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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 149 161 169
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 46 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.24% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.26% 5.09% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 19
Median salary £47,500 £37,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +10.58%
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
557 550 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.06% 14.41% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 490 446 510
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Bolton -8 3 £26,500 -33.33% 1
Rochdale -8 1 £65,000 +109.67% 1
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 47 (49.47%) Firewall
2 34 (35.79%) Degree
3 32 (33.68%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (32.63%) ITIL
5 30 (31.58%) Project Management
5 30 (31.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 28 (29.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 27 (28.42%) CISSP
8 26 (27.37%) SIEM
9 25 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
10 24 (25.26%) Cisco
11 22 (23.16%) TCP/IP
12 20 (21.05%) Mentoring
13 19 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 19 (20.00%) QA
13 19 (20.00%) VPN
13 19 (20.00%) Java
13 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
14 18 (18.95%) Windows
14 18 (18.95%) DNS
14 18 (18.95%) DHCP
14 18 (18.95%) Information Security
14 18 (18.95%) VLAN
14 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
15 17 (17.89%) Vulnerability Management
15 17 (17.89%) Business Development
15 17 (17.89%) Ethical Hacking
15 17 (17.89%) LAN
15 17 (17.89%) PHP

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 13 (13.68%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (49.47%) Firewall
2 22 (23.16%) TCP/IP
3 19 (20.00%) VPN
4 18 (18.95%) DHCP
4 18 (18.95%) DNS
4 18 (18.95%) VLAN
5 17 (17.89%) LAN
6 15 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (14.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (14.74%) MPLS
8 13 (13.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (12.63%) IPsec
9 12 (12.63%) Junos
9 12 (12.63%) SSL
9 12 (12.63%) WLAN
10 10 (10.53%) IP Telephony
10 10 (10.53%) WAN
11 9 (9.47%) Internet
12 8 (8.42%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (8.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Looker
General
1 13 (13.68%) Law
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
3 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Consultant
1 27 (28.42%) Security Consultant
2 24 (25.26%) Network Engineer
3 21 (22.11%) Security Manager
4 16 (16.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
5 15 (15.79%) Senior Security Consultant
6 13 (13.68%) Security Specialist
7 12 (12.63%) Senior Manager
8 11 (11.58%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (11.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (11.58%) Security Engineer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (9.47%) Cybersecurity Specialist
10 9 (9.47%) IT Security Specialist
11 8 (8.42%) Network Security Engineer
12 5 (5.26%) Network Manager
13 4 (4.21%) Operations Manager
13 4 (4.21%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) .NET
2 8 (8.42%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.11%) CSS
3 2 (2.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.84%) Blog
3 13 (13.68%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (9.47%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.16%) NHS
5 3 (3.16%) PMI
6 2 (2.11%) iPad
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) CESG
7 1 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.05%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
2 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) CentOS
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Penetration Testing
2 31 (32.63%) ITIL
3 30 (31.58%) Project Management
3 30 (31.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 28 (29.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 26 (27.37%) SIEM
6 20 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 18 (18.95%) Information Security
8 17 (17.89%) Business Development
8 17 (17.89%) Ethical Hacking
8 17 (17.89%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (15.79%) Service Management
10 14 (14.74%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (14.74%) Security Architecture
10 14 (14.74%) Security Operations
11 13 (13.68%) Compliance Management
11 13 (13.68%) Performance Management
11 13 (13.68%) Portfolio Management
11 13 (13.68%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 12 (12.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) Java
2 17 (17.89%) PHP
3 16 (16.84%) C#
3 16 (16.84%) C++
3 16 (16.84%) Objective-C
3 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (35.79%) Degree
2 27 (28.42%) CISSP
3 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
4 17 (17.89%) CREST Certified
5 16 (16.84%) CHECK Team Leader
6 13 (13.68%) IISP
7 12 (12.63%) Cyber Scheme
7 12 (12.63%) Tigerscheme
8 7 (7.37%) CCNP
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (6.32%) CCNA
10 5 (5.26%) CISM
11 4 (4.21%) CCSA
11 4 (4.21%) CCSE
11 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.16%) CCSP
12 3 (3.16%) CEH
12 3 (3.16%) MCSE
12 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (20.00%) QA
3 16 (16.84%) PCI DSS
4 6 (6.32%) SLA
5 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) QRadar
2 7 (7.37%) Cacti
3 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.11%) Nessus
4 1 (1.05%) Nmap
4 1 (1.05%) Proventia
4 1 (1.05%) Puppet
4 1 (1.05%) SCCM
4 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
2 24 (25.26%) Cisco
3 15 (15.79%) Juniper
4 14 (14.74%) Splunk
5 13 (13.68%) ArcSight
5 13 (13.68%) Intel Security
6 8 (8.42%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (8.42%) IronPort
6 8 (8.42%) Siemens
7 7 (7.37%) Polycom
8 6 (6.32%) VMware
9 4 (4.21%) F5
10 3 (3.16%) Citrix
10 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.16%) Sophos
11 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.11%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.11%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.11%) ScanSafe
11 2 (2.11%) Symantec
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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