The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 55 89 111
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +22
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 35 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.16% 1.06% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.88% 10.07% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 2
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,850 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,750 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Network Security
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 149 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.44% 10.52% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 90 98 132
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £49,200 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Network Security
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Edinburgh region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 35 (50.00%) Splunk
2 30 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (40.00%) Cisco
5 27 (38.57%) Finance
6 25 (35.71%) Information Security
6 25 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 24 (34.29%) CCNP
7 24 (34.29%) Firewall
8 21 (30.00%) Security Operations
9 19 (27.14%) Degree
9 19 (27.14%) Retail
9 19 (27.14%) CCSE
10 18 (25.71%) Security Architecture
11 17 (24.29%) Security Operations Centre
11 17 (24.29%) CCSA
12 16 (22.86%) CISSP
12 16 (22.86%) IIS
12 16 (22.86%) IISP
12 16 (22.86%) Compliance Management
12 16 (22.86%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 16 (22.86%) PCI DSS
12 16 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (22.86%) Performance Management
12 16 (22.86%) Portfolio Management
12 16 (22.86%) ArcSight
12 16 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (21.43%) Fortinet
13 15 (21.43%) Project Management
14 14 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.86%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.43%) SAS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.29%) Firewall
2 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.86%) BGP
4 7 (10.00%) VoIP
5 6 (8.57%) Ethernet
6 5 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 4 (5.71%) OSPF
8 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.86%) DNS
9 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.86%) MPLS
9 2 (2.86%) MRTG
9 2 (2.86%) VRRP
10 1 (1.43%) DHCP
10 1 (1.43%) HTTP
10 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.43%) LAN
10 1 (1.43%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) GIS
2 1 (1.43%) Big Data
2 1 (1.43%) DB2
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 19 (27.14%) Retail
3 14 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (14.29%) Law
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Games
7 1 (1.43%) Back Office
7 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Consultant
1 30 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 28 (40.00%) Network Consultant
2 28 (40.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 15 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Head of Design
6 6 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Security Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Network Specialist
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.43%) Ext JS
2 1 (1.43%) ISPF
2 1 (1.43%) jQuery
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 17 (24.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Information Security
2 21 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 18 (25.71%) Security Architecture
4 16 (22.86%) Compliance Management
4 16 (22.86%) Performance Management
4 16 (22.86%) Portfolio Management
4 16 (22.86%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 16 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (21.43%) Project Management
6 11 (15.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (14.29%) Coaching
7 10 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 9 (12.86%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (11.43%) SIEM
10 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (7.14%) ITIL
12 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
13 3 (4.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C++
4 1 (1.43%) CLIST
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) JCL
4 1 (1.43%) Perl
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.43%) R
4 1 (1.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (34.29%) CCNP
3 19 (27.14%) CCSE
3 19 (27.14%) Degree
4 17 (24.29%) CCSA
5 16 (22.86%) CISSP
5 16 (22.86%) IISP
6 14 (20.00%) CCSP
7 7 (10.00%) CCNA
8 6 (8.57%) CISM
9 4 (5.71%) CCMSE
9 4 (5.71%) CCSM
10 3 (4.29%) CCDP
11 2 (2.86%) CCIE
12 1 (1.43%) LPIC
12 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.14%) SLA
3 3 (4.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Firmware
3 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.29%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.86%) NDS
4 2 (2.86%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (1.43%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (1.43%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.86%) Cacti
2 2 (2.86%) Nagios
2 2 (2.86%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) Splunk
2 28 (40.00%) Cisco
3 25 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 16 (22.86%) ArcSight
5 15 (21.43%) Fortinet
6 7 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (10.00%) Juniper
6 7 (10.00%) SAP
7 6 (8.57%) F5
7 6 (8.57%) VMware
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.86%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.43%) CA
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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