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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 82 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.80% 1.26% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 7.72% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 16
Median salary £54,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £26,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.75%
Network Security
North West

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
184 285 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.36% 16.31% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 139 201 219
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,850 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +8 2 £75,000 +66.66% 5
Warrington +10 1 £59,000 +38.82% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) CCNP
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) ITIL
4 9 (45.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (35.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (30.00%) Juniper
8 5 (25.00%) Broadband
8 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) SLA
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) VoIP
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) JNCIS
8 5 (25.00%) JNCIP
8 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (20.00%) NetApp
9 4 (20.00%) OSPF
9 4 (20.00%) BGP
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity

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 11 (55.00%) LAN
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) Broadband
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) Multicast
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) WLAN
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Field Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Technician
4 2 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.00%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CCNP
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
4 5 (25.00%) JNCIP
4 5 (25.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (10.00%) CISM
5 2 (10.00%) CISSP
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Imperva
5 2 (10.00%) Meraki
5 2 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Samsung
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