Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 68 65
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.97% 1.82% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.79% 10.61% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 15
Liverpool median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -2.30% -
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% +14.29% +16.67%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 132 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 14.29% 17.12% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 86 74 119
Liverpool median annual salary £48,750 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.29% - +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,825 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £52,500 £60,500
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Liverpool

Network Security
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Liverpool

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Liverpool over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) WAN
4 17 (80.95%) Proactive Monitoring
4 17 (80.95%) Task Automation
5 16 (76.19%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (76.19%) Network Management
5 16 (76.19%) Security Management
5 16 (76.19%) Change Management
5 16 (76.19%) LAN
6 15 (71.43%) VPN
6 15 (71.43%) CCNP
6 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (71.43%) Business Continuity
6 15 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (71.43%) High Availability
6 15 (71.43%) Cisco ISE
6 15 (71.43%) Programme Delivery
6 15 (71.43%) Patch Management
7 14 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
7 14 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (66.67%) Wireless
7 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 14 (66.67%) VoIP
8 13 (61.90%) SSL
8 13 (61.90%) MPLS
8 13 (61.90%) Project Management
8 13 (61.90%) Firmware
8 13 (61.90%) IPsec

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (9.52%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (52.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) WAN
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (76.19%) LAN
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco ISE
4 15 (71.43%) VPN
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 14 (66.67%) VoIP
5 14 (66.67%) Wireless
6 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (61.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (61.90%) IPsec
6 13 (61.90%) MPLS
6 13 (61.90%) Multicast
6 13 (61.90%) SSL
7 3 (14.29%) Junos
8 2 (9.52%) OSPF
8 2 (9.52%) VLAN
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 17 (80.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (71.43%) Security Engineer
4 14 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (66.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 14 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Proactive Monitoring
1 17 (80.95%) Task Automation
2 16 (76.19%) Change Management
2 16 (76.19%) Network Management
2 16 (76.19%) Security Management
3 15 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 15 (71.43%) High Availability
3 15 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 15 (71.43%) Programme Delivery
4 14 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (61.90%) Project Management
6 12 (57.14%) ITIL
6 12 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (57.14%) SIEM
6 12 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (57.14%) Web Filtering
7 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
8 5 (23.81%) Information Security
9 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Perl
1 3 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CCNP
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCDP
3 11 (52.38%) CISSP
3 11 (52.38%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 22301
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (52.38%) Nessus
1 11 (52.38%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) IronPort
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard