Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 88 94
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.31% 0.59% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 3.95% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £32,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.79% +5.74% -49.17%
10th Percentile £39,250 £27,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £66,556 £36,375 £46,941
North East median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +14.75% -49.17%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 221 152 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.09% 15.06% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 198 137 74
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £21,425 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £54,625
North East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -7.45%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 2 £68,014 +110.90% 2
Sunderland - 2 £45,000 -
Network Security
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (25.00%) MBCS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

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 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) CITP
2 1 (25.00%) IISP
2 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (25.00%) MBCS
2 1 (25.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (25.00%) NIST 800
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (25.00%) NetIQ