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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 105 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 38 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% 1.06% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.31% 6.21% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 14
Median salary £45,000 £46,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% -1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,550 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £66,750 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
336 306 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.05% 17.09% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 256 257 236
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £56,500
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 27 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 59 (93.65%) Firewall
2 39 (61.90%) Cisco
3 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (52.38%) LAN
5 30 (47.62%) WAN
6 28 (44.44%) Juniper
7 26 (41.27%) CCNP
8 20 (31.75%) CCNA
9 16 (25.40%) Windows
10 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
11 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
13 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
13 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
14 11 (17.46%) BGP
14 11 (17.46%) IPv4
14 11 (17.46%) VMware
14 11 (17.46%) Security Operations
14 11 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (15.87%) Spanning Tree
15 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
15 10 (15.87%) SIEM
15 10 (15.87%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (15.87%) Finance
15 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
15 10 (15.87%) CISSP
15 10 (15.87%) Intel Security
15 10 (15.87%) OSPF
16 9 (14.29%) CISM

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 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (93.65%) Firewall
2 33 (52.38%) LAN
3 30 (47.62%) WAN
4 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (17.46%) BGP
5 11 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (17.46%) IPv4
6 10 (15.87%) OSPF
6 10 (15.87%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (14.29%) VPN
8 7 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (9.52%) MPLS
9 6 (9.52%) SAN
9 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.94%) Internet
10 5 (7.94%) VoIP
10 5 (7.94%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (4.76%) PABX
11 3 (4.76%) Skype
11 3 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Financial Institution
2 6 (9.52%) Law
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Network Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Security Officer
4 9 (14.29%) Architect
4 9 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 8 (12.70%) IT Security Officer
6 7 (11.11%) Designer
6 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Network Designer
6 7 (11.11%) Network Support
7 6 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.35%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.59%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 11 (17.46%) Security Operations
3 10 (15.87%) GAP Analysis
3 10 (15.87%) SIEM
4 7 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) Network Design
4 7 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Network Management
6 4 (6.35%) Information Security
7 3 (4.76%) Change Management
7 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.76%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.76%) Service Management
7 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (3.17%) CRM
8 2 (3.17%) ISMS
8 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.17%) Perl
1 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (41.27%) CCNP
3 20 (31.75%) CCNA
4 10 (15.87%) CISSP
4 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
5 9 (14.29%) CCIE
5 9 (14.29%) CISM
6 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.52%) Degree
8 5 (7.94%) MCSA
8 5 (7.94%) MCSE
8 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.59%) CCDE
9 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) vSphere
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Cisco
2 28 (44.44%) Juniper
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 11 (17.46%) VMware
6 10 (15.87%) Intel Security
7 7 (11.11%) Symantec
8 3 (4.76%) LANDesk
8 3 (4.76%) Remedy
8 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix
9 2 (3.17%) Huawei
9 2 (3.17%) LogRhythm
9 2 (3.17%) NetApp
9 2 (3.17%) Veeam
10 1 (1.59%) F5
10 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.59%) Splunk
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