The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 18 43 17
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.16% 1.33% 11.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 15.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 8
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £22,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Network Security
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 29.93% 8.89% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 20
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Network Security
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Maidstone region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Maidstone

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 20 (90.91%) Juniper
1 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 18 (81.82%) F5
4 17 (77.27%) Firewall
5 15 (68.18%) WAN
5 15 (68.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 14 (63.64%) Blue Coat
6 14 (63.64%) Windows
6 14 (63.64%) Websense
7 13 (59.09%) CCSE
7 13 (59.09%) JNCIS
8 12 (54.55%) Linux
9 11 (50.00%) LAN
9 11 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (45.45%) SonicWALL
10 10 (45.45%) PRINCE
10 10 (45.45%) ITIL
10 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2
11 7 (31.82%) Aruba
11 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
11 7 (31.82%) Lumension
11 7 (31.82%) OSPF
11 7 (31.82%) McAfee
11 7 (31.82%) BGP
11 7 (31.82%) MS Office
11 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
11 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
11 7 (31.82%) Microsoft

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 15 (68.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) OSPF
4 7 (31.82%) BGP
5 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 4 (18.18%) Junos
7 3 (13.64%) RIP
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
General
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Security Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
1 10 (45.45%) PRINCE2
1 10 (45.45%) PRINCE
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CCSE
1 13 (59.09%) JNCIS
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (22.73%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Juniper
1 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 18 (81.82%) F5
4 14 (63.64%) Websense
4 14 (63.64%) Blue Coat
5 10 (45.45%) SonicWALL
6 7 (31.82%) Aruba
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) McAfee
6 7 (31.82%) Lumension