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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 138 145 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 44 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.15% 0.95% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.21% 6.21% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 27
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
478 564 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.54% 15.29% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 385 454 452
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -5 19 £39,000 -2.50%
Northamptonshire +8 14 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 12 £71,250 +78.12% 2
Leicestershire +7 1 £45,000 -21.40%
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (51.28%) Information Security
2 33 (42.31%) Web Services
3 32 (41.03%) Windows
4 31 (39.74%) Firewall
5 27 (34.62%) E-Commerce
6 20 (25.64%) VPN
6 20 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (21.79%) SIEM
10 15 (19.23%) ArcSight
10 15 (19.23%) Open Source
10 15 (19.23%) LAN
11 14 (17.95%) WAN
11 14 (17.95%) ITIL
11 14 (17.95%) Linux
12 13 (16.67%) UNIX
12 13 (16.67%) CCNA
12 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 12 (15.38%) IPsec
13 12 (15.38%) Cisco
13 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
14 11 (14.10%) DNS
14 11 (14.10%) TCP/IP
14 11 (14.10%) Solaris
14 11 (14.10%) Finance
14 11 (14.10%) Internet
15 10 (12.82%) Wireless
15 10 (12.82%) Time Management
16 9 (11.54%) Computer Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.74%) Firewall
2 20 (25.64%) VPN
3 18 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (19.23%) LAN
5 14 (17.95%) WAN
6 12 (15.38%) IPsec
7 11 (14.10%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.10%) DNS
7 11 (14.10%) Internet
8 10 (12.82%) Wireless
9 8 (10.26%) MPLS
10 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (8.97%) VoIP
11 6 (7.69%) OSPF
11 6 (7.69%) BGP
12 5 (6.41%) HTTPS
12 5 (6.41%) SAN
12 5 (6.41%) DHCP
12 5 (6.41%) HTTP
13 4 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Law
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Security Specialist
1 19 (24.36%) Security Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Information Security Specialist
2 15 (19.23%) Information Specialist
3 11 (14.10%) Network Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Security Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) IT Security Specialist
7 3 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Application Security Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.31%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.28%) COM+
4 1 (1.28%) DCOM
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.54%) PKI
4 8 (10.26%) Mobile App
5 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.41%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.85%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.85%) Clustering
8 2 (2.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Linux
3 13 (16.67%) UNIX
4 11 (14.10%) Solaris
5 9 (11.54%) Windows 2000
6 7 (8.97%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.56%) Android
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.28%) CentOS
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Information Security
2 27 (34.62%) E-Commerce
3 20 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (21.79%) SIEM
5 15 (19.23%) Open Source
6 14 (17.95%) ITIL
7 10 (12.82%) Time Management
8 9 (11.54%) Computer Security
8 9 (11.54%) Security Testing
8 9 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.97%) Software Deployment
11 6 (7.69%) Cyber Security
11 6 (7.69%) Load Balancing
11 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.41%) OWASP
12 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) Java
2 4 (5.13%) SQL
3 2 (2.56%) C
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) VB
4 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) VB6
4 1 (1.28%) Ruby
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (16.67%) CCNA
3 9 (11.54%) CISSP
3 9 (11.54%) Degree
4 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (10.26%) MCSE
5 7 (8.97%) CCNP
6 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (6.41%) CSSLP
7 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.13%) CCIE
8 3 (3.85%) CCDA
8 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.56%) CCDP
10 1 (1.28%) CCSP
10 1 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.28%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.28%) ISSEP
10 1 (1.28%) LPIC
10 1 (1.28%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) FISMA
2 8 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.56%) NFS
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.28%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Nessus
1 7 (8.97%) Nmap
2 5 (6.41%) WebInspect
3 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) ArcSight
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco
3 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
3 8 (10.26%) F5
4 7 (8.97%) VMware
4 7 (8.97%) HP
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.41%) IronPort
7 3 (3.85%) Sourcefire
7 3 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.85%) NetApp
8 2 (2.56%) EMC
8 2 (2.56%) Citrix
8 2 (2.56%) Tripwire
8 2 (2.56%) McAfee
8 2 (2.56%) Radware
8 2 (2.56%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.56%) AirMagnet
8 2 (2.56%) Splunk
8 2 (2.56%) Tufin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + £neg+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago