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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Consultant
Rank 778 910 895
Rank change year-on-year
+132 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 104 54 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.051% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.053% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 66 40 66
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +89 80 £55,000 -8.33% 4
London +44 26 £52,500 -12.50% 1
East of England +42 25 £65,000 +17.64%
Bedfordshire +23 19 £55,000 -0.45%
North West - 17 £57,500 -
Manchester - 17 £57,500 -
Scotland +38 14 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 14 £50,000 -
Bedford - 9 £55,000 -
South East +57 7 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £80,000 -
Middlesex - 5 £50,000 -
West Midlands -12 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Leamington Spa - 2 - -
Surrey +28 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +19 1 - -
South West +13 1 £70,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -21 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £62,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £70,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 169 (89.42%) Network Security
2 99 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (51.85%) Cisco
4 97 (51.32%) Data Centre
5 95 (50.26%) Firewall
6 90 (47.62%) CheckPoint
7 82 (43.39%) CCNP
8 80 (42.33%) Splunk
9 75 (39.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 72 (38.10%) CISSP
11 71 (37.57%) PCI DSS
12 68 (35.98%) CCSE
13 62 (32.80%) Presales
14 55 (29.10%) Security Architecture
14 55 (29.10%) Fortinet
14 55 (29.10%) CCSA
14 55 (29.10%) Information Security
15 54 (28.57%) Degree
15 54 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
15 54 (28.57%) Security Operations
16 53 (28.04%) Security Operations Centre
16 53 (28.04%) Compliance Management
16 53 (28.04%) Risk and Compliance Management
16 53 (28.04%) IISP
16 53 (28.04%) Portfolio Management
16 53 (28.04%) ArcSight
16 53 (28.04%) Performance Management
16 53 (28.04%) IIS
17 43 (22.75%) Project Management
18 38 (20.11%) Palo Alto

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 53 (28.04%) IIS
2 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (6.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 169 (89.42%) Network Security
2 95 (50.26%) Firewall
3 37 (19.58%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 31 (16.40%) LAN
6 29 (15.34%) WAN
7 21 (11.11%) BGP
8 20 (10.58%) OSPF
9 18 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
9 18 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 18 (9.52%) Wireless
10 15 (7.94%) VPN
11 13 (6.88%) Cisco Wireless
12 10 (5.29%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (5.29%) MPLS
13 9 (4.76%) tcpdump
13 9 (4.76%) Wireshark
14 7 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
15 6 (3.17%) Cisco ISE
15 6 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.70%) Big Data
2 2 (1.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 33 (17.46%) Law
2 32 (16.93%) Finance
3 27 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 27 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (2.12%) Banking
5 3 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.06%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.53%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.53%) REST
2 1 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (51.32%) Data Centre
2 53 (28.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.17%) PKI
5 4 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Physics
7 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.65%) Windows
1 5 (2.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.06%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) AIX
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.80%) Presales
2 55 (29.10%) Information Security
2 55 (29.10%) Security Architecture
3 54 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 54 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 53 (28.04%) Compliance Management
4 53 (28.04%) Performance Management
4 53 (28.04%) Portfolio Management
4 53 (28.04%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 43 (22.75%) Project Management
6 33 (17.46%) Test Strategy
7 21 (11.11%) SIEM
8 15 (7.94%) Load Balancing
8 15 (7.94%) Network Management
9 14 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (6.35%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.23%) Data Loss Prevention
12 8 (4.23%) Virtual Environments
13 7 (3.70%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.06%) C
1 2 (1.06%) SQL
2 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 99 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (43.39%) CCNP
3 72 (38.10%) CISSP
4 68 (35.98%) CCSE
5 55 (29.10%) CCSA
6 54 (28.57%) Degree
7 53 (28.04%) IISP
8 37 (19.58%) CCIE
9 34 (17.99%) CCSP
10 32 (16.93%) CCDP
11 27 (14.29%) CISM
12 17 (8.99%) CCNA
13 13 (6.88%) Security Cleared
14 9 (4.76%) SC Cleared
15 8 (4.23%) CEH
15 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
16 7 (3.70%) MCSE
16 7 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
17 6 (3.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (39.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (37.57%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.88%) GPG13
4 1 (0.53%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 10 (5.29%) QRadar
3 3 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 98 (51.85%) Cisco
2 90 (47.62%) CheckPoint
3 80 (42.33%) Splunk
4 55 (29.10%) Fortinet
5 53 (28.04%) ArcSight
6 38 (20.11%) Palo Alto
7 36 (19.05%) F5
8 22 (11.64%) Juniper
9 13 (6.88%) LogRhythm
10 12 (6.35%) Microsoft
11 9 (4.76%) VMware
12 7 (3.70%) Sourcefire
13 6 (3.17%) CA
13 6 (3.17%) Huawei
13 6 (3.17%) Intel Security
14 5 (2.65%) Aruba
15 4 (2.12%) SonicWALL
16 3 (1.59%) IronPort
16 3 (1.59%) Ruckus Wireless
16 3 (1.59%) ScanSafe
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