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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Specialist
Rank 802 813 826
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 50 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.048% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.051% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 23
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 31 £50,000 - 1
East of England +7 12 £60,000 +50.00%
South East -14 2 £41,750 -7.22% 1
South West - 2 £46,500 -
London +30 1 £42,500 -7.60%
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £65,000 -
Network Security Specialist
UK

Network Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 82 (100.00%) Firewall
1 82 (100.00%) Network Security
2 75 (91.46%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (89.02%) CCNP
4 65 (79.27%) Cisco
5 51 (62.20%) CheckPoint
6 50 (60.98%) CCSE
7 47 (57.32%) BGP
8 43 (52.44%) VMware
9 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (48.78%) F5
11 38 (46.34%) Cisco Nexus
12 37 (45.12%) OSPF
13 36 (43.90%) Cisco IOS
14 35 (42.68%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (41.46%) BIG-IP
15 34 (41.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 34 (41.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 33 (40.24%) Mentoring
16 33 (40.24%) DNS
16 33 (40.24%) CISSP
16 33 (40.24%) DHCP
17 31 (37.80%) Infoblox
17 31 (37.80%) Imperva
17 31 (37.80%) Blue Coat
18 28 (34.15%) Citrix
19 27 (32.93%) DMVPN
20 26 (31.71%) Juniper
21 22 (26.83%) Thin Client
21 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 82 (100.00%) Firewall
1 82 (100.00%) Network Security
2 47 (57.32%) BGP
3 38 (46.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 37 (45.12%) OSPF
5 36 (43.90%) Cisco IOS
6 35 (42.68%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (41.46%) BIG-IP
7 34 (41.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 34 (41.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 33 (40.24%) DNS
8 33 (40.24%) DHCP
9 27 (32.93%) DMVPN
10 18 (21.95%) WAN
10 18 (21.95%) Wireless
11 17 (20.73%) NetScreen
12 15 (18.29%) EIGRP
13 11 (13.41%) MPLS
14 10 (12.20%) VPN
15 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
3 1 (1.22%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Thin Client
1 22 (26.83%) Fat Client
1 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Mentoring
2 19 (23.17%) Project Management
3 17 (20.73%) E-Commerce
3 17 (20.73%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (19.51%) Line Management
4 16 (19.51%) Information Security
5 15 (18.29%) ITIL
6 12 (14.63%) SIEM
7 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
8 8 (9.76%) Network Design
9 6 (7.32%) WAN Optimisation
10 5 (6.10%) Cyber Security
10 5 (6.10%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (6.10%) Coaching
11 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (3.66%) Security Management
13 2 (2.44%) Risk Management
13 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
14 1 (1.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (91.46%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (89.02%) CCNP
3 50 (60.98%) CCSE
4 33 (40.24%) CISSP
5 20 (24.39%) CCNA
6 17 (20.73%) CCSA
7 15 (18.29%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.88%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.66%) CISM
10 2 (2.44%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.22%) CCDP
11 1 (1.22%) CISA
11 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.29%) XenServer
3 3 (3.66%) vSphere
4 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) Cisco
2 51 (62.20%) CheckPoint
3 43 (52.44%) VMware
4 40 (48.78%) F5
5 31 (37.80%) Blue Coat
5 31 (37.80%) Infoblox
5 31 (37.80%) Imperva
6 28 (34.15%) Citrix
7 26 (31.71%) Juniper
8 15 (18.29%) HP
9 14 (17.07%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.10%) Fortinet
11 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.44%) Dell
12 2 (2.44%) EMC
12 2 (2.44%) Symantec
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