The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank - 46 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £41,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
Network Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.92% 11.54% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 28
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
4 4 (44.44%) TACACS
4 4 (44.44%) SSH
4 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
4 4 (44.44%) FirePass
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (44.44%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) Junos
4 4 (44.44%) FortiGate
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) FTP
4 4 (44.44%) RIP
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) SSH
2 4 (44.44%) FirePass
2 4 (44.44%) Junos
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) FTP
2 4 (44.44%) RIP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
2 4 (44.44%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix