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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Consultant
UK
Rank 790 892 849
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 72 60 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.059% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.061% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 89
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Network Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Top 22 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 22 February 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 +79 64 £65,000 +8.33% 4
East of England +31 19 £65,000 +6.55%
North West - 19 - -
Manchester - 19 - -
Bedfordshire +25 17 £65,000 +6.55%
London +63 15 £60,000 -17.24% 1
South East +60 9 £75,000 +30.43% 3
Scotland - 6 - -
Edinburgh - 6 - -
Berkshire +38 5 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Bedford +5 4 £65,000 -2.98%
Hampshire +21 3 £67,500 - 1
Southampton - 3 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £50,000 -
Kent +24 1 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Jersey - 1 £65,000 -
Guernsey - 1 £65,000 -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 157 (88.20%) Network Security
2 119 (66.85%) Cisco
3 111 (62.36%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (58.99%) Firewall
5 104 (58.43%) CheckPoint
5 104 (58.43%) Data Centre
6 99 (55.62%) CCNP
7 78 (43.82%) CCSE
8 72 (40.45%) CCSA
8 72 (40.45%) Splunk
9 60 (33.71%) Fortinet
10 57 (32.02%) Presales
11 51 (28.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 49 (27.53%) Information Security
13 48 (26.97%) Finance
14 45 (25.28%) Retail
14 45 (25.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 45 (25.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 45 (25.28%) PCI DSS
15 44 (24.72%) Cisco ASA
15 44 (24.72%) CISSP
16 41 (23.03%) Security Architecture
16 41 (23.03%) Palo Alto
17 40 (22.47%) CCSP
18 37 (20.79%) LAN
18 37 (20.79%) WAN
18 37 (20.79%) FortiGate
19 36 (20.22%) Security Operations
19 36 (20.22%) Security Monitoring
19 36 (20.22%) Degree

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 35 (19.66%) IIS
2 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (11.24%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 157 (88.20%) Network Security
2 105 (58.99%) Firewall
3 51 (28.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 44 (24.72%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (20.79%) LAN
5 37 (20.79%) WAN
6 28 (15.73%) BGP
6 28 (15.73%) OSPF
7 26 (14.61%) Spanning Tree
8 23 (12.92%) TCP/IP
9 21 (11.80%) VPN
10 16 (8.99%) Wireless
11 14 (7.87%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (6.74%) Cisco Wireless
12 12 (6.74%) tcpdump
12 12 (6.74%) Wireshark
13 10 (5.62%) Cisco ISE
14 8 (4.49%) Ethernet
14 8 (4.49%) MPLS
14 8 (4.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.37%) Big Data
2 1 (0.56%) DB2
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
General
1 48 (26.97%) Finance
2 45 (25.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 45 (25.28%) Retail
3 21 (11.80%) Law
4 2 (1.12%) Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 104 (58.43%) Data Centre
2 35 (19.66%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (3.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (3.37%) PKI
4 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.12%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.62%) Windows
2 6 (3.37%) Linux
2 6 (3.37%) Unix
3 4 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.02%) Presales
2 49 (27.53%) Information Security
3 41 (23.03%) Security Architecture
4 36 (20.22%) Security Monitoring
4 36 (20.22%) Security Operations
5 35 (19.66%) Compliance Management
5 35 (19.66%) Performance Management
5 35 (19.66%) Portfolio Management
5 35 (19.66%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 35 (19.66%) Vulnerability Management
6 28 (15.73%) Project Management
7 21 (11.80%) Load Balancing
7 21 (11.80%) Test Strategy
8 20 (11.24%) Network Management
9 12 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (6.18%) SIEM
11 8 (4.49%) Virtual Environments
12 7 (3.93%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.93%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.12%) C
2 1 (0.56%) Java
2 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (62.36%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (55.62%) CCNP
3 78 (43.82%) CCSE
4 72 (40.45%) CCSA
5 44 (24.72%) CISSP
6 40 (22.47%) CCSP
7 36 (20.22%) CCIE
7 36 (20.22%) Degree
8 35 (19.66%) IISP
9 34 (19.10%) CCDP
10 21 (11.80%) CISM
11 12 (6.74%) CCNA
12 7 (3.93%) MCSE
12 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (3.37%) CEH
13 6 (3.37%) CISA
13 6 (3.37%) CompTIA Security+
13 6 (3.37%) JNCIA
13 6 (3.37%) RHCA
13 6 (3.37%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (25.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 45 (25.28%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.49%) GPG13
3 1 (0.56%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.81%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 37 (20.79%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.37%) CSIRT
3 5 (2.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.56%) QRadar
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 119 (66.85%) Cisco
2 104 (58.43%) CheckPoint
3 72 (40.45%) Splunk
4 60 (33.71%) Fortinet
5 41 (23.03%) Palo Alto
6 35 (19.66%) ArcSight
7 30 (16.85%) F5
8 20 (11.24%) Microsoft
9 18 (10.11%) Juniper
10 10 (5.62%) Citrix
11 9 (5.06%) VMware
12 8 (4.49%) LogRhythm
12 8 (4.49%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.37%) CA
13 6 (3.37%) Huawei
13 6 (3.37%) Intel Security
14 5 (2.81%) Imperva
14 5 (2.81%) LogLogic
15 2 (1.12%) Arista
15 2 (1.12%) Meraki
Kent
Adeptis Group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k basic + £7,200 car allowance + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago