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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 57 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 26 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.39% 3.71% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.35% 17.11% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 17
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -38.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,200 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
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
229 187 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.82% 21.67% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 166 167 178
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (62.75%) C#
2 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) Visual Studio
3 29 (56.86%) Windows
3 29 (56.86%) TCP/IP
4 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
4 28 (54.90%) SOAP
4 28 (54.90%) XML
4 28 (54.90%) C++
4 28 (54.90%) WCF
4 28 (54.90%) Multithreading
4 28 (54.90%) REST
5 27 (52.94%) OOD
6 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
7 21 (41.18%) CTI
8 20 (39.22%) STL
8 20 (39.22%) LINQ
8 20 (39.22%) NHibernate
8 20 (39.22%) Moq
9 18 (35.29%) COM
10 15 (29.41%) Degree
10 15 (29.41%) Cisco
11 12 (23.53%) WAN
11 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (23.53%) HTML
12 11 (21.57%) Firewall
12 11 (21.57%) Finance
12 11 (21.57%) HTML5
13 9 (17.65%) MVC
14 8 (15.69%) WPF

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) TCP/IP
2 21 (41.18%) CTI
3 12 (23.53%) WAN
4 11 (21.57%) Firewall
5 8 (15.69%) VoIP
6 7 (13.73%) LAN
7 6 (11.76%) VPN
7 6 (11.76%) Wireless
8 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (9.80%) MPLS
8 5 (9.80%) OSPF
8 5 (9.80%) BGP
9 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.84%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
10 2 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (3.92%) IPsec
10 2 (3.92%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.96%) FCoE
11 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (60.78%) Visual Studio
2 20 (39.22%) Moq
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.96%) Grunt
5 1 (1.96%) Bower
5 1 (1.96%) gulp
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Architect
4 10 (19.61%) Software Architect
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 28 (54.90%) SOAP
2 28 (54.90%) XML
2 28 (54.90%) WCF
2 28 (54.90%) REST
3 20 (39.22%) NHibernate
3 20 (39.22%) LINQ
3 20 (39.22%) STL
4 18 (35.29%) COM
5 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.53%) HTML
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
7 8 (15.69%) WPF
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.84%) RESTful
10 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.96%) CSS
10 1 (1.96%) CGI
10 1 (1.96%) WinForms
10 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) RIA
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Multithreading
2 27 (52.94%) OOD
3 9 (17.65%) MVC
4 8 (15.69%) Analytics
5 7 (13.73%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.84%) Fault Management
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.88%) Product Management
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Web Development
9 2 (3.92%) People Management
9 2 (3.92%) Network Management
9 2 (3.92%) SIEM
9 2 (3.92%) Budget Control
9 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) C#
2 28 (54.90%) C++
3 4 (7.84%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.80%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) GCIA
6 2 (3.92%) GCIH
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco
3 7 (13.73%) F5
3 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
4 6 (11.76%) Juniper
5 1 (1.96%) Nokia
5 1 (1.96%) Intel
5 1 (1.96%) Websense
5 1 (1.96%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.96%) IronPort
5 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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