The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 51 44 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.27% 1.41% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.91% 7.46% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £32,250 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 67 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.92% 18.87% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 101 44 37
Average salary £29,500 £36,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.17% -27.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Cheshire

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 30 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Warrington

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 27 (72.97%) Security Cleared
2 24 (64.86%) Change Management
2 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
3 23 (62.16%) Juniper
4 22 (59.46%) SSL
5 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
5 17 (45.95%) Firewall
6 16 (43.24%) Telecoms
6 16 (43.24%) Finance
6 16 (43.24%) Retail
6 16 (43.24%) Fujitsu
6 16 (43.24%) Cisco
7 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
7 15 (40.54%) VPN
7 15 (40.54%) Junos
8 13 (35.14%) Windows
8 13 (35.14%) SecurID
9 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
10 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (24.32%) IronPort
10 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
10 9 (24.32%) Symantec
10 9 (24.32%) McAfee
10 9 (24.32%) Websense
10 9 (24.32%) SIEM
10 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (21.62%) Thin Client
11 8 (21.62%) MCSA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) SSL
2 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
2 17 (45.95%) Firewall
3 15 (40.54%) VPN
3 15 (40.54%) Junos
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (18.92%) DHCP
5 7 (18.92%) HTTP
5 7 (18.92%) DNS
5 7 (18.92%) HTTPS
6 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 3 (8.11%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
General
1 16 (43.24%) Telecoms
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
1 16 (43.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Security Engineer
1 16 (43.24%) Network Engineer
1 16 (43.24%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Security Specialist
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Project Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Project Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) SecurID
2 8 (21.62%) Thin Client
2 8 (21.62%) Fat Client
3 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Change Management
2 9 (24.32%) SIEM
2 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (18.92%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 7 (18.92%) Cyber Security
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) Network Management
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) MCSA
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.41%) CISSP
6 2 (5.41%) SSCP
6 2 (5.41%) CEH
6 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Snort
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (18.92%) Nessus
1 7 (18.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (16.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
2 23 (62.16%) Juniper
3 16 (43.24%) Fujitsu
3 16 (43.24%) Cisco
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) IronPort
5 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
5 9 (24.32%) Symantec
5 9 (24.32%) McAfee
5 9 (24.32%) Websense
6 7 (18.92%) Qualys
6 7 (18.92%) Fortinet
6 7 (18.92%) Lumension
6 7 (18.92%) Becrypt
6 7 (18.92%) LogRhythm
6 7 (18.92%) Splunk
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
8 3 (8.11%) Dell
9 1 (2.70%) F5