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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 46 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 27 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.25% 5.41% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.13% 24.58% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 5
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 96 179 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 15.12% 22.02% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 92 164 136
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
4 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
4 18 (52.94%) .NET
4 18 (52.94%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (50.00%) C++
5 17 (50.00%) XML
5 17 (50.00%) WCF
5 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 17 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) OOD
8 9 (26.47%) CMS
8 9 (26.47%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (26.47%) MS Office
8 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) LAN
10 5 (14.71%) WAN
10 5 (14.71%) OOP
10 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
10 5 (14.71%) Degree
10 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
10 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
11 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (8.82%) Migration

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 17 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (26.47%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.71%) LAN
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (8.82%) Wireless
4 2 (5.88%) DSL
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) IT Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Developer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Network Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) WCF
2 17 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) WinForms
4 2 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (35.29%) OOD
4 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Presales
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Service Design
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.94%) Change Control
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.94%) Product Management
8 1 (2.94%) Security Management
8 1 (2.94%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) C++
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) CCSE
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CEH
3 2 (5.88%) CISA
3 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP SIM
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
2 3 (8.82%) F5
2 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
2 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) NICE Systems
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