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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 79 82
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.68% 2.16% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.46% 9.39% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 10
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £65,500
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 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 104 245 208
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 12.46% 23.00% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79 168 167
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 30 March 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 30 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
Cheltenham +18 8 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Gloucester -10 5 £52,500 -
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 20 (43.48%) LAN
2 19 (41.30%) WAN
3 18 (39.13%) Firewall
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (32.61%) Linux
5 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
6 14 (30.43%) Degree
7 13 (28.26%) Python
7 13 (28.26%) Ethernet
7 13 (28.26%) FTP
7 13 (28.26%) OSPF
7 13 (28.26%) BGP
7 13 (28.26%) NetScreen
7 13 (28.26%) FortiGate
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco
8 12 (26.09%) Windows
8 12 (26.09%) C++
9 11 (23.91%) CCNP
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (21.74%) C
11 9 (19.57%) Unix
11 9 (19.57%) CCNA
11 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.57%) Mac OS X
11 9 (19.57%) Android
11 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (19.57%) DevOps
12 8 (17.39%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (17.39%) Computer Science

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 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) LAN
2 19 (41.30%) WAN
3 18 (39.13%) Firewall
4 13 (28.26%) BGP
4 13 (28.26%) Ethernet
4 13 (28.26%) FTP
4 13 (28.26%) NetScreen
4 13 (28.26%) OSPF
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (8.70%) VPN
8 4 (8.70%) Wireless
9 3 (6.52%) HTTP
9 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (6.52%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
10 2 (4.35%) Internet
10 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Military
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Network Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.17%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (2.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Information Officer
6 1 (2.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (2.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 8 (17.39%) Device Driver
2 3 (6.52%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.17%) Cyber Warfare
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) IVR
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Android
3 9 (19.57%) Mac OS X
3 9 (19.57%) Unix
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) DevOps
1 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (15.22%) Information Security
3 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.04%) Presales
4 4 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) Cryptography
5 3 (6.52%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Forensic Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.35%) Network Design
6 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) Python
2 12 (26.09%) C++
3 10 (21.74%) C
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) R
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) Degree
4 11 (23.91%) CCNP
5 9 (19.57%) CCNA
6 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
7 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) CEH
8 2 (4.35%) CREST Certified
8 2 (4.35%) EC-Council LPT
8 2 (4.35%) ECSA
8 2 (4.35%) EnCE
8 2 (4.35%) GCFA
8 2 (4.35%) GIAC
8 2 (4.35%) GPEN
9 1 (2.17%) CCIE
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.35%) EnCase
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.17%) Graphite
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
3 8 (17.39%) Juniper
4 7 (15.22%) Palo Alto
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Radware
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.17%) Aruba
8 1 (2.17%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.17%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.17%) NetWitness
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
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