Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 94 105
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 51 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.84% 1.66% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.81% 12.08% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 31
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -10.33% -8.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £35,775 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,525 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,300 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +2.27%

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 398 207 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.20% 13.72% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 334 153 231
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,150 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.68% +7.32% +9.33%

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 December 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 14 December 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 -21 7 £45,000 -6.74% 2
Cheltenham -9 4 - -
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Stroud - 1 £75,000 -
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 21 (41.18%) Wireless
3 19 (37.25%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (35.29%) C++
5 17 (33.33%) C
5 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (33.33%) SIEM
6 14 (27.45%) LogRhythm
6 14 (27.45%) Splunk
6 14 (27.45%) QRadar
6 14 (27.45%) Security Operations
6 14 (27.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 14 (27.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
8 11 (21.57%) LAN
8 11 (21.57%) WAN
9 10 (19.61%) Python
9 10 (19.61%) Firewall
9 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
10 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
10 9 (17.65%) Physics
11 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.69%) Linux
11 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
12 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (13.73%) Internet
12 7 (13.73%) Finance
12 7 (13.73%) VMware
12 7 (13.73%) Incident Management

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 (5.88%) Confluence
1 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) Wireless
2 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.57%) LAN
3 11 (21.57%) WAN
4 10 (19.61%) Firewall
5 7 (13.73%) Internet
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (5.88%) DHCP
7 3 (5.88%) DNS
7 3 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.88%) IPsec
7 3 (5.88%) VoIP
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.92%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
1 3 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.88%) MySQL
1 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
1 3 (5.88%) Robot Framework
1 3 (5.88%) TestRail
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Electronics
2 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Public Sector
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Junior
2 14 (27.45%) Junior Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Junior Security Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) C++ Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 14 (27.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) CentOS
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (33.33%) SIEM
3 14 (27.45%) Security Operations
3 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
4 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 9 (17.65%) Physics
5 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
6 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.80%) Cryptography
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) OOD
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (7.84%) Data Extraction
8 4 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.84%) Network Management
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
8 4 (7.84%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C++
2 17 (33.33%) C
3 10 (19.61%) Python
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) Embedded C
5 4 (7.84%) Embedded C++
5 4 (7.84%) Go
5 4 (7.84%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
3 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.73%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCDP
5 4 (7.84%) CCIE
5 4 (7.84%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 4 (7.84%) CCNP
6 3 (5.88%) CCNA
6 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) QRadar
2 4 (7.84%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.88%) HP ALM
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) LogRhythm
1 14 (27.45%) Splunk
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco
3 4 (7.84%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) F5
5 2 (3.92%) Juniper
5 2 (3.92%) Meraki
5 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds