The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 68 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.01% 1.01% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.98% 6.06% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £45,050 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Network Security
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 66 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.83% 16.58% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 111 63 88
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Northampton

Network Security
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 11 (61.11%) Legal
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) CCDA
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) NETGEAR

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 11 (61.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
1 14 (77.78%) Security Analyst
1 14 (77.78%) Information Analyst
1 14 (77.78%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) NETGEAR