Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 142 187
Rank change year-on-year -13 +45 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 89 103 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.61% 1.91% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 9.59% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 112
Surrey median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.68% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,000 £55,450
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 1,051 1,074 1,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.96% 19.94% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 859 911 1,437
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,500
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +1.18% -1.73% +2.98%

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 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
Reigate -10 29 £47,500 +18.75%
Guildford -14 10 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Leatherhead +7 9 £46,000 +22.67% 1
Redhill - 7 £52,500 -
Godalming - 7 £57,500 - 1
Woking +4 5 £53,500 +12.63% 1
Staines +4 3 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £18,000 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Network Security
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 69 (77.53%) Firewall
2 48 (53.93%) Cisco
3 33 (37.08%) VPN
4 31 (34.83%) Active Directory
5 29 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (31.46%) CCNP
6 28 (31.46%) Palo Alto
7 26 (29.21%) Finance
8 24 (26.97%) Information Security
8 24 (26.97%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (26.97%) CISSP
8 24 (26.97%) Windows
8 24 (26.97%) WAN
8 24 (26.97%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (24.72%) CISM
10 21 (23.60%) Juniper
10 21 (23.60%) OSPF
10 21 (23.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 21 (23.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (22.47%) DNS
12 19 (21.35%) DHCP
12 19 (21.35%) Load Balancing
12 19 (21.35%) Process Improvement
12 19 (21.35%) Windows Server
13 18 (20.22%) Data Centre
13 18 (20.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (20.22%) Wireless
13 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (19.10%) Ethernet

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 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.97%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (23.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (15.73%) Office 365
4 6 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.74%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (6.74%) IaaS
4 6 (6.74%) PaaS
5 5 (5.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (5.62%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (77.53%) Firewall
2 33 (37.08%) VPN
3 24 (26.97%) WAN
4 21 (23.60%) OSPF
5 20 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (22.47%) DNS
6 19 (21.35%) DHCP
7 18 (20.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (20.22%) Wireless
8 17 (19.10%) Ethernet
8 17 (19.10%) LAN
8 17 (19.10%) VoIP
9 15 (16.85%) IPsec
9 15 (16.85%) SNMP
10 13 (14.61%) BGP
10 13 (14.61%) SSL
11 12 (13.48%) TCP/IP
12 9 (10.11%) VLAN
13 7 (7.87%) IP Telephony
14 6 (6.74%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.62%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (29.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Analyst
3 15 (16.85%) Security Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Security Engineer
5 13 (14.61%) Information Analyst
5 13 (14.61%) Information Security Analyst
5 13 (14.61%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Consultant
8 6 (6.74%) Network Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Administrator
9 5 (5.62%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Implementation Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) REST
2 3 (3.37%) HTML
2 3 (3.37%) JSON
2 3 (3.37%) SOAP
2 3 (3.37%) WSDL
2 3 (3.37%) XML
2 3 (3.37%) XSL
3 1 (1.12%) COM
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.98%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.87%) Clustering
3 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.74%) PKI
4 6 (6.74%) Replication
5 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.49%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.37%) NHS
7 3 (3.37%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.25%) CESG
8 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) Windows Server
3 9 (10.11%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Information Security
1 24 (26.97%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (21.35%) Load Balancing
2 19 (21.35%) Process Improvement
3 18 (20.22%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (17.98%) Information Security Management
4 16 (17.98%) Security Management
5 15 (16.85%) Due Diligence
6 14 (15.73%) ITIL
6 14 (15.73%) Network Virtualisation
6 14 (15.73%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (13.48%) Change Management
8 11 (12.36%) Network Management
8 11 (12.36%) Strategic Planning
9 10 (11.24%) IT Governance
9 10 (11.24%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (11.24%) Risk Analysis
10 9 (10.11%) Capacity Management
10 9 (10.11%) Coaching
10 9 (10.11%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.49%) SQL
3 3 (3.37%) Python
4 2 (2.25%) C
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (31.46%) CCNP
3 24 (26.97%) CISSP
4 22 (24.72%) CISM
5 12 (13.48%) CCNA
6 10 (11.24%) CRISC
6 10 (11.24%) GIAC
7 8 (8.99%) Degree
8 7 (7.87%) CISA
8 7 (7.87%) MCSE
8 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
9 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
10 5 (5.62%) CCDP
11 4 (4.49%) CCSE
12 3 (3.37%) CCDA
12 3 (3.37%) CCIE
12 3 (3.37%) CCSA
12 3 (3.37%) JNCIE
12 3 (3.37%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.74%) GDPR
3 5 (5.62%) COBIT
3 5 (5.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (4.49%) GPG13
4 4 (4.49%) QA
5 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.74%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (6.74%) XenApp
5 2 (2.25%) Firmware
6 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 48 (53.93%) Cisco
2 28 (31.46%) Palo Alto
3 21 (23.60%) Juniper
4 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.36%) CheckPoint
5 11 (12.36%) HP
6 10 (11.24%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.99%) F5
7 8 (8.99%) Oracle
7 8 (8.99%) VMware
8 7 (7.87%) Google
9 6 (6.74%) 3Com
9 6 (6.74%) Aruba
9 6 (6.74%) Avaya
9 6 (6.74%) Citrix
9 6 (6.74%) Meraki
9 6 (6.74%) Zerto
10 5 (5.62%) Dell
10 5 (5.62%) IBM
10 5 (5.62%) SAP