The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 36 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.58% 2.55% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 14.29% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Network Security
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.26% 17.83% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 28
Average salary £33,500 £28,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Network Security
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Stockport

Network Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware