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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / North East
Rank 70 74 77
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.48% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 1.72% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -54.54%  
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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 106 58 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 16.83% 9.06% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 99 48 55
Median salary £30,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.44% -10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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
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 3 months to 23 March 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
Tyne and Wear +13 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) Email Filtering
3 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management

Network Security
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Email Filtering
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
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