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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Specialist
Rank 861 832 849
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 10 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.020% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 22
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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
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 16 September 2014. 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 - 5 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £62,750 - 1
London -19 1 - - 1
South East -23 1 £55,000 +10.00%
South West - 1 £50,000 -
Network Security Specialist
UK

Network Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Network Security
2 23 (92.00%) CCNP
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (80.00%) DHCP
4 18 (72.00%) DNS
4 18 (72.00%) VMware
4 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (68.00%) Firewall
6 16 (64.00%) BGP
7 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
7 14 (56.00%) OSPF
8 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (52.00%) F5
9 12 (48.00%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (48.00%) Blue Coat
9 12 (48.00%) LAN
9 12 (48.00%) WAN
10 11 (44.00%) Linux
10 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (44.00%) CCSE
10 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
10 11 (44.00%) NetScreen
10 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
10 11 (44.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (44.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (44.00%) Infoblox
10 11 (44.00%) Imperva
10 11 (44.00%) DMVPN
11 9 (36.00%) Line Management

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Network Security
2 20 (80.00%) DHCP
3 18 (72.00%) DNS
4 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 16 (64.00%) BGP
6 14 (56.00%) OSPF
7 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (48.00%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (48.00%) LAN
8 12 (48.00%) WAN
9 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
9 11 (44.00%) NetScreen
9 11 (44.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (44.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 11 (44.00%) DMVPN
10 7 (28.00%) SNMP
11 5 (20.00%) IPsec
11 5 (20.00%) MPLS
11 5 (20.00%) VPN
12 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (36.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (28.00%) Statistics
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (36.00%) Line Management
2 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (36.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) CCNP
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCSE
3 7 (28.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) CCIP
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (4.00%) CISM
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (52.00%) F5
5 12 (48.00%) Blue Coat
6 11 (44.00%) Infoblox
6 11 (44.00%) Imperva
7 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) Mitel
9 7 (28.00%) Riverbed
10 3 (12.00%) Juniper
11 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (8.00%) HP
12 1 (4.00%) Nokia
12 1 (4.00%) BT
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + FE Car, Bonus + Bens
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