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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 64 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.17% 0.93% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.35% 4.83% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 23
Median salary £42,500 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
- +8.68%
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
185 207 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.15% 19.29% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 148 197 217
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £55,000 £51,875
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 - 14 £42,500 -
Dartford - 4 - - 1
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Firewall
3 25 (78.13%) CheckPoint
4 20 (62.50%) Juniper
5 19 (59.38%) Blue Coat
5 19 (59.38%) Wireless
5 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (59.38%) F5
6 17 (53.13%) Finance
7 16 (50.00%) CCNP
7 16 (50.00%) Aruba
8 15 (46.88%) FortiGate
8 15 (46.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (46.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (46.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 15 (46.88%) CCSE
8 15 (46.88%) JNCIS
8 15 (46.88%) JNCIP
9 7 (21.88%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) DNS
9 7 (21.88%) WAN
9 7 (21.88%) LAN
10 6 (18.75%) DHCP
11 5 (15.63%) Forcepoint
11 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (12.50%) Mitel
12 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony

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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) Wireless
3 15 (46.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 15 (46.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (21.88%) DNS
4 7 (21.88%) LAN
4 7 (21.88%) WAN
5 6 (18.75%) DHCP
6 4 (12.50%) 802.11
6 4 (12.50%) DPNSS
6 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 4 (12.50%) IPsec
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) QSIG
6 4 (12.50%) SNMP
6 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.25%) Internet
8 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 20 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
1 20 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Support
3 4 (12.50%) Check Point Support
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall Support
3 4 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Security Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Check Point Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Network Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) CSS3
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Information Security
2 2 (6.25%) CRM
2 2 (6.25%) ERP
2 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.25%) Server Building
2 2 (6.25%) SIEM
2 2 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (3.13%) Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) DevOps
3 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.13%) Presales
3 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
3 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
1 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 15 (46.88%) CCSE
3 15 (46.88%) JNCIP
3 15 (46.88%) JNCIS
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) CNA
6 1 (3.13%) Novell Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 25 (78.13%) CheckPoint
3 20 (62.50%) Juniper
4 19 (59.38%) Blue Coat
4 19 (59.38%) F5
5 16 (50.00%) Aruba
6 7 (21.88%) VMware
7 5 (15.63%) Forcepoint
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Mitel
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix
10 1 (3.13%) HP
10 1 (3.13%) Palantir
10 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
10 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.13%) Siemens
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