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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Rank 78 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 0.95% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 5.16% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 20
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
110 213 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.69% 18.33% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 160 209
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +19 3 - -
Colchester +3 2 £57,500 +35.29%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) IPsec
2 6 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Extranet
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) FTP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) LDAP
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) SMTP
2 6 (75.00%) IMAP
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) JNCIP
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (75.00%) Extranet
2 6 (75.00%) FTP
2 6 (75.00%) IMAP
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) IPsec
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) LDAP
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) SMTP
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Check Point Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Imperva
3 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
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