Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1133 1242
Rank change year-on-year -28 +109 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Manager 28 86 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.048% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 24 81 59
UK median annual salary £57,500 £51,820 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.96% -23.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £47,250
90th Percentile £80,850 £90,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £51,820 £62,250
% change year-on-year -1.10% -16.76% +13.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Network Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Network Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Manager in the UK

Network Security Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Security Manager in the UK

Network Security Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Manager over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Manager in the UK

Network Security Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England -12 27 £57,500 +10.96% 1
London -31 15 £70,000 +16.67% 1
UK excluding London +3 13 £51,250 -1.10%
South East +38 7 £38,500 -23.00%
East of England - 3 £57,500 -
Midlands +11 1 - -
West Midlands +6 1 - -
North of England -7 1 £55,000 +6.14%
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -
North East - 1 £55,000 -

Network Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Network Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Network Security Manager in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) Network Security
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
5 7 (25.00%) Wireless
5 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 6 (21.43%) Information Security
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) CISSP
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
8 4 (14.29%) People Management
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) OWASP
8 4 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) Law
9 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.71%) Tandem
9 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) VPN
9 3 (10.71%) Apple

Network Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Network Security
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) LAN
3 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (10.71%) DWDM
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) VLAN
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.57%) SMS
7 1 (3.57%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Tandem
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Android
4 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (21.43%) Information Security
5 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) OWASP
6 4 (14.29%) People Management
6 4 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Network Virtualisation
7 3 (10.71%) Statistics
8 2 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 2 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CISSP
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) CCIE
3 3 (10.71%) CCNP
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 22301
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Apple
2 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.71%) McAfee
2 3 (10.71%) NETGEAR
2 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
3 2 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 2 (7.14%) IronPort
3 2 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.57%) VocaLink