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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 100 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 15 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.15% 0.33% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.95% 1.69% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
252 237 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.35% 19.60% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 216 207 162
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
(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
Horsham - 9 £40,000 -
Gatwick -7 3 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (41.67%) LAN
4 10 (41.67%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (20.83%) Change Management
8 5 (20.83%) Juniper
8 5 (20.83%) SLA
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Lync
10 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
10 3 (12.50%) Line Management
10 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
10 3 (12.50%) Mitel
10 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
10 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
10 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 3 (12.50%) Security Management
10 3 (12.50%) BT

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) LAN
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.33%) NX-OS
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Support Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JDBC
1 2 (8.33%) JMS
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Line Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Security Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CCNP
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.83%) Juniper
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) BT
5 3 (12.50%) Mitel
5 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Avaya