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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 48 77 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.54% 3.54% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.59% 12.24% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 35
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
414 629 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.51% 28.88% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 266 465 413
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 59 (73.75%) Firewall
2 47 (58.75%) Cisco
3 46 (57.50%) CheckPoint
4 41 (51.25%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (45.00%) Juniper
6 35 (43.75%) CCIE
7 29 (36.25%) CCNP
8 27 (33.75%) CCSP
8 27 (33.75%) Network Design
9 26 (32.50%) VPN
9 26 (32.50%) F5
10 24 (30.00%) Palo Alto
11 20 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 19 (23.75%) Information Security
12 19 (23.75%) Fortinet
12 19 (23.75%) Network Management
13 18 (22.50%) SaaS
13 18 (22.50%) Security Operations
13 18 (22.50%) HP
14 17 (21.25%) CCNA
14 17 (21.25%) Internet
14 17 (21.25%) Wireless
15 16 (20.00%) Blue Coat
15 16 (20.00%) DNS
15 16 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 16 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
15 16 (20.00%) Presales
15 16 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (20.00%) Cisco IOS

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 4 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.00%) MS Office
2 12 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (15.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) SaaS
2 6 (7.50%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.25%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (73.75%) Firewall
2 26 (32.50%) VPN
3 17 (21.25%) Internet
3 17 (21.25%) Wireless
4 16 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (20.00%) DNS
4 16 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (16.25%) BGP
6 12 (15.00%) OSPF
7 9 (11.25%) MPLS
7 9 (11.25%) Wireshark
8 8 (10.00%) EIGRP
9 7 (8.75%) BIG-IP
10 6 (7.50%) LAN
10 6 (7.50%) SSL
10 6 (7.50%) WAN
11 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.25%) snoop
11 5 (6.25%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) DB2
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) Big Data
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
1 4 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 32 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 25 (31.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 20 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Data Centre Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Data Network Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Network Operations Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) NOC Engineer
7 12 (15.00%) Juniper Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Consultant
8 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Architect
9 8 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (8.75%) Network Support
10 7 (8.75%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (6.25%) Security Support Engineer
11 5 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
12 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.00%) Clustering
5 4 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) iPad
5 4 (5.00%) PKI
5 4 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Unix
2 9 (11.25%) Linux
2 9 (11.25%) Windows
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.25%) Solaris
5 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Network Design
2 19 (23.75%) Information Security
2 19 (23.75%) Network Management
3 18 (22.50%) Security Operations
4 16 (20.00%) Presales
5 15 (18.75%) Network Architecture
5 15 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
5 15 (18.75%) Network Planning
6 14 (17.50%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.50%) Security Management
7 12 (15.00%) Content Management
7 12 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.25%) Change Management
9 5 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.25%) ITIL
9 5 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 5 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 41 (51.25%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (43.75%) CCIE
3 29 (36.25%) CCNP
4 27 (33.75%) CCSP
5 17 (21.25%) CCNA
6 15 (18.75%) CCIP
6 15 (18.75%) JNCIS
7 13 (16.25%) CCSE
8 6 (7.50%) JNCIP
9 5 (6.25%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.50%) CISSP
10 2 (2.50%) CREST Certified
10 2 (2.50%) GCIA
10 2 (2.50%) GCIH
10 2 (2.50%) GIAC
10 2 (2.50%) GREM
10 2 (2.50%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.25%) CCSA
11 1 (1.25%) MCP
11 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) COBIT
2 1 (1.25%) COSO
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) ProxySG
2 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 47 (58.75%) Cisco
2 46 (57.50%) CheckPoint
3 36 (45.00%) Juniper
4 26 (32.50%) F5
5 24 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (23.75%) Fortinet
8 18 (22.50%) HP
9 16 (20.00%) Blue Coat
10 12 (15.00%) Imperva
10 12 (15.00%) Intel Security
10 12 (15.00%) Proofpoint
10 12 (15.00%) Sourcefire
10 12 (15.00%) TippingPoint
10 12 (15.00%) VMware
11 5 (6.25%) NetApp
11 5 (6.25%) NetScout
12 4 (5.00%) Forcepoint
12 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.00%) Stonesoft
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