The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 60 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.36% 0.32% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 3.13% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £44,439
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -12.80%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 64 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.50% 10.37% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 60 104
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Network Security
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Suffolk

Network Security
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 6 £45,000 - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Information Security
3 11 (61.11%) Identity Management
4 10 (55.56%) SIEM
5 9 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) IPsec
7 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) SSL
7 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (33.33%) CCSE
7 6 (33.33%) SSH
7 6 (33.33%) Sourcefire
7 6 (33.33%) CCSA
7 6 (33.33%) PKI
8 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (11.11%) Finance
10 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.56%) Change Management
10 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
10 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (5.56%) Sophos
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco
10 1 (5.56%) CCNP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
4 6 (33.33%) IPsec
4 6 (33.33%) SSL
4 6 (33.33%) SSH
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) IKE
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
1 9 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Identity Management
3 10 (55.56%) SIEM
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCSA
1 6 (33.33%) CCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 6 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Sophos
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) HP