The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Network Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Specialist
Rank 870 906 942
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 26 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.039% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 17
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £63,750 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Network Security Specialist in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +41 9 £50,000 -25.92%
London +41 5 £62,500 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
South East +24 4 £35,500 -29.00% 1
North West +21 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
Network Security Specialist
UK

Network Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Network Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Network Security Specialist in the job title.

1 53 (86.89%) Network Security
2 46 (75.41%) Firewall
3 43 (70.49%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (60.66%) Cisco
5 32 (52.46%) CCNP
6 28 (45.90%) Juniper
7 24 (39.34%) F5
8 22 (36.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (34.43%) CheckPoint
10 20 (32.79%) CISSP
10 20 (32.79%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (31.15%) SNMP
12 18 (29.51%) EIGRP
12 18 (29.51%) HSRP
13 17 (27.87%) OSPF
13 17 (27.87%) BGP
13 17 (27.87%) CCNA
14 16 (26.23%) IPsec
15 13 (21.31%) CCIE
15 13 (21.31%) VPN
15 13 (21.31%) CISM
16 12 (19.67%) Finance
17 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
17 11 (18.03%) Citrix
17 11 (18.03%) Unix
17 11 (18.03%) VMware
18 10 (16.39%) Risk Assessment
18 10 (16.39%) ITIL
18 10 (16.39%) RIP
18 10 (16.39%) SIEM

Network Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (86.89%) Network Security
2 46 (75.41%) Firewall
3 22 (36.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (32.79%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (31.15%) SNMP
6 18 (29.51%) EIGRP
6 18 (29.51%) HSRP
7 17 (27.87%) BGP
7 17 (27.87%) OSPF
8 16 (26.23%) IPsec
9 13 (21.31%) VPN
10 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
11 10 (16.39%) RIP
12 9 (14.75%) DHCP
12 9 (14.75%) DNS
12 9 (14.75%) MPLS
12 9 (14.75%) NetScaler
13 8 (13.11%) Multicast
13 8 (13.11%) TACACS
13 8 (13.11%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) AppScan
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Retail
3 6 (9.84%) Billing
4 5 (8.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.11%) Virtual Team
3 5 (8.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (8.20%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.64%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Unix
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) ITIL
1 10 (16.39%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (16.39%) SIEM
2 9 (14.75%) Threat Detection
2 9 (14.75%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (13.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (9.84%) Information Security
5 6 (9.84%) Presales
6 5 (8.20%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (6.56%) High Availability
8 3 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.92%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.28%) Analytics
9 2 (3.28%) Information Management
9 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.28%) Logistics
9 2 (3.28%) Network Design
10 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 43 (70.49%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (52.46%) CCNP
3 20 (32.79%) CISSP
4 17 (27.87%) CCNA
5 13 (21.31%) CCIE
5 13 (21.31%) CISM
6 9 (14.75%) CCSE
7 8 (13.11%) CCSA
8 7 (11.48%) Degree
9 6 (9.84%) CCMSE
9 6 (9.84%) JNCIA
9 6 (9.84%) JNCIP
9 6 (9.84%) JNCIS
10 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.92%) CISA
11 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
12 2 (3.28%) CEH
12 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.64%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO 9001
1 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.75%) Snort
3 8 (13.11%) vCloud
4 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Cisco
2 28 (45.90%) Juniper
3 24 (39.34%) F5
4 21 (34.43%) CheckPoint
5 11 (18.03%) Citrix
5 11 (18.03%) VMware
6 9 (14.75%) Fortinet
7 8 (13.11%) Qualys
8 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.56%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.92%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.28%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (3.28%) HP
11 2 (3.28%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.28%) NetApp
12 1 (1.64%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.64%) Sophos
12 1 (1.64%) Symantec
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