Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 98 98
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -41
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 31 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.33% 1.82% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 11.11% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 16
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,000 £69,875 £51,750
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

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 213 261 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.03% 16.35% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 159 232 306
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,375 £53,125
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.06% -7.06% -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 24 (77.42%) Windows
1 24 (77.42%) Information Security
2 22 (70.97%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 19 (61.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (58.06%) Security Operations
5 18 (58.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 17 (54.84%) CISM
6 17 (54.84%) SSCP
6 17 (54.84%) CISSP
6 17 (54.84%) Oracle
6 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (54.84%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (51.61%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (51.61%) Data Protection
7 16 (51.61%) Management Information System
7 16 (51.61%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (51.61%) GDPR
8 15 (48.39%) Information Security Management
8 15 (48.39%) Security Management
8 15 (48.39%) Data Protection Act
9 14 (45.16%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (35.48%) Service Management
10 11 (35.48%) Security Patching
11 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) C#
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) Geospatial Data
12 5 (16.13%) Technical Leadership

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 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) 5G
2 1 (3.23%) BGP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) IPv4
2 1 (3.23%) IPv6
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) Q.931
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (3.23%) SNMP
2 1 (3.23%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (12.90%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
1 18 (58.06%) Security Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Python Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Python Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.90%) Node.js
1 4 (12.90%) React
1 4 (12.90%) Vue.js
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) WCF
2 3 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (51.61%) Management Information System
3 15 (48.39%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (12.90%) Device Driver
4 4 (12.90%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Android
3 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Information Security
2 22 (70.97%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (58.06%) Security Operations
4 16 (51.61%) Data Protection
4 16 (51.61%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (48.39%) Information Security Management
5 15 (48.39%) Security Management
6 14 (45.16%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (35.48%) Security Patching
7 11 (35.48%) Service Management
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.13%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (12.90%) DevOps
10 4 (12.90%) Open Source
10 4 (12.90%) TDD
11 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) C
2 5 (16.13%) C++
2 5 (16.13%) Go
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) CISM
1 17 (54.84%) CISSP
1 17 (54.84%) SSCP
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (61.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (51.61%) Cyber Essentials
2 16 (51.61%) GDPR
3 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) VMware