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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 80 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.93% 1.20% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 8.21% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 17
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £36,950 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £47,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
135 134 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.62% 14.68% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 82 113 146
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) SSL
3 8 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (28.57%) CA
4 7 (25.00%) MPLS
4 7 (25.00%) CCNP
5 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.86%) CISSP
6 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 4 (14.29%) CCNA
7 4 (14.29%) CCDA
7 4 (14.29%) OSPF
7 4 (14.29%) BGP
7 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) SNMP
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) Information Security
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.71%) UNIX
8 3 (10.71%) EIGRP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) SSL
3 7 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (14.29%) OSPF
4 4 (14.29%) BGP
4 4 (14.29%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (14.29%) SNMP
5 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
5 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
5 3 (10.71%) RTSP
5 3 (10.71%) Multicast
6 2 (7.14%) TACACS
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.14%) Wireless
6 2 (7.14%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) SS7
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) SMS
7 1 (3.57%) 3GPP
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Security Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Network Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Security Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Officer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) CCTV
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security
2 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) ISMS
4 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (7.14%) SABSA
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) CISSP
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CCDA
5 3 (10.71%) CCIE
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) GPEN
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CISM
6 2 (7.14%) GIAC
7 1 (3.57%) CCSA
7 1 (3.57%) CCSE
7 1 (3.57%) CCDP
7 1 (3.57%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
1 1 (3.57%) Netcool
1 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) CA
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) HP