The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 54 79 76
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.08% 0.27% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 1.23% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Median salary £46,250 £53,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.95% +22.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £50,000
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 93 162 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.76% 21.57% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 77 105 141
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £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 Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Northamptonshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Northamptonshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Northampton +26 3 £42,500 -20.93%
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
Network Security
East Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) Unified Communications
3 6 (50.00%) VLAN
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) Brocade
5 3 (25.00%) SCOM
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (16.67%) SaaS
6 2 (16.67%) Qualys
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) CISM
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) GSEC
6 2 (16.67%) CEH
6 2 (16.67%) CISSP
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Unified Communications
1 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 6 (50.00%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (8.33%) PBX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CEH
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Brocade
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) Qualys
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft