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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 49 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 37 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.32% 2.04% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.21% 8.53% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 7
Average salary £40,000 £58,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.62% +53.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,070 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
215 211 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.09% 23.87% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 189 207 167
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 £24,200 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
4 22 (40.00%) MCSE
4 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (36.36%) DNS
5 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 20 (36.36%) Oracle
6 19 (34.55%) MySQL
6 19 (34.55%) IIS
6 19 (34.55%) SQL
6 19 (34.55%) Tomcat
6 19 (34.55%) DHCP
6 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (34.55%) LAMP
6 19 (34.55%) Clustering
6 19 (34.55%) Degree
6 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (34.55%) Windows 7
6 19 (34.55%) Windows 8
7 15 (27.27%) VMware
7 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 14 (25.45%) Cisco
8 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
8 14 (25.45%) Information Security
8 14 (25.45%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
9 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (21.82%) Kindle

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (34.55%) IIS
1 19 (34.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) DNS
2 19 (34.55%) DHCP
3 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
4 11 (20.00%) Firewall
5 9 (16.36%) tcpdump
6 8 (14.55%) Wireshark
7 5 (9.09%) LAN
7 5 (9.09%) WAN
8 4 (7.27%) VoIP
8 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
8 4 (7.27%) Wireless
8 4 (7.27%) VLAN
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.27%) SAN
9 3 (5.45%) CTI
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.82%) LDAP
11 1 (1.82%) Internet
11 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Network Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Information Specialist
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Support Specialist
4 9 (16.36%) Support Specialist
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (12.73%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Security Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Network Support
7 4 (7.27%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Principal Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Developer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) LAMP
2 3 (5.45%) NHibernate
2 3 (5.45%) WCF
2 3 (5.45%) REST
2 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) COM
2 3 (5.45%) SOAP
2 3 (5.45%) STL
2 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Clustering
2 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
3 12 (21.82%) Kindle
4 10 (18.18%) CESG
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) Physics
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) Windows 7
3 19 (34.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Information Security
1 14 (25.45%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (20.00%) SIEM
2 11 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 9 (16.36%) Requirements Management
4 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Analytics
6 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (9.09%) Network Design
6 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.27%) Information Security Management
7 4 (7.27%) Security Management
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.27%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (5.45%) OO
8 3 (5.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) C++
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) MCSE
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (34.55%) Degree
3 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (20.00%) CISSP
5 10 (18.18%) CCNA
5 10 (18.18%) CISM
5 10 (18.18%) CEH
6 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) CCNP
7 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
8 7 (12.73%) DV Cleared
8 7 (12.73%) GCIA
8 7 (12.73%) GCIH
9 5 (9.09%) GIAC
10 4 (7.27%) ISACA
11 3 (5.45%) MCITP
11 3 (5.45%) CCSA
12 1 (1.82%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.27%) COBIT
2 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.91%) XenApp
5 5 (9.09%) XenServer
6 2 (3.64%) Snort
7 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Oracle
2 15 (27.27%) VMware
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 10 (18.18%) Citrix
4 10 (18.18%) Juniper
5 7 (12.73%) Sourcefire
5 7 (12.73%) LogRhythm
6 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.09%) F5
8 4 (7.27%) Pegasus
8 4 (7.27%) Brocade
9 1 (1.82%) IronPort
9 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.82%) Websense
9 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.82%) HP
9 1 (1.82%) Nokia
9 1 (1.82%) Avaya
9 1 (1.82%) Splunk
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago