The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 32 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 18 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.47% 1.80% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.48% 7.55% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £65,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.31% 23.87% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 30
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £36,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Worcester -8 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Malvern +14 6 £50,000 -
Bromsgrove - 5 £37,500 -
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (61.90%) CCNP
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) SNMP
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) DHCP
5 10 (47.62%) CCNA
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (47.62%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (38.10%) SIEM
7 8 (38.10%) Cyber Attack
7 8 (38.10%) SANS
7 8 (38.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 8 (38.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) IPv4
9 6 (28.57%) IPv6
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
9 6 (28.57%) POP3
9 6 (28.57%) SMTP
9 6 (28.57%) FTP
9 6 (28.57%) HTTP
9 6 (28.57%) CISSP
9 6 (28.57%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (52.38%) DHCP
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 11 (52.38%) SNMP
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) FTP
4 6 (28.57%) HTTP
4 6 (28.57%) ICMP
4 6 (28.57%) IPv4
4 6 (28.57%) IPv6
4 6 (28.57%) POP3
4 6 (28.57%) SMTP
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) DMVPN
5 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) Intranet
5 5 (23.81%) RIP
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
3 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 5 (23.81%) PKI
4 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
2 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (38.10%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 6 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) High Availability
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.76%) Presales
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) CCNP
3 10 (47.62%) CCNA
4 8 (38.10%) SANS
5 6 (28.57%) CISSP
5 6 (28.57%) GCIA
5 6 (28.57%) GCIH
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) CREST Certified
7 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (38.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
4 3 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) VMware