The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 63 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.16% 2.10% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 13.10% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £28,080
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +24.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
Network Security
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.54% 16.06% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 107 71 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
5 3 (37.50%) Snort
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) JNCIS
6 2 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) CISSP
7 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) CISM
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) IPsec
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Application Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) ETL
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Snort
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Tandberg