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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 12 16 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.92% 11.58% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.43% 37.93% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
28 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.53% 30.53% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 19
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £105,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) Degree
3 16 (64.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (56.00%) CCIE
4 14 (56.00%) SIEM
4 14 (56.00%) Presales
5 13 (52.00%) Juniper
5 13 (52.00%) Firewall
6 12 (48.00%) CCNP
7 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
8 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (32.00%) Internet
8 8 (32.00%) AlgoSec
8 8 (32.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 8 (32.00%) F5
8 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
9 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
9 7 (28.00%) Threat Analysis
9 7 (28.00%) VPN
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) LAN
10 6 (24.00%) WAN
10 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (20.00%) Riverbed
12 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
12 4 (16.00%) OSPF
12 4 (16.00%) BGP
12 4 (16.00%) Qualys
12 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Internet
3 7 (28.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) BGP
5 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (16.00%) OSPF
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.00%) DMZ
6 3 (12.00%) IPsec
6 3 (12.00%) Junos
6 3 (12.00%) MPLS
6 3 (12.00%) Multicast
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (12.00%) VPLS
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (72.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 18 (72.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Project Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Network Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Security Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Network Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Presales
1 14 (56.00%) SIEM
2 7 (28.00%) Threat Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Network Design
4 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (56.00%) CCIE
4 12 (48.00%) CCNP
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) Juniper
3 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (32.00%) AlgoSec
4 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
4 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (32.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 8 (32.00%) F5
5 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Qualys
8 3 (12.00%) HP
8 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds