The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 56 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.43% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 3.57% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -35.34%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,202
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.21%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 56 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.11% 11.31% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 36 92
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,800 £57,500
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 Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Network Security
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Merseyside region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Merseyside

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Network Security
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 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
Liverpool -1 7 £43,500 - 8
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (46.67%) F5
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Nagios
6 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) CISSP
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) CISM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) 4G
6 1 (6.67%) 802.11
6 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 27 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours, work from home
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago