The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
UK / Wales
Rank 96 93 83
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 0.86% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 4.84% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 22
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,718 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 179 248 341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.39% 17.82% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 153 216 266
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,572 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £62,500
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Network Security
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security in Wales.

Salary trend for Network Security in Wales

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Wales

Network Security
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (53.85%) CCDP
4 7 (53.85%) HSRP
5 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (46.15%) BGP
5 6 (46.15%) MPLS
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Sun
6 5 (38.46%) SNMP
6 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
6 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 5 (38.46%) VRRP
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
6 5 (38.46%) SONET
6 5 (38.46%) IPsec
6 5 (38.46%) VPLS
6 5 (38.46%) Change Control
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (38.46%) Coaching
6 5 (38.46%) Multicast
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Science

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) HSRP
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec
5 5 (38.46%) Multicast
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) SNMP
5 5 (38.46%) SONET
5 5 (38.46%) VPLS
5 5 (38.46%) VRRP
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) IVR
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Change Control
2 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) IT Audit
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Service Design
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCDP
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) CISSP
5 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 2 (15.38%) CISA
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
6 1 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (7.69%) CEH
6 1 (7.69%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (7.69%) GIAC
6 1 (7.69%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) Squid
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Work From Home
Posted: 6 days ago