The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 75 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.56% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 4.00% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £36,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.67% -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 75 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.92% 14.07% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 91 60 96
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £49,140 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Network Security
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Somerset

Network Security
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -14 1 £36,500 +19.67% 1
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience Design
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) Android SDK
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience Design
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint