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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 79 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.26% 0.96% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.50% 4.45% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 11
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% +29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
246 247 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.34% 21.61% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 180 205 129
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,078 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Chelmsford +4 1 £19,366 -53.33%
Basildon - 1 £55,000 - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 16 (47.06%) Information Security
1 16 (47.06%) Data Management
2 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
2 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) MS Office
4 9 (26.47%) Windows
4 9 (26.47%) Finance
5 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity
5 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) Juniper
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (20.59%) WAN
7 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (17.65%) CCIE
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco
7 6 (17.65%) Firewall
7 6 (17.65%) MPLS
8 5 (14.71%) OSPF
8 5 (14.71%) BGP
8 5 (14.71%) VMware
8 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Equities
8 5 (14.71%) Network Design
8 5 (14.71%) SDH
8 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (14.71%) Internet
8 5 (14.71%) DWDM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 6 (17.65%) MPLS
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) Junos
4 5 (14.71%) Multicast
4 5 (14.71%) OSPF
4 5 (14.71%) BGP
4 5 (14.71%) Internet
4 5 (14.71%) DWDM
4 5 (14.71%) SDH
5 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) HTTP
8 1 (2.94%) DNS
8 1 (2.94%) SAN
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Security Officer
2 10 (29.41%) IT Security Officer
3 7 (20.59%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Technician
6 4 (11.76%) Support Technician
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Technician
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (5.88%) IT Assistant
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Auditor
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Equities
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Information Security
1 16 (47.06%) Data Management
2 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
3 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Network Design
4 5 (14.71%) System Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Network Architecture
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL V2
7 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.88%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Perl
1 5 (14.71%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCIE
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.71%) JNCIE
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) vSphere
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Juniper
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Infoblox
6 2 (5.88%) Aruba
6 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Siemens
Basildon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago