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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.23% 0.92% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 4.42% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 17
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
117 226 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.46% 20.75% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 197 216
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,800 £53,500
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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Newport -8 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 - 1
Network Security
Wales

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 6 (54.55%) Squid
3 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) QA
3 6 (54.55%) Advertising
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Apache
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Data Mining
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Kerberos
3 6 (54.55%) NFS
3 6 (54.55%) iSCSI
3 6 (54.55%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (54.55%) NAS
3 6 (54.55%) PaaS
3 6 (54.55%) High Availability
3 6 (54.55%) Big Data
3 6 (54.55%) Mobile Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Low Latency
4 3 (27.27%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 6 (54.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) iSCSI
1 6 (54.55%) Kerberos
1 6 (54.55%) NAS
1 6 (54.55%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Big Data
1 6 (54.55%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Advertising
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) CentOS
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Low Latency
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile First
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Office Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CISA
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CCENT
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) GIAC
3 1 (9.09%) GPEN
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) NFS
1 6 (54.55%) Squid
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) EMC
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bipsync UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum with stock options, company pension
Posted: 4 days ago