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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 216 232 340
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +108
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 633 608 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.57% 1.40% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.77% 8.40% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 508 493 337
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
6476 7241 7776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 16.64% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5560 6115 6449
Median salary £54,300 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +25 110 £55,000 -8.33% 46
Ealing - 12 £67,500 -
Canary Wharf - 9 £57,500 -
Croydon -3 3 £50,000 - 1
Orpington - 3 £45,000 - 1
Twickenham +9 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Harrow +4 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £85,250 -
Docklands, London +18 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +5 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 669 (51.42%) Firewall
2 648 (49.81%) Cisco
3 475 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
4 362 (27.82%) CheckPoint
5 327 (25.13%) CCNP
6 311 (23.90%) Cisco ASA
7 310 (23.83%) WAN
8 306 (23.52%) Degree
9 298 (22.91%) Finance
10 287 (22.06%) VPN
11 284 (21.83%) Juniper
12 278 (21.37%) LAN
13 263 (20.22%) Windows
14 262 (20.14%) Palo Alto
15 235 (18.06%) CCNA
16 219 (16.83%) Information Security
17 215 (16.53%) SIEM
18 213 (16.37%) CISSP
19 190 (14.60%) Data Centre
20 189 (14.53%) Wireless
21 185 (14.22%) F5
22 180 (13.84%) Linux
23 176 (13.53%) ITIL
24 167 (12.84%) MPLS
25 166 (12.76%) TCP/IP
26 157 (12.07%) CCIE
27 154 (11.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
28 142 (10.91%) Microsoft
28 142 (10.91%) Unix
29 141 (10.84%) Cybersecurity

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 46 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 36 (2.77%) Skype for Business
3 26 (2.00%) IIS
4 24 (1.84%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.92%) Apache
6 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.31%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.31%) Zimbra
8 3 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.15%) CMS
9 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.077%) Drupal
10 1 (0.077%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.077%) JBoss
10 1 (0.077%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.77%) MS Office
3 13 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.077%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (3.31%) SaaS
4 22 (1.69%) IaaS
5 18 (1.38%) PaaS
6 13 (1.00%) Office 365
6 13 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (1.00%) Yammer
7 9 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.31%) GitHub
10 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 669 (51.42%) Firewall
2 311 (23.90%) Cisco ASA
3 310 (23.83%) WAN
4 287 (22.06%) VPN
5 278 (21.37%) LAN
6 189 (14.53%) Wireless
7 167 (12.84%) MPLS
8 166 (12.76%) TCP/IP
9 134 (10.30%) OSPF
10 132 (10.15%) Cisco Nexus
11 128 (9.84%) BGP
12 127 (9.76%) Internet
13 103 (7.92%) Cisco IOS
14 77 (5.92%) EIGRP
15 76 (5.84%) DNS
16 75 (5.76%) VoIP
17 72 (5.53%) Intrusion Detection
18 70 (5.38%) Cisco ISE
18 70 (5.38%) IPsec
19 59 (4.53%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (1.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (1.00%) Big Data
3 10 (0.77%) Oracle Database
3 10 (0.77%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.61%) MySQL
5 5 (0.38%) DB2
5 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.23%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.15%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.077%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.077%) OLAP
8 1 (0.077%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.077%) Redis
8 1 (0.077%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.077%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.077%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 36 (2.77%) SpecFlow
2 17 (1.31%) Metasploit
3 6 (0.46%) Burp Suite
4 5 (0.38%) sqlmap
5 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.23%) JIRA
6 3 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.15%) Subversion
7 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.077%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.077%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.077%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.077%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 298 (22.91%) Finance
2 135 (10.38%) Telecoms
3 122 (9.38%) Banking
4 58 (4.46%) Retail
5 54 (4.15%) Law
5 54 (4.15%) Legal
6 20 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.15%) Marketing
9 10 (0.77%) Advertising
10 7 (0.54%) Billing
10 7 (0.54%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.38%) Back Office
11 5 (0.38%) Games
12 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.31%) Publishing
13 3 (0.23%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.15%) Local Government
14 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 481 (36.97%) Network Engineer
2 398 (30.59%) Security Engineer
3 343 (26.36%) Network Security Engineer
4 189 (14.53%) Consultant
5 169 (12.99%) Security Consultant
6 139 (10.68%) Analyst
7 105 (8.07%) Cisco Engineer
7 105 (8.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 94 (7.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 93 (7.15%) Security Analyst
10 88 (6.76%) Architect
11 65 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
12 61 (4.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 56 (4.30%) Security Architect
13 56 (4.30%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 53 (4.07%) Network Analyst
15 47 (3.61%) Juniper Engineer
16 43 (3.31%) Network Consultant
17 42 (3.23%) Network Security Consultant
18 41 (3.15%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (6.00%) .NET
2 57 (4.38%) Web Services
3 41 (3.15%) ASP.NET
4 37 (2.84%) COM
5 36 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 36 (2.77%) WCF
5 36 (2.77%) WPF
6 34 (2.61%) 802.1X
7 19 (1.46%) AngularJS
8 17 (1.31%) React
9 13 (1.00%) XMPP
10 10 (0.77%) HTML
11 9 (0.69%) Middleware
12 7 (0.54%) Ajax
13 6 (0.46%) HTML5
14 4 (0.31%) J2EE
14 4 (0.31%) OAuth
14 4 (0.31%) SAML
15 3 (0.23%) jQuery
16 2 (0.15%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 190 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 135 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 104 (7.99%) Computer Science
5 78 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 53 (4.07%) RSA SecurID
7 44 (3.38%) Mathematics
8 42 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
9 41 (3.15%) Visualisation
10 37 (2.84%) BYOD
10 37 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
11 33 (2.54%) Blackberry
12 25 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (1.84%) PKI
14 19 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
15 18 (1.38%) Internet of Things
16 17 (1.31%) Digital Media
16 17 (1.31%) Statistics
17 16 (1.23%) CESG
17 16 (1.23%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 263 (20.22%) Windows
2 180 (13.84%) Linux
3 142 (10.91%) Unix
4 98 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 53 (4.07%) Android
6 35 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.69%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.61%) Solaris
13 7 (0.54%) CentOS
13 7 (0.54%) FreeBSD
14 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (16.83%) Information Security
2 215 (16.53%) SIEM
3 176 (13.53%) ITIL
4 141 (10.84%) Cybersecurity
5 134 (10.30%) Penetration Testing
6 129 (9.92%) Security Architecture
7 117 (8.99%) Presales
8 102 (7.84%) Security Operations
9 92 (7.07%) Vulnerability Management
10 89 (6.84%) Load Balancing
11 86 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
12 83 (6.38%) Network Management
13 81 (6.23%) Network Design
14 77 (5.92%) Project Management
15 73 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
16 72 (5.53%) E-Commerce
17 71 (5.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 69 (5.30%) Network Monitoring
19 64 (4.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 62 (4.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (7.30%) SQL
2 90 (6.92%) C
3 89 (6.84%) C++
4 73 (5.61%) C#
5 70 (5.38%) Java
6 67 (5.15%) Python
7 66 (5.07%) PHP
8 45 (3.46%) Objective-C
9 43 (3.31%) JavaScript
10 36 (2.77%) VB.NET
11 34 (2.61%) Perl
12 31 (2.38%) Ruby
13 19 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.23%) Tcl
16 3 (0.23%) VB
17 2 (0.15%) Scala
17 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 475 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
2 327 (25.13%) CCNP
3 306 (23.52%) Degree
4 235 (18.06%) CCNA
5 213 (16.37%) CISSP
6 157 (12.07%) CCIE
7 122 (9.38%) Security Cleared
8 112 (8.61%) CISM
9 84 (6.46%) SC Cleared
10 81 (6.23%) CCSE
11 75 (5.76%) CCSA
12 55 (4.23%) CISA
13 44 (3.38%) CREST Certified
14 41 (3.15%) CEH
15 40 (3.07%) CCSP
16 34 (2.61%) CRISC
17 31 (2.38%) CCIP
18 30 (2.31%) SANS
19 27 (2.08%) JNCIS
20 26 (2.00%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (11.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 77 (5.92%) PCI DSS
3 70 (5.38%) SLA
4 18 (1.38%) COBIT
4 18 (1.38%) QA
5 14 (1.08%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 6 (0.46%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.077%) COSO
10 1 (0.077%) GPG13
10 1 (0.077%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.077%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 95 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (6.92%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.54%) Snort
4 20 (1.54%) vSphere
5 9 (0.69%) XenApp
6 8 (0.61%) vCloud
6 8 (0.61%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.38%) ProxySG
7 5 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.31%) Docker
8 4 (0.31%) Samba
8 4 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.23%) Firmware
9 3 (0.23%) KVM
10 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.077%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.077%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.077%) GPFS
11 1 (0.077%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (2.84%) Cacti
1 37 (2.84%) QRadar
2 36 (2.77%) WMI
3 33 (2.54%) Nagios
4 27 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
5 25 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
6 24 (1.84%) Nessus
7 19 (1.46%) FortiGate
8 13 (1.00%) Puppet
9 12 (0.92%) EnCase
10 11 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (0.69%) SCCM
12 8 (0.61%) Nmap
13 7 (0.54%) Backup Exec
13 7 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.54%) OpenNMS
14 6 (0.46%) vMotion
15 5 (0.38%) Ansible
15 5 (0.38%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 648 (49.81%) Cisco
2 362 (27.82%) CheckPoint
3 284 (21.83%) Juniper
4 262 (20.14%) Palo Alto
5 185 (14.22%) F5
6 142 (10.91%) Microsoft
7 129 (9.92%) VMware
8 103 (7.92%) SolarWinds
9 90 (6.92%) Riverbed
10 72 (5.53%) ArcSight
11 71 (5.46%) HP
12 68 (5.23%) Fortinet
13 59 (4.53%) Citrix
14 57 (4.38%) Meraki
15 51 (3.92%) Blue Coat
15 51 (3.92%) Qualys
16 49 (3.77%) Intel Security
16 49 (3.77%) Splunk
17 41 (3.15%) Forcepoint
18 37 (2.84%) Apple
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Schroders plc
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £46 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago