Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 192 185
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 38 30 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 3.62% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 56
East Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,600 £36,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £55,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +2.00%

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 768 829 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.00% 16.07% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 608 673 807
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £58,750 £53,000
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +25 16 £71,250 +78.13% 1
Derbyshire +11 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Leicestershire -15 6 £42,250 -1.74% 2
Northamptonshire -14 3 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (50.00%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
3 16 (42.11%) Juniper
3 16 (42.11%) SIEM
4 15 (39.47%) CCNP
5 13 (34.21%) VPN
5 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
5 13 (34.21%) LAN
5 13 (34.21%) WAN
5 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
6 12 (31.58%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (28.95%) Fortinet
7 11 (28.95%) Internet
7 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.95%) Information Security
8 9 (23.68%) MPLS
8 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
9 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
9 8 (21.05%) Tufin
9 8 (21.05%) Presales
9 8 (21.05%) WLAN
9 8 (21.05%) Linux
9 8 (21.05%) CCDP
9 8 (21.05%) Forcepoint
9 8 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (21.05%) Malware Detection/Protection

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 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
1 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Route 53
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (34.21%) LAN
2 13 (34.21%) VPN
2 13 (34.21%) WAN
3 11 (28.95%) Internet
3 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) MPLS
5 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (21.05%) WLAN
6 6 (15.79%) BGP
6 6 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (15.79%) L2TP
6 6 (15.79%) RSVP
7 5 (13.16%) SSL
8 3 (7.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Information Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Information Security Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Security Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Security Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
2 12 (31.58%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (21.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) SIEM
2 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
3 11 (28.95%) Information Security
3 11 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
5 8 (21.05%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 8 (21.05%) Presales
5 8 (21.05%) Software Optimisation
6 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) Line Management
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Security Operations
8 5 (13.16%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (13.16%) Threat Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (7.89%) Converged Infrastructure
10 3 (7.89%) Due Diligence
10 3 (7.89%) Load Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Server Hardening
11 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Python
2 6 (15.79%) Perl
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (39.47%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) CCDP
4 7 (18.42%) CCNA
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
5 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
6 3 (7.89%) JNCIP
6 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
6 3 (7.89%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.63%) CEH
7 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.63%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (7.89%) PA-DSS
4 1 (2.63%) GCP
4 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Grafana
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Packer
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) Juniper
3 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
4 11 (28.95%) Fortinet
5 8 (21.05%) Forcepoint
5 8 (21.05%) Tufin
6 6 (15.79%) Remedy
7 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
7 5 (13.16%) Thales
8 3 (7.89%) AlienVault
8 3 (7.89%) LogRhythm
9 2 (5.26%) Splunk