The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 147 132 161
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 34 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 1.01% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 5.98% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Network Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
561 552 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.06% 16.83% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 443 484 497
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Derbyshire -2 11 £40,000 +73.91%
Northamptonshire -11 11 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Nottinghamshire -11 7 £40,000 +2.56%
Lincolnshire - 3 £31,250 -
Leicestershire - 2 £57,256 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Information Security
3 19 (27.94%) Cisco
3 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.00%) Web Services
4 17 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (25.00%) Firewall
5 16 (23.53%) Linux
6 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (20.59%) Perl
7 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (19.12%) WAN
8 13 (19.12%) Legal
9 11 (16.18%) VPN
9 11 (16.18%) LAN
10 10 (14.71%) C
10 10 (14.71%) UNIX
10 10 (14.71%) Python
10 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
10 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.24%) JTAG
11 9 (13.24%) Mac OS
11 9 (13.24%) Multithreading
11 9 (13.24%) Groovy
11 9 (13.24%) Ruby
11 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
11 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
11 9 (13.24%) Android
11 9 (13.24%) C#
11 9 (13.24%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (8.82%) IIS
2 4 (5.88%) Apache
2 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) Node.js
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Firewall
2 13 (19.12%) WAN
3 11 (16.18%) LAN
3 11 (16.18%) VPN
4 9 (13.24%) Internet
5 7 (10.29%) VoIP
5 7 (10.29%) Wireless
6 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.41%) IPv6
7 3 (4.41%) SAN
8 2 (2.94%) BGP
8 2 (2.94%) TACACS
8 2 (2.94%) LDAP
9 1 (1.47%) ISDN
9 1 (1.47%) SMTP
9 1 (1.47%) DHCP
9 1 (1.47%) FTP
9 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (19.12%) Legal
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Analyst
2 21 (30.88%) Security Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Information Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Network Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) Web Services
2 8 (11.76%) LAMP
3 4 (5.88%) jQuery
3 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 4 (5.88%) XML
3 4 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.94%) Replication
2 2 (2.94%) Clustering
2 2 (2.94%) SCADA
2 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Linux
3 10 (14.71%) UNIX
4 9 (13.24%) Android
4 9 (13.24%) Mac OS
5 5 (7.35%) Windows 2000
5 5 (7.35%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Information Security
2 17 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 15 (22.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (13.24%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.29%) SIEM
6 5 (7.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (5.88%) Network Design
7 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.88%) Web Design
7 4 (5.88%) Migration
7 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.88%) IT Governance
7 4 (5.88%) Web Development
8 3 (4.41%) Time Management
8 3 (4.41%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.41%) Service Management
8 3 (4.41%) ITIL
8 3 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) Perl
2 10 (14.71%) C
2 10 (14.71%) Python
3 9 (13.24%) Embedded C
3 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
3 9 (13.24%) Ruby
3 9 (13.24%) Groovy
3 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
3 9 (13.24%) C#
3 9 (13.24%) C++
3 9 (13.24%) PHP
4 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) CCNA
4 7 (10.29%) CCNP
5 6 (8.82%) CCIE
5 6 (8.82%) Degree
6 5 (7.35%) HND
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.94%) GIAC
7 2 (2.94%) CEH
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.47%) CCSA
8 1 (1.47%) CCSE
8 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.47%) CCDA
8 1 (1.47%) ISEB
8 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) JTAG
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.94%) Snort
4 1 (1.47%) Nmap
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.47%) DameWare
1 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.47%) Nessus
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Cisco
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Citrix
3 8 (11.76%) ArcSight
4 6 (8.82%) VMware
4 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Juniper
5 4 (5.88%) Adobe
6 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.94%) EMC
7 2 (2.94%) Nokia
7 2 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle
8 1 (1.47%) Unisys
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) McAfee
8 1 (1.47%) Google
8 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
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