Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 89 91
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -38
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 22 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.61% 1.19% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.05% 7.47% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 30
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £32,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.50% -20.61% -8.33%
10th Percentile £31,500 £25,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £41,250 £39,050 £52,750
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% -15.56% -

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 219 174 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.07% 15.95% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 173 153 293
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £25,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% -3.57%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (72.73%) Information Security
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 8 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
6 5 (22.73%) Security Management
6 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) CISSP
6 5 (22.73%) SSCP
6 5 (22.73%) Service Management
6 5 (22.73%) CISM
6 5 (22.73%) GDPR
6 5 (22.73%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (22.73%) Security Patching
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure

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 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) SMS
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
1 4 (18.18%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (18.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Security Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Python Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 4 (18.18%) Node.js
1 4 (18.18%) React
1 4 (18.18%) Vue.js
1 4 (18.18%) WCF
1 4 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) Device Driver
3 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Information Security
2 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) Security Management
4 5 (22.73%) Security Patching
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) Proactive Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Go
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISM
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
1 5 (22.73%) SSCP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (22.73%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (22.73%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) EMC
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) ProCurve