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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 149 128 167
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +39
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 29 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.79% 1.14% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 6.70% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
548 552 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.99% 17.05% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 452 487 523
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -21 10 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Derbyshire -12 8 £40,000 +73.91%
Nottinghamshire -15 7 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leicestershire +9 2 £57,256 +14.51%
Lincolnshire - 2 £32,500 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (45.00%) Information Security
2 21 (35.00%) Web Services
2 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
3 18 (30.00%) Windows
4 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (25.00%) Cisco
7 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 13 (21.67%) Perl
8 13 (21.67%) Firewall
8 13 (21.67%) Legal
9 12 (20.00%) Linux
10 11 (18.33%) WAN
10 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (16.67%) Python
12 9 (15.00%) LAN
12 9 (15.00%) C
12 9 (15.00%) C#
12 9 (15.00%) C++
12 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
12 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++
12 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (15.00%) Ruby
12 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
12 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
12 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.00%) JTAG
12 9 (15.00%) Groovy
12 9 (15.00%) Android
12 9 (15.00%) Mac OS

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (6.67%) Node.js
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 4 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) Firewall
2 11 (18.33%) WAN
3 9 (15.00%) LAN
4 7 (11.67%) VPN
5 6 (10.00%) Internet
6 5 (8.33%) VoIP
6 5 (8.33%) Wireless
7 3 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (5.00%) BGP
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.00%) IPv6
8 2 (3.33%) MPLS
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
9 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.67%) TACACS
9 1 (1.67%) OSPF
9 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) MySQL
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (21.67%) Legal
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Analyst
2 22 (36.67%) Security Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) Information Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Network Support
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (11.67%) LAMP
3 4 (6.67%) jQuery
3 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) User Experience
2 3 (5.00%) Open Source
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) SCADA
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Android
3 9 (15.00%) Mac OS
4 5 (8.33%) UNIX
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (5.00%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Information Security
2 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
3 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (8.33%) SIEM
7 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.67%) Web Development
7 4 (6.67%) Web Design
8 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.00%) IT Governance
8 3 (5.00%) Migration
8 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.33%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.33%) Network Design
9 2 (3.33%) Service Management
10 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) Perl
2 10 (16.67%) Python
3 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
3 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++
3 9 (15.00%) Ruby
3 9 (15.00%) Groovy
3 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.00%) C
3 9 (15.00%) C#
3 9 (15.00%) C++
4 8 (13.33%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) CCIE
4 6 (10.00%) CCNA
5 5 (8.33%) CCNP
6 4 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (5.00%) HND
8 2 (3.33%) GIAC
8 2 (3.33%) CEH
9 1 (1.67%) CCSA
9 1 (1.67%) CCSE
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) JTAG
2 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Snort
3 1 (1.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) DameWare
1 1 (1.67%) Nessus
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Cisco
2 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) Citrix
3 6 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.67%) Adobe
5 3 (5.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.33%) F5
6 2 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) Nokia
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) McAfee
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: £22,440 per annum Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago