The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 83 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 0.33% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.63% 2.11% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 13
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,931 £52,900 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +8.43%
Network Security
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 190 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.33% 15.63% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 113 203
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £39,725
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Network Security
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Essex region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Essex

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Essex

Network Security
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford +11 3 - - 1
Colchester - 3 £45,000 -
Harlow - 2 £52,500 -
Braintree - 1 £36,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £76,808 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 19 (63.33%) CCNP
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) Palo Alto
4 12 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (40.00%) Information Security
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 10 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (33.33%) Zeacom
7 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (30.00%) Degree
7 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (30.00%) CCNA
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) BCP
7 9 (30.00%) CISSP
7 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (26.67%) Symantec
8 8 (26.67%) MPLS
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (26.67%) HP
8 8 (26.67%) CISM
8 8 (26.67%) IBM
8 8 (26.67%) Unix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 8 (26.67%) MPLS
4 8 (26.67%) Wireshark
5 7 (23.33%) BGP
5 7 (23.33%) EIGRP
6 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) Wireless
7 4 (13.33%) IPsec
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) SSL
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (10.00%) DMZ
8 3 (10.00%) FirePass
8 3 (10.00%) Internet
8 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Security Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Network Support
3 7 (23.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Switch Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 12 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (30.00%) BCP
4 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
5 8 (26.67%) SIEM
5 8 (26.67%) Workflow
6 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Security Management
9 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) C
1 8 (26.67%) Python
1 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) CCNP
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCNA
2 9 (30.00%) CISSP
2 9 (30.00%) Degree
3 8 (26.67%) CEH
3 8 (26.67%) CISM
3 8 (26.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (26.67%) MCSE
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (26.67%) SANS
3 8 (26.67%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (13.33%) CCDP
5 1 (3.33%) CCDA
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) CCSA
5 1 (3.33%) CCSE
5 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (26.67%) ISO27002
3 2 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (3.33%) COBIT
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Nessus
1 8 (26.67%) QRadar
1 8 (26.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Palo Alto
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) Zeacom
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
5 8 (26.67%) HP
5 8 (26.67%) IBM
5 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 8 (26.67%) Splunk
5 8 (26.67%) Symantec
6 5 (16.67%) F5
7 3 (10.00%) Juniper
8 2 (6.67%) Aruba
8 2 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (6.67%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.33%) Avaya
9 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle
9 1 (3.33%) SAP
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