The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Consultant
Rank 414 404 438
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 24 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.11% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 5
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
Network Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Network Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Berkshire +4 6 £52,500 -25.00%
Hampshire -20 1 £37,500 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Network Security Consultant
England

Network Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Security Consultant in their job title.

1 48 (97.96%) Network Security
2 30 (61.22%) Cisco
3 29 (59.18%) Firewall
4 28 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 23 (46.94%) Juniper
6 17 (34.69%) CCNP
6 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (28.57%) ITIL
7 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 14 (28.57%) CCIE
7 14 (28.57%) CCSE
8 13 (26.53%) VPN
8 13 (26.53%) MPLS
9 12 (24.49%) F5
10 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
10 10 (20.41%) OSPF
10 10 (20.41%) BGP
11 9 (18.37%) HP
11 9 (18.37%) Wireless
11 9 (18.37%) IPsec
11 9 (18.37%) JNCIP
11 9 (18.37%) JNCIE
11 9 (18.37%) Brocade
11 9 (18.37%) HP ASE
11 9 (18.37%) HP MASE
11 9 (18.37%) Network Management
11 9 (18.37%) ITIL V3
12 8 (16.33%) SNMP
12 8 (16.33%) SSL
12 8 (16.33%) CISSP

Network Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 48 (97.96%) Network Security
2 29 (59.18%) Firewall
3 13 (26.53%) VPN
3 13 (26.53%) MPLS
4 10 (20.41%) OSPF
4 10 (20.41%) BGP
4 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
5 9 (18.37%) Wireless
5 9 (18.37%) IPsec
6 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (16.33%) SSL
6 8 (16.33%) EIGRP
6 8 (16.33%) SNMP
7 7 (14.29%) TACACS
8 6 (12.24%) VoIP
9 5 (10.20%) WLAN
9 5 (10.20%) WAN
9 5 (10.20%) POP3
9 5 (10.20%) SMTP
9 5 (10.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
1 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 9 (18.37%) Network Management
2 9 (18.37%) ITIL V3
3 8 (16.33%) Security Architecture
3 8 (16.33%) Information Security
4 7 (14.29%) Network Design
5 6 (12.24%) SIEM
6 5 (10.20%) Change Control
6 5 (10.20%) Network Architecture
6 5 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) CCNP
1 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.57%) CCIE
2 14 (28.57%) CCSE
3 9 (18.37%) HP ASE
3 9 (18.37%) HP MASE
3 9 (18.37%) JNCIP
3 9 (18.37%) JNCIE
4 8 (16.33%) CISSP
5 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.16%) CCNA
7 3 (6.12%) CCDA
7 3 (6.12%) CCSA
7 3 (6.12%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.08%) CCDP
8 2 (4.08%) MCSE
8 2 (4.08%) MCDBA
8 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
3 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.08%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Snort
2 2 (4.08%) Squid
3 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Cisco
2 28 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 23 (46.94%) Juniper
4 12 (24.49%) F5
5 9 (18.37%) Brocade
5 9 (18.37%) HP
6 8 (16.33%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.12%) Websense
8 3 (6.12%) VMware
9 1 (2.04%) McAfee
9 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL