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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 42 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 18 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.14% 2.60% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 9.46% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 22
Average salary £58,750 £42,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.88% -35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
123 148 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.43% 27.51% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 127 132
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 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 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 29 (60.42%) CCIE
3 29 (60.42%) CCNP
4 27 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (52.08%) F5
6 23 (47.92%) Juniper
7 21 (43.75%) Firewall
8 19 (39.58%) CCSA
8 19 (39.58%) CCSE
8 19 (39.58%) Nokia
9 16 (33.33%) Windows
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (31.25%) BGP
11 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.83%) MPLS
12 10 (20.83%) OSPF
13 9 (18.75%) CISSP
13 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
14 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 8 (16.67%) MS Office
15 7 (14.58%) Linux
15 7 (14.58%) HP
15 7 (14.58%) Brocade
15 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
16 6 (12.50%) BIG-IP
16 6 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
17 5 (10.42%) Kalman Filter

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 4 (8.33%) IIS
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (43.75%) Firewall
3 16 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (31.25%) BGP
5 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (20.83%) MPLS
6 10 (20.83%) OSPF
7 6 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (12.50%) BIG-IP
8 5 (10.42%) VPLS
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (10.42%) DNS
8 5 (10.42%) DHCP
9 3 (6.25%) VPN
9 3 (6.25%) LAN
9 3 (6.25%) VoIP
9 3 (6.25%) Internet
9 3 (6.25%) Wireless
10 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (4.17%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Military
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Network Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Server Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.17%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support
7 2 (4.17%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.25%) Online Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) Change Management
1 5 (10.42%) Data Security
1 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
1 5 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (6.25%) Information Security
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance
3 3 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (6.25%) Change Control
4 2 (4.17%) Security Architecture
4 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (4.17%) Security Management
4 2 (4.17%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) Ruby
3 2 (4.17%) Perl
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (60.42%) CCIE
2 29 (60.42%) CCNP
3 19 (39.58%) CCSA
3 19 (39.58%) CCSE
4 9 (18.75%) CISSP
5 4 (8.33%) CISM
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) CCIP
7 2 (4.17%) CCNA
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.08%) MCP
8 1 (2.08%) MCSE
8 1 (2.08%) CISA
8 1 (2.08%) CHFI
8 1 (2.08%) GCIH
8 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.25%) HIPAA
5 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) ISA Server
2 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 32 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 25 (52.08%) F5
4 23 (47.92%) Juniper
5 19 (39.58%) Nokia
6 7 (14.58%) Brocade
6 7 (14.58%) HP
7 5 (10.42%) McAfee
7 5 (10.42%) Websense
7 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
8 4 (8.33%) EMC
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.25%) Citrix
10 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.08%) Crossbeam
11 1 (2.08%) CA
11 1 (2.08%) Radware
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 25 days ago