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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 80 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 22 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.71% 0.84% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.83% 4.71% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
281 170 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.90% 17.84% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 211 135 138
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -13 9 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Harwich - 3 - -
Chelmsford -6 2 £65,000 +85.71%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) Information Security
4 13 (35.14%) Data Management
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
6 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
6 8 (21.62%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (21.62%) F5
6 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (18.92%) Firewall
7 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
7 7 (18.92%) LAN
7 7 (18.92%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) HP
8 6 (16.22%) SSL
8 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (16.22%) SAN
8 6 (16.22%) MCSA
8 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.22%) Brocade
8 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
8 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
9 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (13.51%) CCNA
9 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.51%) Change Management
10 4 (10.81%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
1 8 (21.62%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) LAN
3 6 (16.22%) SSL
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (10.81%) Wireless
5 4 (10.81%) WAN
5 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.41%) MPLS
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.70%) NAS
7 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Security Officer
2 8 (21.62%) IT Security Officer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Support
7 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
7 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Security Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 1 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Network Security Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) IT Security Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 15 (40.54%) Information Security
3 13 (35.14%) Data Management
4 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
5 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
6 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
6 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.41%) Service Management
9 2 (5.41%) Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (5.41%) Network Management
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL V2
9 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (5.41%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Network Architecture
10 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) MCSA
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) CCIE
4 4 (10.81%) MCSE
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) CCNP
6 2 (5.41%) CCDP
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) F5
3 7 (18.92%) HP
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Brocade
5 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 3 (8.11%) NETGEAR
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Zeacom
8 1 (2.70%) Siemens
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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Posted: 20 days ago