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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 68 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.86% 1.68% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.87% 7.77% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
230 206 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.35% 21.64% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 152 182 165
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (64.10%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 23 (58.97%) XML
4 23 (58.97%) SOAP
4 23 (58.97%) C#
4 23 (58.97%) C++
4 23 (58.97%) Multithreading
4 23 (58.97%) REST
5 22 (56.41%) WCF
5 22 (56.41%) Visual Studio
5 22 (56.41%) .NET
5 22 (56.41%) OOD
6 18 (46.15%) CTI
7 16 (41.03%) STL
7 16 (41.03%) COM
7 16 (41.03%) NHibernate
7 16 (41.03%) LINQ
7 16 (41.03%) Moq
8 12 (30.77%) Finance
8 12 (30.77%) Degree
9 11 (28.21%) Cisco
10 10 (25.64%) WAN
11 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 7 (17.95%) Analytics
12 7 (17.95%) WPF
12 7 (17.95%) LAN
12 7 (17.95%) HTML
13 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.13%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 18 (46.15%) CTI
3 10 (25.64%) WAN
4 9 (23.08%) Firewall
5 7 (17.95%) LAN
6 5 (12.82%) VoIP
7 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 4 (10.26%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) BGP
7 4 (10.26%) VPN
7 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
7 4 (10.26%) Wireless
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.13%) tcpdump
8 2 (5.13%) DNS
8 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Visual Studio
2 16 (41.03%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Architect
5 6 (15.38%) Software Architect
6 5 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (7.69%) Network Designer
8 3 (7.69%) Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Designer
9 2 (5.13%) Technology Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) SOAP
1 23 (58.97%) XML
1 23 (58.97%) REST
2 22 (56.41%) WCF
2 22 (56.41%) .NET
3 16 (41.03%) COM
3 16 (41.03%) STL
3 16 (41.03%) NHibernate
3 16 (41.03%) LINQ
4 7 (17.95%) WPF
4 7 (17.95%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (5.13%) WinForms
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (2.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) iPhone
3 2 (5.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Multithreading
2 22 (56.41%) OOD
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics
4 6 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) MVC
6 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Fault Management
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Budget Control
7 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Network Management
7 2 (5.13%) SIEM
7 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
1 23 (58.97%) C++
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.26%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) GCIA
5 2 (5.13%) GCIH
5 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.82%) F5
4 4 (10.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.13%) Mitel
6 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago