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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
North West / Cheshire
Rank 80 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 4 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.19% 0.31% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 1.98% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 34
Median salary £58,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £29,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
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
138 202 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.72% 15.83% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 84 154 263
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +12 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Chester - 1 £57,500 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 21 (55.26%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (39.47%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) CCNA
6 13 (34.21%) CISSP
7 12 (31.58%) Cisco
8 11 (28.95%) VoIP
8 11 (28.95%) BGP
8 11 (28.95%) EIGRP
8 11 (28.95%) Risk Management
8 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
9 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
10 9 (23.68%) CISM
10 9 (23.68%) Degree
11 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 8 (21.05%) Data Management
11 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
11 8 (21.05%) Analytics
11 8 (21.05%) Information Security Management
11 8 (21.05%) Security Management
11 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (21.05%) Law
11 8 (21.05%) Business Continuity
11 8 (21.05%) WAN
11 8 (21.05%) LAN
11 8 (21.05%) Unix
11 8 (21.05%) Identity Access Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) PaaS
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) BGP
2 11 (28.95%) EIGRP
2 11 (28.95%) VoIP
3 8 (21.05%) LAN
3 8 (21.05%) WAN
4 7 (18.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (18.42%) MPLS
4 7 (18.42%) OSPF
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.79%) VPLS
6 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.63%) VLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Ant
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Law
3 4 (10.53%) Back Office
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Security Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Information Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Network Security Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) REST
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.26%) Contactless
5 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Unix
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 11 (28.95%) Risk Management
2 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
3 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 8 (21.05%) Analytics
4 8 (21.05%) Business Continuity
4 8 (21.05%) Data Management
4 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security Management
4 8 (21.05%) Security Management
4 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
6 6 (15.79%) Network Management
6 6 (15.79%) Security Patching
6 6 (15.79%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
1 3 (7.89%) C++
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNA
3 13 (34.21%) CISSP
4 9 (23.68%) CISM
4 9 (23.68%) Degree
5 7 (18.42%) CCNP
6 6 (15.79%) A+ Certification
6 6 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CISA
7 1 (2.63%) MCSE
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Firmware
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.26%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
3 6 (15.79%) Avaya
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.26%) Aruba
6 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) Splunk
7 1 (2.63%) Veeam
Crewe, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago