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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 86 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.02% 1.57% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.80% 6.76% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
250 281 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.31% 23.17% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 221 226 171
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram 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 11 February 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
(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
Torfaen - 7 £45,000 -
Caerphilly - 3 £40,000 -
Newport - 1 £50,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £37,465 - 1
Network Security
Wales

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (43.75%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (43.75%) NAS
3 7 (43.75%) Squid
3 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 7 (43.75%) Kerberos
3 7 (43.75%) NFS
3 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) Apache
3 7 (43.75%) EMC
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Advertising
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) PaaS
5 5 (31.25%) High Availability
5 5 (31.25%) Big Data
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
2 7 (43.75%) Kerberos
2 7 (43.75%) NAS
2 7 (43.75%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Information Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) WAP
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CESG
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) CSSLP
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) GPG13
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) NFS
1 7 (43.75%) Squid
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) iptables
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) EMC
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
Barry, South Glamorgan
Vale of Glamorgan CC
Salary: From £35,662 to £39,267 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago