The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 18 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.65% 0.84% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 3.17% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -28.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 25.58% 26.58% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Network Security
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Stevenage region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Stevenage

Network Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Junos
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) FortiGate
2 9 (90.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) FirePass
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Junos
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) FirePass
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Security Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint