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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 52
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 1.50% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.12% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £30,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 38 98 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 16.24% 24.56% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 300 254
Median salary £31,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,375 £31,138 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 28 June 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 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) OSPF
1 5 (55.56%) BGP
1 5 (55.56%) NetScreen
1 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) GCFA
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (22.22%) CEH
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) GIAC
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation

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 5 (55.56%) BGP
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) NetScreen
1 5 (55.56%) OSPF
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (11.11%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Graduate
1 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (22.22%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CEH
2 2 (22.22%) CREST Certified
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) EC-Council LPT
2 2 (22.22%) ECSA
2 2 (22.22%) EnCE
2 2 (22.22%) GCFA
2 2 (22.22%) GIAC
2 2 (22.22%) GPEN
2 2 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
2 2 (22.22%) EnCase
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto