The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Consultant
Rank 308 321 312
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.018% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.019% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £45,000 £58,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £45,000 £72,800
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -37.93%
Network Security Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Network Security Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Network Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) OSPF
3 6 (54.55%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) IPsec
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Network Design
5 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) SMS
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Apple
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) F5
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (27.27%) CCIE
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) CCDP
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS

Network Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) OSPF
2 6 (54.55%) BGP
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (36.36%) SMS
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
1 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Tcl
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCDP
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCSP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
5 1 (9.09%) Aruba
5 1 (9.09%) 3Com
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper