The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 73 69
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.29% 0.85% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 4.90% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Median salary £44,000 £35,600 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.59% +18.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 102 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.51% 17.38% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 66 96 53
Median salary £38,000 £33,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.43% -0.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 1 £44,000 +23.59%
Network Security
North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper