The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 49 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.49% 1.94% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 8.91% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +16.00%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 114 101 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 21.27% 21.81% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 42
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Network Security
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Merseyside

Network Security
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 8 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Network Security
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Information Security
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (42.86%) Physics
4 9 (42.86%) Human Factors
4 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) VB
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
6 5 (23.81%) NAS
6 5 (23.81%) SCCM
6 5 (23.81%) SCOM
6 5 (23.81%) SCVMM
6 5 (23.81%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (23.81%) SCDPM
7 4 (19.05%) CCNA
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) CCNP
8 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (23.81%) NAS
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) ATM
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.76%) NX-OS
4 1 (4.76%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) SSH
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Support
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Information Security
3 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (42.86%) Human Factors
3 9 (42.86%) Physics
3 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (23.81%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Network Management
6 2 (9.52%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
7 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
1 5 (23.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
1 5 (23.81%) SCDPM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
1 5 (23.81%) SCVMM
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) FireEye
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