Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 213 205
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 32 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.29% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 2.01% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 37
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +12.07% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £61,000 £63,450
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 766 797 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.99% 14.28% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 657 636 836
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,625 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +32 22 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Derbyshire -13 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Northamptonshire -19 3 £48,250 +13.53% 1
Rutland - 1 £45,000 -
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 14 (43.75%) Firewall
1 14 (43.75%) Information Security
2 13 (40.63%) LAN
2 13 (40.63%) WAN
2 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) SIEM
2 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
3 11 (34.38%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (34.38%) Fortinet
3 11 (34.38%) Juniper
3 11 (34.38%) VPN
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
4 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
5 9 (28.13%) CCNP
5 9 (28.13%) Presales
6 8 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 8 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (25.00%) Software Optimisation
6 8 (25.00%) Forcepoint
6 8 (25.00%) CCDP
6 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (25.00%) WLAN
6 8 (25.00%) Tufin
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (15.63%) Finance

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 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
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 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) LAN
2 13 (40.63%) WAN
3 11 (34.38%) VPN
4 8 (25.00%) WLAN
5 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
6 3 (9.38%) MPLS
7 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (3.13%) Internet
8 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.13%) PBX
8 1 (3.13%) Skype
8 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.13%) VoIP
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 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Military
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Support
5 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 11 (34.38%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Cyberattack
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Information Security
2 13 (40.63%) SIEM
3 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
4 9 (28.13%) Presales
5 8 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 8 (25.00%) Software Optimisation
6 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 3 (9.38%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Patch Management
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNP
3 8 (25.00%) CCDP
4 7 (21.88%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) CCNA
6 3 (9.38%) CISSP
6 3 (9.38%) JNCIA
6 3 (9.38%) JNCIP
6 3 (9.38%) JNCIS
6 3 (9.38%) PCI QSA
7 2 (6.25%) GIAC
7 2 (6.25%) SANS
8 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 3 (9.38%) PA-DSS
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) GCP
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Grafana
1 1 (3.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Packer
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco
1 11 (34.38%) Fortinet
1 11 (34.38%) Juniper
2 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (25.00%) Forcepoint
2 8 (25.00%) Tufin
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) AlienVault
5 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
5 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm