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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 153 151 164
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.69% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 3.98% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 31
Average salary £52,500 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.41% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
559 553 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.63% 17.32% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 429 462 514
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Nottinghamshire +11 11 £65,000 +109.50% 3
Northamptonshire -9 4 £45,000 +25.87%
Leicestershire 0 1 £28,000 -
Derbyshire -5 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 20 (50.00%) Firewall
3 19 (47.50%) CISSP
4 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) Security Management
6 12 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
7 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
7 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
8 10 (25.00%) VPN
8 10 (25.00%) Cisco
8 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 10 (25.00%) Wireless
8 10 (25.00%) RSA enVision
8 10 (25.00%) Security Operations
9 9 (22.50%) Big Data
9 9 (22.50%) Open Source
9 9 (22.50%) Splunk
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 8 (20.00%) Migration
10 8 (20.00%) Blue Coat
10 8 (20.00%) Tripwire
10 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
10 8 (20.00%) Intel Security
10 8 (20.00%) Radware
10 8 (20.00%) Tufin
10 8 (20.00%) Rapid7
10 8 (20.00%) Prolexic

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (25.00%) VPN
3 10 (25.00%) Wireless
4 6 (15.00%) LAN
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (10.00%) HTTP
5 4 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (10.00%) VoIP
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (7.50%) NX-OS
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.00%) NAS
7 2 (5.00%) SAN
8 1 (2.50%) 802.11
8 1 (2.50%) Internet
8 1 (2.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Security Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (15.00%) Information Specialist
4 6 (15.00%) Security Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) Private Cloud
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Security Management
4 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 9 (22.50%) Open Source
6 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (17.50%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.50%) Network Management
9 5 (12.50%) Time Management
10 4 (10.00%) OWASP
10 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 4 (10.00%) SIEM
10 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) CISSP
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.50%) CSSLP
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 6 (15.00%) CCNA
4 6 (15.00%) CCNP
4 6 (15.00%) CISM
5 5 (12.50%) CEH
5 5 (12.50%) SANS
6 4 (10.00%) ISSAP
6 4 (10.00%) ISSEP
7 2 (5.00%) CISA
7 2 (5.00%) CRISC
7 2 (5.00%) ECIH
7 2 (5.00%) ISEB
7 2 (5.00%) MCP
7 2 (5.00%) MCSE
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.00%) OSCP
8 1 (2.50%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 5 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) RSA enVision
2 4 (10.00%) HP Fortify
2 4 (10.00%) WebInspect
3 2 (5.00%) Nessus
3 2 (5.00%) Nmap
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco
3 9 (22.50%) Splunk
4 8 (20.00%) AirMagnet
4 8 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 8 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 8 (20.00%) Lancope
4 8 (20.00%) Prolexic
4 8 (20.00%) Radware
4 8 (20.00%) Rapid7
4 8 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 8 (20.00%) Tufin
5 6 (15.00%) HP
5 6 (15.00%) Meraki
6 5 (12.50%) F5
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.00%) Sonatype
8 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
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Acumin
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derbyshire
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Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Building Society
Posted: 7 days ago