The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 70 64
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.18% 0.46% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.43% 4.29% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Median salary £27,500 £65,000 £48,003
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.69% +35.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £43,800 £43,507
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £65,000 £75,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 53 70 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.53% 10.62% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 66 89
Median salary £29,500 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.49% +1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Staffordshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Staffordshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Stoke-on-Trent +11 4 £27,500 -28.57% 1
Network Security
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) CCNA
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (61.11%) MCSE
4 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2
5 9 (50.00%) Qualys
5 9 (50.00%) CCNP
5 9 (50.00%) Security Operations
6 8 (44.44%) SIEM
6 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (44.44%) SSCP
6 8 (44.44%) CEH
6 8 (44.44%) CISMP
6 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (44.44%) CCSA
6 8 (44.44%) CISSP
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) OSPF
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) MPLS
4 2 (11.11%) Multicast
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) WLAN
5 1 (5.56%) IPv4
5 1 (5.56%) IPv6
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) RIP
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CCNA
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (61.11%) MCSE
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) CCSA
3 8 (44.44%) CEH
3 8 (44.44%) CISMP
3 8 (44.44%) CISSP
3 8 (44.44%) SSCP
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Qualys
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
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