The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 151 198 214
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 100 120 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.64% 1.23% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.05% 8.86% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 76 108 94
Median salary £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
Network Security
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
905 1355 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.81% 13.91% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 803 1165 1709
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Network Security
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 across the City of London region.

Network Security Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 100 (47.62%) Firewall
2 81 (38.57%) Cisco
3 68 (32.38%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (28.10%) VPN
5 53 (25.24%) CheckPoint
6 50 (23.81%) CCNP
7 48 (22.86%) WAN
8 46 (21.90%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (21.43%) Finance
10 44 (20.95%) Palo Alto
11 43 (20.48%) LAN
12 42 (20.00%) CCNA
12 42 (20.00%) Juniper
13 41 (19.52%) Cybersecurity
14 40 (19.05%) Degree
15 39 (18.57%) Security Cleared
16 36 (17.14%) Windows
17 34 (16.19%) ITIL
18 32 (15.24%) Telecoms
18 32 (15.24%) Penetration Testing
18 32 (15.24%) Security Architecture
19 31 (14.76%) PHP
19 31 (14.76%) Internet
19 31 (14.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 30 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
20 30 (14.29%) Java
20 30 (14.29%) Wireless
20 30 (14.29%) Information Security
21 29 (13.81%) Intrusion Detection
21 29 (13.81%) Microsoft

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.81%) MS Office
2 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.48%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.33%) SaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (47.62%) Firewall
2 59 (28.10%) VPN
3 48 (22.86%) WAN
4 46 (21.90%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (20.48%) LAN
6 31 (14.76%) Internet
7 30 (14.29%) Wireless
8 29 (13.81%) Intrusion Detection
9 24 (11.43%) TCP/IP
10 14 (6.67%) FWSM
11 13 (6.19%) BGP
11 13 (6.19%) DNS
11 13 (6.19%) IPsec
11 13 (6.19%) SSL
12 12 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (5.24%) Cisco ISE
13 11 (5.24%) DHCP
13 11 (5.24%) EIGRP
13 11 (5.24%) MPLS
14 10 (4.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.33%) Big Data
2 3 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.48%) MySQL
3 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.48%) OLAP
3 1 (0.48%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.48%) Redis
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
1 1 (0.48%) Maven
1 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 45 (21.43%) Finance
2 32 (15.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.62%) Banking
4 13 (6.19%) Legal
5 10 (4.76%) Law
6 8 (3.81%) Retail
7 7 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.90%) Billing
9 3 (1.43%) Back Office
9 3 (1.43%) Marketing
10 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.95%) Publishing
11 1 (0.48%) Advertising
11 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (36.19%) Network Engineer
2 65 (30.95%) Security Engineer
3 57 (27.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 24 (11.43%) Analyst
5 23 (10.95%) Consultant
5 23 (10.95%) Security Consultant
6 16 (7.62%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (7.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 14 (6.67%) Architect
8 12 (5.71%) Security Analyst
8 12 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Juniper Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Security Architect
9 11 (5.24%) Senior Consultant
9 11 (5.24%) Senior Security Consultant
10 9 (4.29%) Information Officer
10 9 (4.29%) Information Security Officer
10 9 (4.29%) Security Officer
10 9 (4.29%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (3.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.76%) .NET
2 7 (3.33%) Web Services
3 6 (2.86%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.95%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.95%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.95%) Spring
5 1 (0.48%) beanstalkd
5 1 (0.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.48%) COM
5 1 (0.48%) GWT
5 1 (0.48%) LAMP
5 1 (0.48%) OCX
5 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.48%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 24 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 22 (10.48%) Management Information System
4 19 (9.05%) Digital Media
5 14 (6.67%) Internet of Things
6 13 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (5.24%) Computer Science
7 11 (5.24%) Cyber Attack
8 10 (4.76%) Blog
9 8 (3.81%) e-Health
9 8 (3.81%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (2.86%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.90%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.90%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (1.43%) Clustering
12 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.14%) Windows
2 21 (10.00%) Linux
3 19 (9.05%) Unix
4 9 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.43%) CentOS
6 3 (1.43%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.95%) Android
7 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.48%) SUSE
8 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.52%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (16.19%) ITIL
3 32 (15.24%) Penetration Testing
3 32 (15.24%) Security Architecture
4 30 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
4 30 (14.29%) Information Security
5 29 (13.81%) SIEM
6 22 (10.48%) Risk Management
7 21 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 20 (9.52%) ERP
8 20 (9.52%) Web Development
9 19 (9.05%) CRM
10 18 (8.57%) Network Design
11 17 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (8.10%) Migration
12 16 (7.62%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.14%) Analytics
14 14 (6.67%) Change Management
15 12 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
16 11 (5.24%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.76%) PHP
2 30 (14.29%) Java
3 20 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 20 (9.52%) Python
4 15 (7.14%) Ruby
5 14 (6.67%) Perl
6 11 (5.24%) C
6 11 (5.24%) SQL
7 10 (4.76%) C++
8 9 (4.29%) C#
8 9 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.43%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.48%) AWK
11 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 68 (32.38%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (23.81%) CCNP
3 42 (20.00%) CCNA
4 40 (19.05%) Degree
5 39 (18.57%) Security Cleared
6 24 (11.43%) CCIP
7 23 (10.95%) CISSP
7 23 (10.95%) SSCP
8 16 (7.62%) SC Cleared
9 14 (6.67%) CISM
9 14 (6.67%) JNCIA
9 14 (6.67%) JNCIP
9 14 (6.67%) JNCIS
10 13 (6.19%) CCSA
10 13 (6.19%) CISA
11 12 (5.71%) CCSE
12 10 (4.76%) JNCIE
13 9 (4.29%) CCIE
14 8 (3.81%) DV Cleared
14 8 (3.81%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 16 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.29%) QA
3 9 (4.29%) SLA
4 7 (3.33%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.43%) COBIT
5 3 (1.43%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 17 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.86%) vCloud
4 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.95%) XenApp
5 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.48%) KVM
6 1 (0.48%) Snort
6 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) SCCM
2 5 (2.38%) WSUS
3 4 (1.90%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.43%) Puppet
4 3 (1.43%) QRadar
5 2 (0.95%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.95%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.95%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.95%) Nagios
5 2 (0.95%) Nessus
5 2 (0.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.95%) OPNET
5 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.95%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (38.57%) Cisco
2 53 (25.24%) CheckPoint
3 44 (20.95%) Palo Alto
4 42 (20.00%) Juniper
5 29 (13.81%) Microsoft
6 24 (11.43%) F5
7 22 (10.48%) VMware
8 18 (8.57%) Citrix
9 15 (7.14%) Splunk
10 12 (5.71%) Riverbed
11 11 (5.24%) HP
12 10 (4.76%) Meraki
13 8 (3.81%) SolarWinds
14 7 (3.33%) Fortinet
15 5 (2.38%) Forcepoint
15 5 (2.38%) Intel Security
16 4 (1.90%) ArcSight
16 4 (1.90%) Cyber-Ark
16 4 (1.90%) Extreme Networks
16 4 (1.90%) Qualys
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + unrivaled benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
hmv Retail Ltd
Salary: Dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago