The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
North West / Cheshire
Rank 71 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.93% 0.84% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.49% 5.76% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 34
Median salary £52,500 £80,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +86.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £65,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 191 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.35% 14.55% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 80 160 292
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Cheshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +16 4 £48,750 -39.06%
Knutsford - 3 - -
Chester - 1 £40,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £23,500 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 23 (67.65%) Information Security
2 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (35.29%) BGP
6 11 (32.35%) EIGRP
6 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
6 11 (32.35%) VoIP
7 10 (29.41%) CCNA
7 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) Security Operations
8 9 (26.47%) CISM
8 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
8 9 (26.47%) CISSP
8 9 (26.47%) WAN
8 9 (26.47%) LAN
9 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Security Testing
9 8 (23.53%) Data Management
9 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
9 8 (23.53%) Analytics
9 8 (23.53%) Unix
9 8 (23.53%) Law
9 8 (23.53%) Information Security Management
9 8 (23.53%) Security Management
9 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (23.53%) OSPF

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) BGP
3 11 (32.35%) EIGRP
3 11 (32.35%) VoIP
4 9 (26.47%) LAN
4 9 (26.47%) WAN
5 8 (23.53%) OSPF
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (20.59%) MPLS
7 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 6 (17.65%) VPLS
8 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (5.88%) DHCP
10 2 (5.88%) DNS
10 2 (5.88%) VPN
10 2 (5.88%) Wireless
11 1 (2.94%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Law
3 4 (11.76%) Back Office
4 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Games
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Security Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Information Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) REST
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.88%) Contactless
5 2 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Android
3 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Information Security
2 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
3 10 (29.41%) Security Operations
3 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
5 8 (23.53%) Analytics
5 8 (23.53%) Data Management
5 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 8 (23.53%) Information Security Management
5 8 (23.53%) Security Management
5 8 (23.53%) Security Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
7 6 (17.65%) Network Management
7 6 (17.65%) Security Patching
7 6 (17.65%) Software Deployment
8 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (14.71%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) CCNA
3 9 (26.47%) CISM
3 9 (26.47%) CISSP
4 8 (23.53%) Degree
5 7 (20.59%) CCNP
6 6 (17.65%) A+ Certification
6 6 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CISA
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Firmware
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.88%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.65%) Avaya
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.88%) Aruba
6 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.94%) Google
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago