The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 33
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.54% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.70% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £75,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 27 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 9.21% 14.67% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 24
Median salary £31,250 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.34% -14.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Chester

Network Security
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP