The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Specialist in their job title 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 Specialist
Rank 844 901 846
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 27 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.015% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 18
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Network Security Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Security Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Security Specialist Salary Trend in England

Network Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Network Security Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Network Security Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Specialist within the England 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
Yorkshire +20 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East +14 7 £50,000 +11.11%
North West - 4 £50,000 -
London +56 3 - - 2
Network Security Specialist
UK

Network Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Security Specialist in their job title.

1 84 (98.82%) Firewall
2 82 (96.47%) Network Security
3 71 (83.53%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (77.65%) Cisco
4 66 (77.65%) CCNP
5 61 (71.76%) CheckPoint
6 54 (63.53%) CCSE
7 44 (51.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 37 (43.53%) Mentoring
8 37 (43.53%) F5
9 36 (42.35%) BGP
10 34 (40.00%) VMware
11 33 (38.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (36.47%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (36.47%) Data Centre
13 30 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 29 (34.12%) CISSP
15 28 (32.94%) DNS
15 28 (32.94%) Project Management
16 27 (31.76%) CCNA
16 27 (31.76%) DHCP
16 27 (31.76%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (31.76%) Cisco IOS
17 26 (30.59%) BIG-IP
17 26 (30.59%) OSPF
17 26 (30.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 25 (29.41%) CCSA
18 25 (29.41%) Blue Coat
19 24 (28.24%) ITIL
19 24 (28.24%) ITIL Certification

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 84 (98.82%) Firewall
2 82 (96.47%) Network Security
3 44 (51.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 36 (42.35%) BGP
5 31 (36.47%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 28 (32.94%) DNS
8 27 (31.76%) DHCP
8 27 (31.76%) Cisco IOS
9 26 (30.59%) BIG-IP
9 26 (30.59%) OSPF
9 26 (30.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 22 (25.88%) DMVPN
11 14 (16.47%) WAN
11 14 (16.47%) Wireless
12 13 (15.29%) EIGRP
13 12 (14.12%) NetScreen
13 12 (14.12%) NX-OS
14 11 (12.94%) MPLS
15 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.47%) Data Centre
2 27 (31.76%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 17 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 16 (18.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.35%) BYOD
6 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) Mentoring
2 28 (32.94%) Project Management
3 24 (28.24%) ITIL
4 14 (16.47%) DDoS Mitigation
4 14 (16.47%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (15.29%) SIEM
6 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce
6 12 (14.12%) Security Architecture
7 11 (12.94%) Information Security
7 11 (12.94%) Line Management
8 9 (10.59%) Network Design
9 6 (7.06%) WAN Optimisation
10 5 (5.88%) Coaching
11 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (3.53%) Cyber Security
12 3 (3.53%) E-business
12 3 (3.53%) Security Management
12 3 (3.53%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (83.53%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (77.65%) CCNP
3 54 (63.53%) CCSE
4 29 (34.12%) CISSP
5 27 (31.76%) CCNA
6 25 (29.41%) CCSA
7 24 (28.24%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.71%) CISM
8 4 (4.71%) CCIE
9 1 (1.18%) Degree
9 1 (1.18%) CISA
9 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (38.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.12%) XenServer
3 3 (3.53%) vSphere
4 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 66 (77.65%) Cisco
2 61 (71.76%) CheckPoint
3 37 (43.53%) F5
4 34 (40.00%) VMware
5 25 (29.41%) Blue Coat
6 23 (27.06%) Infoblox
6 23 (27.06%) Imperva
7 22 (25.88%) Citrix
8 19 (22.35%) Juniper
9 12 (14.12%) HP
10 11 (12.94%) SolarWinds
11 6 (7.06%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.18%) Dell
13 1 (1.18%) EMC
13 1 (1.18%) Symantec
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Posted: 3 days ago
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