The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 48 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.80% - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% - 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Network Security
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 57 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.32% 12.45% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 62
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Network Security
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Network Security
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) SMTP
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) DMZ
1 6 (100.00%) X.400
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SMTP
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) DMZ
1 6 (100.00%) X.400
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft