Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 112 131
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 -41
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 33 57 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.22% 2.51% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 11.88% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 20
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +8.02%
10th Percentile £38,750 £29,988 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £66,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 297 480 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.99% 21.17% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 246 396 364
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,875 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,125 £65,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Gloucester +29 16 £46,750 -10.95% 1
Cheltenham -7 5 £45,000 +4.05%
Cirencester - 1 £37,500 -
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 25 (75.76%) Firewall
2 23 (69.70%) Security Cleared
3 22 (66.67%) Windows
4 21 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 19 (57.58%) ITIL
5 19 (57.58%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 18 (54.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 18 (54.55%) DV Cleared
7 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
7 17 (51.52%) ITIL V3
7 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (51.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (51.52%) McAfee
7 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
7 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
7 17 (51.52%) SharePoint
7 17 (51.52%) ITSM
7 17 (51.52%) Service Management
7 17 (51.52%) Service Delivery
7 17 (51.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (51.52%) Degree
7 17 (51.52%) Problem Management
7 17 (51.52%) SCCM
7 17 (51.52%) Proactive Management
8 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (27.27%) 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 17 (51.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) Firewall
2 17 (51.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) IPv4
7 1 (3.03%) IPv6
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Security Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (15.15%) iPad
5 3 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (3.03%) Cybercrime
6 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 17 (51.52%) ITIL V3
2 17 (51.52%) ITSM
2 17 (51.52%) Proactive Management
2 17 (51.52%) Problem Management
2 17 (51.52%) Service Delivery
2 17 (51.52%) Service Management
3 9 (27.27%) Boundary Protection
3 9 (27.27%) Data Loss Prevention
3 9 (27.27%) Network Virtualisation
3 9 (27.27%) Threat Detection
4 6 (18.18%) SIEM
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Presales
5 3 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Security Cleared
2 18 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 17 (51.52%) Degree
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (15.15%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 9 (27.27%) BitLocker
5 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (12.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) SCCM
2 9 (27.27%) SCOM
2 9 (27.27%) SCVMM
3 8 (24.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (12.12%) QRadar
5 2 (6.06%) Graphite
5 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) McAfee
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco
2 6 (18.18%) LogRhythm
3 5 (15.15%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.12%) AlienVault
4 4 (12.12%) Splunk
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Proofpoint
6 2 (6.06%) F5
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.06%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) NetWitness
7 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire