The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 198 254 319
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +65
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 652 546 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.65% 1.23% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.37% 7.84% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 539 456 361
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.75%
Network Security
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6289 6964 7873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.92% 15.66% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5402 5893 6525
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Network Security
Salary Trend in London

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

Network Security Salary Trend in London

Network Security
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in London

Network Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +60 109 £55,000 -4.34% 34
Ealing +16 10 £67,500 +17.39%
Hayes +3 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Harrow +10 5 - -
Orpington - 4 £45,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £42,500 -
Twickenham +17 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Croydon 0 2 £50,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -1 2 £52,500 -19.23%
Docklands, London +17 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 1 £37,500 -1.48%
Finchley - 1 £35,000 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 697 (52.64%) Firewall
2 655 (49.47%) Cisco
3 458 (34.59%) Cisco Certification
4 385 (29.08%) CheckPoint
5 329 (24.85%) CCNP
5 329 (24.85%) Degree
6 314 (23.72%) WAN
7 303 (22.89%) Cisco ASA
8 301 (22.73%) VPN
9 297 (22.43%) LAN
10 296 (22.36%) Finance
11 273 (20.62%) Juniper
12 270 (20.39%) Windows
13 261 (19.71%) Palo Alto
14 245 (18.50%) CCNA
15 234 (17.67%) SIEM
16 218 (16.47%) Information Security
17 200 (15.11%) Data Centre
18 198 (14.95%) CISSP
19 185 (13.97%) ITIL
20 184 (13.90%) Wireless
21 180 (13.60%) Microsoft
22 174 (13.14%) TCP/IP
23 172 (12.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 166 (12.54%) F5
25 162 (12.24%) Security Architecture
26 159 (12.01%) Linux
27 156 (11.78%) Cybersecurity
28 150 (11.33%) MPLS
29 141 (10.65%) VMware

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 42 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 37 (2.79%) IIS
3 29 (2.19%) MS Exchange
4 26 (1.96%) Skype for Business
5 10 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.53%) Apache
9 5 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.30%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.30%) Zimbra
11 3 (0.23%) CMS
12 2 (0.15%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.076%) Confluence
13 1 (0.076%) Drupal
13 1 (0.076%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.076%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.96%) MS Office
3 12 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.076%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (4.00%) SaaS
4 26 (1.96%) IaaS
5 23 (1.74%) PaaS
6 12 (0.91%) Office 365
7 9 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.45%) GitHub
9 5 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.076%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.076%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 697 (52.64%) Firewall
2 314 (23.72%) WAN
3 303 (22.89%) Cisco ASA
4 301 (22.73%) VPN
5 297 (22.43%) LAN
6 184 (13.90%) Wireless
7 174 (13.14%) TCP/IP
8 150 (11.33%) MPLS
9 131 (9.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 124 (9.37%) BGP
11 112 (8.46%) Internet
12 107 (8.08%) OSPF
13 97 (7.33%) Intrusion Detection
14 87 (6.57%) DNS
15 86 (6.50%) EIGRP
16 82 (6.19%) VoIP
17 70 (5.29%) DHCP
18 66 (4.98%) Cisco ISE
19 59 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
20 55 (4.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (3.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (1.28%) Big Data
3 12 (0.91%) NoSQL
3 12 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 10 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.45%) Apache Hive
6 5 (0.38%) DB2
6 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.30%) MySQL
8 3 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.15%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.076%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.076%) OLAP
10 1 (0.076%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.076%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 26 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 8 (0.60%) Metasploit
3 7 (0.53%) Burp Suite
3 7 (0.53%) Maven
4 6 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.38%) sqlmap
6 3 (0.23%) JIRA
6 3 (0.23%) Subversion
7 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.076%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.076%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.076%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.076%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 296 (22.36%) Finance
2 124 (9.37%) Telecoms
3 123 (9.29%) Banking
4 82 (6.19%) Law
5 76 (5.74%) Retail
6 59 (4.46%) Legal
7 26 (1.96%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.36%) Marketing
9 15 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.60%) Billing
11 7 (0.53%) Advertising
12 6 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.38%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.38%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.23%) Games
15 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 497 (37.54%) Network Engineer
2 413 (31.19%) Security Engineer
3 365 (27.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 197 (14.88%) Consultant
5 185 (13.97%) Security Consultant
6 144 (10.88%) Analyst
7 98 (7.40%) Cisco Engineer
7 98 (7.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 98 (7.40%) Security Analyst
8 96 (7.25%) Architect
9 80 (6.04%) Senior Network Engineer
10 70 (5.29%) Security Architect
11 67 (5.06%) Senior Security Engineer
12 65 (4.91%) Network Analyst
13 63 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 54 (4.08%) Network Consultant
14 54 (4.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
15 53 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
16 49 (3.70%) Network Security Analyst
17 48 (3.63%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (6.27%) .NET
2 53 (4.00%) Web Services
3 31 (2.34%) ASP.NET
4 30 (2.27%) 802.1X
5 29 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (2.19%) WCF
6 27 (2.04%) COM
7 26 (1.96%) WPF
8 23 (1.74%) AngularJS
9 21 (1.59%) React
10 13 (0.98%) HTML
11 10 (0.76%) Middleware
12 9 (0.68%) HTML5
13 7 (0.53%) Ajax
13 7 (0.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (0.53%) GWT
14 5 (0.38%) CSS
15 4 (0.30%) OAuth
16 3 (0.23%) .NET Framework
16 3 (0.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 200 (15.11%) Data Centre
2 132 (9.97%) Computer Science
3 113 (8.53%) Management Information System
4 101 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 70 (5.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 70 (5.29%) RSA SecurID
6 53 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 45 (3.40%) Cyber Attack
8 37 (2.79%) Mathematics
9 31 (2.34%) Visualisation
10 26 (1.96%) BYOD
11 21 (1.59%) Blackberry
11 21 (1.59%) Digital Media
12 20 (1.51%) Blog
13 19 (1.44%) Internet of Things
13 19 (1.44%) PKI
14 17 (1.28%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.21%) Statistics
15 16 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
16 15 (1.13%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 270 (20.39%) Windows
2 159 (12.01%) Linux
3 119 (8.99%) Unix
4 99 (7.48%) Windows Server
5 35 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.36%) Android
9 14 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 13 (0.98%) CentOS
11 9 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.53%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.45%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.38%) Solaris
15 5 (0.38%) SUSE
15 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.30%) AIX
17 3 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (17.67%) SIEM
2 218 (16.47%) Information Security
3 185 (13.97%) ITIL
4 162 (12.24%) Security Architecture
5 156 (11.78%) Cybersecurity
6 125 (9.44%) Penetration Testing
7 115 (8.69%) Security Operations
8 113 (8.53%) Presales
9 107 (8.08%) Network Management
9 107 (8.08%) Project Management
10 91 (6.87%) Risk Management
11 85 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
11 85 (6.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 83 (6.27%) Vulnerability Management
13 82 (6.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 78 (5.89%) Load Balancing
15 74 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
15 74 (5.59%) Network Monitoring
15 74 (5.59%) Service Delivery
16 73 (5.51%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 101 (7.63%) C++
2 96 (7.25%) Java
3 95 (7.18%) SQL
4 88 (6.65%) C
5 84 (6.34%) PHP
6 78 (5.89%) C#
7 71 (5.36%) Python
8 64 (4.83%) JavaScript
9 47 (3.55%) Objective-C
10 46 (3.47%) VB.NET
11 40 (3.02%) Perl
12 28 (2.11%) Ruby
13 22 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.83%) Tcl
15 9 (0.68%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.53%) AWK
17 4 (0.30%) VBScript
18 2 (0.15%) Scala
18 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 458 (34.59%) Cisco Certification
2 329 (24.85%) CCNP
2 329 (24.85%) Degree
3 245 (18.50%) CCNA
4 198 (14.95%) CISSP
5 137 (10.35%) Security Cleared
6 118 (8.91%) CCIE
7 97 (7.33%) CISM
8 83 (6.27%) SC Cleared
9 71 (5.36%) CCSA
10 69 (5.21%) CCSE
11 68 (5.14%) CISA
12 50 (3.78%) CREST Certified
13 48 (3.63%) CEH
14 46 (3.47%) CCSP
15 39 (2.95%) CCIP
16 32 (2.42%) CHECK Team Leader
16 32 (2.42%) CRISC
17 31 (2.34%) IISP
17 31 (2.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (12.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (6.19%) PCI DSS
3 72 (5.44%) SLA
4 33 (2.49%) QA
5 18 (1.36%) COBIT
6 12 (0.91%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.30%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.23%) RMADS
9 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.23%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.23%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.076%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.076%) ISO27002
System Software
1 99 (7.48%) Active Directory
1 99 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 19 (1.44%) vSphere
4 15 (1.13%) Snort
5 10 (0.76%) KVM
5 10 (0.76%) vCloud
6 9 (0.68%) XenApp
7 8 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 7 (0.53%) ProxySG
8 7 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.45%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.30%) Samba
11 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.15%) Firmware
12 2 (0.15%) XenServer
13 1 (0.076%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.076%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (3.25%) QRadar
2 42 (3.17%) FortiGate
3 31 (2.34%) Cacti
4 29 (2.19%) Nagios
5 26 (1.96%) WMI
6 24 (1.81%) Cisco Prime
7 18 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (1.13%) Puppet
8 15 (1.13%) SCCM
9 14 (1.06%) Nessus
10 11 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
11 9 (0.68%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 8 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.53%) EnCase
14 5 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (0.38%) OpenVAS
14 5 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 4 (0.30%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 655 (49.47%) Cisco
2 385 (29.08%) CheckPoint
3 273 (20.62%) Juniper
4 261 (19.71%) Palo Alto
5 180 (13.60%) Microsoft
6 166 (12.54%) F5
7 141 (10.65%) VMware
8 105 (7.93%) SolarWinds
9 90 (6.80%) Riverbed
10 86 (6.50%) Fortinet
11 82 (6.19%) ArcSight
11 82 (6.19%) HP
12 73 (5.51%) Citrix
13 65 (4.91%) Intel Security
14 59 (4.46%) Meraki
15 58 (4.38%) Splunk
16 56 (4.23%) Qualys
17 44 (3.32%) Blue Coat
18 32 (2.42%) AlgoSec
18 32 (2.42%) Oracle
North London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + On Call Allowance _ Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Satigo Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + commission £15,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary c£70,000 to £80,000 plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexleyheath, Kent
Oscar
Posted: 11 hours ago