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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 188 247 287
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +40
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 668 557 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.74% 1.28% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.28% 8.04% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 563 480 368
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
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
5923 6925 7832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.88% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5060 5924 6459
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +35 81 £65,000 +8.33% 33
Hayes +1 25 £35,000 -17.64%
Croydon -11 3 £52,500 -
Finchley - 3 £35,000 -
Ealing +7 2 £47,000 -21.66%
Canary Wharf -5 2 £52,500 -19.23%
Harrow +9 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £52,500 +37.92%
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 - 2
Westminster - 1 £65,000 - 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 738 (55.95%) Firewall
2 650 (49.28%) Cisco
3 413 (31.31%) Cisco Certification
4 401 (30.40%) CheckPoint
5 309 (23.43%) Windows
6 304 (23.05%) VPN
6 304 (23.05%) CCNP
7 289 (21.91%) Degree
8 286 (21.68%) Finance
9 284 (21.53%) LAN
10 275 (20.85%) WAN
11 271 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
12 252 (19.11%) Palo Alto
13 251 (19.03%) Information Security
14 238 (18.04%) Juniper
15 227 (17.21%) Data Centre
16 217 (16.45%) CCNA
17 212 (16.07%) CISSP
18 210 (15.92%) SIEM
19 200 (15.16%) TCP/IP
20 199 (15.09%) Linux
21 192 (14.56%) Security Architecture
22 190 (14.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 182 (13.80%) ITIL
24 178 (13.50%) Wireless
24 178 (13.50%) Microsoft
25 155 (11.75%) Cybersecurity
26 143 (10.84%) F5
27 141 (10.69%) BGP
28 139 (10.54%) 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 36 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.65%) IIS
3 33 (2.50%) MS Exchange
4 23 (1.74%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.45%) Apache
10 4 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.30%) Zimbra
11 2 (0.15%) CMS
11 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.076%) Confluence
12 1 (0.076%) Drupal
12 1 (0.076%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.076%) JBoss
12 1 (0.076%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.076%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.65%) MS Office
3 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.076%) assyst
1 1 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.076%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 82 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (3.94%) SaaS
4 24 (1.82%) IaaS
5 22 (1.67%) Office 365
6 21 (1.59%) PaaS
7 8 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.45%) GitHub
9 5 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
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%) Route 53
11 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 738 (55.95%) Firewall
2 304 (23.05%) VPN
3 284 (21.53%) LAN
4 275 (20.85%) WAN
5 271 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
6 200 (15.16%) TCP/IP
7 178 (13.50%) Wireless
8 141 (10.69%) BGP
9 139 (10.54%) MPLS
10 125 (9.48%) OSPF
11 119 (9.02%) DNS
12 114 (8.64%) Internet
13 110 (8.34%) Cisco Nexus
14 109 (8.26%) Intrusion Detection
15 89 (6.75%) EIGRP
16 87 (6.60%) Cisco ISE
17 70 (5.31%) VoIP
18 67 (5.08%) DHCP
19 65 (4.93%) SSL
20 60 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (1.52%) NoSQL
3 18 (1.36%) Big Data
4 9 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.61%) GIS
6 6 (0.45%) MySQL
6 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.38%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.23%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.23%) DB2
8 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.15%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (1.36%) Metasploit
2 14 (1.06%) SpecFlow
3 10 (0.76%) Burp Suite
4 9 (0.68%) Maven
5 8 (0.61%) AppScan
6 4 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.23%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.23%) JIRA
8 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.15%) Grunt
9 1 (0.076%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.076%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.076%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.076%) Subversion
9 1 (0.076%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 286 (21.68%) Finance
2 133 (10.08%) Banking
3 129 (9.78%) Telecoms
4 84 (6.37%) Law
5 68 (5.16%) Retail
6 67 (5.08%) Legal
7 25 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 18 (1.36%) Marketing
10 16 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.76%) Games
12 8 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.61%) Online Betting
13 7 (0.53%) Billing
14 6 (0.45%) Advertising
14 6 (0.45%) Publishing
15 5 (0.38%) Back Office
16 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.15%) Electronics
17 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 465 (35.25%) Network Engineer
2 399 (30.25%) Security Engineer
3 319 (24.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 186 (14.10%) Consultant
5 179 (13.57%) Security Consultant
6 120 (9.10%) Analyst
7 108 (8.19%) Architect
8 98 (7.43%) Cisco Engineer
8 98 (7.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 83 (6.29%) Security Analyst
10 79 (5.99%) Senior Network Engineer
11 76 (5.76%) Security Architect
12 64 (4.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 59 (4.47%) Senior Security Engineer
14 52 (3.94%) Network Consultant
14 52 (3.94%) Network Security Consultant
15 50 (3.79%) Security Manager
16 49 (3.71%) Network Architect
17 48 (3.64%) Network Analyst
18 46 (3.49%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (6.14%) .NET
2 59 (4.47%) Web Services
3 27 (2.05%) 802.1X
4 17 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (1.29%) WCF
5 15 (1.14%) COM
6 14 (1.06%) AngularJS
6 14 (1.06%) ASP.NET
6 14 (1.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 14 (1.06%) GWT
6 14 (1.06%) React
6 14 (1.06%) WPF
7 11 (0.83%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.45%) Middleware
9 5 (0.38%) HTML
9 5 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.30%) HTML5
10 4 (0.30%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.23%) OAuth2
11 3 (0.23%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 227 (17.21%) Data Centre
2 127 (9.63%) Computer Science
3 103 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 80 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (5.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 63 (4.78%) RSA SecurID
7 44 (3.34%) Security Operations Centre
8 32 (2.43%) Blog
9 29 (2.20%) Cyber Attack
10 25 (1.90%) Client/Server
10 25 (1.90%) PKI
10 25 (1.90%) Visualisation
11 22 (1.67%) Clustering
12 21 (1.59%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.44%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.36%) Cryptography
15 17 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
15 17 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
16 16 (1.21%) BYOD
16 16 (1.21%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (23.43%) Windows
2 199 (15.09%) Linux
3 120 (9.10%) Unix
4 97 (7.35%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.97%) CentOS
8 18 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.21%) AIX
10 15 (1.14%) Windows 7
11 14 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.91%) Solaris
13 11 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.83%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.53%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.45%) VMS
16 5 (0.38%) Android
17 4 (0.30%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.30%) SUSE
18 3 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (19.03%) Information Security
2 210 (15.92%) SIEM
3 192 (14.56%) Security Architecture
4 182 (13.80%) ITIL
5 155 (11.75%) Cybersecurity
6 136 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
7 110 (8.34%) Project Management
8 107 (8.11%) Presales
9 106 (8.04%) Risk Management
10 103 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
11 102 (7.73%) Network Management
12 101 (7.66%) Security Operations
13 98 (7.43%) Vulnerability Management
14 94 (7.13%) Network Design
15 91 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 88 (6.67%) Change Management
17 79 (5.99%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 77 (5.84%) Ethical Hacking
19 74 (5.61%) Network Monitoring
20 70 (5.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (8.79%) Java
2 101 (7.66%) C++
3 90 (6.82%) PHP
4 88 (6.67%) SQL
5 79 (5.99%) Python
6 72 (5.46%) C#
7 62 (4.70%) C
8 53 (4.02%) VB.NET
9 50 (3.79%) JavaScript
10 41 (3.11%) Objective-C
11 36 (2.73%) Perl
12 34 (2.58%) Ruby
13 23 (1.74%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.14%) Bash Shell
15 12 (0.91%) Tcl
16 9 (0.68%) AWK
16 9 (0.68%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.38%) Scala
18 4 (0.30%) Go
18 4 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 413 (31.31%) Cisco Certification
2 304 (23.05%) CCNP
3 289 (21.91%) Degree
4 217 (16.45%) CCNA
5 212 (16.07%) CISSP
6 120 (9.10%) Security Cleared
7 104 (7.88%) CISM
8 84 (6.37%) CISA
9 78 (5.91%) CCIE
10 69 (5.23%) CEH
10 69 (5.23%) SC Cleared
11 64 (4.85%) CCSE
11 64 (4.85%) CREST Certified
12 55 (4.17%) CCSA
13 51 (3.87%) CCSP
14 39 (2.96%) CRISC
15 37 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (2.65%) CCIP
17 33 (2.50%) CHECK Team Leader
18 31 (2.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (14.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (7.96%) PCI DSS
3 72 (5.46%) SLA
4 48 (3.64%) QA
5 24 (1.82%) COBIT
6 14 (1.06%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.30%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.30%) RMADS
7 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.23%) BS25999
8 3 (0.23%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.23%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.15%) GPG13
10 1 (0.076%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.076%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.076%) ISO27002
System Software
1 125 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 96 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.29%) vSphere
5 12 (0.91%) vCloud
6 11 (0.83%) KVM
7 10 (0.76%) Snort
8 8 (0.61%) ProxySG
8 8 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.38%) XenApp
10 4 (0.30%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.23%) Firmware
11 3 (0.23%) NFS
11 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.15%) XenServer
13 1 (0.076%) Docker
13 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.076%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (5.53%) FortiGate
2 35 (2.65%) QRadar
3 28 (2.12%) Nagios
4 24 (1.82%) SCCM
5 23 (1.74%) Cacti
6 16 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
7 15 (1.14%) WSUS
8 14 (1.06%) Nessus
8 14 (1.06%) Puppet
8 14 (1.06%) WMI
9 9 (0.68%) HP Fortify
10 8 (0.61%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 4 (0.30%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 650 (49.28%) Cisco
2 401 (30.40%) CheckPoint
3 252 (19.11%) Palo Alto
4 238 (18.04%) Juniper
5 178 (13.50%) Microsoft
6 143 (10.84%) F5
7 127 (9.63%) VMware
8 111 (8.42%) Fortinet
9 69 (5.23%) Intel Security
10 68 (5.16%) SolarWinds
11 67 (5.08%) HP
12 63 (4.78%) ArcSight
12 63 (4.78%) Riverbed
13 62 (4.70%) Citrix
14 54 (4.09%) Meraki
15 52 (3.94%) Splunk
16 38 (2.88%) Qualys
17 33 (2.50%) Aruba
17 33 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
18 30 (2.27%) Blue Coat
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 pa + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Salary Negotiable on Experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £85,000 plus £15,000 bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Infosec People Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum OTE + Competitive Base + Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago