The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 48 42 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.67% 2.86% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.35% 13.64% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 66 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 26.36% 20.95% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 94 59 138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Newbury

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) VPN
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (27.78%) CCNA
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Websense
6 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) 4G
7 4 (22.22%) MCSE
7 4 (22.22%) MCSA
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) CISSP
7 4 (22.22%) 3G
7 4 (22.22%) CISM
8 3 (16.67%) BCP
8 3 (16.67%) MCSD
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (16.67%) Fortinet

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 7 (38.89%) VPN
4 5 (27.78%) VoIP
5 4 (22.22%) 4G
5 4 (22.22%) 3G
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) NetScreen
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Network Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) BCP
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) MCSA
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) MCSD
3 3 (16.67%) MCTS
3 3 (16.67%) MOS
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCSA
5 1 (5.56%) CCSE
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) GPG13
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Squid
1 2 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
4 5 (27.78%) Websense
5 4 (22.22%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (11.11%) Tripwire
7 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
8 1 (5.56%) Sophos
8 1 (5.56%) ArcSight