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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 73 103 92
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.40% 0.40% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.43% 2.28% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 15
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £44,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
140 219 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.60% 17.63% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 106 135 185
Median salary £26,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.36% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Colchester - 7 £45,000 -
Harlow - 7 £52,500 -
Chelmsford +10 3 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
Braintree - 1 £36,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (67.65%) CCNP
3 15 (44.12%) ITIL
3 15 (44.12%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) Information Security
4 14 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 14 (41.18%) Cisco
5 13 (38.24%) CCNA
5 13 (38.24%) Palo Alto
6 12 (35.29%) Security Architecture
6 12 (35.29%) CISSP
6 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (32.35%) Nessus
7 11 (32.35%) CEH
7 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (32.35%) Degree
7 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
7 11 (32.35%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (32.35%) TOGAF
7 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (32.35%) Symantec
7 11 (32.35%) CISM
7 11 (32.35%) Unix
7 11 (32.35%) MCSE
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
7 11 (32.35%) ArcSight
7 11 (32.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
3 10 (29.41%) IP Telephony
4 8 (23.53%) MPLS
5 7 (20.59%) BGP
5 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
5 7 (20.59%) WAN
6 6 (17.65%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) VPN
7 5 (14.71%) Wireless
8 4 (11.76%) IPsec
8 4 (11.76%) SSL
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (8.82%) DMZ
9 3 (8.82%) FirePass
9 3 (8.82%) Internet
9 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (8.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (14.71%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Operations Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Security Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Security Operations Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Network Support
5 7 (20.59%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Switch Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Officer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.82%) PKI
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
1 11 (32.35%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Information Security
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 14 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 12 (35.29%) Security Architecture
3 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 11 (32.35%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (32.35%) Security Operations
4 11 (32.35%) TOGAF
5 10 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (26.47%) BCP
7 8 (23.53%) SIEM
7 8 (23.53%) Workflow
8 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.88%) Change Management
10 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C
1 10 (29.41%) Python
1 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (67.65%) CCNP
3 13 (38.24%) CCNA
4 12 (35.29%) CISSP
5 11 (32.35%) CEH
5 11 (32.35%) CISM
5 11 (32.35%) Degree
5 11 (32.35%) MCSE
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (32.35%) SANS
6 8 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (23.53%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (14.71%) CCDP
8 3 (8.82%) RHCE
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.94%) CCDA
10 1 (2.94%) CCIE
10 1 (2.94%) CCSA
10 1 (2.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (29.41%) ISO27002
3 3 (8.82%) SLA
4 2 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.94%) COBIT
5 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Nessus
1 11 (32.35%) QRadar
1 11 (32.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.88%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) Palo Alto
3 11 (32.35%) ArcSight
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
3 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
3 11 (32.35%) Symantec
4 10 (29.41%) Zeacom
5 8 (23.53%) HP
5 8 (23.53%) IBM
5 8 (23.53%) Splunk
6 5 (14.71%) F5
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.82%) Juniper
9 2 (5.88%) Aruba
9 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (5.88%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.94%) Avaya
10 1 (2.94%) SAP
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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