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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 48 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 18 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.78% 3.21% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.93% 16.07% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 3
Average salary £61,215 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
86 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 18.07% 20.00% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 53
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Warrington

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 17 (48.57%) Juniper
4 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
5 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (34.29%) Information Security
7 11 (31.43%) Security Management
7 11 (31.43%) ITIL
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco
8 10 (28.57%) COBIT
9 9 (25.71%) ERP
10 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (20.00%) Analytics
11 7 (20.00%) Cyber Security
11 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (20.00%) LAN
11 7 (20.00%) WAN
11 7 (20.00%) Symantec
11 7 (20.00%) McAfee
11 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (17.14%) Legal
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
12 6 (17.14%) CCNP
12 6 (17.14%) Wireshark
12 6 (17.14%) Life Science

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (20.00%) LAN
3 7 (20.00%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) Wireshark
5 4 (11.43%) FirePass
5 4 (11.43%) Junos
6 3 (8.57%) DHCP
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) DNS
7 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.86%) FWSM
8 1 (2.86%) Broadband
8 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (2.86%) MPLS
8 1 (2.86%) BGP
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
1 14 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) Information Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
1 6 (17.14%) Life Science
2 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (14.29%) Open Source
3 4 (11.43%) RMADS
4 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.86%) CCTV
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Information Security
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Security Management
3 9 (25.71%) ERP
4 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (20.00%) Analytics
4 7 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
6 4 (11.43%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (5.71%) Network Design
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) CCNP
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.29%) CISM
4 5 (14.29%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) CISSP
4 5 (14.29%) CCIE
5 4 (11.43%) CISMP
5 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) CEH
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) COBIT
2 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Juniper
2 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) Symantec
5 7 (20.00%) McAfee
6 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 5 (14.29%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) VMware
8 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
Warrington, Cheshire
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