The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Consultant
UK
Rank 770 884 858
Rank change year-on-year
+114 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 79 55 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.055% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.057% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 73
Median salary £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Security Consultant in the job title.

Network Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the UK.

Network Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England +99 67 £65,000 +13.04% 4
East of England +43 28 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedfordshire +27 22 £65,000 +18.18%
North West - 17 £57,500 -
Manchester - 17 £57,500 -
London +67 13 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Scotland - 9 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 9 £50,000 - 1
Bedford +19 8 £65,000 +18.18%
South East +50 6 £71,250 +23.91% 3
Hertfordshire - 6 £80,000 -
Berkshire +42 3 £75,000 +30.43% 1
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Southampton - 2 £65,000 - 1
Surrey +31 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Network Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Network Security Consultant in the job title.

1 167 (90.76%) Network Security
2 106 (57.61%) Cisco
3 104 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
3 104 (56.52%) Data Centre
4 102 (55.43%) Firewall
5 98 (53.26%) CheckPoint
6 94 (51.09%) CCNP
7 78 (42.39%) Splunk
8 75 (40.76%) CCSE
9 67 (36.41%) CCSA
10 62 (33.70%) Fortinet
11 61 (33.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 58 (31.52%) PCI DSS
12 58 (31.52%) CISSP
13 57 (30.98%) Information Security
14 55 (29.89%) Presales
15 50 (27.17%) Security Architecture
16 49 (26.63%) Security Monitoring
17 46 (25.00%) Security Operations
17 46 (25.00%) Degree
18 45 (24.46%) Performance Management
18 45 (24.46%) Portfolio Management
18 45 (24.46%) ArcSight
18 45 (24.46%) Vulnerability Management
18 45 (24.46%) Security Operations Centre
18 45 (24.46%) IISP
18 45 (24.46%) Compliance Management
18 45 (24.46%) Risk and Compliance Management
18 45 (24.46%) IIS
19 44 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 45 (24.46%) IIS
2 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (10.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 167 (90.76%) Network Security
2 102 (55.43%) Firewall
3 44 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
4 36 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (19.02%) LAN
6 34 (18.48%) WAN
7 28 (15.22%) BGP
8 27 (14.67%) OSPF
9 25 (13.59%) Spanning Tree
10 23 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 17 (9.24%) VPN
12 14 (7.61%) Wireless
13 12 (6.52%) Cisco Wireless
14 11 (5.98%) tcpdump
14 11 (5.98%) Wireshark
15 10 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (4.89%) MPLS
17 8 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
18 6 (3.26%) BIG-IP
18 6 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.26%) Big Data
2 1 (0.54%) DB2
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
General
1 41 (22.28%) Finance
2 38 (20.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 38 (20.65%) Retail
3 25 (13.59%) Law
4 3 (1.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 104 (56.52%) Data Centre
2 45 (24.46%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (3.26%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.26%) PKI
4 5 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.54%) iPad
7 1 (0.54%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.72%) Linux
2 5 (2.72%) Unix
3 4 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) AIX
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.98%) Information Security
2 55 (29.89%) Presales
3 50 (27.17%) Security Architecture
4 49 (26.63%) Security Monitoring
5 46 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 45 (24.46%) Compliance Management
6 45 (24.46%) Performance Management
6 45 (24.46%) Portfolio Management
6 45 (24.46%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 45 (24.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 33 (17.93%) Project Management
8 25 (13.59%) Test Strategy
9 20 (10.87%) Load Balancing
10 19 (10.33%) Network Management
11 13 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (7.07%) SIEM
12 11 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.35%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
14 7 (3.80%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.09%) C
2 1 (0.54%) Java
2 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (51.09%) CCNP
3 75 (40.76%) CCSE
4 67 (36.41%) CCSA
5 58 (31.52%) CISSP
6 46 (25.00%) Degree
7 45 (24.46%) IISP
8 37 (20.11%) CCSP
9 36 (19.57%) CCDP
10 34 (18.48%) CCIE
11 27 (14.67%) CISM
12 14 (7.61%) CCNA
13 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
14 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (3.80%) CEH
15 7 (3.80%) CompTIA Security+
15 7 (3.80%) MCSE
15 7 (3.80%) Security+ Certification
16 6 (3.26%) ISACA
16 6 (3.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (33.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (31.52%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.43%) GPG13
4 1 (0.54%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.63%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (17.93%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.26%) CSIRT
3 3 (1.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.09%) QRadar
5 1 (0.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (57.61%) Cisco
2 98 (53.26%) CheckPoint
3 78 (42.39%) Splunk
4 62 (33.70%) Fortinet
5 45 (24.46%) ArcSight
6 38 (20.65%) Palo Alto
7 34 (18.48%) F5
8 19 (10.33%) Juniper
8 19 (10.33%) Microsoft
9 12 (6.52%) LogRhythm
10 8 (4.35%) VMware
11 7 (3.80%) Citrix
12 6 (3.26%) CA
12 6 (3.26%) Huawei
12 6 (3.26%) Intel Security
13 5 (2.72%) Riverbed
14 4 (2.17%) SonicWALL
14 4 (2.17%) Sourcefire
15 3 (1.63%) Imperva
15 3 (1.63%) LogLogic
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago