The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 94 104 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -41
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 40 41 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.23% 1.80% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.21% 6.87% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 45
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,775 £62,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
- +8.68%
Network Security
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 597 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.15% 26.28% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 369 366 451
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Security
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Reading

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 87 (76.99%) Firewall
2 81 (71.68%) Cisco
3 55 (48.67%) CheckPoint
4 48 (42.48%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (40.71%) Cisco ASA
6 44 (38.94%) F5
7 43 (38.05%) CCNP
8 38 (33.63%) Juniper
9 37 (32.74%) Presales
10 35 (30.97%) Data Centre
11 34 (30.09%) Wireless
12 31 (27.43%) VPN
12 31 (27.43%) Windows
13 28 (24.78%) Palo Alto
14 27 (23.89%) CCIE
15 25 (22.12%) Linux
16 24 (21.24%) SSL
17 22 (19.47%) Network Design
18 20 (17.70%) Blue Coat
18 20 (17.70%) LAN
19 19 (16.81%) BGP
19 19 (16.81%) OSPF
20 18 (15.93%) MPLS
20 18 (15.93%) WAN
20 18 (15.93%) Degree
21 17 (15.04%) Network Monitoring
22 16 (14.16%) ITIL
22 16 (14.16%) CISSP
22 16 (14.16%) CCNA
22 16 (14.16%) Cisco PIX

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.08%) IBM Domino
2 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.65%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.77%) SAS
6 1 (0.88%) CloudStack
Applications
1 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (76.99%) Firewall
2 46 (40.71%) Cisco ASA
3 34 (30.09%) Wireless
4 31 (27.43%) VPN
5 24 (21.24%) SSL
6 20 (17.70%) LAN
7 19 (16.81%) BGP
7 19 (16.81%) OSPF
8 18 (15.93%) MPLS
8 18 (15.93%) WAN
9 16 (14.16%) Cisco PIX
10 15 (13.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (12.39%) VoIP
12 13 (11.50%) VLAN
13 12 (10.62%) DNS
13 12 (10.62%) HTTP
13 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
14 11 (9.73%) IPsec
15 10 (8.85%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (7.96%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.77%) Big Data
3 2 (1.77%) DB2
3 2 (1.77%) MySQL
3 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.42%) Billing
3 4 (3.54%) Finance
4 3 (2.65%) Back Office
5 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (39.82%) Network Engineer
2 35 (30.97%) Security Engineer
3 29 (25.66%) Consultant
4 28 (24.78%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (15.93%) Security Consultant
6 17 (15.04%) Network Consultant
7 12 (10.62%) Network Operations Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Network Security Consultant
9 9 (7.96%) Cisco Consultant
9 9 (7.96%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 9 (7.96%) Sales Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Architect
10 8 (7.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Data Centre Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Data Network Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Lead Network Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) 802.1X
2 5 (4.42%) Regular Expression
3 3 (2.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.97%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.96%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.19%) Replication
4 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.65%) Statistics
7 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.88%) PKI
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.43%) Windows
2 25 (22.12%) Linux
3 11 (9.73%) Unix
4 8 (7.08%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.42%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.54%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.77%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Presales
2 22 (19.47%) Network Design
3 17 (15.04%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (14.16%) ITIL
5 14 (12.39%) Network Planning
5 14 (12.39%) SIEM
6 11 (9.73%) Product Management
6 11 (9.73%) Project Management
7 10 (8.85%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (7.96%) Migration
9 8 (7.08%) Information Security
9 8 (7.08%) Network Architecture
9 8 (7.08%) Network Management
10 7 (6.19%) Load Balancing
11 6 (5.31%) Change Control
11 6 (5.31%) Change Management
12 5 (4.42%) Business Development
12 5 (4.42%) Malware Analysis
12 5 (4.42%) SWOT Analysis
12 5 (4.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.77%) C
2 2 (1.77%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.88%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) Perl
3 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (42.48%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (38.05%) CCNP
3 27 (23.89%) CCIE
4 18 (15.93%) Degree
5 16 (14.16%) CCNA
5 16 (14.16%) CISSP
6 9 (7.96%) CCIP
6 9 (7.96%) CISM
6 9 (7.96%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (7.96%) Security+ Certification
7 8 (7.08%) CCSE
7 8 (7.08%) CCSP
8 5 (4.42%) CCSA
8 5 (4.42%) CEH
8 5 (4.42%) SANS
9 4 (3.54%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (3.54%) CISA
9 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.65%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.77%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.88%) COSO
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.19%) NFS
4 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.42%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (3.54%) ISA Server
5 4 (3.54%) NDS
5 4 (3.54%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (3.54%) Squid
6 3 (2.65%) Snort
7 2 (1.77%) vSphere
8 1 (0.88%) KVM
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.88%) Xen
8 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Cacti
1 6 (5.31%) Nagios
1 6 (5.31%) SmokePing
2 5 (4.42%) SCCM
3 3 (2.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.88%) Nessus
4 1 (0.88%) Nmap
4 1 (0.88%) QRadar
4 1 (0.88%) Simpana
4 1 (0.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 81 (71.68%) Cisco
2 55 (48.67%) CheckPoint
3 44 (38.94%) F5
4 38 (33.63%) Juniper
5 28 (24.78%) Palo Alto
6 20 (17.70%) Blue Coat
7 15 (13.27%) VMware
8 13 (11.50%) ArcSight
9 12 (10.62%) Microsoft
10 11 (9.73%) Fortinet
11 9 (7.96%) Aruba
11 9 (7.96%) Citrix
12 8 (7.08%) Forcepoint
13 7 (6.19%) Sourcefire
14 6 (5.31%) Red Hat
14 6 (5.31%) Riverbed
14 6 (5.31%) SolarWinds
14 6 (5.31%) Stonesoft
15 5 (4.42%) GFI Software
15 5 (4.42%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar
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Posted: Yesterday
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Fenwick Ryan
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Wipro
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Wipro
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Wipro
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