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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 77 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 18 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.79% 0.91% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 4.37% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 24
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +62.79%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
222 206 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.13% 20.91% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 186 191 214
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,000
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 27 May 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 27 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
Maidstone +17 12 £42,500 -26.08%
Dartford - 1 - - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,500 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
4 16 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 16 (57.14%) F5
5 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (53.57%) Juniper
6 13 (46.43%) Aruba
7 12 (42.86%) Wireless
7 12 (42.86%) CCNP
8 11 (39.29%) CCSE
8 11 (39.29%) JNCIS
8 11 (39.29%) JNCIP
8 11 (39.29%) FortiGate
8 11 (39.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (39.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 11 (39.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (28.57%) Forcepoint
10 6 (21.43%) WAN
10 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
10 6 (21.43%) LAN
10 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 5 (17.86%) Information Security
11 5 (17.86%) Android
11 5 (17.86%) Windows
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
12 4 (14.29%) SIEM
12 4 (14.29%) ITIL
12 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) Wireless
3 11 (39.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (39.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (21.43%) LAN
4 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (3.57%) 802.11
7 1 (3.57%) DPNSS
7 1 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) QSIG
7 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Network Engineer
1 13 (46.43%) Network Security Engineer
1 13 (46.43%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Check Point Support
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Support
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall Support
2 4 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (10.71%) Check Point Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Cisco Support
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Network Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) CSS3
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) HTML5
1 2 (7.14%) jQuery
1 2 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Android
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Information Security
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 4 (14.29%) SIEM
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Data Security
3 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
4 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Server Building
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) IT Audit
5 1 (3.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCNP
3 11 (39.29%) CCSE
3 11 (39.29%) JNCIP
3 11 (39.29%) JNCIS
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) CISSP
7 1 (3.57%) CISM
7 1 (3.57%) CNA
7 1 (3.57%) Novell Certification
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 16 (57.14%) F5
4 15 (53.57%) Juniper
5 13 (46.43%) Aruba
6 8 (28.57%) Forcepoint
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 2 (7.14%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.57%) HP
9 1 (3.57%) Imperva
9 1 (3.57%) Mitel
9 1 (3.57%) Palantir
9 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.57%) Siemens
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £41350 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago