The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 21 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.02% - 5.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.51% - 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £41,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 29.32% 27.74% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 56
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) Change Management
2 9 (81.82%) SecurID
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Junos
3 7 (63.64%) Fujitsu
3 7 (63.64%) Retail
3 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) pfSense
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Junos
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Security Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) pfSense
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Fujitsu
4 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) McAfee