The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 171 176 193
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 73 74 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.31% 1.25% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.75% 6.44% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 30
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +10.58%
Network Security
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1082 1149 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.36% 19.44% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1008 888
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Network Security
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Security Salary Trend in the South West

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Security
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Gloucestershire +4 20 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Bristol +3 17 £40,750 -4.11% 7
Dorset +22 16 £28,000 - 5
Wiltshire -2 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Devon +9 5 £29,500 -1.66%
Somerset -9 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 82 (57.34%) Firewall
2 63 (44.06%) TCP/IP
2 63 (44.06%) Cisco
3 49 (34.27%) VPN
3 49 (34.27%) WAN
3 49 (34.27%) Windows
4 48 (33.57%) LAN
5 47 (32.87%) ITIL
6 46 (32.17%) Linux
6 46 (32.17%) Microsoft
7 43 (30.07%) VMware
8 40 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 39 (27.27%) DNS
10 36 (25.17%) MS Excel
10 36 (25.17%) Security Cleared
11 30 (20.98%) Degree
11 30 (20.98%) Cybersecurity
11 30 (20.98%) HTTP
12 29 (20.28%) CCNA
13 28 (19.58%) Management Information System
14 25 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (17.48%) Information Security
14 25 (17.48%) CISSP
15 24 (16.78%) SC Cleared
15 24 (16.78%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (16.08%) CCNP
16 23 (16.08%) Juniper
16 23 (16.08%) DHCP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 17 (11.89%) Apache
2 14 (9.79%) IIS
3 12 (8.39%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.20%) JBoss
6 6 (4.20%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.80%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 36 (25.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.39%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.20%) MS Office
3 6 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (57.34%) Firewall
2 63 (44.06%) TCP/IP
3 49 (34.27%) VPN
3 49 (34.27%) WAN
4 48 (33.57%) LAN
5 39 (27.27%) DNS
6 30 (20.98%) HTTP
7 24 (16.78%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (16.08%) DHCP
8 23 (16.08%) Wireless
9 22 (15.38%) SMTP
10 20 (13.99%) SAN
10 20 (13.99%) VLAN
10 20 (13.99%) VoIP
11 19 (13.29%) Internet
12 18 (12.59%) FTP
13 14 (9.79%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
14 13 (9.09%) IP Telephony
14 13 (9.09%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) Big Data
3 8 (5.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.20%) Apache Accumulo
5 5 (3.50%) MySQL
6 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (14.69%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.39%) Finance
3 7 (4.90%) Military
4 6 (4.20%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.50%) Banking
6 4 (2.80%) Retail
7 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 19 (13.29%) Analyst
3 16 (11.19%) Support Engineer
4 12 (8.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (7.69%) Developer
6 10 (6.99%) Administrator
6 10 (6.99%) Consultant
7 9 (6.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.29%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (6.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (6.29%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.59%) Lead Network Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Security Consultant
8 8 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 7 (4.90%) Technical Leader
10 6 (4.20%) Security Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Voice Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) ELK Stack
1 6 (4.20%) Kafka
2 4 (2.80%) HTML
3 3 (2.10%) .NET
3 3 (2.10%) J2EE
3 3 (2.10%) JSON
3 3 (2.10%) LAMP
3 3 (2.10%) Web Services
4 2 (1.40%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.40%) CSS
4 2 (1.40%) EJB
4 2 (1.40%) Java EE
4 2 (1.40%) JDBC
4 2 (1.40%) JSF
4 2 (1.40%) JSP
4 2 (1.40%) ODBC
4 2 (1.40%) SOAP
4 2 (1.40%) Spring
4 2 (1.40%) XML
5 1 (0.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.58%) Management Information System
2 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (14.69%) Data Centre
4 18 (12.59%) Mathematics
5 14 (9.79%) Computer Science
6 13 (9.09%) IVR
7 12 (8.39%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (7.69%) CESG
9 10 (6.99%) Cyber Attack
10 9 (6.29%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (6.29%) Statistics
11 7 (4.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (4.90%) iPad
11 7 (4.90%) VHDL
12 5 (3.50%) Driving Licence
12 5 (3.50%) Physics
13 4 (2.80%) Internet of Things
13 4 (2.80%) PKI
14 3 (2.10%) Cryptography
14 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.27%) Windows
2 46 (32.17%) Linux
3 20 (13.99%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.90%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.90%) Unix
7 6 (4.20%) CentOS
8 3 (2.10%) Debian
8 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) ITIL
2 30 (20.98%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (17.48%) Information Security
4 20 (13.99%) Security Operations
4 20 (13.99%) Service Delivery
5 17 (11.89%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (11.89%) PRINCE2
6 13 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 13 (9.09%) Data Security
7 12 (8.39%) Security Architecture
8 11 (7.69%) Computer Security
8 11 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.69%) DevOps
8 11 (7.69%) Load Balancing
9 10 (6.99%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (6.99%) Project Management
9 10 (6.99%) Security Patching
10 9 (6.29%) Protective Monitoring
10 9 (6.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.89%) Java
2 15 (10.49%) C
3 13 (9.09%) C++
4 11 (7.69%) Python
4 11 (7.69%) SQL
5 6 (4.20%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.80%) Perl
7 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.10%) PHP
8 2 (1.40%) C#
8 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.40%) R
9 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (25.17%) Security Cleared
3 30 (20.98%) Degree
4 29 (20.28%) CCNA
5 25 (17.48%) CISSP
6 24 (16.78%) SC Cleared
7 23 (16.08%) CCNP
8 21 (14.69%) DV Cleared
9 13 (9.09%) CEH
10 12 (8.39%) CISA
10 12 (8.39%) CISM
11 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (5.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (5.59%) MCSE
12 8 (5.59%) SANS
13 7 (4.90%) CCVP
13 7 (4.90%) CRISC
14 6 (4.20%) VCP6
14 6 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (2.80%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.90%) SLA
3 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 40 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.99%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.09%) Firmware
4 10 (6.99%) vSphere
5 6 (4.20%) Apache Flume
6 4 (2.80%) Samba
7 3 (2.10%) Snort
7 3 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (9.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 14 (9.79%) Cisco UCCX
2 13 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
3 12 (8.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (8.39%) Tivoli
4 6 (4.20%) FortiGate
4 6 (4.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (4.20%) Kibana
4 6 (4.20%) logstash
4 6 (4.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.40%) SCCM
6 1 (0.70%) FTK
6 1 (0.70%) Nagios
6 1 (0.70%) Puppet
6 1 (0.70%) QRadar
6 1 (0.70%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (44.06%) Cisco
2 46 (32.17%) Microsoft
3 43 (30.07%) VMware
4 23 (16.08%) Juniper
5 20 (13.99%) HP
6 18 (12.59%) EMC
7 17 (11.89%) CheckPoint
8 13 (9.09%) Aruba
8 13 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 12 (8.39%) Brocade
9 12 (8.39%) IBM
9 12 (8.39%) Symantec
9 12 (8.39%) Veeam
10 11 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
10 11 (7.69%) F5
11 9 (6.29%) Intel
12 6 (4.20%) Dell
12 6 (4.20%) Hortonworks
13 4 (2.80%) ArcSight
13 4 (2.80%) Intel Security
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