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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 34 65 41
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.10% 1.37% 4.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 6.92% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 16
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £31,200 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
91 130 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.71% 19.76% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77 112 112
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 13 (59.09%) Linux
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
6 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 8 (36.36%) CCNP
7 7 (31.82%) HP
7 7 (31.82%) Python
7 7 (31.82%) MCSE
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) SAN
7 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
7 7 (31.82%) CentOS
7 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
7 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
7 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
7 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
7 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (31.82%) Open Source

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) SAN
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) VoIP
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) NAS
4 5 (22.73%) SMTP
4 5 (22.73%) SNMP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) 3G
6 1 (4.55%) BGP
6 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) OSPF
6 1 (4.55%) SS7
6 1 (4.55%) TACACS
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
1 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
2 5 (22.73%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (22.73%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 4G Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) CentOS
4 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
1 7 (31.82%) Open Source
1 7 (31.82%) Web Operations
2 6 (27.27%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
7 1 (4.55%) Demand Management
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
4 7 (31.82%) MCSE
5 5 (22.73%) CCVP
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (4.55%) CCIE
7 1 (4.55%) CISSP
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
1 7 (31.82%) Salt
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) HP
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 6 (27.27%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.55%) VMware