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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 185 240 264
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 632 592 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.37% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.04% 8.68% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 536 463 417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
5723 6823 7683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.25% 15.75% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5723 6474
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +43 75 £57,500 -8.00% 19
Canary Wharf +2 13 £54,000 -21.45%
Hayes -3 7 £28,500 -36.66%
Uxbridge +4 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £34,359 - 1
Croydon +4 4 £51,250 -2.38%
Ealing +11 3 £55,500 -16.22%
Westminster - 3 £40,500 -
Finchley - 2 £35,000 -
Chiswick -4 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Bromley - 1 £38,500 -
Teddington - 1 - - 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 816 (62.24%) Firewall
2 631 (48.13%) Cisco
3 413 (31.50%) Cisco Certification
4 353 (26.93%) CheckPoint
5 341 (26.01%) VPN
6 338 (25.78%) Windows
6 338 (25.78%) Information Security
7 327 (24.94%) CCNP
8 294 (22.43%) Data Centre
9 290 (22.12%) Finance
10 283 (21.59%) LAN
11 280 (21.36%) Palo Alto
12 274 (20.90%) WAN
13 267 (20.37%) Degree
14 264 (20.14%) Juniper
15 230 (17.54%) CISSP
16 224 (17.09%) TCP/IP
17 218 (16.63%) SIEM
18 210 (16.02%) Linux
18 210 (16.02%) Wireless
19 205 (15.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 197 (15.03%) Cisco ASA
21 191 (14.57%) Security Architecture
22 187 (14.26%) BGP
23 186 (14.19%) Cybersecurity
24 179 (13.65%) OSPF
24 179 (13.65%) CCNA
25 166 (12.66%) Microsoft
26 161 (12.28%) DNS
27 148 (11.29%) 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 38 (2.90%) IIS
2 36 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 20 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (1.30%) Skype for Business
5 16 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 12 (0.92%) Apache
6 12 (0.92%) OpenStack
7 11 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.23%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.076%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.076%) CMS
11 1 (0.076%) Confluence
11 1 (0.076%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.67%) MS Office
3 9 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.076%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.076%) assyst
2 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.076%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (2.97%) SaaS
4 32 (2.44%) Office 365
5 23 (1.75%) IaaS
6 18 (1.37%) PaaS
7 11 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.46%) GitHub
9 6 (0.46%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.15%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.15%) Route 53
11 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 816 (62.24%) Firewall
2 341 (26.01%) VPN
3 283 (21.59%) LAN
4 274 (20.90%) WAN
5 224 (17.09%) TCP/IP
6 210 (16.02%) Wireless
7 197 (15.03%) Cisco ASA
8 187 (14.26%) BGP
9 179 (13.65%) OSPF
10 161 (12.28%) DNS
11 148 (11.29%) MPLS
12 127 (9.69%) Internet
13 113 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
14 105 (8.01%) Cisco Nexus
15 84 (6.41%) EIGRP
16 80 (6.10%) HSRP
16 80 (6.10%) IPsec
17 77 (5.87%) VLAN
18 70 (5.34%) SSL
19 69 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 25 (1.91%) NoSQL
3 19 (1.45%) GIS
4 11 (0.84%) Big Data
5 8 (0.61%) MySQL
6 5 (0.38%) Apache Hive
7 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.23%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.15%) DB2
9 2 (0.15%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.076%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.30%) Metasploit
2 13 (0.99%) Burp Suite
3 12 (0.92%) AppScan
3 12 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.69%) Maven
5 5 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (0.31%) CruiseControl
6 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.31%) Paros
6 4 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.31%) WebScarab
7 3 (0.23%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.23%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.15%) Grunt
8 2 (0.15%) Subversion
9 1 (0.076%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.076%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.076%) JIRA
9 1 (0.076%) Trac
General
1 290 (22.12%) Finance
2 137 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 117 (8.92%) Banking
4 67 (5.11%) Law
5 56 (4.27%) Legal
5 56 (4.27%) Retail
6 30 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 18 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 11 (0.84%) Games
10 10 (0.76%) Marketing
11 9 (0.69%) Advertising
11 9 (0.69%) Billing
11 9 (0.69%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.23%) Publishing
13 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.15%) Back Office
15 1 (0.076%) Electronics
15 1 (0.076%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 450 (34.32%) Network Engineer
2 359 (27.38%) Security Engineer
3 254 (19.37%) Network Security Engineer
4 140 (10.68%) Analyst
5 135 (10.30%) Consultant
6 120 (9.15%) Security Consultant
7 107 (8.16%) Architect
8 105 (8.01%) Senior Network Engineer
9 90 (6.86%) Security Analyst
10 80 (6.10%) Security Architect
11 78 (5.95%) Cisco Engineer
12 75 (5.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 68 (5.19%) Senior Security Engineer
14 61 (4.65%) Network Architect
15 53 (4.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 53 (4.04%) Security Manager
16 51 (3.89%) Network Consultant
16 51 (3.89%) Network Security Architect
17 50 (3.81%) Network Security Consultant
17 50 (3.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.27%) .NET
2 53 (4.04%) Web Services
3 22 (1.68%) 802.1X
4 19 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 19 (1.45%) GWT
5 17 (1.30%) ELK Stack
6 13 (0.99%) Regular Expression
7 11 (0.84%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (0.46%) WCF
10 4 (0.31%) HTML
10 4 (0.31%) OAuth2
10 4 (0.31%) OpenID
10 4 (0.31%) REST
10 4 (0.31%) Sensu
11 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.23%) COM
11 3 (0.23%) CSS
11 3 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 294 (22.43%) Data Centre
2 114 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 107 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 101 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (4.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 45 (3.43%) Security Operations Centre
7 38 (2.90%) RSA SecurID
8 32 (2.44%) PKI
9 30 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
10 27 (2.06%) BYOD
11 25 (1.91%) Blog
12 23 (1.75%) Clustering
13 21 (1.60%) Client/Server
13 21 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
14 17 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (1.22%) Cyber Attack
15 16 (1.22%) Mobile App
16 15 (1.14%) Public Cloud
16 15 (1.14%) Smartphone
16 15 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 338 (25.78%) Windows
2 210 (16.02%) Linux
3 105 (8.01%) Unix
3 105 (8.01%) Windows Server
4 35 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (2.29%) CentOS
7 18 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 15 (1.14%) AIX
9 15 (1.14%) Windows 7
10 14 (1.07%) Solaris
11 12 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.92%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.76%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.53%) VMS
14 6 (0.46%) Android
15 5 (0.38%) Debian
16 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (25.78%) Information Security
2 218 (16.63%) SIEM
3 191 (14.57%) Security Architecture
4 186 (14.19%) Cybersecurity
5 146 (11.14%) Network Design
6 139 (10.60%) ITIL
7 127 (9.69%) Penetration Testing
8 123 (9.38%) Security Operations
9 111 (8.47%) Vulnerability Management
10 100 (7.63%) Network Management
10 100 (7.63%) Risk Management
11 97 (7.40%) Kalman Filter
12 94 (7.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 93 (7.09%) Business Continuity
14 92 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
15 90 (6.86%) Project Management
16 80 (6.10%) Network Architecture
17 77 (5.87%) Presales
18 76 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
19 68 (5.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (7.17%) Java
2 89 (6.79%) Python
3 75 (5.72%) C++
4 70 (5.34%) SQL
5 56 (4.27%) PHP
6 44 (3.36%) C#
7 40 (3.05%) Perl
8 37 (2.82%) Ruby
9 36 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 36 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 28 (2.14%) C
11 26 (1.98%) JavaScript
12 20 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 16 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.84%) Tcl
15 9 (0.69%) AWK
16 7 (0.53%) Go
17 5 (0.38%) Scala
17 5 (0.38%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 413 (31.50%) Cisco Certification
2 327 (24.94%) CCNP
3 267 (20.37%) Degree
4 230 (17.54%) CISSP
5 179 (13.65%) CCNA
6 124 (9.46%) CISM
7 83 (6.33%) CISA
8 74 (5.64%) CEH
9 62 (4.73%) Security Cleared
10 59 (4.50%) CREST Certified
11 58 (4.42%) CCIE
12 46 (3.51%) CCSE
12 46 (3.51%) CCSP
13 42 (3.20%) GIAC
14 41 (3.13%) CCSA
15 34 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 31 (2.36%) CRISC
16 31 (2.36%) SC Cleared
17 27 (2.06%) IISP
17 27 (2.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (15.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 112 (8.54%) PCI DSS
3 66 (5.03%) SLA
4 42 (3.20%) QA
5 20 (1.53%) COBIT
6 11 (0.84%) BS25999
7 7 (0.53%) GPG13
8 4 (0.31%) RMADS
8 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.23%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.23%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.15%) FISMA
10 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.15%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.076%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.076%) MiFID
System Software
1 119 (9.08%) Active Directory
2 95 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.05%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.53%) vSphere
5 16 (1.22%) Snort
6 15 (1.14%) Firmware
6 15 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.76%) KVM
8 8 (0.61%) XenApp
8 8 (0.61%) XenServer
9 6 (0.46%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.46%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.46%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.38%) Docker
10 5 (0.38%) NFS
10 5 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.31%) vCloud
12 2 (0.15%) HDFS
12 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.076%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (5.87%) FortiGate
2 38 (2.90%) QRadar
3 33 (2.52%) SCCM
4 27 (2.06%) Nagios
4 27 (2.06%) Nessus
5 25 (1.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 20 (1.53%) WSUS
7 16 (1.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 15 (1.14%) Puppet
9 13 (0.99%) Cacti
10 12 (0.92%) Ansible
11 11 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
11 11 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.76%) Kibana
12 10 (0.76%) logstash
13 8 (0.61%) HP Fortify
14 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (0.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 6 (0.46%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.46%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 631 (48.13%) Cisco
2 353 (26.93%) CheckPoint
3 280 (21.36%) Palo Alto
4 264 (20.14%) Juniper
5 166 (12.66%) Microsoft
6 137 (10.45%) F5
7 124 (9.46%) VMware
8 116 (8.85%) Fortinet
9 62 (4.73%) HP
10 60 (4.58%) Splunk
11 58 (4.42%) Citrix
12 57 (4.35%) Riverbed
13 55 (4.20%) Intel Security
14 54 (4.12%) SolarWinds
15 42 (3.20%) Aruba
15 42 (3.20%) Extreme Networks
15 42 (3.20%) Meraki
16 39 (2.97%) ArcSight
17 33 (2.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 33 (2.52%) LogRhythm
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65000 + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-80,000 + OTE 110,000 + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mercerbridge
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Non Contributory Pension, Bonus,
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago