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 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 161 204 174
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -30
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 75 59 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 0.87% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.68% 5.94% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 124
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £92,000 £76,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
864 994 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.25% 14.64% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 748 856 1689
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 December 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 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 93 (52.84%) Firewall
2 71 (40.34%) Cisco
3 51 (28.98%) VPN
3 51 (28.98%) Information Security
4 47 (26.70%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (21.02%) CCNP
6 35 (19.89%) WAN
7 34 (19.32%) Finance
8 31 (17.61%) Wireless
8 31 (17.61%) LAN
8 31 (17.61%) Data Centre
9 30 (17.05%) Windows
9 30 (17.05%) CheckPoint
10 29 (16.48%) TCP/IP
10 29 (16.48%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (16.48%) Degree
10 29 (16.48%) Security Architecture
10 29 (16.48%) SIEM
11 27 (15.34%) Juniper
12 25 (14.20%) Microsoft
12 25 (14.20%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (13.07%) Security Operations
14 22 (12.50%) Palo Alto
14 22 (12.50%) Java
14 22 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 20 (11.36%) Linux
15 20 (11.36%) CCNA
15 20 (11.36%) Management Information System
16 19 (10.80%) CISSP
17 18 (10.23%) Penetration Testing

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 5 (2.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.27%) Apache
2 4 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.84%) MS Office
2 3 (1.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Route 53
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 93 (52.84%) Firewall
2 51 (28.98%) VPN
3 35 (19.89%) WAN
4 31 (17.61%) LAN
4 31 (17.61%) Wireless
5 29 (16.48%) TCP/IP
6 25 (14.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (10.23%) Internet
8 16 (9.09%) DNS
9 14 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (7.95%) MPLS
9 14 (7.95%) VPLS
10 12 (6.82%) SSL
11 10 (5.68%) IPsec
12 8 (4.55%) DHCP
13 7 (3.98%) BGP
13 7 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (3.98%) HTTP
14 6 (3.41%) Multicast
14 6 (3.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.27%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.57%) Grunt
3 1 (0.57%) Maven
General
1 34 (19.32%) Finance
2 18 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.95%) Legal
4 12 (6.82%) Banking
5 6 (3.41%) Law
6 5 (2.84%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Security Engineer
2 58 (32.95%) Network Engineer
3 46 (26.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (13.07%) Analyst
5 21 (11.93%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (10.80%) Senior Security Engineer
7 17 (9.66%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) Consultant
8 13 (7.39%) Security Consultant
9 12 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) Security Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) Architect
10 11 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Information Officer
11 10 (5.68%) Information Security Officer
11 10 (5.68%) Security Officer
11 10 (5.68%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (5.68%) Senior Security Consultant
12 9 (5.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.39%) Web Services
2 11 (6.25%) .NET
3 4 (2.27%) Sensu
4 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.57%) GWT
4 1 (0.57%) LAMP
4 1 (0.57%) Node.js
4 1 (0.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.61%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 18 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.95%) Virtual Team
5 12 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 11 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (5.68%) Blog
8 6 (3.41%) e-Health
9 4 (2.27%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.27%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.27%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.70%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.70%) Clustering
10 3 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.70%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.70%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.14%) CESG
11 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.05%) Windows
2 20 (11.36%) Linux
3 16 (9.09%) Unix
4 8 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.41%) CentOS
6 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.70%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.98%) Information Security
2 29 (16.48%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (16.48%) Security Architecture
2 29 (16.48%) SIEM
3 23 (13.07%) Security Operations
4 22 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 18 (10.23%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (10.23%) Risk Management
6 16 (9.09%) Network Design
7 14 (7.95%) ITIL
8 13 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.82%) DDoS Mitigation
10 11 (6.25%) Change Control
10 11 (6.25%) SDLC
10 11 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (5.68%) Migration
11 10 (5.68%) Open Source
11 10 (5.68%) Threat Modelling
12 9 (5.11%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.50%) Java
2 18 (10.23%) PHP
3 15 (8.52%) Python
4 13 (7.39%) C++
5 10 (5.68%) C
5 10 (5.68%) C#
5 10 (5.68%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.55%) Ruby
7 5 (2.84%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.84%) SQL
8 4 (2.27%) Perl
9 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.14%) Tcl
11 1 (0.57%) AWK
Qualifications
1 47 (26.70%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (21.02%) CCNP
3 29 (16.48%) Degree
4 20 (11.36%) CCNA
5 19 (10.80%) CISSP
6 12 (6.82%) Security Cleared
7 11 (6.25%) GIAC
8 8 (4.55%) CCIP
8 8 (4.55%) JNCIA
8 8 (4.55%) JNCIE
8 8 (4.55%) JNCIP
8 8 (4.55%) JNCIS
9 7 (3.98%) CHECK Team Member
9 7 (3.98%) CREST Certified
9 7 (3.98%) GCIH
9 7 (3.98%) SSCP
10 6 (3.41%) DV Cleared
11 5 (2.84%) CCVP
11 5 (2.84%) SANS
12 4 (2.27%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.11%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.84%) QA
4 3 (1.70%) BS25999
4 3 (1.70%) COBIT
5 2 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.68%) Active Directory
1 10 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.14%) KVM
3 2 (1.14%) vCloud
3 2 (1.14%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) Docker
4 1 (0.57%) Firmware
4 1 (0.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) WSUS
2 6 (3.41%) Nessus
3 5 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.27%) Graphite
4 4 (2.27%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.27%) Nagios
5 3 (1.70%) SCCM
5 3 (1.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.14%) QRadar
6 2 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.57%) Ansible
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.57%) Puppet
7 1 (0.57%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 71 (40.34%) Cisco
2 30 (17.05%) CheckPoint
3 27 (15.34%) Juniper
4 25 (14.20%) Microsoft
5 22 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 10 (5.68%) F5
6 10 (5.68%) Splunk
6 10 (5.68%) VMware
7 6 (3.41%) Citrix
7 6 (3.41%) Fortinet
7 6 (3.41%) HP
8 5 (2.84%) Forcepoint
8 5 (2.84%) Oracle
9 4 (2.27%) Intel Security
9 4 (2.27%) Riverbed
9 4 (2.27%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.27%) Symantec
10 3 (1.70%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.70%) Meraki
10 3 (1.70%) Speakerbus
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65000 + package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-80,000 + OTE 110,000 + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mercerbridge
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Non Contributory Pension, Bonus,
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Wipro
Posted: 11 days ago