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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 17 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.54% 0.93% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 3.17% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
40 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 26.14% 29.30% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 36
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £54,000
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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (75.00%) Junos
4 9 (75.00%) F5
4 9 (75.00%) FortiGate
4 9 (75.00%) Juniper
4 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
4 9 (75.00%) FirePass
4 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) IIS
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) pfSense
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) FirePass
2 9 (75.00%) Junos
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
2 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (75.00%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix