The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 67 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.39% 1.64% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.73% 8.65% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 23
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Network Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 208 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.26% 18.94% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 149 184 235
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,950 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Network Security
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Kent region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Kent

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Kent

Network Security
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Dartford - 9 £65,000 -
West Malling - 1 £47,500 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 39 (88.64%) Firewall
2 38 (86.36%) Cisco
3 30 (68.18%) CheckPoint
4 25 (56.82%) Wireless
5 24 (54.55%) LAN
5 24 (54.55%) WAN
6 23 (52.27%) DNS
7 21 (47.73%) SNMP
7 21 (47.73%) DHCP
7 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
7 21 (47.73%) 802.11
7 21 (47.73%) MPLS
7 21 (47.73%) DPNSS
7 21 (47.73%) QSIG
7 21 (47.73%) IPsec
7 21 (47.73%) Mitel
7 21 (47.73%) 802.1X
8 20 (45.45%) Network Design
9 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
9 12 (27.27%) VMware
10 10 (22.73%) Juniper
10 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (22.73%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
11 9 (20.45%) F5
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (20.45%) Information Security
12 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
12 8 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (4.55%) IIS
1 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (88.64%) Firewall
2 25 (56.82%) Wireless
3 24 (54.55%) LAN
3 24 (54.55%) WAN
4 23 (52.27%) DNS
5 21 (47.73%) 802.11
5 21 (47.73%) DHCP
5 21 (47.73%) DPNSS
5 21 (47.73%) IPsec
5 21 (47.73%) MPLS
5 21 (47.73%) QSIG
5 21 (47.73%) SNMP
6 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (11.36%) VLAN
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (9.09%) VPN
10 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (6.82%) Internet
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Network Engineer
2 24 (54.55%) Network Security Engineer
2 24 (54.55%) Security Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Network Support
6 7 (15.91%) Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Network Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Network Security Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Security Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Security Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Security Support Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Network Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
1 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Network Design
2 9 (20.45%) Information Security
3 8 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.82%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Data Security
6 2 (4.55%) Escalation Management
6 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) People Management
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNA
3 5 (11.36%) CCNP
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) CCSE
5 2 (4.55%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.55%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (22.73%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Cisco
2 30 (68.18%) CheckPoint
3 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) Mitel
4 12 (27.27%) VMware
5 10 (22.73%) Juniper
6 9 (20.45%) F5
7 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
8 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.55%) Aruba
9 2 (4.55%) Citrix
9 2 (4.55%) HP
9 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.55%) Siemens
10 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
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