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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 63 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.26% 1.06% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 4.69% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £80,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
45 64 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.48% 22.54% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 57 43
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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