The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 52 72 66
Rank change year-on-year +20 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.17% 1.15% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.12% 6.57% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £66,250 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.39% +80.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,150 £37,325
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 Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 137 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 15.40% 17.54% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73 112 107
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £67,500
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 Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Network Security
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Coventry

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Coventry over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Coventry

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 20 (76.92%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) Palo Alto
4 11 (42.31%) Information Security
4 11 (42.31%) VPN
5 10 (38.46%) CCSP
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (34.62%) OSPF
6 9 (34.62%) BGP
6 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Wireless
7 8 (30.77%) CCNP
7 8 (30.77%) CCNA
7 8 (30.77%) Contract Management
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
7 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (30.77%) FWSM
8 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
9 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
9 5 (19.23%) Intel Security
9 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
9 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) Office 365
11 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) BGP
3 9 (34.62%) OSPF
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (30.77%) FWSM
4 8 (30.77%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) HTTP
7 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (7.69%) SNMP
7 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) WAN
8 1 (3.85%) FTP
8 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Security Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Contract Management
4 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
6 4 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.69%) ISMS
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) Network Design
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) SABSA
8 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
8 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCSP
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNA
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) CISSP
4 2 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (7.69%) CISM
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Palo Alto
3 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.69%) Sage
5 2 (7.69%) Vyatta
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago