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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Consultant
Rank 841 873 938
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 76 78 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.073% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.076% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 54
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Top 30 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 31 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
England +24 72 £60,000 +9.09% 6
London +28 39 £72,500 +34.25% 1
South East +10 13 £70,000 +27.27%
East of England +18 12 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Canary Wharf - 11 £72,500 -
Bedfordshire +4 9 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Bedford +5 7 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Berkshire +6 6 £70,000 +12.00%
Reading +9 4 £70,000 +7.69%
City of London +44 3 £72,500 +42.85%
Hertfordshire +14 3 £60,000 +26.31%
East Midlands - 3 £53,750 -
Buckinghamshire +22 2 £62,500 +21.95%
Welwyn Garden City +8 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Yorkshire +8 2 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Warwickshire -7 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands -9 2 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £53,750 -
Warwick - 2 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £53,750 -
Milton Keynes +25 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Watford +8 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Slough +5 1 - -
Oxford -1 1 £47,500 -2.56%
Oxfordshire -9 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Leicestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Leicester - 1 £55,000 -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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.

1 121 (87.05%) Cisco
2 112 (80.58%) Network Security
3 88 (63.31%) Firewall
3 88 (63.31%) CheckPoint
4 85 (61.15%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (58.99%) Presales
6 70 (50.36%) F5
7 66 (47.48%) Cisco ASA
8 58 (41.73%) Palo Alto
9 54 (38.85%) Juniper
9 54 (38.85%) CCNP
10 45 (32.37%) Load Balancing
11 44 (31.65%) VPN
12 43 (30.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 40 (28.78%) Blue Coat
14 39 (28.06%) WAN
15 37 (26.62%) Microsoft
16 36 (25.90%) ArcSight
16 36 (25.90%) Data Centre
17 34 (24.46%) CCIE
18 33 (23.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 32 (23.02%) LAN
20 31 (22.30%) MS Visio
20 31 (22.30%) Qualys
20 31 (22.30%) Riverbed
21 28 (20.14%) Cyber-Ark
21 28 (20.14%) TCP/IP
22 26 (18.71%) OSPF
22 26 (18.71%) BGP
22 26 (18.71%) CCDP

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 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (22.30%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.35%) MS Office
3 8 (5.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 112 (80.58%) Network Security
2 88 (63.31%) Firewall
3 66 (47.48%) Cisco ASA
4 44 (31.65%) VPN
5 43 (30.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (28.06%) WAN
7 33 (23.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 32 (23.02%) LAN
9 28 (20.14%) TCP/IP
10 26 (18.71%) BGP
10 26 (18.71%) OSPF
11 22 (15.83%) SAN
11 22 (15.83%) Spanning Tree
11 22 (15.83%) Wireless
12 19 (13.67%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (12.95%) FCoE
13 18 (12.95%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (12.95%) tcpdump
13 18 (12.95%) Wireshark
14 15 (10.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.16%) Big Data
1 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.44%) MySQL
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.72%) DB2
3 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (5.04%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Billing
3 3 (2.16%) Marketing
3 3 (2.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Electronics
4 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.72%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Data Centre
2 22 (15.83%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.16%) Clustering
4 3 (2.16%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.44%) BYOD
5 2 (1.44%) Social Media
6 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.72%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.95%) Linux
2 5 (3.60%) Windows
3 3 (2.16%) Unix
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Solaris
4 1 (0.72%) SUSE
4 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.99%) Presales
2 45 (32.37%) Load Balancing
3 26 (18.71%) Network Management
3 26 (18.71%) SIEM
4 25 (17.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (15.83%) Service Delivery
5 22 (15.83%) Threat Analysis
6 13 (9.35%) Performance Analysis
7 12 (8.63%) ITIL
7 12 (8.63%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.19%) WAN Optimisation
9 9 (6.47%) B2B
10 8 (5.76%) Migration
11 5 (3.60%) Business Development
11 5 (3.60%) Information Security
11 5 (3.60%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.60%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (2.16%) Business Continuity
12 3 (2.16%) High Availability
12 3 (2.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.35%) Bash Shell
2 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) C
3 1 (0.72%) Python
3 1 (0.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (61.15%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (38.85%) CCNP
3 34 (24.46%) CCIE
4 26 (18.71%) CCDP
5 25 (17.99%) Degree
6 19 (13.67%) CCSE
7 18 (12.95%) CCSA
8 15 (10.79%) CCNA
9 8 (5.76%) CCSP
10 6 (4.32%) CISSP
10 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.16%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.44%) CISA
12 2 (1.44%) CISM
12 2 (1.44%) GIAC
12 2 (1.44%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.44%) HP MASE
12 2 (1.44%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.72%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.51%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) SELinux
2 7 (5.04%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.16%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.72%) QRadar
4 1 (0.72%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 121 (87.05%) Cisco
2 88 (63.31%) CheckPoint
3 70 (50.36%) F5
4 58 (41.73%) Palo Alto
5 54 (38.85%) Juniper
6 40 (28.78%) Blue Coat
7 37 (26.62%) Microsoft
8 36 (25.90%) ArcSight
9 31 (22.30%) Qualys
9 31 (22.30%) Riverbed
10 28 (20.14%) Cyber-Ark
11 23 (16.55%) VMware
12 22 (15.83%) AlgoSec
12 22 (15.83%) HP
13 21 (15.11%) Fortinet
14 17 (12.23%) Meraki
15 14 (10.07%) Sourcefire
16 13 (9.35%) Aruba
17 11 (7.91%) SolarWinds
18 7 (5.04%) Splunk
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago