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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 132 144 171
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 68 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.82% 1.27% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.62% 8.51% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 30
Median salary £47,000 £55,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
585 529 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.68% 14.93% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 511 420 548
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 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
Cheadle +18 2 £46,750 +16.87%
Stockport - 1 - -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 64 (53.33%) Firewall
2 45 (37.50%) Cisco
3 44 (36.67%) Data Centre
4 40 (33.33%) CISSP
5 37 (30.83%) LAN
6 35 (29.17%) WAN
6 35 (29.17%) Information Security
7 34 (28.33%) Security Operations
8 33 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 32 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 32 (26.67%) PCI DSS
10 30 (25.00%) Splunk
10 30 (25.00%) DNS
10 30 (25.00%) DHCP
10 30 (25.00%) ITIL
11 29 (24.17%) WLAN
11 29 (24.17%) Service Management
11 29 (24.17%) Degree
12 28 (23.33%) VLAN
13 27 (22.50%) Security Operations Centre
14 25 (20.83%) Active Directory
15 24 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
16 23 (19.17%) Portfolio Management
16 23 (19.17%) ArcSight
16 23 (19.17%) Security Architecture
16 23 (19.17%) Performance Management
16 23 (19.17%) IIS
16 23 (19.17%) IISP
16 23 (19.17%) Compliance Management
16 23 (19.17%) Risk and Compliance Management

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 23 (19.17%) IIS
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.83%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (53.33%) Firewall
2 37 (30.83%) LAN
3 35 (29.17%) WAN
4 33 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 30 (25.00%) DHCP
5 30 (25.00%) DNS
6 29 (24.17%) WLAN
7 28 (23.33%) VLAN
8 22 (18.33%) VPN
9 18 (15.00%) Wireless
10 15 (12.50%) Internet
10 15 (12.50%) SSL
11 14 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (10.00%) IP Telephony
13 11 (9.17%) Cisco Wireless
13 11 (9.17%) IPsec
13 11 (9.17%) OpenScape
13 11 (9.17%) SAN
13 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 16 (13.33%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Law
3 5 (4.17%) Retail
3 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (24.17%) Consultant
1 29 (24.17%) Network Engineer
2 28 (23.33%) Security Consultant
3 23 (19.17%) Network Consultant
3 23 (19.17%) Network Security Consultant
4 19 (15.83%) Information Security Consultant
5 15 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Security Specialist
6 13 (10.83%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Security Manager
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Security Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Senior Network Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Consultant
9 8 (6.67%) Network Security Manager
10 7 (5.83%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) CSS
2 2 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 27 (22.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 20 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (15.00%) NHS
5 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.17%) FlexPod
7 4 (3.33%) CCTV
7 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.67%) PMI
9 1 (0.83%) Blog
9 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.83%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Windows
2 7 (5.83%) Linux
3 6 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.67%) CentOS
4 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Information Security
2 34 (28.33%) Security Operations
3 30 (25.00%) ITIL
4 29 (24.17%) Service Management
5 24 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 23 (19.17%) Compliance Management
6 23 (19.17%) Performance Management
6 23 (19.17%) Portfolio Management
6 23 (19.17%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 23 (19.17%) Security Architecture
7 20 (16.67%) Project Management
8 16 (13.33%) Security Management
9 15 (12.50%) SIEM
10 14 (11.67%) Data Protection
10 14 (11.67%) Network Management
11 13 (10.83%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (10.83%) Test Strategy
12 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
13 11 (9.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.33%) Java
2 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.67%) PHP
3 2 (1.67%) SQL
4 1 (0.83%) ABAP
4 1 (0.83%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) C++
4 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (33.33%) CISSP
2 29 (24.17%) Degree
3 23 (19.17%) IISP
4 19 (15.83%) CISM
5 17 (14.17%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (12.50%) CCNP
7 10 (8.33%) CCIE
8 7 (5.83%) CISMP
9 5 (4.17%) CCNA
9 5 (4.17%) CCSA
9 5 (4.17%) CCSE
10 4 (3.33%) CCSP
10 4 (3.33%) CREST Certified
11 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.67%) CEH
12 2 (1.67%) CISA
12 2 (1.67%) MCSE
12 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 32 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) Cacti
2 4 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.33%) QRadar
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (37.50%) Cisco
2 30 (25.00%) Splunk
3 23 (19.17%) ArcSight
4 20 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 14 (11.67%) IronPort
6 11 (9.17%) Siemens
6 11 (9.17%) VMware
7 10 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.33%) Polycom
8 9 (7.50%) Citrix
8 9 (7.50%) Fortinet
8 9 (7.50%) Symantec
9 7 (5.83%) Juniper
10 6 (5.00%) F5
11 5 (4.17%) AppSense
11 5 (4.17%) HP
11 5 (4.17%) Kaspersky
11 5 (4.17%) NetApp
11 5 (4.17%) Veeam
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago