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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Consultant
Rank 833 888 908
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 77 82 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.076% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.079% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 54
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +33.33%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Top 25 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 30 August 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 +18 62 £52,500 -19.23% 2
London +32 25 £52,500 -19.23% 2
South East +25 17 £50,000 -6.10%
Edinburgh - 14 £65,000 -
Scotland - 14 £65,000 -
East of England +22 6 £55,000 +17.02%
Middlesex - 6 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £46,500 -7.00%
Manchester - 5 £65,000 -
North West - 5 £65,000 -
Hampshire -2 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands -15 3 £51,000 -27.14%
City of London +58 2 £80,000 +48.83%
Berkshire +2 2 £58,250 -2.91%
Coventry - 2 £51,000 -
Midlands - 2 £75,000 -
Reading - 2 £58,250 -
Milton Keynes +18 1 £46,500 -7.00%
Yorkshire +18 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 133 (86.93%) Network Security
2 106 (69.28%) Cisco
3 88 (57.52%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (54.25%) Firewall
5 80 (52.29%) CheckPoint
6 71 (46.41%) Presales
7 58 (37.91%) Cisco ASA
8 55 (35.95%) CCNP
9 54 (35.29%) F5
10 50 (32.68%) Palo Alto
11 49 (32.03%) Data Centre
12 48 (31.37%) ArcSight
13 40 (26.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 39 (25.49%) Degree
15 38 (24.84%) Juniper
16 35 (22.88%) CISSP
16 35 (22.88%) Splunk
17 32 (20.92%) PCI DSS
17 32 (20.92%) VPN
17 32 (20.92%) CCIE
17 32 (20.92%) CCSE
18 31 (20.26%) Fortinet
18 31 (20.26%) Cisco Nexus
19 29 (18.95%) SIEM
20 27 (17.65%) LAN
21 25 (16.34%) Qualys
21 25 (16.34%) Riverbed
22 24 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 24 (15.69%) CCSP
22 24 (15.69%) Microsoft

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 22 (14.38%) IIS
2 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 13 (8.50%) MS Office
3 8 (5.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 133 (86.93%) Network Security
2 83 (54.25%) Firewall
3 58 (37.91%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (20.92%) VPN
5 31 (20.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (17.65%) LAN
7 24 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 23 (15.03%) Wireless
9 22 (14.38%) WAN
10 19 (12.42%) TCP/IP
11 11 (7.19%) BGP
12 10 (6.54%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (6.54%) Cisco Wireless
12 10 (6.54%) OSPF
13 9 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
14 7 (4.58%) BIG-IP
14 7 (4.58%) Cisco ISE
14 7 (4.58%) tcpdump
14 7 (4.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.61%) Big Data
2 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (9.15%) Finance
1 14 (9.15%) Law
2 12 (7.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (7.84%) Retail
3 4 (2.61%) Billing
4 2 (1.31%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.31%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.31%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.65%) REST
2 1 (0.65%) SOAP
2 1 (0.65%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (32.03%) Data Centre
2 22 (14.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (9.80%) RSA SecurID
4 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.31%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.65%) BYOD
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) Physics
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.27%) Linux
1 5 (3.27%) Windows
2 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) AIX
3 1 (0.65%) CentOS
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) SUSE
3 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.65%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.41%) Presales
2 29 (18.95%) SIEM
3 23 (15.03%) Security Architecture
3 23 (15.03%) Vulnerability Management
4 22 (14.38%) Compliance Management
4 22 (14.38%) Performance Management
4 22 (14.38%) Portfolio Management
4 22 (14.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 22 (14.38%) Security Operations
5 20 (13.07%) Information Security
5 20 (13.07%) Project Management
6 16 (10.46%) Load Balancing
7 15 (9.80%) Network Management
7 15 (9.80%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.80%) Threat Analysis
8 14 (9.15%) Test Strategy
9 10 (6.54%) B2B
9 10 (6.54%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.31%) Python
2 2 (1.31%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (57.52%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (35.95%) CCNP
3 39 (25.49%) Degree
4 35 (22.88%) CISSP
5 32 (20.92%) CCIE
5 32 (20.92%) CCSE
6 24 (15.69%) CCSP
7 22 (14.38%) IISP
8 21 (13.73%) CCNA
9 20 (13.07%) CCDP
10 19 (12.42%) CCSA
11 13 (8.50%) Security Cleared
12 10 (6.54%) SC Cleared
13 9 (5.88%) CISM
14 3 (1.96%) CEH
15 2 (1.31%) CCDE
15 2 (1.31%) CompTIA Security+
15 2 (1.31%) GIAC
15 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (1.31%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (26.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (20.92%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.58%) GPG13
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.84%) FortiGate
2 10 (6.54%) QRadar
3 5 (3.27%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.65%) SCOM
6 1 (0.65%) SELinux
Vendors
1 106 (69.28%) Cisco
2 80 (52.29%) CheckPoint
3 54 (35.29%) F5
4 50 (32.68%) Palo Alto
5 48 (31.37%) ArcSight
6 38 (24.84%) Juniper
7 35 (22.88%) Splunk
8 31 (20.26%) Fortinet
9 25 (16.34%) Qualys
9 25 (16.34%) Riverbed
10 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
11 23 (15.03%) Blue Coat
12 18 (11.76%) HP
13 16 (10.46%) Meraki
14 15 (9.80%) AlgoSec
14 15 (9.80%) Cyber-Ark
15 13 (8.50%) Sourcefire
15 13 (8.50%) VMware
16 12 (7.84%) SolarWinds
17 10 (6.54%) Aruba
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