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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 36 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 28 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.82% 1.48% 4.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.93% 6.16% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 22
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
117 146 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.32% 24.05% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 102 112 130
Average salary £42,000 £44,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.40% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £60,000
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 17 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 38 (73.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 38 (73.08%) PCI DSS
2 35 (67.31%) Cisco
2 35 (67.31%) Juniper
3 34 (65.38%) Windows
4 32 (61.54%) Data Security
5 30 (57.69%) Active Directory
5 30 (57.69%) SCCM
6 27 (51.92%) Finance
7 25 (48.08%) Websense
8 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (42.31%) Change Management
9 22 (42.31%) ServiceNow
10 21 (40.38%) F5
11 20 (38.46%) DNS
11 20 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
12 18 (34.62%) DHCP
13 17 (32.69%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (30.77%) IIS
15 15 (28.85%) CCNA
16 14 (26.92%) ARCserve
17 13 (25.00%) Oracle
17 13 (25.00%) MS Office
17 13 (25.00%) UNIX
17 13 (25.00%) MS Visio
17 13 (25.00%) ISA Server
17 13 (25.00%) McAfee
17 13 (25.00%) KVM
18 12 (23.08%) ITIL
18 12 (23.08%) Firewall

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (30.77%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Office
1 13 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) DNS
2 18 (34.62%) DHCP
3 12 (23.08%) Firewall
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.38%) SSL
6 5 (9.62%) NetScreen
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (7.69%) WAN
7 4 (7.69%) LAN
8 3 (5.77%) BGP
8 3 (5.77%) IPsec
9 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.85%) Wireless
9 2 (3.85%) OSPF
9 2 (3.85%) Internet
9 2 (3.85%) VoIP
9 2 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Architect
1 14 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Server Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Network Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Network Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Principle Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Operations Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
1 2 (3.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) UNIX
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.85%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows NT
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Data Security
2 22 (42.31%) Change Management
3 20 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (23.08%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
5 9 (17.31%) Change Control
6 6 (11.54%) Information Security
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.77%) Security Architecture
9 2 (3.85%) Network Management
9 2 (3.85%) Brand Management
9 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.85%) SIEM
10 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.92%) Data Management
10 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.92%) Project Management
10 1 (1.92%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) CCNA
3 10 (19.23%) CCNP
4 7 (13.46%) CCIE
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CISSP
6 2 (3.85%) CCSA
6 2 (3.85%) CCSE
6 2 (3.85%) CEH
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) CCSP
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CISA
7 1 (1.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (73.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 38 (73.08%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.62%) GPG13
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.69%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (25.00%) KVM
3 13 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 5 (9.62%) Snort
4 5 (9.62%) Squid
5 2 (3.85%) Nmap
5 2 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (57.69%) SCCM
2 14 (26.92%) ARCserve
3 2 (3.85%) Nessus
4 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) Cisco
1 35 (67.31%) Juniper
2 25 (48.08%) Websense
3 22 (42.31%) ServiceNow
4 21 (40.38%) F5
5 13 (25.00%) McAfee
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
7 8 (15.38%) HP
8 7 (13.46%) Brocade
9 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
9 5 (9.62%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.85%) Avaya
10 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.85%) Nokia
10 2 (3.85%) Novell
10 2 (3.85%) Lotus
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 5 days ago