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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 28 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.73% - 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £57,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 23 17 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 16.79% 10.76% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 16
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% -18.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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

Network Security
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games

Network Security
Top Related 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 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago