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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 29 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 31 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.30% 2.29% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.75% 10.56% 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 £67,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
157 142 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.91% 21.68% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 141 104 150
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 £28,000 £33,250 £31,500
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 25 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 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 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 36 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 30 (66.67%) Data Security
3 28 (62.22%) Finance
3 28 (62.22%) Windows
3 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
3 28 (62.22%) SCCM
4 27 (60.00%) Juniper
4 27 (60.00%) Cisco
5 26 (57.78%) Websense
6 23 (51.11%) Change Management
6 23 (51.11%) ServiceNow
7 22 (48.89%) F5
8 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (35.56%) ISA Server
9 16 (35.56%) McAfee
9 16 (35.56%) MS Visio
9 16 (35.56%) MS Office
9 16 (35.56%) KVM
10 15 (33.33%) IIS
10 15 (33.33%) ARCserve
11 13 (28.89%) DHCP
11 13 (28.89%) DNS
11 13 (28.89%) CCNA
12 12 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (24.44%) Change Control
14 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
14 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 15 (33.33%) IIS
2 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Office
1 16 (35.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) DHCP
1 13 (28.89%) DNS
2 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (17.78%) SSL
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.11%) NetScreen
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (6.67%) BGP
7 3 (6.67%) IPsec
8 2 (4.44%) Wireless
8 2 (4.44%) OSPF
8 2 (4.44%) VPN
8 2 (4.44%) LAN
8 2 (4.44%) VoIP
8 2 (4.44%) WAN
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.22%) IPv4
9 1 (2.22%) IPv6
General
1 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Principle Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Network Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Operations Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Network Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Head of IT
9 1 (2.22%) IT Operations Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Data Security
2 23 (51.11%) Change Management
3 11 (24.44%) Change Control
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 6 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 6 (13.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.22%) Data Management
6 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Brand Management
6 1 (2.22%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.89%) CCNA
3 7 (15.56%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) CCIE
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CISA
7 1 (2.22%) CISM
7 1 (2.22%) CCSA
7 1 (2.22%) CCSE
7 1 (2.22%) CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) ISEB
7 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 36 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.11%) GPG13
3 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 16 (35.56%) ISA Server
2 16 (35.56%) KVM
3 12 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (11.11%) Snort
4 5 (11.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (62.22%) SCCM
2 15 (33.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco
1 27 (60.00%) Juniper
2 26 (57.78%) Websense
3 23 (51.11%) ServiceNow
4 22 (48.89%) F5
5 16 (35.56%) McAfee
6 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
7 7 (15.56%) HP
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle
8 6 (13.33%) Brocade
9 5 (11.11%) Blue Coat
9 5 (11.11%) Sourcefire
10 3 (6.67%) Avaya
11 1 (2.22%) Nokia
11 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
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