The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 80 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.11% 1.64% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.74% 7.92% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,011
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Network Security
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
253 240 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.38% 20.76% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 231 212 206
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Security
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Network Security Salary Trend in South Wales

Network Security
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the South Wales 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
Cardiff -12 4 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Caerphilly +9 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Network Security
Wales

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (53.33%) Juniper
3 16 (53.33%) CCNP
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (40.00%) F5
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
6 11 (36.67%) CISSP
6 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) HP
8 8 (26.67%) CCSA
8 8 (26.67%) CCDA
8 8 (26.67%) BGP
8 8 (26.67%) JNCIA
8 8 (26.67%) JNCIE
8 8 (26.67%) HSRP
9 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (23.33%) Linux
9 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
10 6 (20.00%) McAfee
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) LAN
11 5 (16.67%) SAP
11 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
11 5 (16.67%) UNIX

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (26.67%) BGP
3 8 (26.67%) HSRP
4 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (20.00%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 5 (16.67%) VRRP
6 5 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 5 (16.67%) IPsec
6 5 (16.67%) FWSM
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.33%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Network Support
5 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
5 1 (3.33%) Security Management
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) ISMS
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (53.33%) CCNP
2 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (36.67%) CISSP
3 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) CCSA
4 8 (26.67%) CCDA
4 8 (26.67%) JNCIA
4 8 (26.67%) JNCIE
5 5 (16.67%) SAP Certification
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) CCSP
6 2 (6.67%) CEH
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) Juniper
3 12 (40.00%) F5
4 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
5 9 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (20.00%) McAfee
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago