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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 45 52 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 33 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.78% 3.66% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.07% 16.40% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 16
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -31.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
219 189 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.74% 22.31% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 177 164 200
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 36 (62.07%) C#
2 35 (60.34%) .NET
2 35 (60.34%) Visual Studio
3 29 (50.00%) WCF
4 27 (46.55%) Windows
5 26 (44.83%) TCP/IP
6 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
6 25 (43.10%) SOAP
6 25 (43.10%) XML
6 25 (43.10%) C++
6 25 (43.10%) Multithreading
6 25 (43.10%) REST
7 24 (41.38%) OOD
8 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
9 20 (34.48%) CTI
10 19 (32.76%) HTML
10 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET
11 18 (31.03%) HTML5
12 17 (29.31%) Moq
12 17 (29.31%) LINQ
12 17 (29.31%) NHibernate
12 17 (29.31%) STL
13 16 (27.59%) MVC
13 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (25.86%) COM
14 15 (25.86%) Firewall
15 13 (22.41%) Cisco
15 13 (22.41%) Degree
16 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (18.97%) RESTful

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) TCP/IP
2 20 (34.48%) CTI
3 15 (25.86%) Firewall
4 11 (18.97%) WAN
5 7 (12.07%) LAN
5 7 (12.07%) VoIP
5 7 (12.07%) VPN
6 5 (8.62%) Wireless
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.90%) IP Telephony
7 4 (6.90%) MPLS
7 4 (6.90%) OSPF
7 4 (6.90%) BGP
8 2 (3.45%) IPsec
8 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.72%) Multicast
9 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.72%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (60.34%) Visual Studio
2 17 (29.31%) Moq
3 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.34%) NUnit
5 5 (8.62%) Selenium
5 5 (8.62%) Jasmine
5 5 (8.62%) Grunt
5 5 (8.62%) Bower
5 5 (8.62%) gulp
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) C# Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Architect
4 13 (22.41%) Software Architect
5 11 (18.97%) Software Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Architect
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Architect
9 5 (8.62%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Network Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Analyst
10 4 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) .NET
2 29 (50.00%) WCF
3 25 (43.10%) SOAP
3 25 (43.10%) XML
3 25 (43.10%) REST
4 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET
4 19 (32.76%) HTML
5 18 (31.03%) HTML5
6 17 (29.31%) LINQ
6 17 (29.31%) NHibernate
6 17 (29.31%) STL
7 15 (25.86%) COM
8 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (18.97%) RESTful
10 8 (13.79%) WPF
11 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
11 5 (8.62%) CSS
11 5 (8.62%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.72%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Client/Server
2 6 (10.34%) RIA
2 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) SecurID
3 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Multithreading
2 24 (41.38%) OOD
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
3 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Web Development
5 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 7 (12.07%) OO
5 7 (12.07%) Analytics
6 6 (10.34%) Product Management
7 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.62%) Manual Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Fault Management
9 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.17%) SIEM
9 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.45%) Coaching
10 2 (3.45%) People Management
10 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) C++
3 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) VBScript
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) CCNA
3 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) CCIE
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) GCIA
5 1 (1.72%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) vSphere
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCOM
1 1 (1.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) Juniper
4 6 (10.34%) F5
4 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.17%) Websense
6 2 (3.45%) McAfee
7 1 (1.72%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.72%) IronPort
7 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.72%) Nokia
7 1 (1.72%) Intel
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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