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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 65 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.57% 1.20% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.60% 8.25% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £52,000 £36,750 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.49% -9.81%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
125 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.34% 14.59% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 107 91 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,653 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
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 10 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (78.26%) Cisco
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (56.52%) CCIE
4 12 (52.17%) CCNP
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
6 9 (39.13%) WAN
6 9 (39.13%) IBM
6 9 (39.13%) Juniper
7 7 (30.43%) Information Security
7 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (30.43%) SIEM
7 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (26.09%) vSphere
8 6 (26.09%) F5
8 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
8 6 (26.09%) XenApp
8 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
8 6 (26.09%) BGP
8 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
8 6 (26.09%) SAN
8 6 (26.09%) MPLS
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) EMC
8 6 (26.09%) Citrix
8 6 (26.09%) DHCP
8 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) IaaS
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (43.48%) LAN
4 9 (39.13%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (26.09%) BGP
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (26.09%) DHCP
6 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
6 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 6 (26.09%) SAN
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 2 (8.70%) Wireless Security
9 1 (4.35%) IPsec
9 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (39.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Network Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Network Support
2 9 (39.13%) Network Support Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior IT Support
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Support
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Information Security
1 7 (30.43%) SIEM
1 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (17.39%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Security
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCIE
3 12 (52.17%) CCNP
4 5 (21.74%) CEH
4 5 (21.74%) GIAC
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) CISM
6 2 (8.70%) CISSP
6 2 (8.70%) SANS
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
1 6 (26.09%) vSphere
1 6 (26.09%) XenApp
1 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (8.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) IBM
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) EMC
3 6 (26.09%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
4 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.70%) Splunk
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3600 on call + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago