Period
to 22 January 2019

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 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 100 116
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.59% 2.26% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.73% 11.81% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 43
Gloucestershire median annual salary £56,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.83% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,950 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £56,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.43%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 271 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.51% 19.10% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 140 228 349
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,500 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,275 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.95% +12.00% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Gloucester -12 10 £56,500 +22.83% 1
Cheltenham +18 8 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Stroud - 1 £57,500 -
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) C
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) C++
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (26.09%) Coaching
7 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) OOD
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
7 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
9 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
10 3 (13.04%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) G Suite
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) FCoE
2 2 (8.70%) IPsec
2 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) IPv4
3 1 (4.35%) IPv6
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) SNMP
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (30.43%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Coaching
3 6 (26.09%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) OOD
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
5 3 (13.04%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (13.04%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) SABSA
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Security
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Release Management
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
2 7 (30.43%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) CCNP
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
2 2 (8.70%) vMotion
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee