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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 156 202 228
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +26
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 108 109 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.73% 1.04% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.31% 7.51% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 80 98 100
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £41,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +8.43%
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
955 1451 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.27% 13.79% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1239 1731
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 112 (49.34%) Firewall
2 89 (39.21%) Cisco
3 78 (34.36%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (29.07%) VPN
5 63 (27.75%) CheckPoint
5 63 (27.75%) Finance
6 54 (23.79%) CCNP
6 54 (23.79%) Cisco ASA
7 52 (22.91%) Juniper
7 52 (22.91%) Palo Alto
8 50 (22.03%) Degree
9 44 (19.38%) CCNA
9 44 (19.38%) WAN
10 42 (18.50%) Cybersecurity
11 41 (18.06%) LAN
11 41 (18.06%) Security Cleared
12 40 (17.62%) SIEM
12 40 (17.62%) Information Security
13 39 (17.18%) Windows
14 38 (16.74%) Telecoms
15 35 (15.42%) ITIL
15 35 (15.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 34 (14.98%) F5
17 33 (14.54%) Security Architecture
18 32 (14.10%) Internet
18 32 (14.10%) Wireless
19 31 (13.66%) Intrusion Detection
19 31 (13.66%) DDoS Mitigation
20 29 (12.78%) Penetration Testing
20 29 (12.78%) CISSP

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 6 (2.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.88%) Apache
2 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.08%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.44%) MS Project
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.52%) SaaS
3 7 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.88%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.88%) Office 365
5 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (49.34%) Firewall
2 66 (29.07%) VPN
3 54 (23.79%) Cisco ASA
4 44 (19.38%) WAN
5 41 (18.06%) LAN
6 32 (14.10%) Internet
6 32 (14.10%) Wireless
7 31 (13.66%) Intrusion Detection
8 23 (10.13%) TCP/IP
9 16 (7.05%) FWSM
10 15 (6.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (6.61%) SSL
11 12 (5.29%) BGP
11 12 (5.29%) DHCP
11 12 (5.29%) DNS
11 12 (5.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (4.85%) EIGRP
12 11 (4.85%) MPLS
12 11 (4.85%) NetScaler
13 10 (4.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.08%) Big Data
2 4 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.44%) MySQL
3 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.44%) OLAP
3 1 (0.44%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.44%) Redis
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) Maven
1 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (27.75%) Finance
2 38 (16.74%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.17%) Banking
4 13 (5.73%) Legal
5 10 (4.41%) Law
6 8 (3.52%) Retail
7 7 (3.08%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.76%) Billing
9 3 (1.32%) Back Office
9 3 (1.32%) Marketing
10 2 (0.88%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.88%) Publishing
11 1 (0.44%) Advertising
11 1 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (40.97%) Network Engineer
2 78 (34.36%) Security Engineer
3 72 (31.72%) Network Security Engineer
4 27 (11.89%) Analyst
5 24 (10.57%) Consultant
5 24 (10.57%) Security Consultant
6 16 (7.05%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (7.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (7.05%) Security Analyst
7 14 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (5.29%) Architect
9 11 (4.85%) Juniper Engineer
9 11 (4.85%) Senior Security Engineer
10 10 (4.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 9 (3.96%) Information Security Officer
11 9 (3.96%) Network Consultant
11 9 (3.96%) Network Security Consultant
11 9 (3.96%) Network Specialist
11 9 (3.96%) Security Officer
11 9 (3.96%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.08%) Web Services
2 6 (2.64%) .NET
2 6 (2.64%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.88%) SailPoint
3 2 (0.88%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.88%) Spring
4 1 (0.44%) Ajax
4 1 (0.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.44%) COM
4 1 (0.44%) CSS
4 1 (0.44%) D3.js
4 1 (0.44%) GWT
4 1 (0.44%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) jQuery
4 1 (0.44%) LAMP
4 1 (0.44%) Middleware
4 1 (0.44%) OCX
4 1 (0.44%) REST
4 1 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 27 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.89%) Management Information System
3 19 (8.37%) Digital Media
4 16 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.05%) Internet of Things
5 13 (5.73%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.73%) RSA SecurID
6 11 (4.85%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (3.08%) e-Health
8 6 (2.64%) Blog
8 6 (2.64%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.20%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.76%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.76%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.88%) FMCG
12 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.18%) Windows
2 20 (8.81%) Linux
3 16 (7.05%) Unix
4 15 (6.61%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.76%) Android
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.50%) Cybersecurity
2 40 (17.62%) Information Security
2 40 (17.62%) SIEM
3 35 (15.42%) ITIL
4 33 (14.54%) Security Architecture
5 31 (13.66%) DDoS Mitigation
6 29 (12.78%) Penetration Testing
7 23 (10.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 21 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (9.25%) Risk Management
8 21 (9.25%) Web Development
9 20 (8.81%) CRM
9 20 (8.81%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.81%) ERP
9 20 (8.81%) Migration
10 19 (8.37%) Analytics
11 15 (6.61%) Network Design
12 14 (6.17%) Change Management
12 14 (6.17%) Presales
13 12 (5.29%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.45%) PHP
2 25 (11.01%) Java
3 21 (9.25%) JavaScript
3 21 (9.25%) Python
4 17 (7.49%) Ruby
5 16 (7.05%) Perl
6 14 (6.17%) SQL
7 7 (3.08%) C
8 6 (2.64%) C++
9 5 (2.20%) C#
9 5 (2.20%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.20%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.44%) AWK
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 78 (34.36%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (23.79%) CCNP
3 50 (22.03%) Degree
4 44 (19.38%) CCNA
5 41 (18.06%) Security Cleared
6 29 (12.78%) CISSP
7 26 (11.45%) CCIP
8 25 (11.01%) SSCP
9 19 (8.37%) CCIE
9 19 (8.37%) CISM
10 17 (7.49%) CISA
11 16 (7.05%) SC Cleared
12 13 (5.73%) CCSA
13 12 (5.29%) CCSE
14 11 (4.85%) JNCIA
14 11 (4.85%) JNCIP
14 11 (4.85%) JNCIS
15 10 (4.41%) CRISC
16 8 (3.52%) GIAC
17 7 (3.08%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.52%) SLA
4 7 (3.08%) ISO 9001
4 7 (3.08%) QA
5 4 (1.76%) COBIT
6 3 (1.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.44%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 15 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.76%) Snort
3 4 (1.76%) vCloud
3 4 (1.76%) XenApp
4 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.44%) KVM
5 1 (0.44%) UAG
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.20%) SCCM
2 4 (1.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.76%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (1.76%) WSUS
3 3 (1.32%) EnCase
3 3 (1.32%) Puppet
3 3 (1.32%) QRadar
4 2 (0.88%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.88%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.88%) Hyperic
4 2 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.88%) Nagios
4 2 (0.88%) Nessus
4 2 (0.88%) OPNET
4 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.88%) SCOM
5 1 (0.44%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 89 (39.21%) Cisco
2 63 (27.75%) CheckPoint
3 52 (22.91%) Juniper
3 52 (22.91%) Palo Alto
4 34 (14.98%) F5
5 24 (10.57%) Microsoft
6 20 (8.81%) Citrix
6 20 (8.81%) Riverbed
6 20 (8.81%) VMware
7 17 (7.49%) Splunk
8 14 (6.17%) SolarWinds
9 12 (5.29%) HP
9 12 (5.29%) Meraki
10 10 (4.41%) Qualys
11 9 (3.96%) ArcSight
11 9 (3.96%) Blue Coat
11 9 (3.96%) Cyber-Ark
12 8 (3.52%) Fortinet
13 7 (3.08%) AlgoSec
14 6 (2.64%) Intel Security
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray
Salary: Banking Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Montash Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 100,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago