The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 42 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 6.10% 2.10% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 15.56% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 5
Median salary £42,000 £30,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.84% -19.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 39 45 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 18.31% 13.51% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 80
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Network Security
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Network Security in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) ADSL
2 12 (92.31%) Broadband
2 12 (92.31%) VoIP
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) SSL
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) BCP
2 12 (92.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 12 (92.31%) IPsec
2 12 (92.31%) Telecoms
2 12 (92.31%) Avaya
2 12 (92.31%) Business Continuity
2 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
2 12 (92.31%) IP Telephony
2 12 (92.31%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (92.31%) Business Continuity Planning
2 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco CME
2 12 (92.31%) Proactive Monitoring
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) NetScreen

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) ADSL
1 12 (92.31%) Broadband
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
1 12 (92.31%) IP Telephony
1 12 (92.31%) IPsec
1 12 (92.31%) SSL
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
1 12 (92.31%) VoIP
1 12 (92.31%) VPN
1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Wireless
2 7 (53.85%) NetScreen
General
1 12 (92.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Operations Specialist
1 7 (53.85%) Network Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) BCP
1 12 (92.31%) Business Continuity
1 12 (92.31%) Business Continuity Planning
1 12 (92.31%) Capacity Planning
1 12 (92.31%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
1 12 (92.31%) Proactive Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco CME
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Avaya
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle