Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 70 105
Rank change year-on-year -9 +35 +16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.06% 3.04% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 19.23% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 45 9
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +8.97% -31.88%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,400 £44,250 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +26.67%

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 123 234 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.09% 15.82% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 112 194 151
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,535 £42,500 £34,425
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.03% +23.46% -9.41%
10th Percentile £23,100 £23,150 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £46,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,492 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -0.02% -3.85% +6.85%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -8 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Network Security
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) SANS
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Law
3 4 (40.00%) GIAC
3 4 (40.00%) GCIH
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
3 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) OSCP
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CEH
1 4 (40.00%) GCIH
1 4 (40.00%) GIAC
1 4 (40.00%) OSCP
1 4 (40.00%) SANS
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (20.00%) Suricata
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (10.00%) Munin
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (20.00%) FireEye
2 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (20.00%) Intel
2 2 (20.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (20.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds