The median annual salary for a Network Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 248 270
Rank change year-on-year 0 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 4 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.064% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 11
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -  

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

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6008 7038 7746
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.56% 95.85% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5767 6303
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Network Security Consultant in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 26 April 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
Bedfordshire +10 3 £65,000 +4.41%
Hertfordshire +19 1 £32,500 -43.47%
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 26 April 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 32 (100.00%) Network Security
2 31 (96.88%) CCSA
2 31 (96.88%) CCSE
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (96.88%) CCNP
3 30 (93.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (78.13%) Firewall
5 24 (75.00%) CCDP
5 24 (75.00%) LAN
5 24 (75.00%) WAN
5 24 (75.00%) OSPF
5 24 (75.00%) BGP
5 24 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
6 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
7 21 (65.63%) MS Visio
7 21 (65.63%) Network Management
7 21 (65.63%) Load Balancing
8 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 13 (40.63%) Presales
10 10 (31.25%) Wireshark
10 10 (31.25%) tcpdump
10 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
11 6 (18.75%) CCIE
11 6 (18.75%) Juniper
11 6 (18.75%) MPLS
11 6 (18.75%) JNCIA
11 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage

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:

Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Network Security
2 30 (93.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (78.13%) Firewall
4 24 (75.00%) BGP
4 24 (75.00%) LAN
4 24 (75.00%) OSPF
4 24 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
4 24 (75.00%) WAN
5 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 10 (31.25%) tcpdump
5 10 (31.25%) Wireshark
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (18.75%) MPLS
7 3 (9.38%) BIG-IP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
4 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Load Balancing
1 21 (65.63%) Network Management
2 13 (40.63%) Presales
3 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) CCNP
1 31 (96.88%) CCSA
1 31 (96.88%) CCSE
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (75.00%) CCDP
3 6 (18.75%) CCIE
3 6 (18.75%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Juniper
3 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
4 3 (9.38%) CA
4 3 (9.38%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.13%) Intel Security