The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 11 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.70% - 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Network Security
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.07% 4.96% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Network Security
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Network Security Salary Trend in the Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) VMware