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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 153 160 265
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +105
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 110 150 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 1.49% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.10% 9.20% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 89 125 84
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1089 1630 1972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.48% 16.24% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1395 1670
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £76,500
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 27 May 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 May 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.

1 116 (52.02%) Firewall
2 98 (43.95%) Cisco
3 79 (35.43%) Finance
4 73 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (30.04%) CheckPoint
5 67 (30.04%) VPN
6 64 (28.70%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (28.25%) Degree
8 58 (26.01%) Juniper
9 51 (22.87%) SIEM
10 49 (21.97%) CCNP
11 48 (21.52%) Information Security
11 48 (21.52%) Palo Alto
12 45 (20.18%) WAN
13 44 (19.73%) F5
13 44 (19.73%) Cybersecurity
14 42 (18.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 42 (18.83%) LAN
14 42 (18.83%) CISSP
15 40 (17.94%) Internet
16 38 (17.04%) Windows
16 38 (17.04%) Telecoms
16 38 (17.04%) Security Cleared
17 37 (16.59%) Data Centre
18 36 (16.14%) CCNA
19 35 (15.70%) ITIL
20 33 (14.80%) Wireless
21 32 (14.35%) CISM
22 31 (13.90%) CISA
22 31 (13.90%) 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 3 (1.35%) Apache
1 3 (1.35%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.35%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.14%) SaaS
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.90%) IaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Office 365
4 2 (0.90%) PaaS
5 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 116 (52.02%) Firewall
2 67 (30.04%) VPN
3 64 (28.70%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (20.18%) WAN
5 42 (18.83%) LAN
6 40 (17.94%) Internet
7 33 (14.80%) Wireless
8 31 (13.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 24 (10.76%) MPLS
10 20 (8.97%) BGP
10 20 (8.97%) OSPF
11 18 (8.07%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (7.62%) FWSM
13 16 (7.17%) Cisco ISE
14 15 (6.73%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (6.73%) NetScaler
14 15 (6.73%) SSL
15 14 (6.28%) TCP/IP
16 13 (5.83%) DMZ
16 13 (5.83%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.24%) Big Data
2 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
2 2 (0.90%) MySQL
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.45%) OLAP
3 1 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.45%) Redis
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 79 (35.43%) Finance
2 38 (17.04%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.07%) Legal
4 9 (4.04%) Banking
5 6 (2.69%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.24%) Law
6 5 (2.24%) Marketing
6 5 (2.24%) Retail
7 4 (1.79%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.79%) Billing
8 3 (1.35%) Advertising
8 3 (1.35%) Back Office
9 2 (0.90%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (45.74%) Network Engineer
2 78 (34.98%) Security Engineer
3 76 (34.08%) Network Security Engineer
4 27 (12.11%) Consultant
4 27 (12.11%) Security Consultant
5 20 (8.97%) Analyst
6 19 (8.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (8.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 17 (7.62%) Architect
8 15 (6.73%) Senior Network Engineer
9 13 (5.83%) Security Architect
10 12 (5.38%) Juniper Engineer
10 12 (5.38%) Security Analyst
11 10 (4.48%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 10 (4.48%) Network Consultant
11 10 (4.48%) Network Security Consultant
12 9 (4.04%) Network Security Specialist
12 9 (4.04%) Security Specialist
12 9 (4.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 9 (4.04%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.59%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.90%) Ajax
2 2 (0.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (0.90%) CSS
2 2 (0.90%) D3.js
2 2 (0.90%) HTML
2 2 (0.90%) jQuery
2 2 (0.90%) REST
2 2 (0.90%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.90%) scikit-learn
2 2 (0.90%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.90%) Spring
2 2 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.45%) beanstalkd
3 1 (0.45%) COM
3 1 (0.45%) LAMP
3 1 (0.45%) Middleware
3 1 (0.45%) OCX
3 1 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 37 (16.59%) Data Centre
3 26 (11.66%) Management Information System
4 24 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (8.97%) Mathematics
6 17 (7.62%) Internet of Things
7 16 (7.17%) Digital Media
8 13 (5.83%) Computer Science
8 13 (5.83%) RSA SecurID
9 12 (5.38%) Cyber Attack
10 6 (2.69%) Cryptography
10 6 (2.69%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (2.24%) e-Health
12 4 (1.79%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.35%) Blackberry
13 3 (1.35%) Clustering
14 2 (0.90%) Applied Mathematics
14 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.04%) Windows
2 19 (8.52%) Linux
3 18 (8.07%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.38%) Android
4 12 (5.38%) Unix
5 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) CatOS
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.87%) SIEM
2 48 (21.52%) Information Security
3 44 (19.73%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (15.70%) ITIL
5 30 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (13.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 27 (12.11%) Analytics
8 25 (11.21%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (9.87%) E-Commerce
9 22 (9.87%) Security Architecture
10 21 (9.42%) Migration
11 20 (8.97%) Network Design
11 20 (8.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 19 (8.52%) Presales
13 18 (8.07%) CRM
13 18 (8.07%) Web Development
14 17 (7.62%) Load Balancing
15 16 (7.17%) ERP
15 16 (7.17%) Information Assurance
15 16 (7.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.87%) Python
2 18 (8.07%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.62%) Perl
3 17 (7.62%) PHP
3 17 (7.62%) Ruby
4 16 (7.17%) Java
5 11 (4.93%) SQL
6 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.90%) C
7 2 (0.90%) Scala
7 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (28.25%) Degree
3 49 (21.97%) CCNP
4 42 (18.83%) CISSP
5 38 (17.04%) Security Cleared
6 36 (16.14%) CCNA
7 32 (14.35%) CISM
8 31 (13.90%) CISA
9 21 (9.42%) CCIE
9 21 (9.42%) CCIP
9 21 (9.42%) SSCP
10 20 (8.97%) CRISC
11 15 (6.73%) SC Cleared
12 14 (6.28%) JNCIS
13 11 (4.93%) CCSA
13 11 (4.93%) CCSE
13 11 (4.93%) SANS
14 10 (4.48%) JNCIP
15 9 (4.04%) GIAC
15 9 (4.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (6.73%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.14%) ISO 9001
3 7 (3.14%) SLA
4 6 (2.69%) COBIT
4 6 (2.69%) QA
5 3 (1.35%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.90%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.45%) GPG13
7 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.04%) XenApp
4 8 (3.59%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.79%) Snort
5 4 (1.79%) vCloud
5 4 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.45%) UAG
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.35%) EnCase
2 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 3 (1.35%) QRadar
3 2 (0.90%) Nessus
3 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.90%) SCCM
3 2 (0.90%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.45%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.45%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) Nmap
4 1 (0.45%) OPNET
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 98 (43.95%) Cisco
2 67 (30.04%) CheckPoint
3 58 (26.01%) Juniper
4 48 (21.52%) Palo Alto
5 44 (19.73%) F5
6 26 (11.66%) Riverbed
7 22 (9.87%) Citrix
8 21 (9.42%) VMware
9 18 (8.07%) Microsoft
10 16 (7.17%) Splunk
11 13 (5.83%) HP
11 13 (5.83%) Meraki
12 12 (5.38%) Forcepoint
12 12 (5.38%) Qualys
12 12 (5.38%) SolarWinds
13 11 (4.93%) ArcSight
13 11 (4.93%) Cyber-Ark
14 10 (4.48%) Blue Coat
15 9 (4.04%) AlgoSec
15 9 (4.04%) Brocade
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per day + benifits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car, 20% Bonus, Bupa, Life
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + huge bonus & more
Posted: 4 days ago