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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 79 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.47% 1.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.03% 6.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
185 175 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.98% 19.34% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 139 148 203
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 30 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) Cisco
3 17 (34.00%) Firewall
4 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (32.00%) Information Security
4 16 (32.00%) PCI DSS
5 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.00%) Degree
6 13 (26.00%) Windows
7 12 (24.00%) Linux
7 12 (24.00%) Juniper
7 12 (24.00%) SIEM
8 11 (22.00%) CCNP
8 11 (22.00%) CCNA
8 11 (22.00%) Security Management
8 11 (22.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 10 (20.00%) F5
10 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (16.00%) Sourcefire
11 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
11 8 (16.00%) WCF
11 8 (16.00%) LINQ
11 8 (16.00%) NHibernate
11 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
11 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) GoldMine
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) Firewall
2 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (16.00%) WAN
3 8 (16.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (14.00%) CTI
4 7 (14.00%) VoIP
5 6 (12.00%) Wireless
5 6 (12.00%) MPLS
5 6 (12.00%) BGP
5 6 (12.00%) DNS
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (8.00%) IP Telephony
6 4 (8.00%) VPN
6 4 (8.00%) LAN
6 4 (8.00%) Multicast
7 3 (6.00%) HSRP
7 3 (6.00%) OSPF
7 3 (6.00%) IPsec
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (16.00%) Moq
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Security Engineer
2 15 (30.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Network Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Security Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Information Security Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Network Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Information Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Technology Manager
7 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Designer
8 3 (6.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) WCF
1 8 (16.00%) LINQ
1 8 (16.00%) NHibernate
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
1 8 (16.00%) COM
1 8 (16.00%) SOAP
1 8 (16.00%) STL
1 8 (16.00%) XML
1 8 (16.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) iPhone
3 4 (8.00%) IPTV
3 4 (8.00%) iPad
4 3 (6.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Information Security
2 12 (24.00%) SIEM
3 11 (22.00%) Security Management
4 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (16.00%) Security Architecture
5 8 (16.00%) OOD
5 8 (16.00%) Analytics
6 7 (14.00%) Cyber Security
6 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Line Management
8 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Network Design
9 4 (8.00%) CRM
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) C#
1 8 (16.00%) C++
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.00%) Degree
3 11 (22.00%) CCNP
3 11 (22.00%) CCNA
4 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) GCIA
5 7 (14.00%) GCIH
6 5 (10.00%) CCDP
7 4 (8.00%) GIAC
7 4 (8.00%) CCIE
7 4 (8.00%) ISACA
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.00%) CCSE
8 1 (2.00%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (22.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.00%) COBIT
3 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Cisco
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.00%) Juniper
4 10 (20.00%) F5
5 8 (16.00%) Sourcefire
5 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.00%) LogRhythm
7 4 (8.00%) Brocade
7 4 (8.00%) SonicWALL
7 4 (8.00%) Mitel
7 4 (8.00%) VMware
7 4 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago