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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 95 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.59% 0.94% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 5.28% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 13
Median salary £28,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.75%
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
287 246 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.34% 17.76% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 222 220 249
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 5 £37,500 +33.92% 1
West Wales - 3 £28,500 -
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) QA
3 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 4 (28.57%) PaaS
3 4 (28.57%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 4 (28.57%) NFS
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 4 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 2 (14.29%) WLAN
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (28.57%) Advertising
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) IT Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) CentOS
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) ISMS
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCENT
3 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.14%) CISM
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) NFS
1 4 (28.57%) Squid
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) EMC
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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