The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 31 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 33 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.75% 2.29% 4.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.29% 10.20% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 22
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
155 147 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.70% 22.48% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 137 108 147
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (78.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 36 (78.26%) PCI DSS
2 31 (67.39%) Windows
3 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 30 (65.22%) Data Security
3 30 (65.22%) SCCM
4 28 (60.87%) Finance
4 28 (60.87%) Juniper
4 28 (60.87%) Cisco
5 27 (58.70%) Websense
6 23 (50.00%) F5
7 22 (47.83%) ServiceNow
7 22 (47.83%) Change Management
8 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (34.78%) McAfee
9 16 (34.78%) ISA Server
9 16 (34.78%) ARCserve
9 16 (34.78%) MS Visio
9 16 (34.78%) IIS
9 16 (34.78%) MS Office
9 16 (34.78%) KVM
10 15 (32.61%) DHCP
10 15 (32.61%) DNS
11 14 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (23.91%) CCNA
13 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
13 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (21.74%) Change Control
13 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (34.78%) IIS
2 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Visio
1 16 (34.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DHCP
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) Firewall
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (13.04%) SSL
4 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (10.87%) NetScreen
6 1 (2.17%) BGP
6 1 (2.17%) 3G
6 1 (2.17%) IPv4
6 1 (2.17%) IPv6
6 1 (2.17%) 2G
6 1 (2.17%) IPsec
General
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Server Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Network Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Principle Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Network Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Operations Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Design Authority
9 1 (2.17%) Sales Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Design Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Design Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
1 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (17.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Data Security
2 22 (47.83%) Change Management
3 10 (21.74%) Change Control
4 9 (19.57%) ITIL
5 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security
7 2 (4.35%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.35%) Brand Management
7 2 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.17%) SIEM
8 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.17%) Data Management
8 1 (2.17%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.91%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) CCNP
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (13.04%) CCIE
5 2 (4.35%) CCSA
5 2 (4.35%) CCSE
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) CISA
6 1 (2.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (78.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 36 (78.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.87%) GPG13
3 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) ISA Server
2 16 (34.78%) KVM
3 14 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.87%) Squid
4 5 (10.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 30 (65.22%) SCCM
2 16 (34.78%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Juniper
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 27 (58.70%) Websense
3 23 (50.00%) F5
4 22 (47.83%) ServiceNow
5 16 (34.78%) McAfee
6 8 (17.39%) Oracle
7 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
7 7 (15.22%) HP
8 6 (13.04%) Brocade
9 5 (10.87%) Blue Coat
9 5 (10.87%) Sourcefire
10 2 (4.35%) Nokia
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago