The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 44 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 0 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.72% - 10.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.93% - 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 45 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.31% 15.73% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 41
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,599 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Network Security
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Solihull region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Solihull

Network Security
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) SSL
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Change Management
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) SecurID
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Junos
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Fujitsu
3 6 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) SSL
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Junos
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Fujitsu
3 6 (60.00%) Fortinet