The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 83 93
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.95% 1.83% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 7.32% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 9
Median salary £47,500 £36,375 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.58% +15.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £29,275 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,250 £49,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 136 246 221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 14.39% 25.05% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 100 186 193
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Gloucester -1 6 £47,500 +2.70%
Cheltenham +6 1 £37,500 +23.96%
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Python
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) SIEM
5 5 (22.73%) FortiGate
5 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (22.73%) iPad
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
5 5 (22.73%) FTP
5 5 (22.73%) OSPF
5 5 (22.73%) BGP
5 5 (22.73%) NetScreen
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (18.18%) C
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) Android

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) BGP
2 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
2 5 (22.73%) FTP
2 5 (22.73%) NetScreen
2 5 (22.73%) OSPF
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) HTTP
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) IPv4
6 1 (4.55%) IPv6
6 1 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (4.55%) SSL
6 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Metasploit
2 1 (4.55%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) SIEM Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Information Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) iPad
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SIEM
2 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (9.09%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) CEH
5 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 2 (9.09%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (9.09%) ECSA
5 2 (9.09%) EnCE
5 2 (9.09%) GCFA
5 2 (9.09%) GIAC
5 2 (9.09%) GPEN
5 2 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.09%) EnCase
2 2 (9.09%) QRadar
3 1 (4.55%) Graphite
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) NetWitness
3 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
3 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
4 2 (9.09%) AlienVault
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 2 (9.09%) Splunk
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) SAP