The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Consultant
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -43.75%
Network Security Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1622 1385 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.52% 95.32% 93.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1201 1276
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Security Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) CCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec

Network Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) FWSM
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) HP