The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.96% 5.49% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 21.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 13.73% 25.27% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 7
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £43,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Network Security
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Sussex

Network Security
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA