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 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 90 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.68% 1.25% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 7.11% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.99% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
165 197 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.97% 17.56% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 124 158 150
Average salary £47,750 £40,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.90% +10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (40.00%) SSL
1 12 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) CA
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) CCNA
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.33%) UNIX
6 4 (13.33%) Linux
7 3 (10.00%) Windows
7 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (10.00%) TACACS
7 3 (10.00%) MPLS
7 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
8 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (6.67%) SABSA
8 2 (6.67%) GPEN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SSL
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.00%) TACACS
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
4 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) SNMP
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) SMS
6 1 (3.33%) 3GPP
6 1 (3.33%) UMTS
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) GSM
6 1 (3.33%) OSPF
6 1 (3.33%) BGP
6 1 (3.33%) SS7
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Security Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (6.67%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Server Support
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) CCTV
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (13.33%) Information Security
3 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (6.67%) SABSA
4 2 (6.67%) Fault Management
4 2 (6.67%) ISMS
4 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) CCNP
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) GPEN
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.67%) CISM
5 2 (6.67%) GIAC
5 2 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (3.33%) CCIP
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCDA
6 1 (3.33%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) CCSE
6 1 (3.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Zenoss
1 2 (6.67%) Netcool
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) CA
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.67%) F5
4 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.67%) Computacenter
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee