The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 52 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.45% 0.63% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 4.29% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £56,500 £43,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.14% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £42,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £44,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Network Security
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 70 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.06% 14.71% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69 49 70
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Network Security
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Liverpool

Network Security
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Principle Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba