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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.07% 3.28% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 17.78% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 20
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £38,600 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £58,250
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 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 74 135 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 13.14% 18.47% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 128 161
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) C#
4 17 (50.00%) C++
4 17 (50.00%) .NET
4 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 17 (50.00%) XML
4 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 17 (50.00%) WCF
4 17 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) OOD
6 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (23.53%) CMS
8 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 8 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (20.59%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) Degree
10 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
10 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
10 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
10 5 (14.71%) OOP
11 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
12 3 (8.82%) Cisco Wireless

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 8 (23.53%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) Wireless
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%) DMZ
3 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 3 (8.82%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) 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 5 (14.71%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) IT Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Network Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
1 17 (50.00%) WCF
1 17 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) WinForms
2 2 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (35.29%) OOD
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
4 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Encryption
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Presales
6 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.88%) Remote Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
7 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
1 17 (50.00%) C++
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
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%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.94%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) 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
Southampton
Spectrum IT
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