Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Network Security
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 93 61
Rank change year-on-year -2 -32 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 19 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.41% 1.43% 4.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.66% 6.05% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 64
Southampton median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% -5.56% +11.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £48,625 £69,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 231 314 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.24% 23.63% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 205 290 292
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,600 £24,750 £22,563
90th Percentile £55,750 £52,500 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Southampton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Southampton

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Southampton

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

1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) CTI
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) OOD
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) WiX
6 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) OWASP
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) WCF
6 4 (20.00%) Multithreading

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
4 1 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (20.00%) CTI
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) 5G
5 3 (15.00%) BGP
5 3 (15.00%) DMZ
5 3 (15.00%) IPsec
5 3 (15.00%) IPv4
5 3 (15.00%) IPv6
5 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) LAN
7 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (20.00%) WiX
2 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (10.00%) LINQPad
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Military
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) WCF
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CESG
1 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
1 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Kali Linux
4 2 (10.00%) VMS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (20.00%) OOD
1 4 (20.00%) OWASP
1 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Business Development
2 3 (15.00%) Data Encryption
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Network Management
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CEH
2 2 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) IISP
3 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) BMC
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper