The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 78 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.63% 1.54% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.69% 8.43% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,790
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 178 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.40% 18.29% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 239 146 119
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Salisbury - 16 £45,000 -
Swindon -16 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (81.58%) Firewall
2 25 (65.79%) Cisco
3 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (47.37%) Windows
6 17 (44.74%) ITIL
7 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 15 (39.47%) CCNA
9 12 (31.58%) CCNP
10 11 (28.95%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
11 10 (26.32%) LAN
11 10 (26.32%) WAN
11 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
12 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (23.68%) DHCP
12 9 (23.68%) SQL
12 9 (23.68%) CISSP
12 9 (23.68%) HTTP
13 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (18.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
14 7 (18.42%) VLAN
14 7 (18.42%) CESG
14 7 (18.42%) vSphere
14 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
14 7 (18.42%) SCCM
14 7 (18.42%) SCOM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 31 (81.58%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) DNS
3 10 (26.32%) LAN
3 10 (26.32%) WAN
4 9 (23.68%) DHCP
4 9 (23.68%) HTTP
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 7 (18.42%) X.400
6 7 (18.42%) VLAN
6 7 (18.42%) FTP
6 7 (18.42%) SMTP
6 7 (18.42%) DMZ
7 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (7.89%) Wireless
9 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 3 (7.89%) VoIP
10 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
10 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Support
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.26%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Security Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Network Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Application Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
1 1 (2.63%) WCF
1 1 (2.63%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) CESG
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
3 7 (18.42%) Service Management
4 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
8 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.63%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (2.63%) Test Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 15 (39.47%) CCNA
4 12 (31.58%) CCNP
5 9 (23.68%) CISSP
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 5 (13.16%) CCIE
9 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
10 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.63%) CISM
11 1 (2.63%) ISEB
11 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
11 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
11 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) vSphere
3 3 (7.89%) Snort
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
1 7 (18.42%) SCOM
1 7 (18.42%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Cisco
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Juniper
4 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.89%) Sourcefire
4 3 (7.89%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.26%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.63%) HP