The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 54 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.88% 1.72% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.57% 13.04% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £28,080 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.06% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,964 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 69 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.48% 13.22% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 105 64 83
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,080 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Wiltshire

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (32.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) Information Security
5 7 (28.00%) Network Management
6 6 (24.00%) Splunk
6 6 (24.00%) LogLogic
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (24.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (24.00%) Snort
6 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (24.00%) UNIX
7 5 (20.00%) VoIP
7 5 (20.00%) MPLS
7 5 (20.00%) CCNP
7 5 (20.00%) BGP
7 5 (20.00%) H.323
7 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.00%) Juniper
8 4 (16.00%) CCIE
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (8.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) LAN
1 9 (36.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (20.00%) VoIP
4 5 (20.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.00%) BGP
4 5 (20.00%) H.323
5 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (12.00%) TACACS
6 3 (12.00%) SCCP
7 2 (8.00%) QSIG
7 2 (8.00%) DPNSS
7 2 (8.00%) IPsec
7 2 (8.00%) OSPF
7 2 (8.00%) PBX
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Product Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Development Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) IVR
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Information Security
1 7 (28.00%) Network Management
2 6 (24.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) WFM
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCIE
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) CCSP
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) CCIP
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Snort
2 4 (16.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.00%) Netcool
1 3 (12.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (24.00%) Splunk
3 6 (24.00%) LogLogic
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) TOWER Software
6 2 (8.00%) Tandberg
6 2 (8.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago