The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 102 86 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 41 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.74% 2.39% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 11.72% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 22
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
- +8.68%
Network Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 418 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.19% 20.42% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 259 373 235
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Security
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 65 (94.20%) Firewall
2 42 (60.87%) Cisco
2 42 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (49.28%) LAN
4 31 (44.93%) WAN
5 27 (39.13%) CCNP
5 27 (39.13%) Juniper
6 24 (34.78%) CCNA
7 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
8 13 (18.84%) Windows
9 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 12 (17.39%) CheckPoint
9 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 12 (17.39%) Finance
9 12 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (17.39%) SIEM
10 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
10 11 (15.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (15.94%) Security Operations
10 11 (15.94%) BGP
10 11 (15.94%) CCIE
10 11 (15.94%) VPN
11 10 (14.49%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (14.49%) Intel Security
11 10 (14.49%) OSPF
11 10 (14.49%) VMware
11 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
11 10 (14.49%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (13.04%) IPv4

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (7.25%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (94.20%) Firewall
2 34 (49.28%) LAN
3 31 (44.93%) WAN
4 12 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (15.94%) BGP
5 11 (15.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (15.94%) VPN
6 10 (14.49%) OSPF
6 10 (14.49%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (13.04%) IPv4
8 8 (11.59%) MPLS
9 7 (10.14%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
11 5 (7.25%) Internet
11 5 (7.25%) SAN
11 5 (7.25%) Skype
11 5 (7.25%) VoIP
11 5 (7.25%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (7.25%) Wireless
12 3 (4.35%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Law
3 7 (10.14%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Security Officer
3 11 (15.94%) Architect
4 10 (14.49%) IT Security Officer
4 10 (14.49%) Network Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Network Support
5 9 (13.04%) Network Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Designer
6 7 (10.14%) Network Designer
7 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Cisco Architect
8 5 (7.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Cisco Network Architect
8 5 (7.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Unix
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
1 12 (17.39%) SIEM
2 11 (15.94%) Security Operations
3 10 (14.49%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (13.04%) ITIL
5 7 (10.14%) Network Design
5 7 (10.14%) Network Management
5 7 (10.14%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.35%) Change Management
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) Information Security
7 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.35%) Service Management
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
8 2 (2.90%) Presales
8 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.90%) Perl
1 2 (2.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (39.13%) CCNP
3 24 (34.78%) CCNA
4 11 (15.94%) CCIE
4 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
5 9 (13.04%) CISSP
6 8 (11.59%) CISM
6 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.70%) Degree
8 3 (4.35%) MCSA
8 3 (4.35%) MCSE
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.45%) CCDE
9 1 (1.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (60.87%) Cisco
2 27 (39.13%) Juniper
3 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 10 (14.49%) Intel Security
5 10 (14.49%) VMware
6 7 (10.14%) Symantec
7 5 (7.25%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.35%) F5
8 3 (4.35%) LANDesk
8 3 (4.35%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.35%) Remedy
8 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.90%) Citrix
9 2 (2.90%) Huawei
9 2 (2.90%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.90%) NetApp
9 2 (2.90%) Veeam
10 1 (1.45%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago