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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 84 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.83% 1.12% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.40% 8.00% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £45,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
250 150 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.78% 13.97% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 212 108 234
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
Swindon +13 19 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Corsham - 1 £30,000 -
Devizes - 1 £75,000 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 36 (73.47%) Cisco
2 30 (61.22%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (53.06%) Firewall
4 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
4 22 (44.90%) Juniper
4 22 (44.90%) WAN
5 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared
5 20 (40.82%) CCNP
6 15 (30.61%) VPN
7 13 (26.53%) Network Management
7 13 (26.53%) Windows
8 12 (24.49%) LAN
8 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.49%) JNCIS
9 11 (22.45%) CCIE
9 11 (22.45%) VoIP
9 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
10 10 (20.41%) H.323
11 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
11 9 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (18.37%) VLAN
11 9 (18.37%) CCNA
11 9 (18.37%) Blue Coat
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (16.33%) MPLS
12 8 (16.33%) BGP
12 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
13 7 (14.29%) Blackberry
13 7 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (14.29%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 22 (44.90%) WAN
3 15 (30.61%) VPN
4 12 (24.49%) LAN
5 11 (22.45%) VoIP
6 10 (20.41%) H.323
7 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
7 9 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (18.37%) VLAN
8 8 (16.33%) BGP
8 8 (16.33%) MPLS
9 6 (12.24%) DNS
9 6 (12.24%) DHCP
10 5 (10.20%) IPv6
10 5 (10.20%) SAN
11 4 (8.16%) Internet
11 4 (8.16%) OSPF
11 4 (8.16%) EIGRP
11 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.16%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Designer
2 11 (22.45%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 6 (12.24%) Network Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Security Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Security Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Voice Network Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 7 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.08%) IVR
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Android
5 2 (4.08%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Network Management
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
3 5 (10.20%) Change Control
3 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.16%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.08%) WFM
5 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.08%) Release Management
5 2 (4.08%) Time Management
5 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management
5 2 (4.08%) Change Management
5 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security
5 2 (4.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) VB
1 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
3 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared
3 20 (40.82%) CCNP
4 12 (24.49%) JNCIS
5 11 (22.45%) CCIE
6 9 (18.37%) CCNA
7 7 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) CCDA
9 1 (2.04%) CCDP
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.04%) HND
9 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.12%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (6.12%) Netcool
4 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
5 1 (2.04%) SCOM
5 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Cisco
2 22 (44.90%) Juniper
3 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.37%) Blue Coat
6 7 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 7 (14.29%) McAfee
6 7 (14.29%) VMware
7 6 (12.24%) Tandberg
8 4 (8.16%) Altiris
8 4 (8.16%) Sophos
8 4 (8.16%) HP
9 3 (6.12%) Symantec
9 3 (6.12%) Citrix
9 3 (6.12%) F5
10 2 (4.08%) Splunk
10 2 (4.08%) LogLogic
10 2 (4.08%) Avaya
10 2 (4.08%) Brocade
10 2 (4.08%) EMC