The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 16 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.17% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 5.56% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £75,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 18 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.96% 6.10% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 62
Average salary £51,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £65,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) OpenView
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
4 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (40.00%) SecurID
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) F5