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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Kent
Rank 71 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.06% 1.39% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.97% 7.49% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 14
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
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
155 187 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.79% 18.63% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 112 167 219
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £63,000 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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 - 9 £31,500 - 2
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 31 (86.11%) Firewall
2 29 (80.56%) Cisco
3 24 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 21 (58.33%) Wireless
4 21 (58.33%) LAN
4 21 (58.33%) WAN
5 20 (55.56%) Network Design
6 19 (52.78%) 802.1X
6 19 (52.78%) DHCP
6 19 (52.78%) SNMP
6 19 (52.78%) DNS
6 19 (52.78%) QSIG
6 19 (52.78%) 802.11
6 19 (52.78%) MPLS
6 19 (52.78%) DPNSS
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
6 19 (52.78%) Mitel
6 19 (52.78%) IPsec
7 12 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (19.44%) Information Security
10 6 (16.67%) VMware
10 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (13.89%) IP Telephony
11 5 (13.89%) Juniper
12 4 (11.11%) Forcepoint
12 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
12 4 (11.11%) VLAN

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 (5.56%) IIS
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) LAN
2 21 (58.33%) WAN
2 21 (58.33%) Wireless
3 19 (52.78%) 802.11
3 19 (52.78%) DHCP
3 19 (52.78%) DNS
3 19 (52.78%) DPNSS
3 19 (52.78%) IPsec
3 19 (52.78%) MPLS
3 19 (52.78%) QSIG
3 19 (52.78%) SNMP
4 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (13.89%) IP Telephony
6 4 (11.11%) VLAN
7 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
8 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 21 (58.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 21 (58.33%) Security Engineer
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 17 (47.22%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Designer
8 2 (5.56%) Firewall Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) MVS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Network Design
2 12 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (19.44%) Information Security
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Data Security
6 2 (5.56%) Escalation Management
6 2 (5.56%) People Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) SIEM
7 1 (2.78%) Threat Management
7 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CCNA
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 24 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 19 (52.78%) Mitel
4 6 (16.67%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) Juniper
6 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.11%) F5
6 4 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.56%) Siemens
8 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago