Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 59 83
Rank change year-on-year +36 +24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 60 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 10.33% 2.81% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.55% 11.05% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 8
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £31,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.73% -26.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,000 £38,175
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,750 £57,375
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 141 181 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 24.27% 25.42% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 97 126 270
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +15.44%
10th Percentile £34,000 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £57,500 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Bracknell

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Bracknell

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Bracknell over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 49 (81.67%) Cisco
2 44 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (71.67%) CCNP
4 35 (58.33%) CCDP
5 31 (51.67%) CISSP
5 31 (51.67%) Presales
6 30 (50.00%) SIEM
7 25 (41.67%) Data Centre
8 24 (40.00%) ITIL
8 24 (40.00%) CEH
9 23 (38.33%) Fortinet
9 23 (38.33%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (38.33%) CheckPoint
10 22 (36.67%) Load Balancing
10 22 (36.67%) ITIL V3
11 19 (31.67%) SSCP
11 19 (31.67%) GIAC
11 19 (31.67%) Juniper
11 19 (31.67%) VPN
11 19 (31.67%) SSL
11 19 (31.67%) Security Architecture
12 18 (30.00%) Network Design
12 18 (30.00%) VLAN
12 18 (30.00%) WAN
12 18 (30.00%) Ethernet
12 18 (30.00%) SNMP
12 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 18 (30.00%) MPLS
12 18 (30.00%) OSPF
12 18 (30.00%) BGP

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (31.67%) SSL
2 19 (31.67%) VPN
3 18 (30.00%) BGP
3 18 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 18 (30.00%) MPLS
3 18 (30.00%) OSPF
3 18 (30.00%) SNMP
3 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (30.00%) VLAN
3 18 (30.00%) WAN
4 14 (23.33%) LAN
5 12 (20.00%) DHCP
5 12 (20.00%) DNS
5 12 (20.00%) FWSM
5 12 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 12 (20.00%) WLAN
6 11 (18.33%) Wireless
7 10 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Architect
2 22 (36.67%) Security Engineer
3 21 (35.00%) Network Engineer
4 20 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (26.67%) Security Architect
5 16 (26.67%) Security Solutions Architect
5 16 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Lead Architect
7 6 (10.00%) Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Presales Solution Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) Network Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) ModSecurity
2 1 (1.67%) Ajax
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
2 1 (1.67%) Laravel
2 1 (1.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (16.67%) FlexPod
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Presales
2 30 (50.00%) SIEM
3 24 (40.00%) ITIL
4 22 (36.67%) ITIL V3
4 22 (36.67%) Load Balancing
5 19 (31.67%) Security Architecture
6 18 (30.00%) Network Design
7 14 (23.33%) Project Management
8 13 (21.67%) Time Management
9 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 12 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 12 (20.00%) Software Optimisation
9 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (18.33%) Security Management
11 10 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
11 10 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
11 10 (16.67%) Migration
11 10 (16.67%) Performance Management
12 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (71.67%) CCNP
3 35 (58.33%) CCDP
4 31 (51.67%) CISSP
5 24 (40.00%) CEH
6 19 (31.67%) GIAC
6 19 (31.67%) SSCP
7 12 (20.00%) CCSE
7 12 (20.00%) IISP
7 12 (20.00%) ISSAP
7 12 (20.00%) JNCIP
7 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (11.67%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (11.67%) MCP
8 7 (11.67%) MCSE
8 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
9 5 (8.33%) GSEC
9 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) QRadar
2 10 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.67%) Kibana
3 1 (1.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) Cisco
2 23 (38.33%) CheckPoint
2 23 (38.33%) Fortinet
3 19 (31.67%) Juniper
4 15 (25.00%) LogRhythm
5 12 (20.00%) F5
5 12 (20.00%) Forcepoint
5 12 (20.00%) IBM
5 12 (20.00%) Splunk
5 12 (20.00%) Tufin
6 11 (18.33%) HP
7 10 (16.67%) Aruba
7 10 (16.67%) Meraki
7 10 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.00%) Brocade
9 6 (10.00%) Palo Alto
9 6 (10.00%) Sourcefire
10 5 (8.33%) VMware
11 4 (6.67%) McAfee