Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 70 86
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 18 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.80% 1.59% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.84% 11.36% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 14
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -31.25% +128.57%
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -15.38% +52.94%

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 166 88 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.82% 13.99% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 121 67 150
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.64% -20.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Warrington

Network Security
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Warrington

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Warrington over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
4 13 (72.22%) IPsec
4 13 (72.22%) SSL
5 12 (66.67%) VoIP
5 12 (66.67%) Wireshark
5 12 (66.67%) Riverbed
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (61.11%) Windows
6 11 (61.11%) DNS
6 11 (61.11%) DHCP
6 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 11 (61.11%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (55.56%) NX-OS
7 10 (55.56%) DMVPN
7 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (55.56%) xDSL
7 10 (55.56%) F5
7 10 (55.56%) ITIL V3
7 10 (55.56%) CCNP
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (55.56%) MPLS
7 10 (55.56%) OSPF
7 10 (55.56%) BGP
7 10 (55.56%) EIGRP
7 10 (55.56%) TACACS
7 10 (55.56%) Service Management
7 10 (55.56%) Ethernet

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) VPN
3 13 (72.22%) IPsec
3 13 (72.22%) SSL
4 12 (66.67%) VoIP
4 12 (66.67%) Wireshark
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (61.11%) DHCP
5 11 (61.11%) DNS
6 10 (55.56%) BGP
6 10 (55.56%) DMVPN
6 10 (55.56%) EIGRP
6 10 (55.56%) Ethernet
6 10 (55.56%) MPLS
6 10 (55.56%) NX-OS
6 10 (55.56%) OSPF
6 10 (55.56%) SNMP
6 10 (55.56%) TACACS
6 10 (55.56%) WAN
6 10 (55.56%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Life Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 10 (55.56%) ITSM
2 10 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 10 (55.56%) Service Management
3 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Runbook
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCNP
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.56%) RSA enVision
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Riverbed
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) F5
5 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
8 1 (5.56%) SAP