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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 139 157 172
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 44 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 1.00% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.10% 6.98% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 13
Median salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £29,375 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +8.68%
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
543 516 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.04% 14.37% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 474 433 490
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -14 2 £26,500 -37.64% 2
Rochdale - 2 £65,000 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 44 (44.44%) Firewall
2 36 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (34.34%) Degree
3 34 (34.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 32 (32.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 31 (31.31%) Project Management
6 29 (29.29%) Windows
6 29 (29.29%) CheckPoint
7 28 (28.28%) Cisco
8 27 (27.27%) ITIL
8 27 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 27 (27.27%) SIEM
9 26 (26.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 25 (25.25%) CISSP
11 24 (24.24%) Information Security
12 23 (23.23%) Mentoring
13 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
14 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
14 21 (21.21%) Active Directory
15 20 (20.20%) DNS
15 20 (20.20%) DHCP
15 20 (20.20%) LAN
15 20 (20.20%) VLAN
15 20 (20.20%) QA
15 20 (20.20%) Windows Server
16 19 (19.19%) Java
17 18 (18.18%) .NET
17 18 (18.18%) PHP
17 18 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
17 18 (18.18%) Blog

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 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.44%) Firewall
2 27 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 20 (20.20%) DHCP
3 20 (20.20%) DNS
3 20 (20.20%) LAN
3 20 (20.20%) VLAN
4 17 (17.17%) VPN
5 16 (16.16%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (16.16%) MPLS
6 13 (13.13%) Junos
6 13 (13.13%) WAN
7 11 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (10.10%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (10.10%) IPsec
8 10 (10.10%) Wireless
9 8 (8.08%) IP Telephony
9 8 (8.08%) SSL
10 7 (7.07%) Internet
10 7 (7.07%) WLAN
11 6 (6.06%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Looker
General
1 14 (14.14%) Law
2 11 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Consultant
1 25 (25.25%) Security Consultant
2 20 (20.20%) Network Engineer
3 19 (19.19%) Security Manager
4 14 (14.14%) Security Specialist
5 13 (13.13%) Senior Consultant
5 13 (13.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Senior Security Consultant
6 12 (12.12%) Senior Manager
7 11 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 9 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
8 9 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) IT Security Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Security Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Security Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.18%) .NET
2 6 (6.06%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) CSS
4 1 (1.01%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 18 (18.18%) Blog
3 11 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.03%) iPad
5 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.01%) CESG
7 1 (1.01%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.05%) Unix
4 4 (4.04%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.03%) Android
5 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (1.01%) CentOS
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
2 34 (34.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 32 (32.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 31 (31.31%) Project Management
5 27 (27.27%) ITIL
5 27 (27.27%) SIEM
6 24 (24.24%) Information Security
7 23 (23.23%) Mentoring
8 18 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
9 17 (17.17%) Business Development
10 16 (16.16%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (15.15%) Security Architecture
12 14 (14.14%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (13.13%) Change Management
13 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
14 11 (11.11%) Performance Management
14 11 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
14 11 (11.11%) Security Operations
14 11 (11.11%) Test Strategy
15 10 (10.10%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) Java
2 18 (18.18%) PHP
3 17 (17.17%) C#
3 17 (17.17%) C++
3 17 (17.17%) Objective-C
3 17 (17.17%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.04%) C
5 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (34.34%) Degree
2 25 (25.25%) CISSP
3 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 18 (18.18%) CHECK Team Leader
4 18 (18.18%) CREST Certified
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (12.12%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (12.12%) Tigerscheme
6 11 (11.11%) CCNA
6 11 (11.11%) IISP
7 7 (7.07%) CCNP
8 6 (6.06%) CISM
8 6 (6.06%) MCSE
8 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.04%) CCSA
9 4 (4.04%) CCSE
9 4 (4.04%) MCTS
9 4 (4.04%) NCDA
9 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (20.20%) QA
3 16 (16.16%) PCI DSS
4 6 (6.06%) SLA
5 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) QRadar
2 5 (5.05%) Cacti
3 2 (2.02%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.02%) Nessus
4 1 (1.01%) Nmap
4 1 (1.01%) Proventia
4 1 (1.01%) SCCM
4 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (29.29%) CheckPoint
2 28 (28.28%) Cisco
3 16 (16.16%) Juniper
4 14 (14.14%) Intel Security
5 13 (13.13%) Splunk
6 11 (11.11%) ArcSight
7 10 (10.10%) VMware
8 7 (7.07%) Citrix
8 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (6.06%) IronPort
9 6 (6.06%) Siemens
9 6 (6.06%) Symantec
10 5 (5.05%) Polycom
11 4 (4.04%) F5
11 4 (4.04%) HP
11 4 (4.04%) NetApp
11 4 (4.04%) Veeam
12 3 (3.03%) Sophos
13 2 (2.02%) MobileIron
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