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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 149 156 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 34 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.79% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.48% 4.96% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 27
Average salary £41,500 £36,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% +35.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
525 585 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.84% 15.91% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 422 462 527
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +18 14 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Northamptonshire -7 14 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 8 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire +16 1 £45,000 +18.42%
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) WAN
3 15 (30.61%) Firewall
4 14 (28.57%) Information Security
4 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (28.57%) Web Services
5 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
5 13 (26.53%) LAN
5 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (22.45%) ITIL
8 10 (20.41%) VPN
8 10 (20.41%) Cisco
9 9 (18.37%) Linux
10 8 (16.33%) MCSE
10 8 (16.33%) DNS
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
10 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (14.29%) MPLS
11 7 (14.29%) VMware
11 7 (14.29%) CCNA
11 7 (14.29%) UNIX
12 6 (12.24%) VoIP
12 6 (12.24%) OSPF
12 6 (12.24%) Internet
12 6 (12.24%) BGP
12 6 (12.24%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) WAN
2 15 (30.61%) Firewall
3 13 (26.53%) LAN
4 10 (20.41%) VPN
5 8 (16.33%) DNS
5 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.29%) MPLS
7 6 (12.24%) VoIP
7 6 (12.24%) OSPF
7 6 (12.24%) Internet
7 6 (12.24%) BGP
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (10.20%) DHCP
9 4 (8.16%) SAN
9 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (8.16%) Wireless
9 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
9 4 (8.16%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (6.12%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Local Government
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Law
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Security Specialist
2 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Information Specialist
3 7 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) IT Security Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Network Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) COM+
3 1 (2.04%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) CESG
3 3 (6.12%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.08%) Kindle
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 2000
5 3 (6.12%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.12%) Android
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Information Security
2 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
3 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (22.45%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) Time Management
5 6 (12.24%) Open Source
6 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
6 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
7 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) SIEM
7 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.08%) BCP
9 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C#
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.12%) Groovy
2 3 (6.12%) Ruby
2 3 (6.12%) Embedded C
2 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++
2 3 (6.12%) C++
2 3 (6.12%) Perl
2 3 (6.12%) Python
2 3 (6.12%) C
3 1 (2.04%) VB6
3 1 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) MCSE
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) CCNA
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (10.20%) CCNP
5 4 (8.16%) CCIE
6 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.08%) CCDA
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
7 2 (4.08%) SSCP
7 2 (4.08%) CISA
7 2 (4.08%) CISM
8 1 (2.04%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) JTAG
3 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.04%) FISMA
4 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) NFS
5 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) Nessus
3 1 (2.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco
3 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
5 6 (12.24%) F5
6 5 (10.20%) NetApp
7 4 (8.16%) EMC
7 4 (8.16%) IBM
7 4 (8.16%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
8 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.12%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) Juniper
9 2 (4.08%) IronPort
9 2 (4.08%) Aruba
10 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago