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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 10.14% 18.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.89% 44.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 0
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 29 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 26.09% 40.85% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 24
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +54.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) SLA
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
5 10 (62.50%) Fortinet
5 10 (62.50%) F5
5 10 (62.50%) Palo Alto
6 9 (56.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (56.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (56.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
6 9 (56.25%) Aruba
6 9 (56.25%) Sourcefire
6 9 (56.25%) Blue Coat
6 9 (56.25%) CCSE
6 9 (56.25%) Change Management
6 9 (56.25%) Wireless
6 9 (56.25%) CCNP
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (56.25%) Forcepoint
6 9 (56.25%) Linux
6 9 (56.25%) CRM
6 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
7 6 (37.50%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) VPN

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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (93.75%) LAN
3 9 (56.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (56.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (56.25%) Wireless
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) BGP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) DSL
6 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) IGRP
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) OSPF
6 1 (6.25%) RIP
6 1 (6.25%) VPLS
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Escalation Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Change Management
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Security Patching
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 5 (31.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNP
1 9 (56.25%) CCSE
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
2 5 (31.25%) MCSA
2 5 (31.25%) MCSD
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (62.50%) F5
3 10 (62.50%) Fortinet
3 10 (62.50%) Palo Alto
4 9 (56.25%) Aruba
4 9 (56.25%) Blue Coat
4 9 (56.25%) Forcepoint
4 9 (56.25%) Sourcefire