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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 201 243 341
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +98
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 661 581 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.66% 1.30% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.25% 8.17% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 539 473 341
Median salary £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
6451 7114 8122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.22% 15.87% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5562 6049 6690
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 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +34 112 £52,500 -12.50% 36
Ealing +19 13 £67,500 +3.84%
Harrow +5 4 - -
Orpington - 4 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £53,000 -
Twickenham +15 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £37,500 +87.50%
Croydon -4 1 £50,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £50,000 -
Finchley - 1 £35,000 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 686 (52.13%) Firewall
2 657 (49.92%) Cisco
3 479 (36.40%) Cisco Certification
4 379 (28.80%) CheckPoint
5 341 (25.91%) CCNP
6 323 (24.54%) Degree
7 318 (24.16%) Cisco ASA
8 307 (23.33%) WAN
9 301 (22.87%) Finance
10 299 (22.72%) VPN
11 283 (21.50%) LAN
12 274 (20.82%) Juniper
13 262 (19.91%) Windows
14 259 (19.68%) Palo Alto
15 253 (19.22%) CCNA
16 231 (17.55%) SIEM
17 223 (16.95%) Information Security
18 216 (16.41%) CISSP
19 201 (15.27%) Data Centre
20 190 (14.44%) Wireless
21 179 (13.60%) ITIL
22 173 (13.15%) F5
23 165 (12.54%) TCP/IP
24 163 (12.39%) Microsoft
24 163 (12.39%) Linux
25 162 (12.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 159 (12.08%) Security Architecture
26 159 (12.08%) Cybersecurity
27 152 (11.55%) MPLS
28 139 (10.56%) CCIE

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 45 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.43%) IIS
3 26 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 25 (1.90%) Skype for Business
5 8 (0.61%) Apache
6 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.30%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.30%) Zimbra
9 3 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.23%) CMS
9 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.15%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.076%) Confluence
11 1 (0.076%) Drupal
11 1 (0.076%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.076%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.75%) MS Office
3 14 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.076%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (3.95%) SaaS
4 23 (1.75%) IaaS
5 19 (1.44%) PaaS
6 13 (0.99%) Office 365
7 8 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (0.61%) Yammer
8 6 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.38%) GitHub
9 5 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 686 (52.13%) Firewall
2 318 (24.16%) Cisco ASA
3 307 (23.33%) WAN
4 299 (22.72%) VPN
5 283 (21.50%) LAN
6 190 (14.44%) Wireless
7 165 (12.54%) TCP/IP
8 152 (11.55%) MPLS
9 127 (9.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 123 (9.35%) BGP
11 116 (8.81%) OSPF
12 114 (8.66%) Internet
13 92 (6.99%) Intrusion Detection
14 86 (6.53%) DNS
15 82 (6.23%) Cisco IOS
15 82 (6.23%) EIGRP
16 78 (5.93%) VoIP
17 72 (5.47%) Cisco ISE
17 72 (5.47%) DHCP
18 54 (4.10%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.06%) Big Data
3 12 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 11 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.30%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.30%) DB2
7 4 (0.30%) MySQL
8 3 (0.23%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
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 Analysis Services
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.076%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 32 (2.43%) SpecFlow
2 12 (0.91%) Metasploit
3 7 (0.53%) Burp Suite
4 5 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.38%) sqlmap
5 3 (0.23%) JIRA
5 3 (0.23%) Subversion
5 3 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.076%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.076%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.076%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.076%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 301 (22.87%) Finance
2 128 (9.73%) Telecoms
3 121 (9.19%) Banking
4 79 (6.00%) Retail
5 71 (5.40%) Law
6 60 (4.56%) Legal
7 27 (2.05%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.22%) Marketing
9 7 (0.53%) Advertising
9 7 (0.53%) Billing
10 6 (0.46%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.38%) Back Office
11 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.38%) Publishing
12 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.23%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Local Government
14 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 499 (37.92%) Network Engineer
2 422 (32.07%) Security Engineer
3 369 (28.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 192 (14.59%) Consultant
5 177 (13.45%) Security Consultant
6 141 (10.71%) Analyst
7 103 (7.83%) Cisco Engineer
7 103 (7.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 96 (7.29%) Security Analyst
9 94 (7.14%) Architect
10 83 (6.31%) Senior Network Engineer
11 69 (5.24%) Security Architect
12 67 (5.09%) Senior Security Engineer
13 64 (4.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 60 (4.56%) Network Analyst
15 54 (4.10%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 45 (3.42%) Network Consultant
16 45 (3.42%) Network Security Analyst
17 44 (3.34%) Network Security Consultant
18 42 (3.19%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (5.85%) .NET
2 56 (4.26%) Web Services
3 37 (2.81%) ASP.NET
4 35 (2.66%) 802.1X
5 33 (2.51%) COM
6 32 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (2.43%) WCF
6 32 (2.43%) WPF
7 24 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 22 (1.67%) React
9 10 (0.76%) HTML
9 10 (0.76%) Middleware
10 9 (0.68%) XMPP
11 7 (0.53%) Ajax
12 6 (0.46%) HTML5
13 3 (0.23%) J2EE
13 3 (0.23%) jQuery
13 3 (0.23%) OAuth
13 3 (0.23%) REST
13 3 (0.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 201 (15.27%) Data Centre
2 114 (8.66%) Computer Science
2 114 (8.66%) Management Information System
3 112 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (6.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 64 (4.86%) RSA SecurID
6 47 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
7 44 (3.34%) Cyber Attack
8 43 (3.27%) Mathematics
9 36 (2.74%) Visualisation
10 32 (2.43%) BYOD
11 27 (2.05%) Blackberry
12 23 (1.75%) PKI
13 21 (1.60%) Internet of Things
14 20 (1.52%) Digital Media
14 20 (1.52%) Statistics
15 17 (1.29%) Blog
16 15 (1.14%) Cybercrime
16 15 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
16 15 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 262 (19.91%) Windows
2 163 (12.39%) Linux
3 122 (9.27%) Unix
4 100 (7.60%) Windows Server
5 36 (2.74%) Android
6 35 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.53%) Solaris
12 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.38%) CentOS
13 5 (0.38%) FreeBSD
13 5 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.30%) SUSE
14 4 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (17.55%) SIEM
2 223 (16.95%) Information Security
3 179 (13.60%) ITIL
4 159 (12.08%) Cybersecurity
4 159 (12.08%) Security Architecture
5 129 (9.80%) Penetration Testing
6 109 (8.28%) Presales
6 109 (8.28%) Security Operations
7 94 (7.14%) Network Management
8 93 (7.07%) Project Management
9 91 (6.91%) Vulnerability Management
10 84 (6.38%) Load Balancing
10 84 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 79 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
12 78 (5.93%) Risk Management
13 76 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
14 72 (5.47%) Network Design
15 71 (5.40%) Network Monitoring
16 70 (5.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 69 (5.24%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 94 (7.14%) SQL
2 93 (7.07%) C++
3 87 (6.61%) C
4 78 (5.93%) Java
5 75 (5.70%) PHP
6 73 (5.55%) C#
7 71 (5.40%) Python
8 53 (4.03%) JavaScript
9 49 (3.72%) Objective-C
10 41 (3.12%) Perl
11 40 (3.04%) VB.NET
12 33 (2.51%) Ruby
13 22 (1.67%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.14%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.84%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.61%) Tcl
17 4 (0.30%) VBScript
18 2 (0.15%) Scala
18 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 479 (36.40%) Cisco Certification
2 341 (25.91%) CCNP
3 323 (24.54%) Degree
4 253 (19.22%) CCNA
5 216 (16.41%) CISSP
6 139 (10.56%) CCIE
7 130 (9.88%) Security Cleared
8 109 (8.28%) CISM
9 81 (6.16%) SC Cleared
10 74 (5.62%) CCSE
11 70 (5.32%) CCSA
12 63 (4.79%) CISA
13 46 (3.50%) CREST Certified
14 45 (3.42%) CCSP
15 44 (3.34%) CEH
16 40 (3.04%) CCIP
17 35 (2.66%) CRISC
18 31 (2.36%) SSCP
19 30 (2.28%) CHECK Team Leader
20 29 (2.20%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (12.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 78 (5.93%) PCI DSS
3 74 (5.62%) SLA
4 28 (2.13%) QA
5 17 (1.29%) COBIT
6 13 (0.99%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.38%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
System Software
1 97 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.60%) vSphere
5 19 (1.44%) Snort
6 12 (0.91%) XenApp
7 9 (0.68%) vCloud
7 9 (0.68%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.53%) KVM
8 7 (0.53%) ProxySG
8 7 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.30%) Samba
12 3 (0.23%) Docker
12 3 (0.23%) Firmware
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.15%) XenServer
14 1 (0.076%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 42 (3.19%) QRadar
2 38 (2.89%) Cacti
3 36 (2.74%) Nagios
4 34 (2.58%) FortiGate
5 32 (2.43%) WMI
6 26 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
7 23 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (1.52%) Nessus
9 19 (1.44%) SolarWinds Orion
10 14 (1.06%) Puppet
11 11 (0.84%) SCCM
12 10 (0.76%) EnCase
12 10 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (0.61%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.46%) OpenNMS
15 5 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
15 5 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 5 (0.38%) Nmap
15 5 (0.38%) OpenVAS
16 4 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 657 (49.92%) Cisco
2 379 (28.80%) CheckPoint
3 274 (20.82%) Juniper
4 259 (19.68%) Palo Alto
5 173 (13.15%) F5
6 163 (12.39%) Microsoft
7 134 (10.18%) VMware
8 110 (8.36%) SolarWinds
9 88 (6.69%) Riverbed
10 81 (6.16%) ArcSight
11 78 (5.93%) HP
12 76 (5.78%) Fortinet
13 69 (5.24%) Citrix
14 62 (4.71%) Intel Security
15 57 (4.33%) Meraki
16 56 (4.26%) Splunk
17 55 (4.18%) Qualys
18 47 (3.57%) Blue Coat
19 34 (2.58%) Oracle
20 32 (2.43%) Apple
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + London Allowance + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 16 minutes ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits OTE 100k
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum leading benefits & bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago