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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 48 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.14% 3.09% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 14.75% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 11
Average salary £60,000 £58,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +39.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
147 122 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.25% 20.96% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 100 120
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 9 (40.91%) CISSP
4 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (36.36%) CCNP
6 7 (31.82%) Information Security
6 7 (31.82%) PCI DSS
7 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
7 6 (27.27%) SIEM
7 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 6 (27.27%) CCNA
7 6 (27.27%) Juniper
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Internet
8 5 (22.73%) GIAC
8 5 (22.73%) OSPF
8 5 (22.73%) BGP
8 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (18.18%) F5
9 4 (18.18%) CCVP
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
9 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 4 (18.18%) Finance

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (22.73%) BGP
3 5 (22.73%) Internet
3 5 (22.73%) OSPF
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) IPsec
7 1 (4.55%) SSL
7 1 (4.55%) TACACS
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Information Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Head of Security
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 6 (27.27%) SIEM
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 3 (13.64%) Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) OpenUP
6 2 (9.09%) Presales
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Network Management
7 1 (4.55%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CISSP
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
4 6 (27.27%) CCNA
5 5 (22.73%) GIAC
6 4 (18.18%) CCSP
6 4 (18.18%) CCVP
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) CCIE
7 3 (13.64%) CISM
8 2 (9.09%) CEPT
8 2 (9.09%) CHFI
8 2 (9.09%) GCFA
8 2 (9.09%) GCFE
8 2 (9.09%) GREM
9 1 (4.55%) CCDE
9 1 (4.55%) CCDP
9 1 (4.55%) CEH
9 1 (4.55%) CISA
9 1 (4.55%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (31.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.64%) COBIT
3 3 (13.64%) SLA
4 2 (9.09%) HIPAA
5 1 (4.55%) ISO 14001
5 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Nessus
2 1 (4.55%) Nexpose
2 1 (4.55%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 4 (18.18%) F5
3 4 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £50000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago