Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 105 108
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 32 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.03% 2.36% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.95% 11.69% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 49
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £38,125 £29,850
90th Percentile £71,500 £56,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -3.68%

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 214 308 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.60% 20.16% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 162 257 399
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,325 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,750 £65,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -5 9 £40,000 -15.79%
Cheltenham +3 4 £57,500 +27.78%
Tewkesbury - 3 £35,000 - 1
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) C
4 14 (43.75%) DV Cleared
5 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) Finance
7 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (31.25%) Firewall
9 9 (28.13%) Python
9 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 9 (28.13%) Cisco
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
10 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (25.00%) C++
11 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) VMware
12 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
12 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) Unix
12 6 (18.75%) Mac OS X
12 6 (18.75%) IPsec
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (15.63%) Office 365

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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 6 (18.75%) IPsec
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (9.38%) IPv4
4 3 (9.38%) IPv6
4 3 (9.38%) SNMP
4 3 (9.38%) SSH
4 3 (9.38%) SSL
4 3 (9.38%) VLAN
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (9.38%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Principal Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Principal Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Python Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test and Validation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Validation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) PKI
3 4 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (9.38%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.75%) Mac OS X
4 6 (18.75%) Unix
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) OOD
6 4 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) ITSM
6 4 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.50%) Threat Detection
7 3 (9.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C++
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
4 7 (21.88%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) CCENT
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) BitLocker
4 4 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 4 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) McAfee
5 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
6 2 (6.25%) Meraki
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) Veeam