The median annual salary for a Network Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Manager
UK
Rank 849 943 937
Rank change year-on-year +94 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Manager 11 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.013% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 22
Median salary £57,500 £61,750 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.88% -14.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,250 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £55,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -1.81% -24.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Network Security Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 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
England +105 9 £63,500 -0.39% 1
London +77 6 £62,500 -1.96%
South East +62 3 £63,500 +15.45%
Scotland +33 2 £53,750 -2.27%
Glasgow +21 2 £53,750 -2.27%
Mitcham - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £63,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £52,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £63,500 -

Network Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 22 (66.67%) Network Security
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 13 (39.39%) WAN
4 10 (30.30%) LAN
4 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) WLAN
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) VLAN
5 8 (24.24%) SIEM
6 7 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (21.21%) Security Management
6 7 (21.21%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) DHCP
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) Internet
7 6 (18.18%) NHS
7 6 (18.18%) Banking
7 6 (18.18%) Retail
7 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 6 (18.18%) Network Management
8 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (15.15%) Information Security
8 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.12%) Windows
9 4 (12.12%) VMware

Network Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) Network Security
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
3 13 (39.39%) WAN
4 10 (30.30%) LAN
5 8 (24.24%) VLAN
5 8 (24.24%) WLAN
6 7 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (18.18%) DHCP
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) Internet
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.09%) DMZ
9 3 (9.09%) MPLS
10 2 (6.06%) Skype
10 2 (6.06%) VPN
10 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.06%) Wireless
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (3.03%) TACACS
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Law
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) NHS
2 3 (9.09%) iPad
2 3 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) CCTV
4 1 (3.03%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
1 8 (24.24%) SIEM
2 7 (21.21%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (21.21%) Security Management
2 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
3 6 (18.18%) Network Management
3 6 (18.18%) Service Management
4 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (15.15%) Information Security
5 4 (12.12%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
6 3 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (9.09%) Multichannel Retail
6 3 (9.09%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.09%) Presales
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CISA
1 2 (6.06%) CISSP
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 1 (3.03%) CCIP
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) PMO
4 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.12%) AlienVault
3 4 (12.12%) F5
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.06%) Sonus
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) Gemalto
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) NICE Systems
6 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow