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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Specialist
Rank 886 861 858
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 23 68 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.069% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.071% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 15 60 43
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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
London +4 9 £55,000 -
South East +19 8 - - 1
North West - 3 £60,000 -
East of England -8 1 £46,000 -23.33% 2
South West -12 1 £33,549 -27.85%
Yorkshire -30 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Network Security Specialist
UK

Network Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 31 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (63.64%) Firewall
2 28 (63.64%) Network Security
3 23 (52.27%) Cisco
4 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (38.64%) F5
5 17 (38.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (36.36%) CCNA
7 15 (34.09%) CCSE
8 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (27.27%) CCIE
10 10 (22.73%) Load Balancing
10 10 (22.73%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (20.45%) Project Management
11 9 (20.45%) Degree
11 9 (20.45%) CCNP
12 8 (18.18%) CISM
12 8 (18.18%) CISSP
12 8 (18.18%) Retail
12 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
13 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (15.91%) Palo Alto
14 6 (13.64%) Banking
14 6 (13.64%) Snort
14 6 (13.64%) Juniper
14 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
15 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (11.36%) Internet
15 5 (11.36%) ITIL

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Firewall
1 28 (63.64%) Network Security
2 17 (38.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (11.36%) Internet
7 3 (6.82%) VPN
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (4.55%) DNS
8 2 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (4.55%) FirePass
8 2 (4.55%) IPsec
8 2 (4.55%) NX-OS
8 2 (4.55%) PSTN
8 2 (4.55%) SSL
9 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.82%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.55%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) SIEM
4 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (6.82%) Information Security
4 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.82%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) B2B
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Presales
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.55%) WFM
6 1 (2.27%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.27%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Perl
1 2 (4.55%) PHP
1 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (36.36%) CCNA
3 15 (34.09%) CCSE
4 12 (27.27%) CCIE
5 9 (20.45%) CCNP
5 9 (20.45%) Degree
6 8 (18.18%) CISM
6 8 (18.18%) CISSP
7 5 (11.36%) CCSA
7 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.27%) NCDA
8 1 (2.27%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.09%) ISO27002
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Snort
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) QRadar
2 2 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.55%) Endace
2 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (2.27%) Nessus
3 1 (2.27%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.27%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (38.64%) F5
4 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 7 (15.91%) Palo Alto
6 6 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (6.82%) AlgoSec
7 3 (6.82%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.82%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (6.82%) Fortinet
7 3 (6.82%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Intel Security
8 2 (4.55%) CA
8 2 (4.55%) Intel
8 2 (4.55%) Lancope
8 2 (4.55%) Nimsoft
8 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.55%) Splunk
8 2 (4.55%) Verint
9 1 (2.27%) NetApp
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