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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 44 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.57% 3.44% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.94% 11.86% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 30
Median salary £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
340 607 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.55% 29.00% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 219 470 389
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 £27,500 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 24 February 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (69.41%) Firewall
2 49 (57.65%) Cisco
3 48 (56.47%) CheckPoint
4 37 (43.53%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (42.35%) Juniper
6 35 (41.18%) CCIE
7 32 (37.65%) Palo Alto
8 31 (36.47%) CCSP
9 29 (34.12%) VPN
10 28 (32.94%) F5
11 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
12 25 (29.41%) Fortinet
13 24 (28.24%) Security Operations
13 24 (28.24%) Information Security
13 24 (28.24%) Internet
14 22 (25.88%) HP
14 22 (25.88%) Network Design
14 22 (25.88%) Blue Coat
14 22 (25.88%) Security Operations Centre
15 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
16 20 (23.53%) JNCIS
16 20 (23.53%) CCNP
17 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
17 19 (22.35%) Security Management
17 19 (22.35%) Imperva
17 19 (22.35%) Kalman Filter
18 18 (21.18%) Risk Management
18 18 (21.18%) CCSE
18 18 (21.18%) SLA
18 18 (21.18%) Intel Security

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 (4.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.00%) MS Office
2 17 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) SaaS
2 7 (8.24%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (69.41%) Firewall
2 29 (34.12%) VPN
3 24 (28.24%) Internet
4 16 (18.82%) Wireless
5 15 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (11.76%) BGP
6 10 (11.76%) DNS
6 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (10.59%) OSPF
8 6 (7.06%) MPLS
8 6 (7.06%) Wireshark
9 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
9 5 (5.88%) SSL
9 5 (5.88%) VLAN
10 4 (4.71%) Kerberos
10 4 (4.71%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (3.53%) HTTP
11 3 (3.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) DB2
2 4 (4.71%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) Big Data
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
1 4 (4.71%) Marketing
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Security Engineer
2 31 (36.47%) Senior Security Engineer
3 25 (29.41%) Network Engineer
4 17 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Lead Network Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) Architect
6 14 (16.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) Data Centre Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) Data Network Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) Network Operations Engineer
7 12 (14.12%) NOC Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Security Architect
9 8 (9.41%) Consultant
10 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.88%) SOC Engineer
12 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 4 (4.71%) Administrator
12 4 (4.71%) Data Architect
12 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.18%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.71%) iPad
4 4 (4.71%) PKI
4 4 (4.71%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.71%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Unix
2 12 (14.12%) Windows
3 10 (11.76%) Linux
4 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.71%) Solaris
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Information Security
1 24 (28.24%) Security Operations
2 22 (25.88%) Network Design
3 19 (22.35%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (22.35%) Security Management
4 18 (21.18%) Risk Management
5 17 (20.00%) Content Management
5 17 (20.00%) Network Management
6 16 (18.82%) Presales
7 15 (17.65%) Network Architecture
7 15 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (16.47%) Network Planning
9 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.88%) ITIL
10 5 (5.88%) Migration
10 5 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (5.88%) Process Improvement
11 4 (4.71%) CRM
11 4 (4.71%) ERP
11 4 (4.71%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (43.53%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (41.18%) CCIE
3 31 (36.47%) CCSP
4 20 (23.53%) CCNP
4 20 (23.53%) JNCIS
5 18 (21.18%) CCSE
6 16 (18.82%) CCNA
7 14 (16.47%) CCIP
8 2 (2.35%) Degree
8 2 (2.35%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.35%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.18%) CISSP
9 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) GCIA
9 1 (1.18%) GCIH
9 1 (1.18%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.18%) MCP
9 1 (1.18%) MCTS
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) COBIT
2 1 (1.18%) COSO
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) ProxySG
2 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.18%) NFS
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Simpana
3 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Cisco
2 48 (56.47%) CheckPoint
3 36 (42.35%) Juniper
4 32 (37.65%) Palo Alto
5 28 (32.94%) F5
6 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
7 25 (29.41%) Fortinet
8 22 (25.88%) Blue Coat
8 22 (25.88%) HP
9 19 (22.35%) Imperva
10 18 (21.18%) Intel Security
11 17 (20.00%) Proofpoint
11 17 (20.00%) Sourcefire
11 17 (20.00%) TippingPoint
12 14 (16.47%) VMware
13 5 (5.88%) NetApp
14 4 (4.71%) EMC
14 4 (4.71%) Forcepoint
14 4 (4.71%) Oracle
14 4 (4.71%) Stonesoft
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