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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 93 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.17% 0.61% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.59% 4.35% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
198 161 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.61% 13.92% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 148 122 155
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £62,500
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 30 July 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 9 (30.00%) OSPF
5 9 (30.00%) BGP
5 9 (30.00%) CCSE
5 9 (30.00%) LAN
5 9 (30.00%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) CCDP
5 9 (30.00%) CCSA
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (26.67%) Network Management
6 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.00%) Information Security
9 5 (16.67%) McAfee
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (16.67%) CISSP
9 5 (16.67%) SAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) OSPF
2 9 (30.00%) BGP
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
2 9 (30.00%) LAN
2 9 (30.00%) WAN
3 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.67%) DNS
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (10.00%) tcpdump
6 2 (6.67%) Converged Networks
7 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Network Implementation Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Ethical Hacker
4 3 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 8 (26.67%) Network Management
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security
2 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 3 (10.00%) Content Management
5 3 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (10.00%) Network Design
5 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CCNP
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCDP
2 9 (30.00%) CCSA
2 9 (30.00%) CCSE
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) CISM
4 5 (16.67%) CISSP
5 3 (10.00%) SSCP
5 3 (10.00%) CISA
5 3 (10.00%) CEH
5 3 (10.00%) GREM
6 2 (6.67%) GPEN
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.67%) GIAC
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (6.67%) MCP
6 2 (6.67%) MCSE
7 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 5 (16.67%) McAfee
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
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