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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 63 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.24% 4.44% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 17.72% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 22
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £44,100 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
135 158 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.87% 25.08% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 120 107 122
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £47,500 £65,000
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 9 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) SLA
3 7 (36.84%) CISSP
4 6 (31.58%) CCNP
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) Information Security
6 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (15.79%) GREM
7 3 (15.79%) GCFE
7 3 (15.79%) CEPT
7 3 (15.79%) GCFA
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.79%) CHFI
7 3 (15.79%) Ruby
7 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
7 3 (15.79%) HIPAA
7 3 (15.79%) OpenUP
7 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (15.79%) GIAC
7 3 (15.79%) Network Design
7 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) CISM
7 3 (15.79%) Python
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) PHP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) BGP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) DMZ
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
4 2 (10.53%) IPsec
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) OSPF
4 2 (10.53%) SSL
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
1 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) OpenUP
3 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.26%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.26%) Database Security
4 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
4 3 (15.79%) CEPT
4 3 (15.79%) CHFI
4 3 (15.79%) CISM
4 3 (15.79%) GCFA
4 3 (15.79%) GCFE
4 3 (15.79%) GIAC
4 3 (15.79%) GREM
5 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) HIPAA
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Crossbeam
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Redknee
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + OTE, Car Allow and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago