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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 89 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% 0.82% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 3.82% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 15
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
218 262 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.19% 21.56% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 193 231 183
Median salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 1 £45,000 +60.71% 2
Torfaen - 1 - -
Network Security
Wales

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) EMC
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 8 (53.33%) Kerberos
2 8 (53.33%) NFS
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (53.33%) Squid
2 8 (53.33%) iSCSI
2 8 (53.33%) CentOS
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (53.33%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (53.33%) NAS
3 6 (40.00%) PaaS
3 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 6 (40.00%) Big Data
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 6 (40.00%) QA
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Marketing
3 6 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 6 (40.00%) Advertising
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) LAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) iSCSI
2 8 (53.33%) Kerberos
2 8 (53.33%) NAS
2 8 (53.33%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (6.67%) IPsec
8 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
1 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (40.00%) Advertising
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) CentOS
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) High Availability
1 6 (40.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCENT
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) NFS
1 8 (53.33%) Squid
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) iptables
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) EMC
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sage
South Wales
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago