The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 24 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.08% 2.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 13.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £33,500 £51,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Network Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 61 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.54% 21.11% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 87
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Network Security
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Middlesex

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Trustwave
2 4 (44.44%) LogRhythm
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
2 4 (44.44%) Splunk
2 4 (44.44%) ArcSight
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) GCIH
2 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 4 (44.44%) QRadar
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) OVSD
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (22.22%) iSeries
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) IPv4
4 1 (11.11%) Junos
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) IT Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Principal Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Principal Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) iSeries
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) GCIH
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) QRadar
2 2 (22.22%) OpenView
2 2 (22.22%) OVSD
2 2 (22.22%) Unicenter
3 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (44.44%) ArcSight
2 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
2 4 (44.44%) LogRhythm
2 4 (44.44%) Splunk
2 4 (44.44%) Trustwave
3 2 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed