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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 153 163
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 3.17% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 10
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +22.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,250 £31,025
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £67,250 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 393 537 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.42% 16.89% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 295 422 499
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +23 5 £50,000 -6.97%
Derbyshire +9 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Leicestershire - 1 £59,000 - 2
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 21 (45.65%) TCP/IP
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco
4 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
5 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
6 13 (28.26%) Python
6 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
6 13 (28.26%) Perl
6 13 (28.26%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
7 12 (26.09%) Mac OS
7 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
7 12 (26.09%) C
7 12 (26.09%) C#
7 12 (26.09%) C++
7 12 (26.09%) Embedded C
7 12 (26.09%) Embedded C++
7 12 (26.09%) IPv6
7 12 (26.09%) Linux
7 12 (26.09%) Firewall
7 12 (26.09%) JTAG
7 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
7 12 (26.09%) DV Cleared
7 12 (26.09%) Android
7 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
7 12 (26.09%) Multithreading
7 12 (26.09%) Groovy
7 12 (26.09%) Ruby
8 11 (23.91%) Cryptography

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:

Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) TCP/IP
2 12 (26.09%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) IPv6
3 10 (21.74%) LAN
3 10 (21.74%) VoIP
4 8 (17.39%) Wireless
5 7 (15.22%) Unified Communications
6 6 (13.04%) VLAN
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.52%) HTTP
7 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
7 3 (6.52%) Internet
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.35%) DHCP
8 2 (4.35%) DNS
8 2 (4.35%) SSH
8 2 (4.35%) WAN
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (21.74%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) C Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Android
2 12 (26.09%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Mac OS
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Cybersecurity
1 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
2 12 (26.09%) Multithreading
3 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
3 11 (23.91%) Cryptography
4 10 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (21.74%) Multithreaded Programming
5 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security
7 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.52%) Network Design
8 3 (6.52%) Security Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.35%) Security Hardening
9 2 (4.35%) Validation
10 1 (2.17%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) Perl
1 13 (28.26%) Python
2 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
2 12 (26.09%) C
2 12 (26.09%) C#
2 12 (26.09%) C++
2 12 (26.09%) Embedded C
2 12 (26.09%) Embedded C++
2 12 (26.09%) Groovy
2 12 (26.09%) Ruby
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) DV Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) CISSP
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) CEH
4 2 (4.35%) CISM
4 2 (4.35%) GSEC
5 1 (2.17%) CCVP
5 1 (2.17%) CSSLP
5 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) JTAG
2 10 (21.74%) MISRA
3 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCOM
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.17%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) WebInspect
3 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Cisco
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.87%) Juniper
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Brocade
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.35%) Qualys
7 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 2 (4.35%) Sun
7 2 (4.35%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Sonatype
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: 20 days ago