The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 28 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.83% 3.90% 14.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 16.00% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.17% 24.39% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Shropshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 1 - -
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee