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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Kent
Rank 64 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.79% 0.97% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.97% 4.62% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 13
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £21,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £67,000
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 238 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.52% 21.08% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 209 220
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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
Dartford - 10 £31,500 - 1
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
1 36 (83.72%) Firewall
2 32 (74.42%) CheckPoint
3 25 (58.14%) LAN
3 25 (58.14%) WAN
4 23 (53.49%) Wireless
5 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
6 19 (44.19%) Mitel
6 19 (44.19%) Network Design
6 19 (44.19%) DNS
6 19 (44.19%) 802.11
6 19 (44.19%) MPLS
6 19 (44.19%) DPNSS
6 19 (44.19%) DHCP
6 19 (44.19%) SNMP
6 19 (44.19%) IPsec
6 19 (44.19%) QSIG
6 19 (44.19%) 802.1X
7 16 (37.21%) Translating Business Requirements
7 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
8 14 (32.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (27.91%) F5
10 11 (25.58%) Blue Coat
11 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
11 9 (20.93%) Palo Alto
12 8 (18.60%) Information Security
13 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (13.95%) Forcepoint
13 6 (13.95%) VPN
13 6 (13.95%) Presales

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 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (83.72%) Firewall
2 25 (58.14%) LAN
2 25 (58.14%) WAN
3 23 (53.49%) Wireless
4 19 (44.19%) 802.11
4 19 (44.19%) DHCP
4 19 (44.19%) DNS
4 19 (44.19%) DPNSS
4 19 (44.19%) IPsec
4 19 (44.19%) MPLS
4 19 (44.19%) QSIG
4 19 (44.19%) SNMP
5 14 (32.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (13.95%) VPN
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.30%) SSL
8 3 (6.98%) Internet
8 3 (6.98%) VLAN
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (4.65%) WLAN
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Network Engineer
1 27 (62.79%) Network Security Engineer
1 27 (62.79%) Security Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 19 (44.19%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Escalation Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Network Support
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Network Design
2 16 (37.21%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (18.60%) Information Security
4 6 (13.95%) Presales
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Change Control
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Data Security
8 2 (4.65%) People Management
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) CCNP
3 2 (4.65%) CCSE
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 32 (74.42%) CheckPoint
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (44.19%) Mitel
5 12 (27.91%) F5
6 11 (25.58%) Blue Coat
7 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
7 9 (20.93%) Palo Alto
8 6 (13.95%) Forcepoint
9 5 (11.63%) Juniper
10 4 (9.30%) VMware
11 2 (4.65%) Aruba
11 2 (4.65%) Citrix
11 2 (4.65%) HP
11 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
11 2 (4.65%) Siemens
11 2 (4.65%) Sourcefire
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