The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 42 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.08% 0.92% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 5.88% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.24%
Network Security
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.25% 15.67% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 34
Average salary £34,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Malvern - 2 £80,000 -
Redditch - 2 £48,750 -
Worcester -3 1 £29,000 -25.16%
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) CCVP
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Nessus
4 2 (28.57%) Nmap
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Mitel
4 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) SMTP
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Swing
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Social Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CCVP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) Aruba
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago