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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Consultant
Rank 415 413 414
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 27 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.042% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.045% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 10
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £38,875 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.04% -29.31%
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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +7 16 £50,000 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £52,500 -
Kent - 4 £52,500 -
Network Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (100.00%) Network Security
2 37 (82.22%) Firewall
3 32 (71.11%) Cisco
4 31 (68.89%) CheckPoint
5 21 (46.67%) VPN
6 20 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 20 (44.44%) MPLS
6 20 (44.44%) F5
7 19 (42.22%) OSPF
7 19 (42.22%) BGP
8 18 (40.00%) Juniper
9 17 (37.78%) SNMP
10 16 (35.56%) EIGRP
11 15 (33.33%) TACACS
11 15 (33.33%) IPsec
11 15 (33.33%) SSL
11 15 (33.33%) VoIP
12 14 (31.11%) DHCP
12 14 (31.11%) DNS
12 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (31.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (31.11%) VLAN
13 13 (28.89%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (28.89%) Blue Coat
13 13 (28.89%) HSRP
13 13 (28.89%) NetScaler
13 13 (28.89%) Kalman Filter
13 13 (28.89%) IPv6
13 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (28.89%) POP3

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (100.00%) Network Security
2 37 (82.22%) Firewall
3 21 (46.67%) VPN
4 20 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 20 (44.44%) MPLS
5 19 (42.22%) OSPF
5 19 (42.22%) BGP
6 17 (37.78%) SNMP
7 16 (35.56%) EIGRP
8 15 (33.33%) SSL
8 15 (33.33%) TACACS
8 15 (33.33%) IPsec
8 15 (33.33%) VoIP
9 14 (31.11%) DHCP
9 14 (31.11%) DNS
9 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (31.11%) VLAN
9 14 (31.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (28.89%) HSRP
10 13 (28.89%) Cisco IOS
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) SecurID
2 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (15.56%) Information Security
3 6 (13.33%) Network Design
4 5 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (8.89%) Cyber Security
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.22%) SIEM
8 1 (2.22%) Low Latency
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (24.44%) CCNP
3 7 (15.56%) CCNA
4 6 (13.33%) CCIE
4 6 (13.33%) CCSE
4 6 (13.33%) CISSP
4 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) CCSA
5 3 (6.67%) CISM
5 3 (6.67%) CCDA
5 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) GIAC
6 2 (4.44%) GPEN
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.44%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.11%) GPG13
2 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Snort
1 5 (11.11%) Squid
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Cisco
2 31 (68.89%) CheckPoint
3 20 (44.44%) F5
4 18 (40.00%) Juniper
5 13 (28.89%) Blue Coat
6 7 (15.56%) Sourcefire
6 7 (15.56%) Websense
7 5 (11.11%) VMware
8 3 (6.67%) Nokia
9 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.44%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (2.22%) Aruba
10 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.22%) McAfee