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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / London
Rank 183 222 240
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 594 618 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.55% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.15% 9.81% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 520 479 449
Median salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,163 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £75,000
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5328 6297 7069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.93% 15.77% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4517 5301 5981
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 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
City of London +49 99 £57,500 +1.76% 20
Canary Wharf +2 24 £54,000 -18.49%
Croydon +10 5 £51,250 -2.38%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £34,359 - 2
Ealing +8 3 £55,500 -17.77%
Uxbridge -6 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Teddington - 3 - -
Westminster - 2 £40,500 -
Chiswick -6 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Bromley - 1 £38,500 -
Finchley - 1 £35,000 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 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 London region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 780 (63.93%) Firewall
2 597 (48.93%) Cisco
3 394 (32.30%) Cisco Certification
4 328 (26.89%) CheckPoint
5 322 (26.39%) Information Security
6 320 (26.23%) VPN
7 313 (25.66%) Windows
8 309 (25.33%) CCNP
9 307 (25.16%) Palo Alto
10 275 (22.54%) Juniper
11 273 (22.38%) Data Centre
12 258 (21.15%) Finance
13 233 (19.10%) WAN
14 231 (18.93%) Degree
15 229 (18.77%) LAN
16 224 (18.36%) Wireless
17 214 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
18 204 (16.72%) TCP/IP
19 197 (16.15%) BGP
20 195 (15.98%) SIEM
21 193 (15.82%) CISSP
22 190 (15.57%) Linux
22 190 (15.57%) OSPF
23 176 (14.43%) Cybersecurity
24 169 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
25 159 (13.03%) CCNA
26 158 (12.95%) DNS
27 155 (12.70%) F5
28 154 (12.62%) Network Design
29 151 (12.38%) Security Architecture

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 28 (2.30%) IIS
1 28 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (1.31%) Apache
5 14 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (1.07%) OpenStack
7 11 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.82%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.082%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.082%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.082%) Confluence
12 1 (0.082%) JBoss
12 1 (0.082%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (3.20%) MS Office
2 34 (2.79%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.082%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.082%) assyst
1 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.082%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 60 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.03%) SaaS
4 36 (2.95%) Office 365
5 22 (1.80%) IaaS
6 15 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.15%) PaaS
8 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.25%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.16%) GitHub
10 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.16%) Route 53
10 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 780 (63.93%) Firewall
2 320 (26.23%) VPN
3 233 (19.10%) WAN
4 229 (18.77%) LAN
5 224 (18.36%) Wireless
6 214 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
7 204 (16.72%) TCP/IP
8 197 (16.15%) BGP
9 190 (15.57%) OSPF
10 158 (12.95%) DNS
11 134 (10.98%) MPLS
12 118 (9.67%) Internet
13 104 (8.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 97 (7.95%) Intrusion Detection
15 86 (7.05%) IPsec
16 83 (6.80%) HSRP
17 79 (6.48%) EIGRP
18 73 (5.98%) VLAN
19 70 (5.74%) Cisco IOS
20 68 (5.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.97%) NoSQL
3 20 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (1.56%) GIS
5 14 (1.15%) Big Data
6 9 (0.74%) MySQL
7 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.16%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.16%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.082%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.082%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (1.23%) Metasploit
2 14 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 12 (0.98%) AppScan
3 12 (0.98%) Burp Suite
4 5 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (0.33%) CruiseControl
5 4 (0.33%) Maven
5 4 (0.33%) Paros
5 4 (0.33%) WebScarab
6 3 (0.25%) Subversion
6 3 (0.25%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.16%) Grunt
7 2 (0.16%) Trac
8 1 (0.082%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.082%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.082%) JIRA
8 1 (0.082%) Selenium
8 1 (0.082%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 258 (21.15%) Finance
2 123 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 95 (7.79%) Banking
4 39 (3.20%) Law
4 39 (3.20%) Legal
4 39 (3.20%) Retail
5 27 (2.21%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (1.15%) Games
8 11 (0.90%) Online Betting
9 10 (0.82%) Billing
10 9 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.66%) Marketing
12 7 (0.57%) Advertising
13 5 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.25%) Electronics
14 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Back Office
16 1 (0.082%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.082%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 451 (36.97%) Network Engineer
2 357 (29.26%) Security Engineer
3 248 (20.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 135 (11.07%) Analyst
5 120 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 106 (8.69%) Consultant
7 89 (7.30%) Security Consultant
8 87 (7.13%) Architect
9 75 (6.15%) Security Analyst
10 70 (5.74%) Senior Security Engineer
11 67 (5.49%) Security Architect
12 66 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
13 61 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 55 (4.51%) Network Architect
15 54 (4.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 46 (3.77%) Network Security Architect
17 43 (3.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
17 43 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 39 (3.20%) Network Consultant
19 38 (3.11%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.77%) Web Services
2 38 (3.11%) .NET
3 32 (2.62%) 802.1X
4 20 (1.64%) ELK Stack
5 18 (1.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 18 (1.48%) GWT
6 16 (1.31%) Regular Expression
7 9 (0.74%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.57%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (0.49%) HTML
10 5 (0.41%) CSS
10 5 (0.41%) HTML5
11 4 (0.33%) CSS3
11 4 (0.33%) D3.js
11 4 (0.33%) PCRE
11 4 (0.33%) Sensu
12 3 (0.25%) REST
13 2 (0.16%) Node.js
13 2 (0.16%) OAuth2
13 2 (0.16%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 273 (22.38%) Data Centre
2 99 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 83 (6.80%) Management Information System
5 44 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 34 (2.79%) Security Operations Centre
7 32 (2.62%) Cyberthreat
8 29 (2.38%) PKI
8 29 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
9 28 (2.30%) BYOD
9 28 (2.30%) Clustering
10 22 (1.80%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.39%) Blog
11 17 (1.39%) Smartphone
12 16 (1.31%) Cyber Attack
12 16 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
12 16 (1.31%) Virtual Team
13 15 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.23%) Cryptography
13 15 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 313 (25.66%) Windows
2 190 (15.57%) Linux
3 95 (7.79%) Windows Server
4 88 (7.21%) Unix
5 35 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (2.13%) CentOS
7 18 (1.48%) Windows 8
8 15 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.07%) AIX
9 13 (1.07%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.98%) Solaris
11 11 (0.90%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.82%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.41%) Android
15 5 (0.41%) Debian
15 5 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (26.39%) Information Security
2 195 (15.98%) SIEM
3 176 (14.43%) Cybersecurity
4 154 (12.62%) Network Design
5 151 (12.38%) Security Architecture
6 120 (9.84%) ITIL
6 120 (9.84%) Penetration Testing
7 113 (9.26%) Security Operations
8 99 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 89 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 89 (7.30%) Network Management
10 88 (7.21%) Business Continuity
10 88 (7.21%) Network Architecture
11 86 (7.05%) Kalman Filter
11 86 (7.05%) Security Monitoring
12 76 (6.23%) Network Monitoring
12 76 (6.23%) Risk Management
13 66 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 65 (5.33%) Change Management
15 64 (5.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 76 (6.23%) Java
2 74 (6.07%) Python
3 68 (5.57%) SQL
4 55 (4.51%) C++
5 41 (3.36%) Bash Shell
6 35 (2.87%) PHP
7 33 (2.70%) Ruby
8 31 (2.54%) Perl
9 24 (1.97%) C#
10 23 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 18 (1.48%) C
12 13 (1.07%) JavaScript
13 9 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.57%) Go
16 6 (0.49%) Tcl
17 5 (0.41%) Scala
18 4 (0.33%) AWK
19 2 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 394 (32.30%) Cisco Certification
2 309 (25.33%) CCNP
3 231 (18.93%) Degree
4 193 (15.82%) CISSP
5 159 (13.03%) CCNA
6 96 (7.87%) CISM
7 69 (5.66%) CCIE
8 59 (4.84%) CEH
9 58 (4.75%) CISA
10 49 (4.02%) Security Cleared
11 48 (3.93%) CREST Certified
12 43 (3.52%) CCSP
13 40 (3.28%) CCSE
14 34 (2.79%) JNCIS
15 33 (2.70%) CCSA
16 31 (2.54%) GIAC
17 30 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (2.13%) MCP
18 26 (2.13%) SC Cleared
19 24 (1.97%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 87 (7.13%) PCI DSS
3 59 (4.84%) SLA
4 36 (2.95%) QA
5 20 (1.64%) COBIT
6 11 (0.90%) BS25999
7 7 (0.57%) GPG13
8 4 (0.33%) GDPR
9 3 (0.25%) MiFID
9 3 (0.25%) RMADS
9 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.16%) FISMA
10 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.16%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.082%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.082%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.082%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.082%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 109 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 80 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.95%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.48%) Snort
6 17 (1.39%) vSphere
7 16 (1.31%) Firmware
8 14 (1.15%) ProxySG
9 9 (0.74%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.49%) KVM
10 6 (0.49%) XenApp
10 6 (0.49%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.49%) XenServer
11 5 (0.41%) Docker
11 5 (0.41%) NFS
12 4 (0.33%) HDFS
13 2 (0.16%) iptables
13 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.16%) vCloud
14 1 (0.082%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 78 (6.39%) FortiGate
2 33 (2.70%) QRadar
2 33 (2.70%) SCCM
3 26 (2.13%) Nagios
4 25 (2.05%) Nessus
5 22 (1.80%) WSUS
6 18 (1.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 17 (1.39%) Kibana
8 16 (1.31%) CSIRT
9 15 (1.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 13 (1.07%) Ansible
10 13 (1.07%) logstash
10 13 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (1.07%) Puppet
11 11 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.82%) HAProxy
13 9 (0.74%) Cacti
13 9 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (0.66%) HP Fortify
14 8 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 597 (48.93%) Cisco
2 328 (26.89%) CheckPoint
3 307 (25.16%) Palo Alto
4 275 (22.54%) Juniper
5 155 (12.70%) F5
6 140 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 124 (10.16%) Fortinet
8 106 (8.69%) VMware
9 68 (5.57%) Riverbed
10 64 (5.25%) Citrix
11 56 (4.59%) Extreme Networks
12 51 (4.18%) SolarWinds
13 49 (4.02%) Aruba
13 49 (4.02%) Splunk
14 47 (3.85%) Intel Security
15 41 (3.36%) HP
16 36 (2.95%) LogRhythm
17 35 (2.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 35 (2.87%) ArcSight
18 34 (2.79%) Meraki
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Excellant Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago