The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 69 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.80% 6.13% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.38% 21.51% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 30
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
Network Security
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
188 186 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.14% 28.48% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 176 173 174
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Southampton

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 22 (61.11%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) WAN
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco
4 18 (50.00%) Windows
5 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (44.44%) F5
7 15 (41.67%) LAN
8 14 (38.89%) VoIP
8 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
9 13 (36.11%) DHCP
10 12 (33.33%) DNS
10 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 12 (33.33%) IIS
11 11 (30.56%) VPN
11 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
11 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
11 11 (30.56%) CA
11 11 (30.56%) Stonesoft
11 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (30.56%) Network Architecture
11 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
11 11 (30.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 11 (30.56%) Barracuda Networks
11 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (27.78%) Linux
13 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (25.00%) CCNP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (33.33%) IIS
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) WAN
3 15 (41.67%) LAN
4 14 (38.89%) VoIP
5 13 (36.11%) DHCP
6 12 (33.33%) DNS
7 11 (30.56%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (22.22%) Wireless
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (13.89%) MPLS
9 5 (13.89%) Skype
10 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
11 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 19 (52.78%) Security Engineer
3 18 (50.00%) IT Engineer
4 17 (47.22%) IT Security Engineer
5 13 (36.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Wireless Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
10 3 (8.33%) Analyst
10 3 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
2 1 (2.78%) RESTful
2 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) CentOS
4 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 5 (13.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 11 (30.56%) Network Architecture
2 6 (16.67%) Network Design
2 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (8.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Data Security
4 1 (2.78%) Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Network Management
4 1 (2.78%) People Management
4 1 (2.78%) Product Management
4 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) C
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) CCNP
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (19.44%) CCIE
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) CCNA
4 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) F5
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) Barracuda Networks
4 11 (30.56%) CA
4 11 (30.56%) Stonesoft
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.89%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.89%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.78%) NICE Systems
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
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