The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 27 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.83% 4.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 33.03% 43.18% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 14
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +22.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Telford

Network Security
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CCDP
4 2 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Nokia
4 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat