The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 30 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.34% 0.57% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 12.50% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £40,500 - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Network Security
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.41% 4.57% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 32
Median salary £22,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

Network Security
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Chester

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Multicast
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Google