The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 159 201 150
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -51
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 315 334 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.95% 1.53% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.72% 7.86% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 230 231 334
Median salary £54,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.93% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3612 4250 4976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.36% 19.51% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2892 3518 3727
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 South East

Network Security
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Salary Trend in the South East

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +40 115 £57,500 +4.54% 9
Surrey +48 73 £54,000 +20.00% 5
Hampshire -30 35 £50,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +23 23 £43,750 -30.00% 2
Kent +21 20 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 20 £60,000 +4.34% 1
East Sussex +34 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Middlesex +11 7 £50,000 -23.07%
West Sussex +28 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Sussex - 1 £59,000 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 418 (61.29%) Firewall
2 331 (48.53%) Cisco
3 246 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
4 233 (34.16%) Windows
5 190 (27.86%) CheckPoint
6 182 (26.69%) DNS
7 181 (26.54%) CCNP
8 177 (25.95%) Juniper
9 164 (24.05%) Linux
10 152 (22.29%) LAN
11 150 (21.99%) WAN
12 138 (20.23%) CCNA
13 135 (19.79%) TCP/IP
13 135 (19.79%) Palo Alto
14 134 (19.65%) VPN
15 125 (18.33%) F5
16 121 (17.74%) Information Security
17 119 (17.45%) MPLS
18 113 (16.57%) Wireless
19 111 (16.28%) Security Cleared
20 107 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
21 103 (15.10%) Microsoft
22 102 (14.96%) CISSP
23 97 (14.22%) Active Directory
24 91 (13.34%) ITIL
25 90 (13.20%) Data Centre
26 86 (12.61%) Network Design
27 84 (12.32%) Degree
28 83 (12.17%) Telecoms
29 80 (11.73%) SC Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (4.25%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.79%) IIS
3 12 (1.76%) Apache
3 12 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.32%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.03%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.73%) SAS
7 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.44%) CMS
8 3 (0.44%) nginx
9 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.05%) MS Office
3 5 (0.73%) AutoCAD
3 5 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.67%) SaaS
3 13 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.76%) Office 365
5 5 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.59%) PaaS
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.44%) IaaS
7 3 (0.44%) Route 53
7 3 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 418 (61.29%) Firewall
2 182 (26.69%) DNS
3 152 (22.29%) LAN
4 150 (21.99%) WAN
5 135 (19.79%) TCP/IP
6 134 (19.65%) VPN
7 119 (17.45%) MPLS
8 113 (16.57%) Wireless
9 107 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
10 69 (10.12%) DHCP
10 69 (10.12%) OSPF
11 68 (9.97%) BGP
12 60 (8.80%) IPsec
13 43 (6.30%) ADSL
13 43 (6.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 43 (6.30%) Internet
14 41 (6.01%) VLAN
15 40 (5.87%) HTTP
15 40 (5.87%) VoIP
16 38 (5.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.47%) InfluxDB
4 10 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.17%) MySQL
6 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.73%) DB2
7 5 (0.73%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.59%) Big Data
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.15%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.73%) Android Studio
3 4 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.59%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.44%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.44%) Subversion
4 3 (0.44%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.15%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (12.17%) Telecoms
2 52 (7.62%) Finance
3 29 (4.25%) Games
4 11 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 10 (1.47%) Marketing
6 7 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.73%) Legal
9 4 (0.59%) Back Office
9 4 (0.59%) Banking
9 4 (0.59%) Electronics
9 4 (0.59%) Military
10 3 (0.44%) Billing
10 3 (0.44%) Retail
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (34.31%) Network Engineer
2 169 (24.78%) Security Engineer
3 101 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 91 (13.34%) Analyst
5 78 (11.44%) Support Engineer
6 69 (10.12%) Security Analyst
7 56 (8.21%) Architect
8 50 (7.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 50 (7.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 50 (7.33%) Consultant
9 46 (6.74%) Firewall Engineer
10 41 (6.01%) NOC Engineer
11 39 (5.72%) IT Engineer
11 39 (5.72%) Senior Network Engineer
12 37 (5.43%) Network Support
12 37 (5.43%) Security Consultant
13 35 (5.13%) Juniper Engineer
14 34 (4.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 32 (4.69%) IT Security Engineer
16 31 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.11%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.61%) Web Services
3 9 (1.32%) .NET
4 6 (0.88%) iBATIS
4 6 (0.88%) J2EE
4 6 (0.88%) Spring
5 5 (0.73%) OAuth2
5 5 (0.73%) OpenID
5 5 (0.73%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (0.73%) SAML
6 4 (0.59%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.44%) LAMP
7 3 (0.44%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (0.44%) ODBC
8 2 (0.29%) HTML
8 2 (0.29%) Middleware
8 2 (0.29%) RESTful
9 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.15%) REST
9 1 (0.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 90 (13.20%) Data Centre
2 76 (11.14%) Management Information System
3 65 (9.53%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.40%) PKI
6 17 (2.49%) CESG
7 16 (2.35%) iPad
7 16 (2.35%) Statistics
8 15 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
9 14 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 14 (2.05%) Security Operations Centre
10 13 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.47%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.32%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.03%) Cybercrime
13 7 (1.03%) e-Health
14 6 (0.88%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.88%) Cryptography
14 6 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 233 (34.16%) Windows
2 164 (24.05%) Linux
3 48 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 46 (6.74%) Unix
5 31 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (3.08%) Solaris
8 15 (2.20%) CentOS
9 13 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (1.76%) Windows 7
11 11 (1.61%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.32%) Ubuntu
13 9 (1.32%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.88%) Android
15 5 (0.73%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.73%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (17.74%) Information Security
2 91 (13.34%) ITIL
3 86 (12.61%) Network Design
4 69 (10.12%) Presales
5 60 (8.80%) SIEM
6 54 (7.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 51 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
7 51 (7.48%) Risk Management
8 42 (6.16%) Network Management
9 41 (6.01%) Network Monitoring
10 39 (5.72%) Security Architecture
11 37 (5.43%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (5.43%) Load Balancing
12 32 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
13 30 (4.40%) Vulnerability Management
14 29 (4.25%) Business Continuity
15 28 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
15 28 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
16 27 (3.96%) Network Architecture
17 26 (3.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (5.43%) C
2 21 (3.08%) Java
2 21 (3.08%) Python
3 15 (2.20%) SQL
4 11 (1.61%) C++
5 9 (1.32%) Ruby
6 8 (1.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.03%) Perl
8 5 (0.73%) C#
9 4 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.59%) PHP
10 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 246 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
2 181 (26.54%) CCNP
3 138 (20.23%) CCNA
4 111 (16.28%) Security Cleared
5 102 (14.96%) CISSP
6 84 (12.32%) Degree
7 80 (11.73%) SC Cleared
8 62 (9.09%) CCIE
9 50 (7.33%) CEH
10 33 (4.84%) CISA
11 27 (3.96%) CISM
12 26 (3.81%) CCSE
13 21 (3.08%) CCSP
13 21 (3.08%) DV Cleared
14 19 (2.79%) CCIP
14 19 (2.79%) CompTIA Security+
14 19 (2.79%) Security+ Certification
15 17 (2.49%) JNCIP
16 16 (2.35%) GSEC
17 15 (2.20%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (6.30%) SLA
3 17 (2.49%) FISMA
3 17 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.32%) HIPAA
4 9 (1.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (0.59%) RMADS
6 3 (0.44%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.29%) QA
8 1 (0.15%) COBIT
8 1 (0.15%) COSO
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (14.22%) Active Directory
2 54 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.49%) ProxySG
4 16 (2.35%) Firmware
5 15 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.20%) Snort
5 15 (2.20%) vSphere
6 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.59%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.44%) Docker
10 1 (0.15%) iptables
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (8.36%) Nessus
2 42 (6.16%) SCCM
3 27 (3.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 23 (3.37%) FortiGate
5 18 (2.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (1.47%) AirWatch
6 10 (1.47%) SCOM
7 9 (1.32%) Tivoli
8 8 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
9 7 (1.03%) Ansible
9 7 (1.03%) Puppet
10 6 (0.88%) Nagios
11 5 (0.73%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.73%) QRadar
12 4 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.59%) Salt
13 3 (0.44%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.44%) TrustSec
14 2 (0.29%) Grafana
Vendors
1 331 (48.53%) Cisco
2 190 (27.86%) CheckPoint
3 177 (25.95%) Juniper
4 135 (19.79%) Palo Alto
5 125 (18.33%) F5
6 103 (15.10%) Microsoft
7 66 (9.68%) VMware
8 53 (7.77%) Fortinet
9 49 (7.18%) Blue Coat
10 37 (5.43%) HP
11 30 (4.40%) LogRhythm
12 29 (4.25%) Intel Security
13 27 (3.96%) Symantec
14 21 (3.08%) Citrix
14 21 (3.08%) Mitel
15 20 (2.93%) SolarWinds
16 17 (2.49%) Red Hat
17 16 (2.35%) EMC
17 16 (2.35%) Intel
18 14 (2.05%) IBM
Dorking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £5K shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, life insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Brighton
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Nice Systems Uk Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago