The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 34 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.22% 1.05% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 3.67% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £62,500 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% +9.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 109 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 31.01% 28.53% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56 80 62
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Newbury

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 17 (58.62%) Windows
1 17 (58.62%) CISSP
1 17 (58.62%) CISM
2 16 (55.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (48.28%) Firewall
4 13 (44.83%) VPN
5 12 (41.38%) WAN
5 12 (41.38%) LAN
6 11 (37.93%) ITIL
6 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) CISA
6 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
6 11 (37.93%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (37.93%) COBIT
6 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (37.93%) PCI QSA
6 11 (37.93%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
7 8 (27.59%) Network Design
8 7 (24.14%) Wireless
9 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 6 (20.69%) VMware
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.69%) SAN
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) VPN
3 12 (41.38%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
4 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (24.14%) Wireless
6 6 (20.69%) SAN
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.90%) MPLS
8 2 (6.90%) VoIP
9 1 (3.45%) WLAN
9 1 (3.45%) OSPF
9 1 (3.45%) BGP
9 1 (3.45%) 3G
9 1 (3.45%) GSM
9 1 (3.45%) IPsec
9 1 (3.45%) FWSM
9 1 (3.45%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Consultant
2 14 (48.28%) Security Consultant
3 11 (37.93%) IT Consultant
3 11 (37.93%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
1 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
1 11 (37.93%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (37.93%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (27.59%) Network Design
3 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) SIEM
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) CISSP
1 17 (58.62%) CISM
2 11 (37.93%) PCI QSA
2 11 (37.93%) CISA
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) CCIE
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) CCSA
5 1 (3.45%) CCSE
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) CCSP
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (37.93%) COBIT
3 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds