The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.56% 1.20% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.81% 4.44% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £37,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% +2.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 31 135 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 13.78% 26.89% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 96 72
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +23.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Cheltenham

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 14 (53.85%) LAN
1 14 (53.85%) WAN
2 13 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 13 (50.00%) FTP
2 13 (50.00%) OSPF
2 13 (50.00%) BGP
2 13 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 13 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (38.46%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (26.92%) CCNP
6 7 (26.92%) CCNA
7 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 6 (23.08%) Presales
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (19.23%) Juniper
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
9 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
9 3 (11.54%) Metasploit
9 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) LAN
1 14 (53.85%) WAN
2 13 (50.00%) BGP
2 13 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 13 (50.00%) FTP
2 13 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 13 (50.00%) OSPF
3 10 (38.46%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (7.69%) HTTP
6 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.85%) Multicast
7 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (3.85%) Graduate
3 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.85%) Cyber Warfare
2 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
1 6 (23.08%) Presales
2 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
3 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
1 3 (11.54%) C++
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CEH
5 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
5 2 (7.69%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (7.69%) ECSA
5 2 (7.69%) EnCE
5 2 (7.69%) GCFA
5 2 (7.69%) GIAC
5 2 (7.69%) GPEN
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.69%) EnCase
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 5 (19.23%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Radware
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
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