Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 63 97
Rank change year-on-year -28 +34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 38 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.36% 3.39% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 21.59% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 44 4
Staffordshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +3.70% -35.71%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £36,750 £61,875 £53,875
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.09%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 114 176 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.34% 15.70% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 99 148 137
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,900
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

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
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 6 months to 19 January 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
Tamworth - 2 £30,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +7 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Stoke-on-Trent +7 1 £30,000 -14.29%
Network Security
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Meraki
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Mitel
1 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (25.00%) VMware