The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 77 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 4.35% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 69 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.43% 12.26% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 105 58 84
Average salary £36,500 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.87% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
South West

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 1 August 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 - 1 £55,000 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience Design
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (80.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (80.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience Design
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification