Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 122 93
Rank change year-on-year +65 -29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 54 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.31% 0.24% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.45% 1.68% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 4 11
North East median annual salary £62,500 £73,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.25% +102.05% +32.73%
10th Percentile £24,250 £62,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £86,250 £43,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 264 238 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.05% 14.17% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 186 207 202
North East median annual salary £37,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.15% -7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,500 £46,225
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in the North East

Network Security
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Network Security in the North East

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in the North East over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Security in the North East

Network Security
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +67 48 £62,500 -15.25% 1
Durham +2 5 £29,240 -
Teesside - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 41 (75.93%) Cisco
2 38 (70.37%) WAN
3 36 (66.67%) LAN
4 33 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (57.41%) CCNP
6 29 (53.70%) Firewall
7 24 (44.44%) ITIL
8 20 (37.04%) Windows
9 19 (35.19%) Wireless
9 19 (35.19%) Presales
10 18 (33.33%) Service Delivery
11 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
12 16 (29.63%) Mentoring
13 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (25.93%) Project Management
14 14 (25.93%) HP
14 14 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (24.07%) CCDP
16 12 (22.22%) Juniper
16 12 (22.22%) Linux
16 12 (22.22%) SLA
17 11 (20.37%) Back Office
17 11 (20.37%) SQL
17 11 (20.37%) MySQL
17 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
17 11 (20.37%) Dell
17 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (20.37%) Wireless Security

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.41%) Office 365
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) PaaS
4 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (70.37%) WAN
2 36 (66.67%) LAN
3 29 (53.70%) Firewall
4 19 (35.19%) Wireless
5 11 (20.37%) Cisco Wireless
5 11 (20.37%) Wireless Security
6 9 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (14.81%) Telepresence
7 8 (14.81%) Unified Communications
8 6 (11.11%) SAN
8 6 (11.11%) VPN
9 4 (7.41%) BGP
9 4 (7.41%) DNS
9 4 (7.41%) OSPF
10 3 (5.56%) DHCP
10 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.70%) Cisco Firepower
11 2 (3.70%) Internet
11 2 (3.70%) VLAN
12 1 (1.85%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (20.37%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Architect
1 19 (35.19%) Cisco Architect
1 19 (35.19%) Cisco Network Architect
1 19 (35.19%) Network Architect
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (20.37%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (20.37%) IT Manager
3 11 (20.37%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (12.96%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
2 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.81%) Private Cloud
4 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.70%) CMDB
6 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) ITIL
2 19 (35.19%) Presales
3 18 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 16 (29.63%) Mentoring
5 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (25.93%) Project Management
7 11 (20.37%) Technical Leadership
7 11 (20.37%) Technology Roadmap
8 9 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (9.26%) Coaching
9 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.56%) Change Management
10 3 (5.56%) High Availability
10 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.56%) Proactive Management
10 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (57.41%) CCNP
3 13 (24.07%) CCDP
4 8 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (9.26%) CCNA
6 1 (1.85%) CCIE
6 1 (1.85%) CISA
6 1 (1.85%) CISSP
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.85%) MCSA
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.85%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCCM
1 6 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) CASB
2 1 (1.85%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) HP
3 12 (22.22%) Juniper
4 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
4 11 (20.37%) Dell
5 8 (14.81%) F5
5 8 (14.81%) Meraki
5 8 (14.81%) Palo Alto
6 7 (12.96%) Zscaler
7 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.26%) VMware
9 2 (3.70%) SAP
9 2 (3.70%) Workday
10 1 (1.85%) BMC
10 1 (1.85%) ForeScout
10 1 (1.85%) Google
10 1 (1.85%) Infoblox