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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 88 85 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +36
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.01% 2.62% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 15.03% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 10
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £80,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
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
213 286 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.94% 17.40% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 165 235 244
Median salary £36,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Warrington +12 5 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Wilmslow - 4 £39,500 -
Chester +12 2 £75,000 +66.66% 2
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (71.43%) Firewall
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) LAN
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) CCNA
4 12 (57.14%) BGP
5 11 (52.38%) VoIP
5 11 (52.38%) CCNP
6 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
7 8 (38.10%) OSPF
8 7 (33.33%) SLA
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) DHCP
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Network Management
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
10 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
10 5 (23.81%) MPLS
10 5 (23.81%) Unix
10 5 (23.81%) Information Security
10 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
10 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
11 4 (19.05%) Finance
11 4 (19.05%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Back Office

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 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 12 (57.14%) BGP
4 11 (52.38%) VoIP
5 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
6 8 (38.10%) OSPF
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) MPLS
9 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) VPLS
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
10 3 (14.29%) Broadband
10 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (9.52%) Multicast
11 2 (9.52%) WLAN
12 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Network Management
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Security Patching
4 4 (19.05%) Software Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) CCNA
3 11 (52.38%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Avaya
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Samsung
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