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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 126 166 144
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -22
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 46 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.40% 0.60% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.68% 4.18% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 31
Average salary £41,250 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.24% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,415 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
530 550 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.14% 14.41% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 432 436 491
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +7 6 £42,500 +93.18%
Wigan - 1 £42,500 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 55 (50.93%) Cisco
2 45 (41.67%) Degree
3 43 (39.81%) Firewall
4 40 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 27 (25.00%) WAN
7 25 (23.15%) ITIL
7 25 (23.15%) CCNP
7 25 (23.15%) CCNA
8 24 (22.22%) VMware
8 24 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (21.30%) LAN
10 21 (19.44%) NetApp
11 19 (17.59%) Telecoms
11 19 (17.59%) DNS
11 19 (17.59%) Windows
12 18 (16.67%) VPN
12 18 (16.67%) DHCP
13 17 (15.74%) User Experience
13 17 (15.74%) Algorithms
14 16 (14.81%) Change Management
14 16 (14.81%) Active Directory
15 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
16 14 (12.96%) Juniper
16 14 (12.96%) CISSP
16 14 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (39.81%) Firewall
2 27 (25.00%) WAN
3 24 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (21.30%) LAN
5 19 (17.59%) DNS
6 18 (16.67%) VPN
6 18 (16.67%) DHCP
7 14 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (11.11%) SSL
9 11 (10.19%) VoIP
10 8 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (6.48%) VLAN
12 6 (5.56%) BGP
13 5 (4.63%) Internet
14 4 (3.70%) Wireless
15 3 (2.78%) NX-OS
15 3 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (2.78%) IPsec
15 3 (2.78%) OSPF
16 2 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Selenium
1 6 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 19 (17.59%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 19 (17.59%) Network Security Engineer
3 19 (17.59%) Security Engineer
4 17 (15.74%) Software Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Developer
5 15 (13.89%) Network Consultant
5 15 (13.89%) Consultant
6 9 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.63%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
11 3 (2.78%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) User Experience
1 17 (15.74%) Algorithms
2 12 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.26%) FlexPod
4 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.78%) PKI
6 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.93%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.59%) Windows
2 11 (10.19%) Solaris
3 10 (9.26%) Linux
4 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.56%) Android
5 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.63%) UNIX
7 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) ITIL
2 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.81%) Change Management
4 14 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering
4 14 (12.96%) Problem Management
5 13 (12.04%) Incident Management
6 12 (11.11%) Network Design
7 11 (10.19%) Cash Management
7 11 (10.19%) Project Management
8 10 (9.26%) Migration
8 10 (9.26%) Line Management
9 9 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.48%) Information Security
11 6 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 6 (5.56%) Scrum
11 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.56%) Manual Testing
11 6 (5.56%) User Stories
11 6 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.48%) PHP
2 6 (5.56%) C
2 6 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (41.67%) Degree
2 40 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (23.15%) CCNP
3 25 (23.15%) CCNA
4 14 (12.96%) CISSP
5 13 (12.04%) CCIE
6 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (9.26%) MCTS
6 10 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (5.56%) NCDA
8 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.78%) VCAP
9 3 (2.78%) NCIE
9 3 (2.78%) MCP
10 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.85%) CCSE
10 2 (1.85%) CCENT
11 1 (0.93%) MCITP
11 1 (0.93%) CCSA
11 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.70%) Docker
4 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Puppet
2 3 (2.78%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (50.93%) Cisco
2 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 24 (22.22%) VMware
4 21 (19.44%) NetApp
5 14 (12.96%) Juniper
6 13 (12.04%) Oracle
7 12 (11.11%) HP
8 9 (8.33%) CA
9 7 (6.48%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.48%) Citrix
10 6 (5.56%) Symantec
10 6 (5.56%) Veeam
10 6 (5.56%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.78%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.78%) TOWER Software
11 3 (2.78%) McAfee
12 2 (1.85%) Lumension
12 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.93%) Meraki
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago