The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 34 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 35 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.37% 4.17% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.60% 16.89% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 14
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
162 148 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.85% 24.67% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 103 124 120
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Network Security
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Slough

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 56 (81.16%) Cisco
2 47 (68.12%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (68.12%) Juniper
3 41 (59.42%) CCNP
4 37 (53.62%) CheckPoint
5 36 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (49.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 30 (43.48%) CCIE
8 28 (40.58%) PCI DSS
9 26 (37.68%) F5
9 26 (37.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 26 (37.68%) Data Security
10 25 (36.23%) Firewall
10 25 (36.23%) Windows
11 24 (34.78%) Change Management
11 24 (34.78%) ServiceNow
12 18 (26.09%) Finance
12 18 (26.09%) DNS
12 18 (26.09%) OSPF
12 18 (26.09%) BGP
13 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
14 16 (23.19%) CCNA
14 16 (23.19%) DHCP
14 16 (23.19%) SCCM
14 16 (23.19%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (21.74%) Brocade
15 15 (21.74%) CCSE
15 15 (21.74%) CCSA
15 15 (21.74%) IIS
15 15 (21.74%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (21.74%) IIS
2 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Office
2 10 (14.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
2 34 (49.28%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (36.23%) Firewall
4 18 (26.09%) DNS
4 18 (26.09%) OSPF
4 18 (26.09%) BGP
5 16 (23.19%) DHCP
6 15 (21.74%) VPN
7 14 (20.29%) VoIP
8 13 (18.84%) Wireless
9 12 (17.39%) SSL
10 11 (15.94%) LAN
10 11 (15.94%) WAN
10 11 (15.94%) IPsec
10 11 (15.94%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.14%) MPLS
13 2 (2.90%) Broadband
13 2 (2.90%) WLAN
13 2 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Military
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Network Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Consultant
4 11 (15.94%) Network Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Server Support
6 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.70%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Server Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Security Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) CLARiiON
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) UNIX
3 6 (8.70%) Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Data Security
2 24 (34.78%) Change Management
3 13 (18.84%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (17.39%) Change Control
5 10 (14.49%) Network Management
6 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 8 (11.59%) ITIL
7 4 (5.80%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.35%) SIEM
9 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.90%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.90%) OpenUP
10 1 (1.45%) Information Assurance
10 1 (1.45%) Reverse Engineering
10 1 (1.45%) Brand Management
10 1 (1.45%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (68.12%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (59.42%) CCNP
3 30 (43.48%) CCIE
4 16 (23.19%) CCNA
5 15 (21.74%) CCSE
5 15 (21.74%) CCSA
6 10 (14.49%) JNCIA
6 10 (14.49%) CCSP
7 4 (5.80%) CISSP
7 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.35%) MCSE
9 2 (2.90%) CCIP
9 2 (2.90%) CEH
10 1 (1.45%) CISA
10 1 (1.45%) CISM
10 1 (1.45%) CHFI
10 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (40.58%) PCI DSS
2 26 (37.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.45%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (23.19%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (14.49%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.90%) Nmap
4 2 (2.90%) Samba
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) SCCM
2 12 (17.39%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.90%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) Cisco
2 47 (68.12%) Juniper
3 37 (53.62%) CheckPoint
4 26 (37.68%) F5
5 24 (34.78%) ServiceNow
6 15 (21.74%) Brocade
6 15 (21.74%) HP
6 15 (21.74%) Nokia
7 13 (18.84%) Websense
8 11 (15.94%) Avaya
9 10 (14.49%) McAfee
9 10 (14.49%) SolarWinds
10 9 (13.04%) EMC
11 8 (11.59%) Oracle
12 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
13 3 (4.35%) Citrix
14 2 (2.90%) Novell
14 2 (2.90%) Lotus
15 1 (1.45%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
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