The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 88 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.22% 1.06% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.76% 8.57% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £56,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
194 140 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.87% 12.39% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 137 89 120
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) LAN
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 9 (34.62%) OSPF
4 9 (34.62%) BGP
4 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (34.62%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (30.77%) Network Management
5 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 8 (30.77%) CCSA
5 8 (30.77%) CCSE
5 8 (30.77%) CCDP
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security
8 5 (19.23%) CISSP
8 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) Wireless
9 4 (15.38%) CISM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) OSPF
3 9 (34.62%) BGP
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (34.62%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
6 3 (11.54%) tcpdump
6 3 (11.54%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) Converged Networks
8 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Network Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacker
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Network Implementation Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 8 (30.77%) Network Management
2 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (11.54%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCNP
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCDP
2 8 (30.77%) CCSA
2 8 (30.77%) CCSE
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) CISSP
5 4 (15.38%) CISM
5 4 (15.38%) CEH
6 3 (11.54%) GREM
6 3 (11.54%) CISA
7 2 (7.69%) SSCP
7 2 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (7.69%) GIAC
7 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (7.69%) GPEN
8 1 (3.85%) GCIA
8 1 (3.85%) GCIH
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) McAfee
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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