The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 9.24% 4.35% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.38% 14.29% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -26.08%  
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 Maidstone with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 21 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 17.65% 30.43% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 34
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
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 Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

Network Security
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Maidstone

Network Security
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) SLA
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) MS Office
4 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
4 8 (72.73%) F5
4 8 (72.73%) Palo Alto
5 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (63.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
5 7 (63.64%) Aruba
5 7 (63.64%) Forcepoint
5 7 (63.64%) Change Management
5 7 (63.64%) Wireless
5 7 (63.64%) Blue Coat
5 7 (63.64%) CCSE
5 7 (63.64%) Sourcefire
5 7 (63.64%) CCNP
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 7 (63.64%) CRM
5 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) DSL
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) IGRP
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) RIP
6 1 (9.09%) VPLS
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Escalation Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCNP
1 7 (63.64%) CCSE
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) MCSD
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 8 (72.73%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
3 8 (72.73%) Palo Alto
4 7 (63.64%) Aruba
4 7 (63.64%) Blue Coat
4 7 (63.64%) Forcepoint
4 7 (63.64%) Sourcefire
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