The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 65 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.88% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.47% 2.17% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 6
Average salary £36,500 £35,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% +26.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.99% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
169 138 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.86% 20.69% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 160 121 88
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
East Midlands

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -10 11 £36,500 +8.95%
Brackley - 2 £55,000 -
Network Security
East Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 19 (59.38%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (40.63%) Legal
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco
6 6 (18.75%) VPN
6 6 (18.75%) Internet
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
7 5 (15.63%) VMware
7 5 (15.63%) WAN
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.50%) EMC
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Adobe
8 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (12.50%) Web Design
8 4 (12.50%) LAMP
8 4 (12.50%) Back Office
8 4 (12.50%) Node.js
8 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) TOGAF

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) VPN
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) Wireless
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) OSPF
4 1 (3.13%) BGP
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Legal
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
1 15 (46.88%) Information Analyst
1 15 (46.88%) Security Analyst
1 15 (46.88%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Replication
1 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Web Design
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.50%) Network Design
4 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 4 (12.50%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) CCSE
3 1 (3.13%) CCSA
3 1 (3.13%) CCDA
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) EMC
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Unisys
4 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle