The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 93 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 1.21% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 6.23% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 22
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
Network Security
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
265 257 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.16% 19.38% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 235 215 242
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Network Security
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Wales

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Wales

Network Security
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
South Wales -6 6 £30,000 -20.00%
North Wales - 6 £48,750 - 2
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 22 (56.41%) Cisco
3 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
3 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
5 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (33.33%) F5
6 12 (30.77%) Juniper
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (28.21%) Nokia
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.21%) CCNP
8 8 (20.51%) Wireless
8 8 (20.51%) Blue Coat
8 8 (20.51%) Degree
8 8 (20.51%) VPN
8 8 (20.51%) HP
8 8 (20.51%) LAN
9 7 (17.95%) WAN
9 7 (17.95%) SLA
9 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
9 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.38%) Lync
10 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (15.38%) VMware
10 6 (15.38%) OSPF
10 6 (15.38%) BGP
10 6 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (15.38%) Ethernet

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (15.38%) Lync
2 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) Jetty
2 2 (5.13%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Route 53
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (20.51%) Wireless
3 8 (20.51%) LAN
3 8 (20.51%) VPN
4 7 (17.95%) WAN
5 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
5 6 (15.38%) Internet
5 6 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (15.38%) OSPF
5 6 (15.38%) BGP
6 5 (12.82%) EIGRP
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (12.82%) FDDI
6 5 (12.82%) PPP
6 5 (12.82%) RIP
6 5 (12.82%) ADSL
6 5 (12.82%) Broadband
6 5 (12.82%) ISDN
7 4 (10.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Xcode
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Professional Services Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Cocoa
1 3 (7.69%) JSON
1 3 (7.69%) REST
1 3 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (5.13%) Servlets
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Statistics
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
2 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
2 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (12.82%) Information Security
2 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
2 5 (12.82%) Product Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) ISMS
2 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
2 5 (12.82%) Network Management
2 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) Data Security
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) UML
4 3 (7.69%) OO
4 3 (7.69%) OOD
4 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 3 (7.69%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PHP
2 3 (7.69%) C++
2 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (28.21%) CCNP
4 8 (20.51%) Degree
5 5 (12.82%) CCNA
5 5 (12.82%) CISSP
6 4 (10.26%) GSEC
6 4 (10.26%) SAP Certification
6 4 (10.26%) CISA
6 4 (10.26%) CISM
6 4 (10.26%) CRISC
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) GCIA
7 1 (2.56%) CEH
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) QA
3 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) OpenView
1 5 (12.82%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (12.82%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
3 13 (33.33%) F5
4 12 (30.77%) Juniper
5 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) Nokia
6 8 (20.51%) HP
6 8 (20.51%) Blue Coat
7 6 (15.38%) VMware
8 5 (12.82%) 3Com
8 5 (12.82%) Remedy
8 5 (12.82%) Nortel
8 5 (12.82%) BMC
8 5 (12.82%) SAP
8 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
9 4 (10.26%) Avaya
9 4 (10.26%) Siemens
10 3 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (7.69%) Meraki
11 2 (5.13%) RightScale
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