The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 143 127 155
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 35 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.93% 1.23% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.08% 6.70% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £30,250 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
576 582 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.33% 18.30% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 459 516 474
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
England

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Network Security
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Security Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Network Security
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 15 £36,500 +2.81% 1
Derbyshire -6 10 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Nottinghamshire -27 5 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Lincolnshire - 3 £31,250 -
Leicestershire -5 2 £57,256 +112.05%
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) Information Security
3 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.27%) Cisco
5 17 (25.76%) Firewall
6 16 (24.24%) Linux
6 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 16 (24.24%) Web Services
7 14 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (19.70%) Legal
8 13 (19.70%) Perl
9 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (18.18%) WAN
10 11 (16.67%) VPN
11 10 (15.15%) LAN
11 10 (15.15%) Citrix
11 10 (15.15%) C
11 10 (15.15%) Internet
11 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
11 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
12 9 (13.64%) JTAG
12 9 (13.64%) Mac OS
12 9 (13.64%) Multithreading
12 9 (13.64%) Groovy
12 9 (13.64%) Android
12 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
12 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
12 9 (13.64%) Ruby
12 9 (13.64%) VMware
12 9 (13.64%) C#

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (10.61%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
2 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Node.js
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Firewall
2 12 (18.18%) WAN
3 11 (16.67%) VPN
4 10 (15.15%) LAN
4 10 (15.15%) Internet
5 7 (10.61%) Wireless
6 6 (9.09%) VoIP
7 4 (6.06%) LDAP
7 4 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (4.55%) IPv6
8 3 (4.55%) DNS
8 3 (4.55%) SSL
8 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.55%) SMTP
8 3 (4.55%) DHCP
8 3 (4.55%) FTP
8 3 (4.55%) HTTP
8 3 (4.55%) SAN
9 2 (3.03%) TACACS
9 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (19.70%) Legal
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Analyst
2 19 (28.79%) Security Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Information Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Web Services
2 8 (12.12%) LAMP
3 4 (6.06%) XML
3 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
3 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.06%) jQuery
4 3 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Replication
2 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) SCADA
3 2 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) Firmware
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Mac OS
3 9 (13.64%) Android
4 7 (10.61%) UNIX
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 2000
5 4 (6.06%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Information Security
2 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 14 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.09%) SIEM
6 4 (6.06%) ITIL
6 4 (6.06%) Migration
6 4 (6.06%) Web Design
6 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.06%) IT Governance
6 4 (6.06%) Web Development
6 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.06%) Network Design
6 4 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.55%) Time Management
7 3 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.55%) Cyber Security
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) Perl
2 10 (15.15%) C
3 9 (13.64%) Groovy
3 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 9 (13.64%) Ruby
3 9 (13.64%) C#
3 9 (13.64%) C++
3 9 (13.64%) Python
3 9 (13.64%) Embedded C
3 9 (13.64%) Embedded C++
4 8 (12.12%) PHP
5 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) CCNA
4 6 (9.09%) CCNP
5 5 (7.58%) Degree
5 5 (7.58%) HND
6 4 (6.06%) CCIE
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.03%) GIAC
7 2 (3.03%) CEH
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.52%) CCSE
8 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.52%) CCSA
8 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.52%) ISEB
8 1 (1.52%) CCDA
8 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) JTAG
2 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.03%) Snort
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
1 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.52%) DameWare
1 1 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.27%) Cisco
3 10 (15.15%) Citrix
4 9 (13.64%) VMware
5 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.09%) ArcSight
7 5 (7.58%) Juniper
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.06%) Adobe
9 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.55%) EMC
10 2 (3.03%) Nokia
10 2 (3.03%) Unisys
10 2 (3.03%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.03%) F5
11 1 (1.52%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.52%) Google
11 1 (1.52%) McAfee
11 1 (1.52%) HP
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