Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Security Consultant was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security Consultant
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 322 366
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 27 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 14
East of England median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £53,750 £49,550 £43,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,634 12,011 14,214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.82% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,548 9,904 11,760
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,708
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Network Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Network Security Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Consultant in the East of England

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Network Security Consultant in the East of England

Network Security Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Hertfordshire +18 20 £63,750 -20.31% 3
Bedfordshire +16 7 - -
Network Security Consultant
England

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Network Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Network Security Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Network Security
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) CheckPoint
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (51.85%) CCNP
4 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (44.44%) Juniper
5 12 (44.44%) Palo Alto
5 12 (44.44%) Presales
6 8 (29.63%) Security Auditing
6 8 (29.63%) GDPR
6 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (29.63%) CISM
6 8 (29.63%) Firewall
6 8 (29.63%) CISSP
6 8 (29.63%) Cryptography
6 8 (29.63%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (25.93%) Network Design
7 7 (25.93%) Sourcefire
7 7 (25.93%) CCSE
7 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
7 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) CCDP
7 7 (25.93%) LAN

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) BGP
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) OSPF
3 7 (25.93%) Spanning Tree
3 7 (25.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Presales
2 8 (29.63%) Cryptography
2 8 (29.63%) Data Protection
2 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Security Auditing
3 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
3 7 (25.93%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Change Control
4 5 (18.52%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CCNP
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) CISM
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP
3 7 (25.93%) CCDP
3 7 (25.93%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (29.63%) GDPR
3 7 (25.93%) PMO
4 5 (18.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
4 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) CheckPoint
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Juniper
2 12 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 7 (25.93%) Sourcefire
4 5 (18.52%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) McAfee
4 5 (18.52%) Symantec