The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 124 134 173
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +39
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 52 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.50% 1.31% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 7.82% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 17
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,486 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Network Security
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
510 614 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.71% 16.80% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 442 488 455
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Network Security
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Manchester region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Security
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 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
Rochdale - 4 £50,000 - 2
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Stockport - 1 £55,000 - 3
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 51 (42.50%) Windows
2 44 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
3 42 (35.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 39 (32.50%) Firewall
5 36 (30.00%) Degree
6 35 (29.17%) TCP/IP
7 33 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (25.83%) Cisco
8 31 (25.83%) CISSP
8 31 (25.83%) Project Management
8 31 (25.83%) Information Security
9 28 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (23.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 27 (22.50%) CheckPoint
11 24 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 24 (20.00%) Security Architecture
12 23 (19.17%) SIEM
12 23 (19.17%) Mentoring
12 23 (19.17%) LAN
13 22 (18.33%) ITIL
13 22 (18.33%) Data Centre
14 20 (16.67%) CCNA
14 20 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 20 (16.67%) QA
15 19 (15.83%) Blog
15 19 (15.83%) Ethical Hacking
15 19 (15.83%) Vulnerability Management
15 19 (15.83%) Windows Server
15 19 (15.83%) CHECK Team Leader
15 19 (15.83%) CREST Certified

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (9.17%) IIS
2 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (5.83%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.50%) Apache
7 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.50%) Firewall
2 35 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 23 (19.17%) LAN
4 18 (15.00%) VLAN
5 16 (13.33%) DNS
5 16 (13.33%) WAN
6 15 (12.50%) DHCP
7 13 (10.83%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (10.83%) Wireless
8 12 (10.00%) MPLS
9 9 (7.50%) Junos
10 7 (5.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (5.83%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (5.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (5.83%) VPN
11 6 (5.00%) BGP
12 4 (3.33%) Internet
12 4 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (3.33%) IPsec
12 4 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
1 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 15 (12.50%) Banking
2 13 (10.83%) Law
3 8 (6.67%) Finance
4 7 (5.83%) Back Office
5 6 (5.00%) Legal
5 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (17.50%) Consultant
1 21 (17.50%) Security Consultant
2 20 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 19 (15.83%) Penetration Tester
3 19 (15.83%) Tester
4 15 (12.50%) Security Penetration Tester
4 15 (12.50%) Security Tester
5 12 (10.00%) Applications Tester
5 12 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (10.00%) IT Consultant
5 12 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 12 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 12 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 11 (9.17%) Mobile Tester
6 11 (9.17%) Security Specialist
7 10 (8.33%) Security Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Security Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.17%) .NET
2 12 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 19 (15.83%) Blog
3 17 (14.17%) Management Information System
4 12 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 11 (9.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (3.33%) iPad
7 2 (1.67%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.67%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) CESG
8 1 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.50%) Windows
2 19 (15.83%) Windows Server
3 17 (14.17%) Unix
4 15 (12.50%) Linux
5 12 (10.00%) Android
5 12 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 10 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.83%) AIX
8 7 (5.83%) CentOS
8 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
2 42 (35.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 31 (25.83%) Information Security
3 31 (25.83%) Project Management
4 28 (23.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 24 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 23 (19.17%) Mentoring
6 23 (19.17%) SIEM
7 22 (18.33%) ITIL
8 19 (15.83%) Ethical Hacking
8 19 (15.83%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (15.00%) Security Management
10 17 (14.17%) Business Development
11 15 (12.50%) Network Design
11 15 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
12 14 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (10.83%) Risk Assessment
13 13 (10.83%) Security Testing
13 13 (10.83%) Server Hardening
14 12 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.17%) C#
1 17 (14.17%) C++
1 17 (14.17%) Java
1 17 (14.17%) Objective-C
1 17 (14.17%) PHP
1 17 (14.17%) VB.NET
2 7 (5.83%) SQL
3 6 (5.00%) C
4 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (30.00%) Degree
2 31 (25.83%) CISSP
3 28 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (16.67%) CCNA
6 19 (15.83%) CHECK Team Leader
6 19 (15.83%) CREST Certified
7 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (11.67%) CCNP
9 13 (10.83%) MCSE
9 13 (10.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (9.17%) IISP
11 9 (7.50%) CCIE
12 7 (5.83%) A+ Certification
12 7 (5.83%) CCSE
12 7 (5.83%) CISM
12 7 (5.83%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (5.83%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (5.83%) RHCE
12 7 (5.83%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (16.67%) QA
3 16 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 12 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (3.33%) SLA
6 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.83%) ISO27005
System Software
1 20 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.50%) vSphere
4 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) Postfix
6 1 (0.83%) Snort
6 1 (0.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) QRadar
2 7 (5.83%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.83%) HP SIM
2 7 (5.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (5.83%) WSUS
3 5 (4.17%) Nessus
4 4 (3.33%) Nmap
5 2 (1.67%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.83%) Proventia
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Cisco
2 27 (22.50%) CheckPoint
3 17 (14.17%) VMware
4 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.50%) Symantec
5 13 (10.83%) ArcSight
5 13 (10.83%) HP
6 12 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 12 (10.00%) Splunk
7 11 (9.17%) Juniper
8 10 (8.33%) Citrix
8 10 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 10 (8.33%) SolarWinds
9 9 (7.50%) Sophos
10 7 (5.83%) Dell
10 7 (5.83%) F5
10 7 (5.83%) GFI Software
10 7 (5.83%) IBM
10 7 (5.83%) ProCurve
11 6 (5.00%) Veeam
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Commission + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago