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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 61 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.25% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.25% 2.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £38,500 £40,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.52% -32.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
97 69 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.16% 13.04% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 92 55 80
Average salary £37,125 £38,026 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.36% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £50,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (21.43%) COBIT
5 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
5 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) Blackberry

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) Symposium
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) COBIT
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Nortel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: 3 days ago