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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 91 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 1.72% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 7.42% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
254 310 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.77% 23.13% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 226 240 190
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 February 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
(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 11 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (43.75%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (43.75%) NAS
3 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 7 (43.75%) Squid
3 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) Kerberos
3 7 (43.75%) NFS
3 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 7 (43.75%) EMC
3 7 (43.75%) Apache
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) PaaS
5 5 (31.25%) High Availability
5 5 (31.25%) Big Data
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
5 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) Advertising

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 7 (43.75%) Kerberos
3 7 (43.75%) NAS
3 7 (43.75%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (6.25%) DMZ
8 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (6.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Information Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) WAP
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CESG
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CSSLP
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) GPG13
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) NFS
1 7 (43.75%) Squid
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) iptables
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) EMC
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
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