The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 66 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Internet 19 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.24% 3.77% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.36% 15.89% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 29
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £17,025 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,799 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.00%
Internet
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 214 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.88% 23.75% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 209 161
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Internet
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Southampton region.

Internet Salary Trend in Southampton

Internet
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Southampton

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 26 (45.61%) Security Cleared
2 25 (43.86%) Kalman Filter
3 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
4 22 (38.60%) Linux
5 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 19 (33.33%) Windows
5 19 (33.33%) Cyber Security
6 16 (28.07%) Incident Management
6 16 (28.07%) tcpdump
6 16 (28.07%) SIEM
7 15 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (26.32%) Wireshark
8 14 (24.56%) Sourcefire
8 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
8 14 (24.56%) Change Control
9 13 (22.81%) GIAC
10 12 (21.05%) LAN
10 12 (21.05%) Snort
10 12 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (21.05%) DV Cleared
11 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
11 11 (19.30%) Physics
11 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
11 11 (19.30%) Statistics
11 11 (19.30%) Degree
11 11 (19.30%) DNS
11 11 (19.30%) Machine Learning
12 10 (17.54%) VPN
12 10 (17.54%) Computer Forensics
13 9 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 16 (28.07%) tcpdump
3 15 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (26.32%) Wireshark
4 12 (21.05%) LAN
5 11 (19.30%) DNS
6 10 (17.54%) VPN
7 9 (15.79%) HTTP
7 9 (15.79%) SMTP
8 8 (14.04%) LDAP
8 8 (14.04%) FTP
8 8 (14.04%) WAN
9 7 (12.28%) Firewall
10 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (3.51%) Intranet
11 2 (3.51%) IPsec
12 1 (1.75%) Network Security
12 1 (1.75%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Behat
1 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.53%) Ant
1 6 (10.53%) Maven
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (8.77%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Security Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) Security Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Security Consultant
2 11 (19.30%) Consultant
2 11 (19.30%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Network Support
5 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Network Manager
8 4 (7.02%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Security Operations Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Forensic Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.51%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Gherkin
2 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
1 11 (19.30%) Physics
1 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
1 11 (19.30%) Statistics
2 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) CESG
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Solaris
4 4 (7.02%) UNIX
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Kalman Filter
2 19 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 16 (28.07%) Incident Management
3 16 (28.07%) SIEM
4 14 (24.56%) Change Control
5 12 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (19.30%) Machine Learning
7 10 (17.54%) Computer Forensics
8 9 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (15.79%) Security Testing
8 9 (15.79%) Information Security
9 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.28%) System Testing
10 7 (12.28%) TDD
10 7 (12.28%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.28%) User Stories
10 7 (12.28%) BDD
10 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) C++
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) Security Cleared
2 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.81%) GIAC
4 12 (21.05%) DV Cleared
5 11 (19.30%) Degree
6 8 (14.04%) GCIA
6 8 (14.04%) GCIH
7 6 (10.53%) CEH
8 3 (5.26%) CCNA
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.05%) Snort
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Sourcefire
2 5 (8.77%) Apple
3 4 (7.02%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Foundry
4 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
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Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 26 days ago