The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 65 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.64% 1.07% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 5.98% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Median salary £65,000 £43,507 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.40% -22.99%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Network Security
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 117 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.35% 17.89% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 59 104 86
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) AS400
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Multicast
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) SSCP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Multicast
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) AS400
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISMP
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Qualys
2 1 (16.67%) VMware