Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 85 109
Rank change year-on-year +3 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 22 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.94% 1.88% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.64% 12.74% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 2
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -25.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,850 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £36,500 £38,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% -3.35%

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 189 157 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 16.70% 14.74% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 171 147 231
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Dorset

Network Security
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Dorset

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Dorset

Network Security
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 11 £30,000 - 1
Bournemouth +1 4 £47,500 +46.15%
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (50.00%) PHP
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
1 11 (50.00%) OOP
1 11 (50.00%) Apache
1 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
1 11 (50.00%) LAMP
1 11 (50.00%) Web Development
1 11 (50.00%) JSON
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 6 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 6 (27.27%) DoDAF
4 6 (27.27%) MODAF
4 6 (27.27%) CESG
4 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) C

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 11 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
1 3 (13.64%) IPsec
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 11 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) JSON
1 11 (50.00%) LAMP
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) CESG
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
1 11 (50.00%) OOP
1 11 (50.00%) Web Development
2 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 6 (27.27%) DoDAF
4 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 6 (27.27%) MODAF
4 6 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 3 (13.64%) GIAC
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
2 3 (13.64%) Rapid7
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco