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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 44 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 27 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.09% 0.65% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.93% 4.55% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 3
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
129 88 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.55% 14.22% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 65
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 37 (84.09%) Cisco
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (43.18%) WAN
3 19 (43.18%) Firewall
4 17 (38.64%) Juniper
5 16 (36.36%) CCNP
6 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) LAN
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
7 14 (31.82%) CheckPoint
8 13 (29.55%) Network Management
9 11 (25.00%) JNCIS
10 10 (22.73%) Blue Coat
10 10 (22.73%) H.323
10 10 (22.73%) VoIP
10 10 (22.73%) VPN
11 9 (20.45%) CCIE
11 9 (20.45%) MPLS
11 9 (20.45%) BGP
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (18.18%) Unified Communications
12 8 (18.18%) ProxySG
13 7 (15.91%) CCNA
13 7 (15.91%) ITIL
13 7 (15.91%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
14 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (13.64%) Splunk

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (4.55%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) WAN
1 19 (43.18%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) LAN
3 10 (22.73%) VoIP
3 10 (22.73%) VPN
3 10 (22.73%) H.323
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (20.45%) MPLS
4 9 (20.45%) BGP
5 8 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (11.36%) VLAN
7 5 (11.36%) EIGRP
7 5 (11.36%) IPv6
8 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.09%) IPv4
8 4 (9.09%) OSPF
8 4 (9.09%) SCCP
8 4 (9.09%) IPsec
9 3 (6.82%) TACACS
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Designer
2 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Network Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Network Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Security Designer
4 4 (9.09%) Lead Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Network Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
4 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.55%) IVR
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Network Management
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Information Security
3 6 (13.64%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
4 5 (11.36%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
7 2 (4.55%) WFM
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.27%) Network Design
8 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (36.36%) CCNP
3 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
4 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 11 (25.00%) JNCIS
6 9 (20.45%) CCIE
7 7 (15.91%) Degree
7 7 (15.91%) CCNA
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) CCDA
9 1 (2.27%) CCDP
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.27%) HND
9 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) ProxySG
2 6 (13.64%) Snort
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (9.09%) Netcool
3 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Cisco
2 17 (38.64%) Juniper
3 14 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (22.73%) Blue Coat
5 6 (13.64%) Splunk
5 6 (13.64%) LogLogic
6 5 (11.36%) Tandberg
6 5 (11.36%) Sourcefire
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix
6 5 (11.36%) Symantec
6 5 (11.36%) McAfee
6 5 (11.36%) VMware
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) Dell
8 3 (6.82%) F5
9 2 (4.55%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) Brocade
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
10 1 (2.27%) BT
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago