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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 93 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.34% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 3.70% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
202 162 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.35% 14.61% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 158 148 226
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 20 October 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 -6 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) SCOM
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Network Management
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (16.67%) HSRP
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPLS
4 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) VRRP
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JDBC
1 2 (16.67%) JMS
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (16.67%) NFS
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) Cacti
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper