The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 74 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.66% 1.28% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 8.05% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 18
Average salary £38,500 £28,080 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.10% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,080 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 149 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.21% 15.92% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 153 128 201
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
South West

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 0 15 £42,000 +49.57% 1
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) WAN
3 11 (42.31%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) Information Security
5 8 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (30.77%) Snort
5 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (30.77%) Splunk
5 8 (30.77%) LogLogic
5 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 8 (30.77%) UNIX
6 7 (26.92%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
7 6 (23.08%) VLAN
7 6 (23.08%) Network Management
7 6 (23.08%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) VoIP
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) CCNP
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (15.38%) MPLS
9 4 (15.38%) BGP
9 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) Demand Forecasting

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 2 (7.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) WAN
1 11 (42.31%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) VLAN
5 5 (19.23%) VoIP
6 4 (15.38%) H.323
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) BGP
7 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) DNS
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) SCCP
7 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
7 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (7.69%) QSIG
8 2 (7.69%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Product Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Development Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) EqualLogic
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) IVR
3 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Network Management
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) WFM
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCNP
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCDP
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCVP
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CCIP
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Snort
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
2 3 (11.54%) ProxySG
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (11.54%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (11.54%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Splunk
2 8 (30.77%) LogLogic
2 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.54%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) Sophos
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Avaya
5 2 (7.69%) TOWER Software
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Tandberg
6 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper