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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 55 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 30 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.50% 1.76% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.71% 7.58% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £58,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.62% +37.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 211 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.26% 23.16% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 166 204 171
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 £27,500 £22,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 28 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Linux
3 24 (52.17%) MCSE
3 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
5 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
6 20 (43.48%) Oracle
6 20 (43.48%) DNS
7 19 (41.30%) DHCP
7 19 (41.30%) IIS
7 19 (41.30%) SQL
7 19 (41.30%) Tomcat
7 19 (41.30%) MySQL
7 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (41.30%) LAMP
7 19 (41.30%) Clustering
7 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
7 19 (41.30%) Windows 8
8 15 (32.61%) Degree
8 15 (32.61%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (28.26%) CCNA
9 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
10 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.09%) ISO 9001
10 12 (26.09%) Kindle
11 11 (23.91%) CISSP
11 11 (23.91%) VMware
11 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 19 (41.30%) IIS
1 19 (41.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) DNS
2 19 (41.30%) DHCP
3 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.39%) Firewall
5 7 (15.22%) LAN
5 7 (15.22%) WAN
6 6 (13.04%) SAN
7 5 (10.87%) tcpdump
8 4 (8.70%) VLAN
8 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
8 4 (8.70%) Wireless
8 4 (8.70%) VoIP
8 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.52%) CTI
10 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (4.35%) VPN
11 1 (2.17%) SSL
11 1 (2.17%) FTP
11 1 (2.17%) HTTP
11 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (41.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Information Security Specialist
1 10 (21.74%) Security Specialist
1 10 (21.74%) Information Specialist
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Applications Specialist
2 9 (19.57%) Support Specialist
2 9 (19.57%) Applications Support
2 9 (19.57%) Applications Support Specialist
3 8 (17.39%) Network Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Network Support
5 5 (10.87%) Designer
5 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Security Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (10.87%) Principal Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) LAMP
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) COM
2 3 (6.52%) SOAP
2 3 (6.52%) STL
2 3 (6.52%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
2 3 (6.52%) WCF
2 3 (6.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Clustering
2 12 (26.09%) Kindle
3 10 (21.74%) CESG
3 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Linux
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
3 19 (41.30%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (21.74%) Risk Management
2 10 (21.74%) Information Security
3 9 (19.57%) Requirements Management
3 9 (19.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (17.39%) Cyber Security
5 5 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.87%) SIEM
5 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) OOD
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.52%) Analytics
7 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C#
2 3 (6.52%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) MCSE
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (32.61%) Degree
3 13 (28.26%) CCNA
3 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (23.91%) CISSP
5 10 (21.74%) CISM
5 10 (21.74%) CEH
6 6 (13.04%) CCNP
7 5 (10.87%) CCSA
7 5 (10.87%) MCITP
7 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.52%) GCIA
9 3 (6.52%) GCIH
9 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.17%) CISA
10 1 (2.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.57%) XenDesktop
4 6 (13.04%) XenApp
5 5 (10.87%) XenServer
6 2 (4.35%) Snort
7 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) VMware
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) Pegasus
7 3 (6.52%) Sourcefire
7 3 (6.52%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.17%) Websense
8 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) Nokia
8 1 (2.17%) Avaya
8 1 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) IronPort
8 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.17%) Splunk
8 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.17%) F5
8 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago