Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 116 92
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.13% 0.074% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.66% 0.63% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 21
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £44,000 £42,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 127 160 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.08% 11.90% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 106 109 226
Somerset median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,400 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £58,125
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Somerset

Network Security
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Somerset

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Somerset

Network Security
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Bath - 5 £30,000 -
Taunton - 5 £33,750 -
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) LDAP
3 6 (54.55%) Kerberos
4 5 (45.45%) IaaS
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) AWS Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) SaaS
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Security Management
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) ITSM
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) HBase
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) HDFS
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
7 2 (18.18%) Ansible
7 2 (18.18%) Geospatial Data

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (27.27%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) IaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
2 3 (27.27%) HBase
3 2 (18.18%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
1 4 (36.36%) Security Management
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
1 3 (27.27%) HDFS
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware