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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 73 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.12% 0.68% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 3.67% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
87 109 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.85% 18.54% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 107
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago