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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 76 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.82% 1.69% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.39% 10.11% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 10
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
274 178 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.69% 16.76% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 203 136 158
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
Brentwood -5 13 £50,000 +33.33%
Harwich - 3 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £62,500 - 2
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 26 (63.41%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (46.34%) ITIL
4 14 (34.15%) F5
5 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
5 12 (29.27%) SSL
5 12 (29.27%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (26.83%) HP
6 11 (26.83%) Information Security
6 11 (26.83%) Firewall
6 11 (26.83%) LAN
7 10 (24.39%) CCNA
7 10 (24.39%) Brocade
7 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
8 9 (21.95%) Data Management
8 9 (21.95%) Change Management
9 8 (19.51%) WAN
9 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.07%) CCIE
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (17.07%) Juniper
11 6 (14.63%) Wireless
11 6 (14.63%) SAN
11 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
11 6 (14.63%) CCNP
11 6 (14.63%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (12.20%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
1 12 (29.27%) SSL
1 12 (29.27%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (26.83%) Firewall
2 11 (26.83%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) WAN
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (14.63%) Wireless
5 6 (14.63%) VPN
5 6 (14.63%) SAN
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.88%) IPsec
8 2 (4.88%) FirePass
8 2 (4.88%) DMZ
8 2 (4.88%) MPLS
9 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Security Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Security Officer
3 7 (17.07%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) IT Security Officer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Design Authority
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Support
7 3 (7.32%) Support Technician
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (4.88%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Security Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Information Security
3 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
4 9 (21.95%) Data Management
4 9 (21.95%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.76%) Network Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.88%) Network Management
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL V2
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.88%) Service Management
9 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.88%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (24.39%) CCNA
3 7 (17.07%) CCIE
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (14.63%) CCNP
5 5 (12.20%) MCSA
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (12.20%) CCDP
6 4 (9.76%) Degree
7 3 (7.32%) MCSE
8 2 (4.88%) CCDA
9 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) VCP4
9 1 (2.44%) CCSA
9 1 (2.44%) CCSE
9 1 (2.44%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.44%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) F5
3 11 (26.83%) HP
4 10 (24.39%) Brocade
5 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) Juniper
6 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) NETGEAR
7 3 (7.32%) Zeacom
8 2 (4.88%) VMware
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