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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 106 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% 0.57% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.83% 2.94% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
209 238 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.79% 19.43% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 198 204 276
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(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 -4 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Horsham - 3 £47,500 -
Chichester - 2 £50,000 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) SSL
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
4 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Junos
4 2 (22.22%) DMZ
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) PKI
4 2 (22.22%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) ISPF
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) CCSE

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) DMZ
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) Junos
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) ADSL
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (11.11%) ISPF
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
1 1 (11.11%) Database Security
1 1 (11.11%) High Availability
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Release Management
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) SOA
1 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Brocade
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) VMware