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

Network Security
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 209 204
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 32 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.64% 0.43% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 2.99% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 28
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -7.32% +23.49%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £34,400
90th Percentile £78,750 £61,000 £72,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 655 804 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.02% 14.28% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 572 625 794
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £23,225
90th Percentile £58,975 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.43%

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 May 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 May 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 +26 20 £60,000 -22.58% 2
Northamptonshire -6 4 £52,750 +24.12% 2
Leicestershire +10 3 £70,000 +18.64% 1
Derbyshire -10 2 £97,500 +105.26% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £36,000 - 1
Rutland - 1 £45,000 -
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 15 (46.88%) Firewall
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 12 (37.50%) ITIL
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) CISSP
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) SIEM
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco
7 8 (25.00%) LAN
7 8 (25.00%) WAN
7 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (21.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 7 (21.88%) Patch Management
8 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
8 7 (21.88%) VPN
8 7 (21.88%) Unix
8 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) CCNP
10 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
10 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (15.63%) Presales
11 4 (12.50%) Software Optimisation
11 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) Route 53
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) LAN
2 8 (25.00%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) WLAN
5 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (9.38%) SSL
5 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.38%) Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.25%) Skype
6 2 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.13%) PBX
7 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Military
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Information Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) CISSP Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Information Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Cyberattack
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 12 (37.50%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) SIEM
4 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (21.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 7 (21.88%) Patch Management
5 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
7 5 (15.63%) Presales
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (12.50%) Software Optimisation
9 3 (9.38%) Cryptography
9 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.38%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) Email Filtering
9 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) CCDP
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) CISM
5 3 (9.38%) PCI QSA
5 3 (9.38%) SSCP
6 2 (6.25%) CCNA
6 2 (6.25%) GIAC
6 2 (6.25%) SANS
7 1 (3.13%) CCIE
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (9.38%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (9.38%) GDPR
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) PA-DSS
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (3.13%) GCP
4 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
3 1 (3.13%) iptables
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Grafana
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Packer
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 4 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) Tufin
4 3 (9.38%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) VMware