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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Consultant
Rank 836 900 946
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 72 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.063% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.066% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 34
Median salary £52,500 £55,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,350 £47,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Top 24 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 25 July 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 +60 64 £52,500 -4.54% 4
London +55 35 £57,500 +1.32% 1
South East +22 11 £50,000 -8.25%
East of England +30 9 £55,000 +10.55%
Edinburgh - 8 - - 1
Scotland - 8 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire +27 5 £54,500 +14.73%
West Midlands 0 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £65,000 -
Reading +15 3 £70,000 +7.69%
Berkshire +4 3 £70,000 +16.66%
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Warwick - 3 £40,000 - 1
City of London +59 2 £65,000 +20.93%
Yorkshire +26 2 £52,500 -25.00%
Milton Keynes +16 2 £54,500 +14.73%
Bedfordshire +7 2 £53,750 +3.36%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
Coventry - 2 £51,000 -
Bedford -3 1 £55,000 +4.76%

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 126 (84.00%) Network Security
2 122 (81.33%) Cisco
3 93 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (60.67%) Firewall
5 89 (59.33%) CheckPoint
6 80 (53.33%) Presales
7 68 (45.33%) Cisco ASA
8 61 (40.67%) F5
9 57 (38.00%) Palo Alto
10 54 (36.00%) CCNP
11 46 (30.67%) Juniper
11 46 (30.67%) ArcSight
12 45 (30.00%) VPN
13 42 (28.00%) Data Centre
14 37 (24.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 36 (24.00%) SIEM
15 36 (24.00%) Blue Coat
16 35 (23.33%) CCIE
17 34 (22.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 34 (22.67%) Degree
18 32 (21.33%) Qualys
18 32 (21.33%) Riverbed
18 32 (21.33%) WAN
19 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
20 30 (20.00%) Load Balancing
21 29 (19.33%) LAN
22 28 (18.67%) CCSE
23 27 (18.00%) Cyber-Ark
24 25 (16.67%) Fortinet
24 25 (16.67%) MS Visio

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 9 (6.00%) IIS
2 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 13 (8.67%) MS Office
3 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 126 (84.00%) Network Security
2 91 (60.67%) Firewall
3 68 (45.33%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (30.00%) VPN
5 37 (24.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 34 (22.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 32 (21.33%) WAN
8 29 (19.33%) LAN
9 23 (15.33%) TCP/IP
10 22 (14.67%) Wireless
11 17 (11.33%) BGP
11 17 (11.33%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (11.33%) OSPF
12 16 (10.67%) Spanning Tree
13 12 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 12 (8.00%) tcpdump
13 12 (8.00%) Wireshark
14 11 (7.33%) BIG-IP
15 9 (6.00%) Cisco Wireless
15 9 (6.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.00%) Big Data
1 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.67%) DB2
3 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL
3 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (7.33%) Finance
2 9 (6.00%) Law
2 9 (6.00%) Retail
3 8 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.67%) Billing
5 2 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.67%) REST
2 1 (0.67%) SOAP
2 1 (0.67%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (14.67%) RSA SecurID
3 10 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.00%) Clustering
4 3 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.33%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) BYOD
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) iPad
6 1 (0.67%) Physics
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Linux
2 6 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (1.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) CentOS
4 1 (0.67%) Solaris
4 1 (0.67%) SUSE
4 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.67%) Unix
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (53.33%) Presales
2 36 (24.00%) SIEM
3 30 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 22 (14.67%) Network Management
4 22 (14.67%) Service Delivery
4 22 (14.67%) Threat Analysis
5 15 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (8.67%) Project Management
7 10 (6.67%) B2B
7 10 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 10 (6.67%) Security Operations
7 10 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (6.00%) ITIL
8 9 (6.00%) Performance Management
8 9 (6.00%) Portfolio Management
8 9 (6.00%) Test Strategy
8 9 (6.00%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (5.33%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (4.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.33%) Python
3 2 (1.33%) SQL
4 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 93 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (36.00%) CCNP
3 35 (23.33%) CCIE
4 34 (22.67%) Degree
5 28 (18.67%) CCSE
6 22 (14.67%) CCDP
7 19 (12.67%) CCNA
7 19 (12.67%) CCSA
8 18 (12.00%) CCSP
8 18 (12.00%) CISSP
9 9 (6.00%) IISP
10 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.33%) CEH
12 2 (1.33%) GCIH
12 2 (1.33%) GIAC
13 1 (0.67%) GCFW
13 1 (0.67%) GCIA
13 1 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (9.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.00%) GPG13
4 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) QRadar
2 9 (6.00%) FortiGate
3 8 (5.33%) SELinux
4 5 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.67%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 122 (81.33%) Cisco
2 89 (59.33%) CheckPoint
3 61 (40.67%) F5
4 57 (38.00%) Palo Alto
5 46 (30.67%) ArcSight
5 46 (30.67%) Juniper
6 36 (24.00%) Blue Coat
7 32 (21.33%) Qualys
7 32 (21.33%) Riverbed
8 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
9 27 (18.00%) Cyber-Ark
10 25 (16.67%) Fortinet
11 22 (14.67%) AlgoSec
11 22 (14.67%) Splunk
12 18 (12.00%) VMware
13 17 (11.33%) HP
14 16 (10.67%) Meraki
15 12 (8.00%) SolarWinds
16 11 (7.33%) Sourcefire
17 9 (6.00%) Aruba
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