The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.92% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.46% 39.74% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Scotland

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Network Security
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Network Security Salary Trend in West Lothian

Network Security
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Bathgate - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
Network Security
Scotland

Network Security
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) GCIA
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Novell
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
1 1 (25.00%) GCIA
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Novell
West Lothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago