The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 69 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.18% - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Network Security
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 40 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.84% 10.61% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 79
Average salary £42,500 £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.46% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £55,000 -
Network Security
North East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) POP3
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) IKE
2 3 (75.00%) IPX
2 3 (75.00%) IPX/SPX
2 3 (75.00%) PPP
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) IGRP
2 3 (75.00%) TACACS
2 3 (75.00%) H.323

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) POP3
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) IKE
2 3 (75.00%) IPX
2 3 (75.00%) IPX/SPX
2 3 (75.00%) PPP
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) HP