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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 89 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 1.28% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 4.81% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 12
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
214 312 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.69% 26.64% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 190 267 152
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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
Torfaen - 3 £45,000 -
Cardiff -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Network Security
Wales

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) EMC
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 10 (58.82%) Kerberos
2 10 (58.82%) NFS
2 10 (58.82%) Squid
2 10 (58.82%) iSCSI
2 10 (58.82%) CentOS
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (58.82%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (58.82%) NAS
3 8 (47.06%) PaaS
3 8 (47.06%) High Availability
3 8 (47.06%) Big Data
3 8 (47.06%) Mobile Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) Low Latency
3 8 (47.06%) Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
3 8 (47.06%) Advertising
3 8 (47.06%) Data Mining
3 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) 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 10 (58.82%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) iSCSI
2 10 (58.82%) Kerberos
2 10 (58.82%) NAS
2 10 (58.82%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
7 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.76%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Big Data
1 8 (47.06%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 8 (47.06%) Advertising
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Administrator
1 10 (58.82%) Linux Administrator
1 10 (58.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (58.82%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) CentOS
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
1 8 (47.06%) High Availability
1 8 (47.06%) Low Latency
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) BCP
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) ISMS
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CISM
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) CREST Certified
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) NFS
1 10 (58.82%) Squid
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) EMC
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco