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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Specialist
UK / England
Rank 824 891 870
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 16 16 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.017% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.018% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 49
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,510 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.37% +0.95%

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
75994 89200 93687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.42% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63619 75641 78452
Median salary £47,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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
London +57 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +55 4 £50,000 - 2
East of England +23 1 £50,000 +8.69%
South West +11 1 £55,000 +63.93%
North West -20 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Network Security Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 25 (67.57%) Network Security
2 19 (51.35%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) Cisco
4 13 (35.14%) CISM
4 13 (35.14%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (35.14%) Information Security
5 12 (32.43%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) CISSP
7 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
8 9 (24.32%) PCI DSS
8 9 (24.32%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) CCNP
10 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (18.92%) WAN
11 6 (16.22%) VPN
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
11 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
12 5 (13.51%) Security Monitoring
12 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (13.51%) Internet
12 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
12 5 (13.51%) LAN
12 5 (13.51%) Linux
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) Network Security
2 19 (51.35%) Firewall
3 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
3 7 (18.92%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) VPN
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (13.51%) Internet
5 5 (13.51%) LAN
6 4 (10.81%) MPLS
7 3 (8.11%) DHCP
7 3 (8.11%) DNS
7 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.11%) VLAN
8 2 (5.41%) FTP
8 2 (5.41%) Nortel Optivity
8 2 (5.41%) PBX
8 2 (5.41%) SSL
8 2 (5.41%) Symposium
8 2 (5.41%) VoIP
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
1 3 (8.11%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (8.11%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Fintech
2 1 (2.70%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Unix
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Information Security
1 13 (35.14%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (24.32%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (10.81%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) SABSA
5 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.41%) Network Design
7 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Presales
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CISM
2 11 (29.73%) CISSP
3 8 (21.62%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
4 3 (8.11%) CCSA
4 3 (8.11%) CCSE
4 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Juniper
4 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) Nortel
5 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.70%) Brocade
6 1 (2.70%) CA
6 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) IronPort
6 1 (2.70%) Mitel
6 1 (2.70%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + medical + great package
Posted: 7 days ago