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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 25 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.14% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 5.56% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £72,500 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% -
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
45 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.30% 7.14% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 21
Average salary £72,500 £78,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +41.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,320 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) Avaya
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
2 9 (69.23%) Network Design
2 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
2 9 (69.23%) Unified Communications
2 9 (69.23%) F5
2 9 (69.23%) NetScaler
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (69.23%) Line Management
2 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Unified Communications
2 9 (69.23%) NetScaler
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Design Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) IT Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Network Design
1 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
1 9 (69.23%) Security Architecture
1 9 (69.23%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix
1 9 (69.23%) Avaya
1 9 (69.23%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft