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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 78 89 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 38 60 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.34% 2.45% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 9.09% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 67
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
518 660 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.94% 26.97% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 328 491 476
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 3 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 61 (72.62%) Firewall
2 56 (66.67%) Cisco
3 48 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (52.38%) CheckPoint
5 42 (50.00%) CCNP
6 38 (45.24%) Juniper
7 34 (40.48%) VPN
7 34 (40.48%) F5
8 29 (34.52%) Palo Alto
9 26 (30.95%) CCIE
10 25 (29.76%) Network Design
11 22 (26.19%) MPLS
12 21 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 20 (23.81%) BIG-IP
14 18 (21.43%) DNS
14 18 (21.43%) TCP/IP
15 17 (20.24%) CCSP
15 17 (20.24%) Wireless
15 17 (20.24%) SaaS
15 17 (20.24%) Presales
16 16 (19.05%) CCNA
17 15 (17.86%) Network Management
18 14 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
18 14 (16.67%) BGP
18 14 (16.67%) SSL
18 14 (16.67%) Unix
18 14 (16.67%) Linux
18 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
19 13 (15.48%) EIGRP
19 13 (15.48%) OSPF

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 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
2 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) SaaS
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (72.62%) Firewall
2 34 (40.48%) VPN
3 22 (26.19%) MPLS
4 20 (23.81%) BIG-IP
5 18 (21.43%) DNS
5 18 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 17 (20.24%) Wireless
7 14 (16.67%) BGP
7 14 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (16.67%) SSL
8 13 (15.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (15.48%) EIGRP
8 13 (15.48%) OSPF
9 10 (11.90%) snoop
9 10 (11.90%) tcpdump
9 10 (11.90%) Wireshark
10 8 (9.52%) Internet
10 8 (9.52%) LAN
10 8 (9.52%) WAN
11 6 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) DB2
1 5 (5.95%) MySQL
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Big Data
General
1 9 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (55.95%) Network Engineer
2 33 (39.29%) Security Engineer
3 24 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (20.24%) Lead Network Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) Support Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Consultant
6 12 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
7 11 (13.10%) Architect
7 11 (13.10%) Network Support
7 11 (13.10%) Network Support Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Security Support Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Presales Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.95%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.95%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (4.76%) iPad
5 4 (4.76%) PKI
5 4 (4.76%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.57%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
1 14 (16.67%) Unix
2 11 (13.10%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.76%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Network Design
2 17 (20.24%) Presales
3 15 (17.86%) Network Management
4 14 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 12 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (14.29%) Network Planning
6 11 (13.10%) Change Management
6 11 (13.10%) Information Security
6 11 (13.10%) ITIL
7 10 (11.90%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 10 (11.90%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.90%) Trend Analysis
8 9 (10.71%) Migration
9 8 (9.52%) Security Operations
10 7 (8.33%) CRM
10 7 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 6 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (5.95%) Content Management
12 5 (5.95%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 48 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (50.00%) CCNP
3 26 (30.95%) CCIE
4 17 (20.24%) CCSP
5 16 (19.05%) CCNA
6 12 (14.29%) CCIP
7 8 (9.52%) JNCIS
8 7 (8.33%) JNCIP
9 6 (7.14%) CCSE
9 6 (7.14%) CISSP
9 6 (7.14%) JNCIE
10 4 (4.76%) Degree
10 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (3.57%) CISM
12 2 (2.38%) GCIA
12 2 (2.38%) GCIH
12 2 (2.38%) GIAC
12 2 (2.38%) GREM
12 2 (2.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) SAS 70
3 1 (1.19%) COBIT
3 1 (1.19%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.95%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (66.67%) Cisco
2 44 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 38 (45.24%) Juniper
4 34 (40.48%) F5
5 29 (34.52%) Palo Alto
6 13 (15.48%) Fortinet
7 12 (14.29%) HP
8 11 (13.10%) Blue Coat
8 11 (13.10%) VMware
9 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.90%) NetScout
10 6 (7.14%) NetApp
10 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 6 (7.14%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.95%) Citrix
11 5 (5.95%) EMC
11 5 (5.95%) Imperva
11 5 (5.95%) Intel Security
11 5 (5.95%) Oracle
11 5 (5.95%) TippingPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago