The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 53 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 28 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.27% 1.87% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.14% 8.06% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 7
Average salary £36,250 £58,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.03% +37.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.99% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 211 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.64% 23.24% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 160 203 165
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Hampshire

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 22 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Linux
3 23 (52.27%) MCSE
3 23 (52.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
5 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 19 (43.18%) Oracle
6 19 (43.18%) DNS
7 18 (40.91%) SQL
7 18 (40.91%) MySQL
7 18 (40.91%) IIS
7 18 (40.91%) Tomcat
7 18 (40.91%) DHCP
7 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (40.91%) LAMP
7 18 (40.91%) Clustering
7 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
7 18 (40.91%) Windows 8
8 14 (31.82%) Ethical Hacking
8 14 (31.82%) Degree
9 13 (29.55%) CCNA
9 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 11 (25.00%) ISO 9001
11 11 (25.00%) VMware
11 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.00%) Kindle
12 10 (22.73%) Citrix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 18 (40.91%) IIS
1 18 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DNS
2 18 (40.91%) DHCP
3 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) LAN
5 7 (15.91%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) SAN
7 4 (9.09%) VLAN
7 4 (9.09%) tcpdump
7 4 (9.09%) VoIP
7 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 4 (9.09%) Wireless
8 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.82%) CTI
9 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (4.55%) VPN
10 1 (2.27%) SSL
10 1 (2.27%) IPsec
10 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Applications Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Support Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Applications Support
1 9 (20.45%) Applications Support Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Security Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Information Security Specialist
1 9 (20.45%) Information Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Network Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Network Support
4 5 (11.36%) Security Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Principal Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (11.36%) Designer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) LAMP
2 3 (6.82%) NHibernate
2 3 (6.82%) WCF
2 3 (6.82%) REST
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) COM
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) STL
2 3 (6.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Clustering
2 11 (25.00%) Kindle
3 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.45%) CESG
4 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Physics
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Linux
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 18 (40.91%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
2 9 (20.45%) Information Security
2 9 (20.45%) Requirements Management
2 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (15.91%) Cyber Security
4 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.09%) SIEM
6 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) OOD
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.27%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) C++
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
3 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) MCSE
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (31.82%) Degree
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (29.55%) CCNA
4 10 (22.73%) CISSP
5 9 (20.45%) CISM
5 9 (20.45%) CEH
6 6 (13.64%) CCNP
7 5 (11.36%) MCITP
7 5 (11.36%) CCSA
8 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
10 2 (4.55%) GCIA
10 2 (4.55%) GCIH
11 1 (2.27%) GIAC
11 1 (2.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
4 6 (13.64%) XenApp
5 5 (11.36%) XenServer
6 2 (4.55%) Snort
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Citrix
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.09%) Pegasus
7 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
7 2 (4.55%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.27%) IronPort
8 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) Splunk
8 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.27%) Websense
8 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Avaya
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Nokia
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