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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 62 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.67% 0.36% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.67% 1.42% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £35,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £37,250 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
109 141 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.29% 25.13% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 110 78
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PP
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix