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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 43 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 15 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.92% 2.37% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 11.40% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 18
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +36.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £66,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
147 114 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.60% 20.77% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 123 76 138
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (47.83%) CCNP
4 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
5 8 (34.78%) CCNA
5 8 (34.78%) Juniper
5 8 (34.78%) CISSP
5 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
5 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
6 7 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) OSPF
6 7 (30.43%) BGP
6 7 (30.43%) CCVP
7 6 (26.09%) GIAC
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
7 6 (26.09%) CCSP
7 6 (26.09%) Palo Alto
7 6 (26.09%) F5
7 6 (26.09%) SIEM
7 6 (26.09%) Information Security
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (30.43%) BGP
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) OSPF
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Wireless
4 6 (26.09%) Wireless
5 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
5 5 (21.74%) MPLS
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) FWSM
6 3 (13.04%) Internet
6 3 (13.04%) TACACS
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) Converged Networks
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Information Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Head of IT Security
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) SUSE
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
1 7 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (30.43%) Security Architecture
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) SIEM
3 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
3 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Data Security
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Management
4 3 (13.04%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCNP
3 8 (34.78%) CCNA
3 8 (34.78%) CISSP
4 7 (30.43%) CCVP
5 6 (26.09%) CCSP
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) GIAC
6 2 (8.70%) CCIE
6 2 (8.70%) CISM
7 1 (4.35%) CCDE
7 1 (4.35%) CCDP
7 1 (4.35%) CEH
7 1 (4.35%) CEPT
7 1 (4.35%) CHFI
7 1 (4.35%) CISA
7 1 (4.35%) GCFA
7 1 (4.35%) GCFE
7 1 (4.35%) GREM
7 1 (4.35%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.04%) COBIT
4 2 (8.70%) SLA
5 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
5 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
5 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 2 (8.70%) Nexpose
2 2 (8.70%) RSA Archer
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) Palo Alto
4 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle