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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 164 191 196
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 80 100 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 1.15% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.08% 8.18% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58 88 95
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
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
881 1223 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.75% 14.08% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1046 1636
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 £33,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
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 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 28 September 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 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 91 (46.19%) Firewall
2 68 (34.52%) Cisco
3 60 (30.46%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (27.92%) VPN
5 43 (21.83%) CCNA
5 43 (21.83%) CCNP
6 42 (21.32%) CheckPoint
7 41 (20.81%) WAN
8 38 (19.29%) Cybersecurity
8 38 (19.29%) Palo Alto
9 37 (18.78%) LAN
9 37 (18.78%) Information Security
10 35 (17.77%) Juniper
10 35 (17.77%) Security Cleared
11 34 (17.26%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (16.24%) Degree
12 32 (16.24%) Security Architecture
12 32 (16.24%) Windows
12 32 (16.24%) Finance
13 31 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
14 30 (15.23%) Telecoms
14 30 (15.23%) Wireless
14 30 (15.23%) Java
14 30 (15.23%) PHP
15 29 (14.72%) ITIL
16 28 (14.21%) TCP/IP
17 27 (13.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 26 (13.20%) DDoS Mitigation
18 26 (13.20%) Risk Management
18 26 (13.20%) Intrusion Detection

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 (3.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.02%) Apache
2 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) MS Office
2 6 (3.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.03%) SaaS
4 2 (1.02%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.51%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.51%) Route 53
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (46.19%) Firewall
2 55 (27.92%) VPN
3 41 (20.81%) WAN
4 37 (18.78%) LAN
5 34 (17.26%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (15.23%) Wireless
7 28 (14.21%) TCP/IP
8 26 (13.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 25 (12.69%) Internet
10 16 (8.12%) DNS
11 13 (6.60%) IPsec
12 12 (6.09%) BGP
12 12 (6.09%) DHCP
12 12 (6.09%) FWSM
12 12 (6.09%) SSL
13 11 (5.58%) EIGRP
14 10 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (5.08%) MPLS
15 9 (4.57%) HSRP
15 9 (4.57%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.05%) Big Data
2 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.02%) MySQL
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.51%) OLAP
4 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) Redis
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.51%) Grunt
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Maven
2 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (16.24%) Finance
2 30 (15.23%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.12%) Legal
4 12 (6.09%) Banking
5 10 (5.08%) Law
6 7 (3.55%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.05%) Retail
8 4 (2.03%) Billing
8 4 (2.03%) Marketing
9 3 (1.52%) Back Office
10 2 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.02%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (33.50%) Network Engineer
2 55 (27.92%) Security Engineer
3 47 (23.86%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (11.68%) Analyst
5 21 (10.66%) Consultant
5 21 (10.66%) Security Consultant
6 15 (7.61%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (7.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (6.60%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.58%) Architect
8 11 (5.58%) Juniper Engineer
8 11 (5.58%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (5.58%) Senior Security Consultant
9 10 (5.08%) Head of Security
9 10 (5.08%) Security Analyst
9 10 (5.08%) Security Specialist
9 10 (5.08%) Senior Security Engineer
10 9 (4.57%) Information Security Officer
10 9 (4.57%) Security Manager
10 9 (4.57%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.58%) .NET
2 8 (4.06%) Web Services
3 3 (1.52%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.02%) LAMP
4 2 (1.02%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.02%) Spring
5 1 (0.51%) beanstalkd
5 1 (0.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.51%) COM
5 1 (0.51%) GWT
5 1 (0.51%) Node.js
5 1 (0.51%) OCX
5 1 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.51%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.51%) Sensu
5 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 23 (11.68%) Data Centre
3 21 (10.66%) Management Information System
4 17 (8.63%) Digital Media
5 12 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.09%) Internet of Things
6 11 (5.58%) Blog
7 9 (4.57%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (4.57%) e-Health
8 8 (4.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.54%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (2.03%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (2.03%) Smart Meter
10 4 (2.03%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.52%) Clustering
11 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.02%) CESG
12 2 (1.02%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.24%) Windows
2 22 (11.17%) Linux
3 19 (9.64%) Unix
4 5 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.52%) CentOS
6 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.51%) SUSE
8 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.29%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (18.78%) Information Security
3 32 (16.24%) Security Architecture
4 31 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
5 29 (14.72%) ITIL
6 26 (13.20%) DDoS Mitigation
6 26 (13.20%) Risk Management
7 20 (10.15%) SIEM
7 20 (10.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 19 (9.64%) Migration
9 18 (9.14%) ERP
9 18 (9.14%) Web Development
10 17 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (8.63%) CRM
10 17 (8.63%) Network Design
11 14 (7.11%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.60%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (6.09%) Analytics
13 12 (6.09%) Business Continuity
13 12 (6.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.23%) Java
1 30 (15.23%) PHP
2 18 (9.14%) JavaScript
2 18 (9.14%) Python
3 14 (7.11%) Ruby
4 12 (6.09%) Perl
5 11 (5.58%) C++
6 10 (5.08%) C
6 10 (5.08%) C#
6 10 (5.08%) SQL
6 10 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.02%) Tcl
10 1 (0.51%) AWK
Qualifications
1 60 (30.46%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (21.83%) CCNA
2 43 (21.83%) CCNP
3 35 (17.77%) Security Cleared
4 32 (16.24%) Degree
5 22 (11.17%) CCIP
6 21 (10.66%) CISSP
6 21 (10.66%) SSCP
7 15 (7.61%) JNCIA
7 15 (7.61%) JNCIP
7 15 (7.61%) JNCIS
8 13 (6.60%) CCSA
8 13 (6.60%) SC Cleared
9 12 (6.09%) CCSE
10 11 (5.58%) CISM
10 11 (5.58%) JNCIE
11 10 (5.08%) CISA
12 9 (4.57%) DV Cleared
12 9 (4.57%) GIAC
13 8 (4.06%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.68%) PCI DSS
2 17 (8.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.55%) ISO 9001
3 7 (3.55%) QA
4 6 (3.05%) SLA
5 3 (1.52%) BS25999
5 3 (1.52%) COBIT
5 3 (1.52%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (7.61%) Active Directory
1 15 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.05%) vCloud
3 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.02%) KVM
4 1 (0.51%) Docker
4 1 (0.51%) Snort
4 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.05%) WSUS
2 5 (2.54%) SCCM
3 4 (2.03%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.52%) Nagios
4 3 (1.52%) Puppet
5 2 (1.02%) Ansible
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.02%) HP NNM
5 2 (1.02%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.02%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (1.02%) Nessus
5 2 (1.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.02%) OPNET
5 2 (1.02%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Graphite
Vendors
1 68 (34.52%) Cisco
2 42 (21.32%) CheckPoint
3 38 (19.29%) Palo Alto
4 35 (17.77%) Juniper
5 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
6 16 (8.12%) VMware
7 15 (7.61%) F5
8 13 (6.60%) Splunk
9 11 (5.58%) Citrix
10 7 (3.55%) Meraki
11 6 (3.05%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.05%) HP
11 6 (3.05%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.54%) Intel Security
12 5 (2.54%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.03%) Symantec
14 3 (1.52%) Dell
14 3 (1.52%) Forcepoint
14 3 (1.52%) Mitel
14 3 (1.52%) Red Hat
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 pa + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £200 daily
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Salary Negotiable on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible working hours, benefits
Posted: 19 days ago