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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Specialist
Rank 834 856 852
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 32 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.008% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.008% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 8
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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
Yorkshire - 17 £50,000 - 1
London - 5 £52,500 - 2
South East +10 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West -5 2 - -
East of England -18 2 £57,500 +27.77%
North West - 2 £67,500 -
West Midlands -8 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Network Security Specialist
UK

Network Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (97.62%) Firewall
1 41 (97.62%) Network Security
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco
3 36 (85.71%) CCNP
4 29 (69.05%) BGP
5 24 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (57.14%) F5
5 24 (57.14%) OSPF
6 23 (54.76%) CheckPoint
6 23 (54.76%) VMware
6 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (52.38%) CCSE
8 21 (50.00%) Blue Coat
8 21 (50.00%) DNS
8 21 (50.00%) DHCP
9 20 (47.62%) Infoblox
9 20 (47.62%) Imperva
9 20 (47.62%) BIG-IP
9 20 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (38.10%) Citrix
10 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
11 15 (35.71%) Linux
11 15 (35.71%) DMVPN
12 14 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (33.33%) NetScreen
12 14 (33.33%) Thin Client
12 14 (33.33%) Fat Client

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (97.62%) Firewall
1 41 (97.62%) Network Security
2 29 (69.05%) BGP
3 24 (57.14%) OSPF
3 24 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 21 (50.00%) DHCP
4 21 (50.00%) DNS
5 20 (47.62%) BIG-IP
5 20 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 15 (35.71%) DMVPN
7 14 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (33.33%) NetScreen
8 12 (28.57%) VPN
8 12 (28.57%) LAN
8 12 (28.57%) WAN
9 9 (21.43%) Wireless
10 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 7 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 14 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
2 14 (33.33%) Line Management
2 14 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.05%) Information Security
3 8 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.52%) Network Architecture
5 4 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (9.52%) Security Management
6 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.38%) SIEM
8 1 (2.38%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Network Design
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (85.71%) CCNP
3 22 (52.38%) CCSE
4 10 (23.81%) CISSP
5 5 (11.90%) JNCIS
6 4 (9.52%) CCSP
6 4 (9.52%) CCIP
6 4 (9.52%) CCNA
7 2 (4.76%) CISM
7 2 (4.76%) CCSA
8 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CCDP
8 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.38%) RANCID
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Cisco
2 24 (57.14%) F5
3 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 23 (54.76%) CheckPoint
4 21 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 20 (47.62%) Infoblox
5 20 (47.62%) Imperva
6 16 (38.10%) Citrix
7 14 (33.33%) Juniper
8 6 (14.29%) HP
8 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.76%) Dell
9 2 (4.76%) EMC
9 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.76%) Symantec
10 1 (2.38%) BT
10 1 (2.38%) Nokia
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago