Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
England > North East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 94 107
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.50% 1.06% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 5.11% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 10
North East median annual salary £70,000 £36,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.78% +9.77% +10.83%
10th Percentile £62,500 £26,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £86,250 £52,200 £36,635
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.91% +3.00%

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 191 235 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.62% 20.67% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 166 209 234
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,375 £21,200 £25,650
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 -17 6 £70,000 +71.78% 7
Northumberland +11 1 - - 1
Network Security
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCDP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 4 (57.14%) Presales
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) NeoLoad
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VSAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless Security
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
2 2 (28.57%) Gatling
2 2 (28.57%) GitLab
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) NeoLoad
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Network Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCDP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Consul
2 2 (28.57%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (28.57%) Grafana
2 2 (28.57%) Kibana
2 2 (28.57%) logstash
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Rancher
2 2 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) AppDynamics
2 2 (28.57%) Dynatrace
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat