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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 92 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.93% 0.93% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.42% 3.73% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 14
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
240 322 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.25% 25.06% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 223 282 260
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -9 7 £38,500 -0.64% 1
North Wales - 6 £50,000 -
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
5 8 (27.59%) Wireless
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) HP
6 7 (24.14%) Nokia
6 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (24.14%) CCNP
6 7 (24.14%) VPN
6 7 (24.14%) HTTP
6 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (24.14%) F5
7 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 6 (20.69%) Information Security
7 6 (20.69%) WAN
8 5 (17.24%) DHCP
8 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
8 5 (17.24%) PPP
8 5 (17.24%) RIP
8 5 (17.24%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (17.24%) Nortel
8 5 (17.24%) Java

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
1 5 (17.24%) Jetty
1 5 (17.24%) nginx
1 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
2 4 (13.79%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) SaaS
2 5 (17.24%) PaaS
2 5 (17.24%) Route 53
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) Wireless
3 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (24.14%) HTTP
3 7 (24.14%) VPN
4 6 (20.69%) WAN
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) OSPF
5 5 (17.24%) BGP
5 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
5 5 (17.24%) PPP
5 5 (17.24%) RIP
5 5 (17.24%) ADSL
5 5 (17.24%) Broadband
5 5 (17.24%) ISDN
5 5 (17.24%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JUnit
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
1 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
1 5 (17.24%) Hudson
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Professional Services Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Servlets
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
2 5 (17.24%) Statistics
2 5 (17.24%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) CentOS
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
1 6 (20.69%) Information Security
1 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
2 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
2 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) Network Management
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) JVM Tuning
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps
2 5 (17.24%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
3 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
3 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) Product Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (24.14%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) CISSP
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Certification
5 4 (13.79%) CISA
5 4 (13.79%) CISM
5 4 (13.79%) GSEC
5 4 (13.79%) CRISC
6 1 (3.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) OpenView
1 5 (17.24%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (17.24%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
1 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) Nokia
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (24.14%) F5
4 5 (17.24%) SonicWALL
4 5 (17.24%) RightScale
4 5 (17.24%) Remedy
4 5 (17.24%) 3Com
4 5 (17.24%) BMC
4 5 (17.24%) Nortel
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) Avaya
5 4 (13.79%) SAP
5 4 (13.79%) Siemens
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) Meraki
6 3 (10.34%) Juniper
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