Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 98 80
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.38% 1.18% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.49% 6.32% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 13
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £51,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 137 174 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.54% 18.61% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 109 105 119
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,850 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.38% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,000 £28,008 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,095 £65,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.85%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Leicestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Leicestershire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Leicestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2019. 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
Leicester - 7 £47,000 -
Lutterworth - 1 £56,500 - 1
Network Security
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (69.23%) VoIP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Security Management
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security Management
6 4 (30.77%) CISM
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Data Management
6 4 (30.77%) CISSP
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (30.77%) CISMP
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) Qualys
6 4 (30.77%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
6 4 (30.77%) Splunk
6 4 (30.77%) SIEM
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) VoIP
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 1 (7.69%) ADSL
7 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
7 1 (7.69%) MPLS
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Security Officer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (30.77%) Project Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Threat Management
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNP
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CISM
2 4 (30.77%) CISMP
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCVP
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
2 4 (30.77%) Qualys
2 4 (30.77%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Forcepoint
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Zscaler
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Meraki