Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 111 152
Rank change year-on-year +7 +41 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 96 117 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.74% 2.59% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 13.19% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 99 111 94
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £48,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.21% -8.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £69,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 757 887 1,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.60% 19.61% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 681 679 917
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -5.56%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Reigate +37 22 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Woking - 14 £65,000 - 1
Redhill -1 9 £35,000 -40.68%
Guildford -25 8 £37,500 - 2
Staines - 7 £65,000 - 1
Godalming - 5 £75,000 - 1
Horley - 4 £65,000 -
Tadworth - 2 £76,250 - 1
Farnham +13 1 £34,500 +6.84%
Camberley +11 1 £58,500 +46.25%
Dorking -4 1 £62,500 +19.05%
Banstead - 1 £67,500 -
Network Security
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 58 (60.42%) Firewall
2 45 (46.88%) TCP/IP
3 38 (39.58%) Information Security
4 37 (38.54%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (37.50%) Cisco
6 35 (36.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (31.25%) Degree
8 29 (30.21%) Palo Alto
9 28 (29.17%) Azure
10 27 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (28.13%) Finance
11 26 (27.08%) BGP
12 24 (25.00%) OSPF
13 23 (23.96%) SIEM
14 22 (22.92%) SolarWinds
14 22 (22.92%) CISSP
14 22 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (21.88%) Security Architecture
16 20 (20.83%) Aruba
16 20 (20.83%) DataPower
16 20 (20.83%) Meraki
16 20 (20.83%) IBM
16 20 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
17 19 (19.79%) ITIL
18 18 (18.75%) CISM
18 18 (18.75%) Data Protection
19 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
19 17 (17.71%) Management Information System
19 17 (17.71%) Windows
20 16 (16.67%) WAN

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.04%) nginx
3 1 (1.04%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Azure
2 9 (9.38%) AWS
3 6 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.04%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (60.42%) Firewall
2 45 (46.88%) TCP/IP
3 27 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (27.08%) BGP
5 24 (25.00%) OSPF
6 20 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (16.67%) WAN
8 12 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (12.50%) VPN
9 11 (11.46%) Ethernet
10 9 (9.38%) LAN
11 8 (8.33%) VLAN
12 7 (7.29%) DHCP
13 6 (6.25%) Wireless
14 5 (5.21%) IPsec
15 4 (4.17%) SAN
15 4 (4.17%) SSL
16 3 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 3 (3.13%) MPLS
16 3 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) MySQL
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
3 1 (1.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Security Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Architect
3 11 (11.46%) Information Officer
3 11 (11.46%) Information Security Officer
3 11 (11.46%) Security Architect
3 11 (11.46%) Security Officer
3 11 (11.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Information Security Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Network Architect
5 7 (7.29%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) IoT Software Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.17%) Information Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) Ajax
2 1 (1.04%) CSS
2 1 (1.04%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) jQuery
2 1 (1.04%) Laravel
2 1 (1.04%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.04%) Memcached
2 1 (1.04%) OpenID
2 1 (1.04%) REST
2 1 (1.04%) SAML
2 1 (1.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (1.04%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) DataPower
2 17 (17.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.29%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.17%) CMDB
6 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.04%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) Information Security
2 37 (38.54%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (23.96%) SIEM
4 22 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (21.88%) Security Architecture
6 19 (19.79%) ITIL
7 18 (18.75%) Data Protection
8 15 (15.63%) Decision-Making
8 15 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (13.54%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (12.50%) Security Management
10 12 (12.50%) Security Operations
10 12 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (11.46%) Computer Security
11 11 (11.46%) Data Security
11 11 (11.46%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (11.46%) OWASP
11 11 (11.46%) Time Management
11 11 (11.46%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.25%) C
3 6 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.04%) C#
4 1 (1.04%) Java
4 1 (1.04%) PHP
4 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Degree
2 22 (22.92%) CISSP
3 18 (18.75%) CISM
4 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
5 15 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (14.58%) CCNP
7 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
8 9 (9.38%) CISA
9 7 (7.29%) CCNA
10 5 (5.21%) CCIE
10 5 (5.21%) CISMP
10 5 (5.21%) SSCP
11 4 (4.17%) CRISC
11 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
11 4 (4.17%) IISP
11 4 (4.17%) JNCIP
11 4 (4.17%) JNCIS
12 3 (3.13%) GIAC
13 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.04%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (36.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.58%) NIST
3 13 (13.54%) GDPR
4 7 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (4.17%) NCSC
6 1 (1.04%) COBIT
6 1 (1.04%) NIST 800
6 1 (1.04%) QA
6 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
1 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.25%) Docker
4 2 (2.08%) Firmware
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Kibana
1 1 (1.04%) logstash
1 1 (1.04%) Nessus
1 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (37.50%) Cisco
2 29 (30.21%) Palo Alto
3 22 (22.92%) SolarWinds
4 20 (20.83%) Aruba
4 20 (20.83%) IBM
4 20 (20.83%) Meraki
5 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (11.46%) VMware
6 8 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.33%) F5
7 5 (5.21%) Juniper
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix
9 2 (2.08%) Dell
9 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.08%) IronPort
9 2 (2.08%) Polycom
9 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.08%) Siemens
9 2 (2.08%) Zscaler
10 1 (1.04%) AlgoSec