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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 46 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.25% 3.22% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.96% 13.97% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 24
Average salary £60,000 £42,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £45,000 £68,500
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
127 136 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.71% 23.05% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 116 147
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 46 (75.41%) Cisco
2 42 (68.85%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (63.93%) CCNP
3 39 (63.93%) CheckPoint
4 35 (57.38%) Juniper
4 35 (57.38%) Cisco ASA
5 33 (54.10%) CCIE
6 29 (47.54%) F5
6 29 (47.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (37.70%) Firewall
8 19 (31.15%) CCSA
8 19 (31.15%) CCSE
8 19 (31.15%) Nokia
9 18 (29.51%) BGP
10 17 (27.87%) Windows
11 16 (26.23%) OSPF
11 16 (26.23%) PCI DSS
12 15 (24.59%) ServiceNow
12 15 (24.59%) Change Management
13 14 (22.95%) Finance
13 14 (22.95%) Data Security
13 14 (22.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
14 13 (21.31%) HP
14 13 (21.31%) Brocade
15 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
15 12 (19.67%) MS Office
16 10 (16.39%) VPN
16 10 (16.39%) MPLS
17 9 (14.75%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 9 (14.75%) IIS
1 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Office
2 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 35 (57.38%) Cisco ASA
2 29 (47.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (37.70%) Firewall
4 18 (29.51%) BGP
5 16 (26.23%) OSPF
6 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (16.39%) VPN
7 10 (16.39%) MPLS
8 9 (14.75%) DHCP
8 9 (14.75%) DNS
8 9 (14.75%) VoIP
8 9 (14.75%) Wireless
9 7 (11.48%) SSL
10 6 (9.84%) IPsec
10 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (8.20%) LAN
12 4 (6.56%) WAN
13 3 (4.92%) Internet
13 3 (4.92%) BIG-IP
13 3 (4.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Network Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Consultant
4 10 (16.39%) Network Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Server Support
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Server Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Senior IT Security Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) IT Support
7 2 (3.28%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) CLARiiON
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Change Management
2 14 (22.95%) Data Security
3 9 (14.75%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (13.11%) Change Control
5 5 (8.20%) Network Management
5 5 (8.20%) ITIL
5 5 (8.20%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.92%) Information Security
8 2 (3.28%) OpenUP
8 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.28%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.64%) Data Analytics
9 1 (1.64%) Analytics
9 1 (1.64%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (1.64%) SIEM
9 1 (1.64%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (68.85%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (63.93%) CCNP
3 33 (54.10%) CCIE
4 19 (31.15%) CCSE
4 19 (31.15%) CCSA
5 9 (14.75%) CCNA
6 6 (9.84%) CISSP
6 6 (9.84%) CCSP
6 6 (9.84%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.28%) CCIP
8 2 (3.28%) CISM
8 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.64%) GCIH
9 1 (1.64%) MCP
9 1 (1.64%) MCSE
9 1 (1.64%) CISA
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.64%) CHFI
9 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) PCI DSS
2 14 (22.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.64%) HIPAA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.75%) ISA Server
2 9 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) SCCM
2 8 (13.11%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (75.41%) Cisco
2 39 (63.93%) CheckPoint
3 35 (57.38%) Juniper
4 29 (47.54%) F5
5 19 (31.15%) Nokia
6 15 (24.59%) ServiceNow
7 13 (21.31%) Brocade
7 13 (21.31%) HP
8 9 (14.75%) McAfee
8 9 (14.75%) Websense
9 8 (13.11%) EMC
10 6 (9.84%) Avaya
11 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.92%) Citrix
13 2 (3.28%) Fortinet
14 1 (1.64%) Crossbeam
14 1 (1.64%) Radware
14 1 (1.64%) VMware
14 1 (1.64%) CA
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