The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 100 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% 1.67% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 8.30% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £62,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
258 253 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.52% 20.14% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 228 205 169
Average salary £35,500 £36,250 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -18.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network Security
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Security Salary Trend in West Sussex

Network Security
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Network Security
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Gatwick -2 2 £34,250 -0.72%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Network Management
6 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) JMS
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 3 (30.00%) NFS
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) JDBC
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Middleware

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JMS
1 3 (30.00%) JDBC
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp