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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 29 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 45 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.77% 4.50% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.63% 17.57% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
169 148 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.41% 25.61% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 103
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 58 (81.69%) Cisco
2 50 (70.42%) Juniper
3 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (53.52%) CCNP
5 35 (49.30%) PCI DSS
6 34 (47.89%) CheckPoint
6 34 (47.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 33 (46.48%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (46.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 32 (45.07%) Data Security
9 29 (40.85%) Windows
9 29 (40.85%) Change Management
9 29 (40.85%) ServiceNow
10 26 (36.62%) F5
11 24 (33.80%) CCIE
12 23 (32.39%) DNS
12 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
12 23 (32.39%) Firewall
12 23 (32.39%) Finance
13 22 (30.99%) SCCM
14 21 (29.58%) DHCP
14 21 (29.58%) VMware ESXi
15 20 (28.17%) Websense
16 19 (26.76%) IIS
17 18 (25.35%) CCNA
17 18 (25.35%) Kalman Filter
18 16 (22.54%) ARCserve
19 15 (21.13%) UNIX
20 14 (19.72%) VPN
20 14 (19.72%) HP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (26.76%) IIS
2 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Office
2 11 (15.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (46.48%) Cisco ASA
1 33 (46.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (32.39%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) DNS
3 21 (29.58%) DHCP
4 14 (19.72%) VPN
4 14 (19.72%) OSPF
4 14 (19.72%) BGP
5 13 (18.31%) VoIP
6 12 (16.90%) SSL
6 12 (16.90%) Wireless
7 11 (15.49%) IPsec
7 11 (15.49%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (15.49%) LAN
7 11 (15.49%) WAN
8 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.23%) MPLS
10 2 (2.82%) NetScreen
10 2 (2.82%) Internet
10 2 (2.82%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Consultant
3 12 (16.90%) Network Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Server Support
6 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.45%) Server Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Operations Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.23%) Server Specialist
9 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.82%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) CLARiiON
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) UNIX
3 5 (7.04%) Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Windows NT
5 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Data Security
2 29 (40.85%) Change Management
3 18 (25.35%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (16.90%) ITIL
5 11 (15.49%) Change Control
6 10 (14.08%) Network Management
7 9 (12.68%) Supplier Management
8 8 (11.27%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.82%) SIEM
10 2 (2.82%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.82%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.82%) Information Security
10 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.82%) OpenUP
10 2 (2.82%) Brand Management
10 2 (2.82%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.82%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (53.52%) CCNP
3 24 (33.80%) CCIE
4 18 (25.35%) CCNA
5 12 (16.90%) CCSA
5 12 (16.90%) CCSE
6 10 (14.08%) JNCIA
6 10 (14.08%) CCSP
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.23%) MCSE
8 3 (4.23%) CISSP
8 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.82%) CCIP
9 2 (2.82%) CEH
10 1 (1.41%) Degree
10 1 (1.41%) CISA
10 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (49.30%) PCI DSS
2 34 (47.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.82%) GPG13
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (29.58%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (15.49%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.82%) Samba
4 2 (2.82%) Snort
4 2 (2.82%) Nmap
4 2 (2.82%) Squid
5 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) SCCM
2 16 (22.54%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.82%) Nessus
Vendors
1 58 (81.69%) Cisco
2 50 (70.42%) Juniper
3 34 (47.89%) CheckPoint
4 29 (40.85%) ServiceNow
5 26 (36.62%) F5
6 20 (28.17%) Websense
7 14 (19.72%) HP
7 14 (19.72%) Brocade
8 13 (18.31%) Oracle
9 12 (16.90%) Nokia
10 11 (15.49%) Avaya
10 11 (15.49%) McAfee
11 10 (14.08%) SolarWinds
12 9 (12.68%) EMC
13 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
14 2 (2.82%) Citrix
14 2 (2.82%) Novell
14 2 (2.82%) Lotus
14 2 (2.82%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago