The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 36 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.49% - 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.58% 37.21% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 22
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £54,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Support
2 3 (75.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint