Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 78 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.54% 1.87% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.72% 13.55% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 46
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%

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 216 155 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.86% 13.83% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 181 138 297
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £36,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -11.45% -2.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
5 8 (38.10%) XML
5 8 (38.10%) OOP
5 8 (38.10%) Information Security
5 8 (38.10%) WCF
5 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
5 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (38.10%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (19.05%) Device Driver
9 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (19.05%) Ruby

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 8 (38.10%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) SMS
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Python Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) WCF
1 8 (38.10%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) React
2 4 (19.05%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 8 (38.10%) OOP
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Proactive Management
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Go
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Docker
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) PowerCLI
1 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
1 2 (9.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) ProCurve
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Apple