The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 81 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 22 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.69% 1.94% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.46% 12.70% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 9
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 189 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.78% 15.28% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 149 152 172
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Network Security
Buckinghamshire

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 24 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 10 (37.04%) LAN
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
1 10 (37.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) SSL
2 9 (33.33%) CA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) CCNP
5 5 (18.52%) UNIX
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 3 (11.11%) Netcool
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (11.11%) McAfee
7 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.11%) OpenView
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) SNMP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) LAN
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) SSL
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (11.11%) SNMP
6 2 (7.41%) TACACS
6 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.70%) BGP
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) OSPF
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Network Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Security Officer
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) CCTV
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
2 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.11%) Information Security
2 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
3 2 (7.41%) ISMS
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security Management
3 2 (7.41%) Security Management
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) ITSM
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.41%) GPEN
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) GIAC
5 2 (7.41%) CISM
5 2 (7.41%) CISSP
6 1 (3.70%) CCIP
6 1 (3.70%) CCDA
6 1 (3.70%) CCDP
6 1 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Netcool
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView
1 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) CA
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
6 2 (7.41%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow