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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 52 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.37% 3.55% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.40% 11.25% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 21
Average salary £57,500 £42,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.90% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
114 160 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.80% 31.56% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 136 121
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 £29,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 28 (73.68%) Cisco
2 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (68.42%) CheckPoint
3 23 (60.53%) CCNP
4 22 (57.89%) CCIE
5 21 (55.26%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (52.63%) Juniper
6 20 (52.63%) Firewall
7 17 (44.74%) F5
8 15 (39.47%) CCSA
8 15 (39.47%) CCSE
8 15 (39.47%) BGP
8 15 (39.47%) Nokia
9 13 (34.21%) Windows
10 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
11 10 (26.32%) MPLS
11 10 (26.32%) OSPF
12 9 (23.68%) CISSP
12 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (21.05%) Linux
14 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
15 6 (15.79%) BIG-IP
15 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
16 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
16 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
16 5 (13.16%) VPLS
16 5 (13.16%) SQL
17 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
17 4 (10.53%) MS Office

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (52.63%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) BGP
4 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 10 (26.32%) MPLS
5 10 (26.32%) OSPF
6 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (15.79%) BIG-IP
8 5 (13.16%) VPLS
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (7.89%) Wireless
9 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 3 (7.89%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) LAN
9 3 (7.89%) VoIP
10 2 (5.26%) WLAN
10 2 (5.26%) WAN
10 2 (5.26%) Broadband
10 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (7.89%) Military
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
1 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Network Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Online Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance
3 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (7.89%) Information Security
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (7.89%) Change Control
3 3 (7.89%) Patch Management
3 3 (7.89%) SDLC
4 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (60.53%) CCNP
3 22 (57.89%) CCIE
4 15 (39.47%) CCSA
4 15 (39.47%) CCSE
5 9 (23.68%) CISSP
6 4 (10.53%) CISM
7 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.26%) CCIP
8 2 (5.26%) CCNA
8 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) MCP
9 1 (2.63%) MCSE
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.63%) CISA
9 1 (2.63%) GCIH
9 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.89%) HIPAA
4 2 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco
2 26 (68.42%) CheckPoint
3 20 (52.63%) Juniper
4 17 (44.74%) F5
5 15 (39.47%) Nokia
6 4 (10.53%) Brocade
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.63%) Crossbeam
9 1 (2.63%) CA
9 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.63%) McAfee
9 1 (2.63%) Websense
9 1 (2.63%) Radware
Slough, Berkshire, South East, United Kingdom
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago