Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 97 93
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 24 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.83% 1.26% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 7.79% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 19
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £48,000 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +45.26% -20.19%
10th Percentile £33,000 £39,375 £30,870
90th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +18.75%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 198 231 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.07% 16.12% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 156 218 170
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,547
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +11.55% -8.73%
10th Percentile £30,250 £25,000 £25,738
90th Percentile £61,375 £59,150 £51,577
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.67%) CISSP
6 4 (16.67%) CCNA
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (12.50%) Nessus
7 3 (12.50%) ISSEP
7 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (12.50%) Retail
7 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 3 (12.50%) VoIP
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) Linux

Network Security
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) PuTTY
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) RIP
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (12.50%) Looker
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Security Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Head of Security
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Kali Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) Information Security
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
6 3 (12.50%) OWASP
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
6 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
1 3 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) CISSP
3 3 (12.50%) ISSEP
4 1 (4.17%) CCIE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) NIST 800
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) GDPR
4 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 3 (12.50%) HP Fortify
1 3 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) QRadar
2 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) NetApp
2 3 (12.50%) Veracode
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) VMware