The median annual salary for a Network Security Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security Consultant
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 - 259
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.062% - 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% - 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6220 5501 6277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.16% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5166 4661 5007
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Network Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Consultant in the North West

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network Security Consultant in the North West

Network Security Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Manchester - 4 - -
Network Security Consultant
England

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Network Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Network Security Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Network Security
1 23 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 21 (91.30%) Retail
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 21 (91.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 21 (91.30%) CCNP
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (65.22%) Splunk
4 13 (56.52%) Fortinet
4 13 (56.52%) CCSE
4 13 (56.52%) CCSA
4 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
4 13 (56.52%) CCIE
4 13 (56.52%) CCSP
4 13 (56.52%) FortiGate
5 8 (34.78%) NetScaler
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (34.78%) Riverbed
5 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) CISSP
6 2 (8.70%) IIS
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Network Security
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
3 8 (34.78%) NetScaler
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) VPN
General
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
1 21 (91.30%) Pharmaceutical
1 21 (91.30%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Compliance Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Information Security
1 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
1 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (8.70%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
1 2 (8.70%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
1 2 (8.70%) Threat Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) CCNP
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCIE
2 13 (56.52%) CCSA
2 13 (56.52%) CCSE
2 13 (56.52%) CCSP
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) IISP
4 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Splunk
3 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
3 13 (56.52%) Fortinet
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 8 (34.78%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.70%) ArcSight