The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 50 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.12% 0.30% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 2.63% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28 38 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 10.49% 11.38% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 32
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Luton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Luton region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (75.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper