The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 92 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.094% 0.28% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 1.75% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 17
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Network Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
188 171 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.65% 15.92% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 164 153 286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 24 December 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
Crawley +1 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) VRRP
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) VPLS
4 2 (40.00%) Cacti

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPLS
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Server Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec