Period
to 19 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 96 80
Rank change year-on-year +24 -16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.12% 0.095% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.49% 0.76% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 32
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,250 £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -17.24% -25.64%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £35,000 £65,625
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +29.41% +0.59% -15.50%

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 106 131 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.14% 12.44% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 151
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £23,771 £21,125 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -1.28% +2.63%

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 6 months to 19 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 - - 3
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Network Security
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) ADSL
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Mimecast

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) ADSL
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (33.33%) Data Privacy
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) HNC
2 2 (22.22%) HND
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp