The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 68 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.92% 0.69% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 2.82% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Average salary £36,750 £41,405 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +53.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 142 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.62% 24.48% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 120 133 104
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Network Security
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Coventry region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Coventry

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Wireless
4 7 (46.67%) OSPF
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
5 6 (40.00%) VoIP
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) Legal
8 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) SLA
8 2 (13.33%) CCNA
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) OSPF
4 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 1 (6.67%) FWSM
8 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
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