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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 48 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.55% 1.75% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 11.54% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Average salary £38,750 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.60% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £54,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
34 78 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.39% 15.18% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 57
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Network Security
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
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%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft