The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 83 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.79% 1.21% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 9.70% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Average salary £31,025 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.43% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,615 £58,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 134 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.99% 12.47% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Network Security
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Nottingham

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) F5
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) IBM
7 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
7 4 (28.57%) EMC
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) NetApp
7 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) CESG
7 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
7 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (28.57%) NAS
7 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 4 (28.57%) Local Government
7 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) NAS
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) VLAN
9 1 (7.14%) OSPF
9 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
9 1 (7.14%) IGRP
9 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CESG
1 4 (28.57%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) EMC
5 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
7 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix