The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 31 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.23% - 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.99% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.42% 8.54% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 11
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Kent

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) ProxySG
2 4 (57.14%) CCSE
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Websense
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Security Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCSE
1 4 (57.14%) JNCIS
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSA
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Websense
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Sun