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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 91 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 1.29% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 5.16% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 17
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
246 349 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.25% 24.93% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 212 301 191
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -5 4 £45,000 +5.88%
West Wales - 1 £28,500 -
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) EMC
2 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) Kerberos
2 10 (55.56%) NFS
2 10 (55.56%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 10 (55.56%) Squid
2 10 (55.56%) iSCSI
2 10 (55.56%) CentOS
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (55.56%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (55.56%) NAS
3 8 (44.44%) PaaS
3 8 (44.44%) High Availability
3 8 (44.44%) Big Data
3 8 (44.44%) Mobile Marketing
3 8 (44.44%) Low Latency
3 8 (44.44%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) Marketing
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) Data Mining
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Advertising
3 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
5 5 (27.78%) WAN

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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) iSCSI
2 10 (55.56%) Kerberos
2 10 (55.56%) NAS
2 10 (55.56%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (55.56%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) VLAN
6 3 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (11.11%) SSL
7 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.56%) Internet
8 1 (5.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Big Data
1 8 (44.44%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (44.44%) Advertising
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
1 11 (61.11%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) CentOS
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 8 (44.44%) High Availability
1 8 (44.44%) Low Latency
1 8 (44.44%) Mobile Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) ISMS
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CISM
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) CREST Certified
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) NFS
1 10 (55.56%) Squid
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) iptables
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) EMC
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Sage
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco