Network Security Jobs in London

Network Security
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 217 244 399
Rank change year-on-year +27 +155 -122
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 326 573 599
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.57% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.75% 13.55% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 292 309 428
10th Percentile £50,000 £37,977 £44,100
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £56,343
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% -
75th Percentile £85,625 £90,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £96,125 £107,500 £108,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +4.35%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,345 4,229 7,568
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 14.35% 11.58% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,056 2,906 4,369
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -4.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £95,625 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in London

Network Security
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Security in London.

Salary trend for Network Security in London

Network Security
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Security in London over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Network Security in London

Network Security
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the London region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +80 60 £72,500 +20.83% 12
South London -41 15 £52,500 -19.23% 2
West London -53 11 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Network Security
England

Network Security
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.13%) Microsoft Exchange
2 9 (2.76%) Apache
3 8 (2.45%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.23%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (1.23%) nginx
6 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.31%) Confluence
7 1 (0.31%) Gunicorn
7 1 (0.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.31%) uWSGI
7 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) HFM
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 112 (34.36%) Azure
2 68 (20.86%) AWS
3 32 (9.82%) Microsoft 365
4 22 (6.75%) Azure DevOps
4 22 (6.75%) SaaS
5 19 (5.83%) Power Platform
6 18 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (5.52%) Entra ID
7 17 (5.21%) PaaS
8 15 (4.60%) Azure Sentinel
9 13 (3.99%) IaaS
10 12 (3.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 10 (3.07%) AWS Direct Connect
11 10 (3.07%) Microsoft Purview
12 9 (2.76%) Serverless
13 8 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (2.45%) Amazon S3
13 8 (2.45%) Azure Data Factory
13 8 (2.45%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
13 8 (2.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 123 (37.73%) Firewall
2 86 (26.38%) LAN
3 84 (25.77%) WAN
4 55 (16.87%) Wireless
5 49 (15.03%) VPN
6 43 (13.19%) SD-WAN
7 41 (12.58%) DNS
7 41 (12.58%) Wi-Fi
8 39 (11.96%) TCP/IP
9 31 (9.51%) BGP
10 28 (8.59%) Cisco Firepower
11 25 (7.67%) Internet
11 25 (7.67%) VoIP
12 22 (6.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (6.44%) OSPF
14 20 (6.13%) MPLS
15 17 (5.21%) Cisco ISE
16 16 (4.91%) VLAN
17 15 (4.60%) DHCP
17 15 (4.60%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.83%) Power BI
2 10 (3.07%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.45%) Data Lake
4 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.53%) Flink
7 4 (1.23%) Tableau
8 3 (0.92%) Redis
8 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.61%) MySQL
9 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.31%) DynamoDB
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (8.90%) Burp Suite
2 28 (8.59%) Metasploit
3 6 (1.84%) Git
4 2 (0.61%) git-flow
4 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.31%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.31%) JIRA
5 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 101 (30.98%) Social Skills
2 60 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (15.64%) Finance
4 18 (5.52%) Presentation Skills
5 15 (4.60%) Law
5 15 (4.60%) Military
6 13 (3.99%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.76%) Documentation Skills
7 9 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.45%) Organisational Skills
9 7 (2.15%) Marketing
10 5 (1.53%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.23%) Japanese Language
11 4 (1.23%) Publishing
11 4 (1.23%) Retail
12 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.92%) Games
12 3 (0.92%) Legal
12 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (24.23%) Network Engineer
2 68 (20.86%) Senior
3 65 (19.94%) Security Engineer
4 32 (9.82%) Network Security Engineer
5 31 (9.51%) Analyst
5 31 (9.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 30 (9.20%) Penetration Tester
6 30 (9.20%) Tester
7 27 (8.28%) Consultant
8 25 (7.67%) Security Consultant
9 23 (7.06%) Senior Security Engineer
10 21 (6.44%) Architect
10 21 (6.44%) Security Analyst
11 17 (5.21%) Azure Engineer
11 17 (5.21%) Lead
12 16 (4.91%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 14 (4.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 12 (3.68%) Network Analyst
15 11 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (3.37%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.13%) 802.1X
2 15 (4.60%) Elastic Stack
3 12 (3.68%) HTML
4 8 (2.45%) SAML
5 7 (2.15%) RESTful
6 6 (1.84%) CSS
7 5 (1.53%) .NET
7 5 (1.53%) Kafka
7 5 (1.53%) XMPP
8 4 (1.23%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.23%) Node.js
8 4 (1.23%) React
8 4 (1.23%) web3js
9 3 (0.92%) Web Services
10 2 (0.61%) AWS CDK
10 2 (0.61%) LAMP
10 2 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
11 1 (0.31%) SOAP
11 1 (0.31%) XML
11 1 (0.31%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.56%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.51%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (5.21%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 16 (4.91%) Cyber Defence
5 16 (4.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (4.91%) PKI
6 15 (4.60%) Cyber Threat
7 13 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (3.68%) Security Posture
9 10 (3.07%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.45%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.15%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.84%) Operational Technology
13 5 (1.53%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (1.53%) Public Cloud
14 4 (1.23%) Blockchain
14 4 (1.23%) Web3
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.42%) Windows
2 45 (13.80%) Linux
3 28 (8.59%) Kali Linux
4 16 (4.91%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.45%) Android
7 3 (0.92%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.92%) Unix
8 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (43.56%) Cybersecurity
2 97 (29.75%) Information Security
3 79 (24.23%) Problem-Solving
4 60 (18.40%) SIEM
5 56 (17.18%) Agile
6 55 (16.87%) Security Operations
7 52 (15.95%) Computer Science
8 49 (15.03%) DevOps
9 46 (14.11%) Vulnerability Management
10 45 (13.80%) Cloud Security
11 40 (12.27%) ITIL
12 38 (11.66%) Application Security
12 38 (11.66%) Penetration Testing
12 38 (11.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 36 (11.04%) Incident Management
14 34 (10.43%) Roadmaps
15 33 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (9.82%) Security Architecture
17 30 (9.20%) Network Monitoring
17 30 (9.20%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (12.58%) Python
2 31 (9.51%) PowerShell
2 31 (9.51%) SQL
3 14 (4.29%) C#
4 9 (2.76%) Data Analysis Expressions
5 8 (2.45%) U-SQL
6 6 (1.84%) Bash
6 6 (1.84%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.84%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.53%) Java
7 5 (1.53%) VBA
8 4 (1.23%) C++
9 3 (0.92%) Kusto Query Language
10 2 (0.61%) Go
11 1 (0.31%) C
11 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.31%) VB
11 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (19.33%) Degree
3 52 (15.95%) CISSP
4 47 (14.42%) CCNP
5 46 (14.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (7.06%) Security Cleared
7 22 (6.75%) CCNA
8 19 (5.83%) CISM
9 17 (5.21%) CEH
9 17 (5.21%) DV Cleared
10 16 (4.91%) CCIE
10 16 (4.91%) SANS
11 15 (4.60%) CCSP
11 15 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (3.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 11 (3.37%) CISA
14 10 (3.07%) Azure Certification
14 10 (3.07%) GIAC
15 8 (2.45%) SSCP
16 6 (1.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (15.34%) NIST
2 24 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (6.75%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.76%) NCSC
5 8 (2.45%) HIPAA
6 4 (1.23%) GDPR
7 3 (0.92%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.92%) SLA
8 2 (0.61%) COBIT
8 2 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.31%) GxP
System Software
1 45 (13.80%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.52%) vSphere
3 12 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.53%) Docker
5 5 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.31%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.21%) Kubernetes
2 16 (4.91%) Terraform
3 12 (3.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (2.76%) Nmap
5 8 (2.45%) Ansible
5 8 (2.45%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (2.15%) Stealthwatch
7 5 (1.53%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.53%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (0.92%) CASB
9 3 (0.92%) Nessus
10 2 (0.61%) CSIRT
10 2 (0.61%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.61%) SCCM
10 2 (0.61%) WSUS
11 1 (0.31%) DatAdvantage
11 1 (0.31%) HP Fortify
11 1 (0.31%) QRadar
Vendors
1 99 (30.37%) Microsoft
2 97 (29.75%) Cisco
3 45 (13.80%) SolarWinds
4 33 (10.12%) Palo Alto
5 27 (8.28%) CheckPoint
6 21 (6.44%) Splunk
6 21 (6.44%) VMware
7 18 (5.52%) F5
8 15 (4.60%) Tanium
8 15 (4.60%) Tripwire
9 14 (4.29%) Juniper
10 13 (3.99%) Aruba
11 11 (3.37%) HP
11 11 (3.37%) Meraki
12 10 (3.07%) Qualys
13 9 (2.76%) Fortinet
13 9 (2.76%) NetApp
13 9 (2.76%) Rapid7
14 8 (2.45%) Ribbon
14 8 (2.45%) Veeam