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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 55 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 34 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.36% 1.50% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.65% 7.07% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 7
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
173 198 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.21% 21.15% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 167 148 150
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (50.00%) C#
2 34 (48.57%) .NET
3 30 (42.86%) Firewall
4 28 (40.00%) Cisco
5 27 (38.57%) Visual Studio
5 27 (38.57%) WAN
6 26 (37.14%) CCNP
6 26 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
7 23 (32.86%) WCF
7 23 (32.86%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (28.57%) MVC
8 20 (28.57%) CCIE
9 18 (25.71%) C++
9 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.86%) Wireless
12 15 (21.43%) IP Telephony
13 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 14 (20.00%) HTML
13 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 14 (20.00%) Windows
13 14 (20.00%) LAN
13 14 (20.00%) VoIP
13 14 (20.00%) Web Development
13 14 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 14 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (20.00%) RESTful
13 14 (20.00%) HTML5
13 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (42.86%) Firewall
2 27 (38.57%) WAN
3 23 (32.86%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (22.86%) Wireless
5 15 (21.43%) IP Telephony
6 14 (20.00%) LAN
6 14 (20.00%) VoIP
7 13 (18.57%) TCP/IP
8 12 (17.14%) MPLS
8 12 (17.14%) Skype
9 4 (5.71%) CTI
9 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.29%) VPN
11 2 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (1.43%) DNS
12 1 (1.43%) FCoE
12 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.43%) IPv4
12 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (38.57%) Visual Studio
2 14 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (14.29%) Bower
3 10 (14.29%) Grunt
3 10 (14.29%) gulp
3 10 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 10 (14.29%) Moq
3 10 (14.29%) NUnit
3 10 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (10.00%) Law
4 2 (2.86%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Architect
3 15 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) C# Software Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 9 (12.86%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Blue Coat Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) WCF
3 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (20.00%) HTML
3 14 (20.00%) HTML5
3 14 (20.00%) RESTful
4 13 (18.57%) COM
4 13 (18.57%) LINQ
4 13 (18.57%) NHibernate
4 13 (18.57%) REST
4 13 (18.57%) SOAP
4 13 (18.57%) STL
4 13 (18.57%) XML
5 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 10 (14.29%) CSS
5 10 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 9 (12.86%) Web Services
7 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
1 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.71%) RIA
2 3 (4.29%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.86%) SecurID
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) MVC
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.00%) Web Development
5 13 (18.57%) Multithreading
5 13 (18.57%) OOD
6 12 (17.14%) Network Design
7 11 (15.71%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 10 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (7.14%) Information Security
10 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.71%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) Product Management
10 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.29%) Fault Management
11 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (25.71%) C++
3 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) C
5 4 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) CCNP
1 26 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.57%) CCIE
3 10 (14.29%) Degree
4 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) CCNA
5 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.43%) vSphere
1 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Cisco
2 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.57%) Blue Coat
3 13 (18.57%) F5
4 12 (17.14%) Riverbed
5 10 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.57%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.71%) Juniper
8 3 (4.29%) Forcepoint
8 3 (4.29%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.43%) Avaya
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix
10 1 (1.43%) HP
10 1 (1.43%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.43%) IronPort
10 1 (1.43%) Nokia
10 1 (1.43%) SAP
10 1 (1.43%) Symantec
10 1 (1.43%) VMware
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