The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 57 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.56% 3.66% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.48% 16.51% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 109 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 13.56% 22.15% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 82 62
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Network Security
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Warrington region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Warrington

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Warrington

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) Juniper
3 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
4 11 (35.48%) Information Security
4 11 (35.48%) Security Management
4 11 (35.48%) ITIL
4 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
5 10 (32.26%) COBIT
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) ERP
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco
8 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
8 7 (22.58%) McAfee
8 7 (22.58%) Symantec
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (22.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (22.58%) Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) Cyber Security
9 6 (19.35%) Wireshark
9 6 (19.35%) Life Science
9 6 (19.35%) Legal
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (19.35%) CCNP
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) WAN
10 5 (16.13%) CCIE

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (19.35%) Wireshark
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) Junos
4 2 (6.45%) FirePass
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.23%) SNMP
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) Broadband
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) BGP
5 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Legal
3 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
1 14 (45.16%) Security Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Information Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Life Science
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (12.90%) RMADS
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Information Security
1 11 (35.48%) Security Management
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) ERP
3 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (22.58%) Analytics
3 7 (22.58%) Cyber Security
4 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
4 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) CCNP
4 5 (16.13%) CCIE
4 5 (16.13%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) CISSP
4 5 (16.13%) CISM
5 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) CISMP
6 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) CEH
8 1 (3.23%) CCSE
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) COBIT
2 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Juniper
2 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) McAfee
5 7 (22.58%) Symantec
6 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
6 3 (9.68%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) VMware
7 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire