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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 134 166 147
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 61 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 0.85% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.95% 5.99% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 21 35
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +10.22%
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
557 551 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.88% 14.19% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 488 419 465
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Cheadle - 2 £42,250 - 1
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 52 (50.98%) Firewall
2 37 (36.27%) Degree
3 31 (30.39%) CISSP
4 30 (29.41%) Project Management
5 28 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (26.47%) VLAN
6 27 (26.47%) Data Centre
7 26 (25.49%) SIEM
7 26 (25.49%) ITIL
7 26 (25.49%) LAN
8 25 (24.51%) Cisco
8 25 (24.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 25 (24.51%) Intrusion Detection
8 25 (24.51%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (23.53%) Information Security
9 24 (23.53%) Splunk
10 23 (22.55%) PCI DSS
10 23 (22.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 23 (22.55%) Active Directory
10 23 (22.55%) DNS
10 23 (22.55%) DHCP
11 22 (21.57%) CheckPoint
11 22 (21.57%) Service Management
11 22 (21.57%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (21.57%) Security Operations
12 21 (20.59%) Security Operations Centre
12 21 (20.59%) IISP
12 21 (20.59%) Compliance Management
12 21 (20.59%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 21 (20.59%) Portfolio 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 21 (20.59%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.98%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 52 (50.98%) Firewall
2 27 (26.47%) VLAN
3 26 (25.49%) LAN
4 25 (24.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 23 (22.55%) DHCP
5 23 (22.55%) DNS
6 21 (20.59%) WAN
7 20 (19.61%) WLAN
8 18 (17.65%) VPN
9 16 (15.69%) TCP/IP
10 15 (14.71%) Internet
11 14 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (12.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (11.76%) IPsec
13 12 (11.76%) SSL
14 10 (9.80%) IP Telephony
14 10 (9.80%) Wireless
15 9 (8.82%) Junos
15 9 (8.82%) MPLS
16 8 (7.84%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Looker
General
1 17 (16.67%) Law
2 8 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (31.37%) Consultant
1 32 (31.37%) Security Consultant
2 24 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 21 (20.59%) Security Manager
4 17 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 17 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
5 13 (12.75%) Security Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Security Specialist
6 11 (10.78%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Information Security Consultant
6 11 (10.78%) Network Consultant
6 11 (10.78%) Network Security Consultant
6 11 (10.78%) Senior Manager
7 10 (9.80%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) IT Security Specialist
8 9 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.96%) CSS
3 2 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 21 (20.59%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (11.76%) NHS
4 11 (10.78%) Blog
4 11 (10.78%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.94%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) PMI
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Windows
2 10 (9.80%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.98%) CentOS
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) Project Management
2 26 (25.49%) ITIL
2 26 (25.49%) SIEM
3 25 (24.51%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (24.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 24 (23.53%) Information Security
5 23 (22.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 22 (21.57%) Security Operations
6 22 (21.57%) Service Management
6 22 (21.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 21 (20.59%) Compliance Management
7 21 (20.59%) Performance Management
7 21 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
7 21 (20.59%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 21 (20.59%) Security Architecture
8 17 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 15 (14.71%) Test Strategy
10 14 (13.73%) Business Development
10 14 (13.73%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (11.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.73%) Java
2 12 (11.76%) PHP
3 11 (10.78%) C#
3 11 (10.78%) C++
3 11 (10.78%) Objective-C
3 11 (10.78%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (36.27%) Degree
2 31 (30.39%) CISSP
3 21 (20.59%) IISP
4 14 (13.73%) CREST Certified
5 11 (10.78%) CHECK Team Leader
5 11 (10.78%) Cyber Scheme
5 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
5 11 (10.78%) Tigerscheme
6 8 (7.84%) CISM
7 4 (3.92%) CCSA
7 4 (3.92%) CCSE
8 3 (2.94%) CCNA
8 3 (2.94%) CCNP
8 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.96%) CCIE
9 2 (1.96%) CCSP
9 2 (1.96%) CEH
10 1 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (22.55%) PCI DSS
3 14 (13.73%) QA
4 4 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (22.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) QRadar
2 7 (6.86%) Cacti
3 2 (1.96%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.98%) Puppet
4 1 (0.98%) SCCM
4 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Cisco
2 24 (23.53%) Splunk
3 22 (21.57%) CheckPoint
4 21 (20.59%) ArcSight
5 10 (9.80%) Juniper
6 9 (8.82%) Intel Security
6 9 (8.82%) IronPort
7 8 (7.84%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (7.84%) Siemens
7 8 (7.84%) VMware
8 7 (6.86%) Polycom
9 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.92%) Citrix
10 4 (3.92%) F5
10 4 (3.92%) Symantec
11 3 (2.94%) AppSense
11 3 (2.94%) HP
11 3 (2.94%) NetApp
11 3 (2.94%) Veeam
12 2 (1.96%) Fortinet
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