Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 63 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.65% 1.61% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 9.16% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 20
Liverpool median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -3.41% -
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +41.18% -10.53% -11.63%

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 115 131 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 18.25% 17.56% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 96 74 156
Liverpool median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £56,250 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,198 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.61% +2.67% -

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) WAN
2 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) Task Automation
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (69.57%) Change Management
4 16 (69.57%) LAN
4 16 (69.57%) Network Management
4 16 (69.57%) High Availability
4 16 (69.57%) Proactive Monitoring
5 15 (65.22%) Programme Delivery
5 15 (65.22%) Cisco ISE
5 15 (65.22%) Patch Management
5 15 (65.22%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (65.22%) VoIP
5 15 (65.22%) VPN
5 15 (65.22%) CCNP
5 15 (65.22%) Project Management
5 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (65.22%) Security Management
6 14 (60.87%) Business Continuity
6 14 (60.87%) Wireless
6 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco Wireless
6 14 (60.87%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (56.52%) Multicast
7 13 (56.52%) Degree
7 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (56.52%) SSL

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 (8.70%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
1 18 (78.26%) WAN
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (69.57%) LAN
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco ISE
4 15 (65.22%) VoIP
4 15 (65.22%) VPN
5 14 (60.87%) Cisco Wireless
5 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
5 14 (60.87%) Wireless
6 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (56.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (56.52%) IPsec
6 13 (56.52%) MPLS
6 13 (56.52%) Multicast
6 13 (56.52%) SSL
7 3 (13.04%) Junos
8 2 (8.70%) OSPF
8 2 (8.70%) VLAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Network Engineer
2 17 (73.91%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (60.87%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (60.87%) Security Engineer
3 14 (60.87%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 14 (60.87%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Task Automation
2 16 (69.57%) Change Management
2 16 (69.57%) High Availability
2 16 (69.57%) Network Management
2 16 (69.57%) Proactive Monitoring
3 15 (65.22%) Patch Management
3 15 (65.22%) Programme Delivery
3 15 (65.22%) Project Management
3 15 (65.22%) Security Management
4 14 (60.87%) Business Continuity
4 14 (60.87%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (56.52%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (52.17%) ITIL
6 12 (52.17%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (52.17%) SIEM
6 12 (52.17%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (52.17%) Web Filtering
7 11 (47.83%) ITIL V3
8 6 (26.09%) Information Security
9 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
1 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) CCNP
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) Degree
3 12 (52.17%) CCDP
4 11 (47.83%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GDPR
2 2 (8.70%) COBIT
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) TrustSec
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (47.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.04%) IronPort
2 3 (13.04%) Juniper
2 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds