The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Devon
Rank 45 52 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.81% 0.68% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.35% 4.55% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -6.66%  
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 Devon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 81 44 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 22.75% 14.86% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 72 35 60
Median salary £28,750 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.86% -10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Network Security
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Devon

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Devon over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Devon

Network Security
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +2 10 £32,500 +16.07%
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Devon region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
1 11 (73.33%) LAN
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) CCNA
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (53.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) HOOD
5 2 (13.33%) WLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.67%) FireEye
6 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (6.67%) SaaS
6 1 (6.67%) PaaS
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) IaaS
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) LAN
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) ATM
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Administrator
2 8 (53.33%) IT Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) HOOD
6 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) FireEye
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat