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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 92 94 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 49 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.12% 1.96% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.53% 10.86% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 40
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £21,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,682 £65,000 £54,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
391 350 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.88% 18.08% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 252 307 335
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 51 (71.83%) Firewall
2 38 (53.52%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (50.70%) WAN
4 34 (47.89%) Cisco
4 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
4 34 (47.89%) LAN
5 33 (46.48%) VMware
6 30 (42.25%) CCNA
7 27 (38.03%) Active Directory
8 26 (36.62%) Data Centre
9 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
11 21 (29.58%) Citrix
12 19 (26.76%) CCNP
13 18 (25.35%) CheckPoint
13 18 (25.35%) VPN
14 16 (22.54%) ITIL
15 15 (21.13%) Cloud Computing
15 15 (21.13%) Hyper-V
15 15 (21.13%) VLAN
16 14 (19.72%) Windows
17 13 (18.31%) SAN
17 13 (18.31%) SIEM
18 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
18 12 (16.90%) EIGRP
18 12 (16.90%) DHCP
19 11 (15.49%) BGP
19 11 (15.49%) OSPF
19 11 (15.49%) Wireless
20 10 (14.08%) Juniper

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 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (71.83%) Firewall
2 36 (50.70%) WAN
3 34 (47.89%) LAN
4 18 (25.35%) VPN
5 15 (21.13%) VLAN
6 13 (18.31%) SAN
7 12 (16.90%) DHCP
7 12 (16.90%) EIGRP
8 11 (15.49%) BGP
8 11 (15.49%) OSPF
8 11 (15.49%) Wireless
9 10 (14.08%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (11.27%) Internet
11 7 (9.86%) IPv4
11 7 (9.86%) WLAN
12 6 (8.45%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (7.04%) IPsec
13 5 (7.04%) SSL
14 4 (5.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.82%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Network Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Security Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Security Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Security Officer
4 6 (8.45%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.45%) IT Security Officer
4 6 (8.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Check Point Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) COM
1 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) FMCG
3 3 (4.23%) NHS
3 3 (4.23%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.23%) Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Unix
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) SIEM
3 9 (12.68%) Service Management
4 7 (9.86%) Information Security
4 7 (9.86%) Security Operations
5 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.45%) Process Improvement
5 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
5 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.04%) Network Management
6 5 (7.04%) Presales
7 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.63%) Project Management
7 4 (5.63%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.63%) Security Management
8 3 (4.23%) BCP
8 3 (4.23%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.23%) ITSM
8 3 (4.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) Java
1 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (42.25%) CCNA
3 19 (26.76%) CCNP
4 8 (11.27%) MCSE
4 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
5 7 (9.86%) CISSP
5 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.04%) CEH
6 5 (7.04%) MCSA
6 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.23%) CCSE
7 3 (4.23%) CISM
7 3 (4.23%) Degree
8 2 (2.82%) CCSA
8 2 (2.82%) GCIA
8 2 (2.82%) GCIH
8 2 (2.82%) GIAC
8 2 (2.82%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (38.03%) Active Directory
2 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.45%) vSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) Cisco
1 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 33 (46.48%) VMware
3 21 (29.58%) Citrix
4 18 (25.35%) CheckPoint
5 10 (14.08%) Juniper
6 7 (9.86%) Aruba
7 6 (8.45%) Palo Alto
8 5 (7.04%) LogRhythm
8 5 (7.04%) NetApp
9 4 (5.63%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (5.63%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (5.63%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.63%) Huawei
9 4 (5.63%) Meraki
9 4 (5.63%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.82%) F5
10 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.82%) Remedy
10 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
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