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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / London
Rank 194 205 212
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 580 663 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.74% 1.63% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.98% 10.34% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 478 546 511
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,250 £72,500
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
5283 6412 7402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.81% 15.77% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 5439 6209
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +22 106 £57,500 +4.54% 16
Canary Wharf -4 25 £60,000 -7.69%
Croydon - 5 £53,750 -
Hounslow - 4 £47,500 -
Teddington - 3 - -
Ealing +9 2 £44,750 -31.15%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 - 1
Bromley - 1 £38,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £46,000 -
Westminster - 1 £40,500 -
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £26,000 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 805 (66.31%) Firewall
2 627 (51.65%) Cisco
3 410 (33.77%) Cisco Certification
4 346 (28.50%) CheckPoint
5 342 (28.17%) Palo Alto
6 329 (27.10%) CCNP
7 320 (26.36%) Juniper
8 319 (26.28%) VPN
9 314 (25.86%) Information Security
10 306 (25.21%) Windows
11 288 (23.72%) Data Centre
12 247 (20.35%) Wireless
13 244 (20.10%) Finance
14 243 (20.02%) Cisco ASA
15 228 (18.78%) WAN
16 215 (17.71%) BGP
17 212 (17.46%) LAN
18 208 (17.13%) TCP/IP
19 207 (17.05%) OSPF
19 207 (17.05%) Degree
20 206 (16.97%) Cybersecurity
21 205 (16.89%) F5
22 190 (15.65%) Linux
23 188 (15.49%) CISSP
24 180 (14.83%) Network Design
25 174 (14.33%) SIEM
26 168 (13.84%) DNS
27 151 (12.44%) CCNA
28 150 (12.36%) Fortinet
29 147 (12.11%) MPLS

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 32 (2.64%) Apache
2 28 (2.31%) IIS
3 23 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 21 (1.73%) Tomcat
5 18 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (0.99%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.49%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.49%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.49%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.25%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.25%) JBoss
11 2 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.16%) Confluence
12 1 (0.082%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.082%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (3.05%) MS Office
2 35 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.082%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.082%) assyst
1 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (2.80%) Office 365
4 25 (2.06%) SaaS
5 24 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.57%) IaaS
7 7 (0.58%) PaaS
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.16%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.16%) Route 53
9 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 805 (66.31%) Firewall
2 319 (26.28%) VPN
3 247 (20.35%) Wireless
4 243 (20.02%) Cisco ASA
5 228 (18.78%) WAN
6 215 (17.71%) BGP
7 212 (17.46%) LAN
8 208 (17.13%) TCP/IP
9 207 (17.05%) OSPF
10 168 (13.84%) DNS
11 147 (12.11%) MPLS
12 116 (9.56%) Cisco Nexus
13 105 (8.65%) Internet
14 94 (7.74%) Intrusion Detection
15 91 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
16 85 (7.00%) IPsec
17 80 (6.59%) HSRP
18 75 (6.18%) VLAN
19 74 (6.10%) Cisco Wireless
20 73 (6.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.98%) NoSQL
3 19 (1.57%) Big Data
4 16 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (1.32%) MySQL
5 14 (1.15%) GIS
6 6 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.25%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.16%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.16%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.082%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.082%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.082%) DB2
10 1 (0.082%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.082%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (1.48%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.07%) Burp Suite
3 11 (0.91%) AppScan
4 10 (0.82%) Metasploit
4 10 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.58%) Paros
5 7 (0.58%) WebScarab
6 5 (0.41%) Subversion
7 4 (0.33%) CruiseControl
7 4 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.25%) JMeter
8 3 (0.25%) Maven
8 3 (0.25%) Selenium
9 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.16%) Grunt
9 2 (0.16%) JIRA
9 2 (0.16%) Trac
9 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 244 (20.10%) Finance
2 118 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 82 (6.75%) Banking
4 49 (4.04%) Legal
5 35 (2.88%) Retail
6 27 (2.22%) Law
7 24 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (1.24%) Marketing
10 11 (0.91%) Billing
10 11 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.74%) Online Betting
12 6 (0.49%) Advertising
12 6 (0.49%) Games
13 4 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (0.25%) Electronics
15 2 (0.16%) Back Office
15 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.082%) Publishing
16 1 (0.082%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 472 (38.88%) Network Engineer
2 361 (29.74%) Security Engineer
3 263 (21.66%) Network Security Engineer
4 161 (13.26%) Analyst
5 120 (9.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 98 (8.07%) Security Analyst
7 97 (7.99%) Consultant
8 78 (6.43%) Architect
9 72 (5.93%) Security Consultant
10 71 (5.85%) Senior Security Engineer
11 68 (5.60%) Cisco Engineer
12 60 (4.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 59 (4.86%) Security Architect
14 57 (4.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
15 49 (4.04%) Network Architect
16 46 (3.79%) Cisco Security Engineer
17 44 (3.62%) Firewall Engineer
18 39 (3.21%) Network Security Architect
19 38 (3.13%) Network Consultant
19 38 (3.13%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.05%) Web Services
2 35 (2.88%) 802.1X
3 25 (2.06%) .NET
4 23 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
5 17 (1.40%) Regular Expression
6 16 (1.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 16 (1.32%) GWT
7 6 (0.49%) CSS
7 6 (0.49%) CSS3
7 6 (0.49%) D3.js
7 6 (0.49%) HTML
7 6 (0.49%) HTML5
8 5 (0.41%) PCRE
9 4 (0.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.33%) Sensu
10 3 (0.25%) J2EE
10 3 (0.25%) REST
10 3 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.16%) LAMP
11 2 (0.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 288 (23.72%) Data Centre
2 96 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 69 (5.68%) Computer Science
5 46 (3.79%) Security Operations Centre
6 38 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 34 (2.80%) Clustering
8 33 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
9 28 (2.31%) BYOD
10 25 (2.06%) PKI
11 21 (1.73%) RSA SecurID
12 18 (1.48%) Smartphone
13 16 (1.32%) Virtual Team
14 15 (1.24%) Cyber Attack
15 13 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
16 11 (0.91%) Blog
17 10 (0.82%) Hedge funds
18 8 (0.66%) CESG
18 8 (0.66%) Replication
19 7 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 306 (25.21%) Windows
2 190 (15.65%) Linux
3 94 (7.74%) Unix
4 91 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 37 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.57%) CentOS
8 15 (1.24%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.24%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.99%) Solaris
9 12 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.91%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.82%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.49%) AIX
13 5 (0.41%) Debian
13 5 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.33%) Android
14 4 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (25.86%) Information Security
2 206 (16.97%) Cybersecurity
3 180 (14.83%) Network Design
4 174 (14.33%) SIEM
5 128 (10.54%) Security Architecture
6 127 (10.46%) ITIL
7 120 (9.88%) Security Operations
8 115 (9.47%) Penetration Testing
9 99 (8.15%) Vulnerability Management
10 95 (7.83%) Network Architecture
11 88 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 87 (7.17%) Business Continuity
13 82 (6.75%) Security Monitoring
14 79 (6.51%) Network Management
15 78 (6.43%) Load Balancing
16 76 (6.26%) Network Monitoring
17 73 (6.01%) Kalman Filter
18 71 (5.85%) Risk Management
19 67 (5.52%) Change Management
20 61 (5.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 90 (7.41%) SQL
2 65 (5.35%) Java
3 60 (4.94%) Python
4 41 (3.38%) Bash Shell
5 40 (3.29%) C++
6 29 (2.39%) Perl
6 29 (2.39%) Ruby
7 20 (1.65%) PHP
8 15 (1.24%) C#
9 13 (1.07%) VB.NET
10 12 (0.99%) JavaScript
11 10 (0.82%) C
12 7 (0.58%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.49%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.41%) Tcl
15 4 (0.33%) Go
15 4 (0.33%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.16%) Scala
17 1 (0.082%) AWK
Qualifications
1 410 (33.77%) Cisco Certification
2 329 (27.10%) CCNP
3 207 (17.05%) Degree
4 188 (15.49%) CISSP
5 151 (12.44%) CCNA
6 93 (7.66%) CISM
7 77 (6.34%) CCIE
8 55 (4.53%) CEH
9 48 (3.95%) GIAC
10 46 (3.79%) CCSE
10 46 (3.79%) JNCIS
11 45 (3.71%) CISA
12 43 (3.54%) Security Cleared
13 42 (3.46%) CCSA
13 42 (3.46%) CCSP
14 41 (3.38%) SANS
15 36 (2.97%) CREST Certified
15 36 (2.97%) GCIH
16 31 (2.55%) GCIA
17 27 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (5.68%) PCI DSS
3 51 (4.20%) SLA
4 37 (3.05%) QA
5 17 (1.40%) COBIT
6 12 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.91%) BS25999
8 10 (0.82%) ISO27002
9 8 (0.66%) GPG13
10 4 (0.33%) GDPR
11 3 (0.25%) MiFID
12 2 (0.16%) FISMA
13 1 (0.082%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.082%) ISO27005
System Software
1 100 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 84 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.81%) vSphere
6 20 (1.65%) ProxySG
7 18 (1.48%) Snort
8 15 (1.24%) Firmware
9 12 (0.99%) XenApp
10 9 (0.74%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.74%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.49%) XenServer
12 5 (0.41%) Docker
12 5 (0.41%) HDFS
12 5 (0.41%) KVM
13 4 (0.33%) NFS
13 4 (0.33%) Shibboleth
14 2 (0.16%) iptables
15 1 (0.082%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.082%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 91 (7.50%) FortiGate
2 40 (3.29%) SCCM
3 37 (3.05%) CSIRT
4 36 (2.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 34 (2.80%) QRadar
6 28 (2.31%) Nessus
7 26 (2.14%) Nagios
8 23 (1.89%) Kibana
8 23 (1.89%) WSUS
9 20 (1.65%) Ansible
10 19 (1.57%) Puppet
11 18 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
12 17 (1.40%) logstash
13 14 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 13 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
14 13 (1.07%) HAProxy
15 11 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
16 10 (0.82%) EnCase
16 10 (0.82%) RSA enVision
16 10 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 627 (51.65%) Cisco
2 346 (28.50%) CheckPoint
3 342 (28.17%) Palo Alto
4 320 (26.36%) Juniper
5 205 (16.89%) F5
6 150 (12.36%) Fortinet
7 135 (11.12%) Microsoft
8 112 (9.23%) VMware
9 80 (6.59%) Citrix
9 80 (6.59%) Extreme Networks
10 75 (6.18%) Riverbed
11 69 (5.68%) Aruba
12 65 (5.35%) SolarWinds
12 65 (5.35%) Splunk
13 48 (3.95%) SonicWALL
14 46 (3.79%) WatchGuard
15 43 (3.54%) Intel Security
16 39 (3.21%) ArcSight
17 38 (3.13%) Symantec
18 35 (2.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Opticore Project Management Solutions
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum depending experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + good company + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £58,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus £10,000 + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 65-70k Base + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £42,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago