The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 33 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.99% 1.95% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 15.00% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 20 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.89% 12.99% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 44
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £41,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Shropshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Telford -5 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Bridgnorth - 1 £42,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £42,500 -
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (50.00%) IOS XR
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Firmware
6 4 (33.33%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (25.00%) Network Design
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Coaching
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
8 2 (16.67%) Remedy
8 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
8 2 (16.67%) BGP
8 2 (16.67%) CCDA
8 2 (16.67%) CCDP
8 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (16.67%) IBM
8 2 (16.67%) VoIP
8 2 (16.67%) WAN
8 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (50.00%) IOS XR
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) IPv4
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Coaching
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (25.00%) Network Design
1 3 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCDA
2 2 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto