Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 180 178
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 42 46 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.90% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 6.07% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 74
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,625 £64,250 £45,350
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% - +3.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 782 758 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.83% 14.75% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 574 614 756
East Midlands median annual salary £39,659 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.76% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in the East Midlands

Network Security
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Security in the East Midlands

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in the East Midlands

Network Security
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 12 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Leicestershire -21 11 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Derbyshire +11 9 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Northamptonshire -18 3 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco
4 16 (38.10%) CCNP
5 14 (33.33%) SIEM
5 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 13 (30.95%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (30.95%) Juniper
6 13 (30.95%) MPLS
7 12 (28.57%) Internet
7 12 (28.57%) CCNA
7 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 12 (28.57%) VPN
8 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
9 10 (23.81%) Remedy
9 10 (23.81%) BGP
9 10 (23.81%) L2TP
9 10 (23.81%) RSVP
9 10 (23.81%) WAN
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 10 (23.81%) LAN
9 10 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
10 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (19.05%) Python
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) Line Management
11 8 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (16.67%) Presales

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Route 53
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) MPLS
2 13 (30.95%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (28.57%) Internet
3 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 12 (28.57%) VPN
4 10 (23.81%) BGP
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (23.81%) L2TP
4 10 (23.81%) LAN
4 10 (23.81%) RSVP
4 10 (23.81%) WAN
5 6 (14.29%) SSL
6 4 (9.52%) Wireless
6 4 (9.52%) WLAN
7 3 (7.14%) DNS
7 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.14%) IPsec
7 3 (7.14%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Security Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Information Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Core Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (7.14%) PKI
6 2 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) SIEM
2 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (19.05%) Line Management
4 7 (16.67%) Information Security
4 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.67%) Presales
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 5 (11.90%) Due Diligence
6 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.90%) Load Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (11.90%) Threat Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (9.52%) Server Hardening
7 4 (9.52%) Software Optimisation
8 3 (7.14%) Security Auditing
8 3 (7.14%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Python
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (38.10%) CCNP
3 12 (28.57%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.52%) CCDP
7 3 (7.14%) JNCIA
7 3 (7.14%) JNCIP
7 3 (7.14%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.76%) CEH
9 1 (2.38%) CCIE
9 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.38%) GIAC
9 1 (2.38%) OSCP
9 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 6 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (7.14%) RANCID
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) Grafana
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Packer
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco
2 13 (30.95%) Juniper
3 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
4 10 (23.81%) Remedy
5 7 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 6 (14.29%) Thales
7 5 (11.90%) AlienVault
7 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
8 4 (9.52%) Forcepoint
8 4 (9.52%) Splunk
8 4 (9.52%) Tufin
9 1 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) VMware