The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 49 50 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.35% 1.19% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 6.45% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Median salary £37,500 £58,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.17% +23.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,750 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £72,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 76 62 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 21.23% 18.51% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 75 55 37
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Worcestershire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Worcestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bromsgrove - 6 £37,500 -
Evesham - 3 £27,500 -
Worcester -14 1 £27,500 -53.19%
Malvern - 1 £50,000 - 1
Redditch - 1 £42,500 - 1
Network Security
West Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (67.86%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (57.14%) DNS
4 16 (57.14%) DHCP
4 16 (57.14%) SNMP
5 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 15 (53.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (42.86%) CCNA
6 12 (42.86%) Firewall
7 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (35.71%) PKI
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco Prime
7 10 (35.71%) CCNP
7 10 (35.71%) RIP
7 10 (35.71%) Intranet
7 10 (35.71%) Internet
7 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
7 10 (35.71%) Client/Server
7 10 (35.71%) High Availability
7 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 10 (35.71%) DMVPN
7 10 (35.71%) Regulatory Compliance
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (28.57%) SANS
9 8 (28.57%) Cyber Attack

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (57.14%) DHCP
2 16 (57.14%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) SNMP
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (53.57%) WAN
4 12 (42.86%) Firewall
5 10 (35.71%) DMVPN
5 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
5 10 (35.71%) Internet
5 10 (35.71%) Intranet
5 10 (35.71%) RIP
6 6 (21.43%) FTP
6 6 (21.43%) HTTP
6 6 (21.43%) ICMP
6 6 (21.43%) IPv4
6 6 (21.43%) IPv6
6 6 (21.43%) POP3
6 6 (21.43%) SMTP
6 6 (21.43%) VPN
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Support
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.57%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Client/Server
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
1 10 (35.71%) PKI
2 8 (28.57%) Cyber Attack
3 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (35.71%) High Availability
1 10 (35.71%) Regulatory Compliance
2 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 8 (28.57%) SIEM
3 7 (25.00%) Information Security
4 6 (21.43%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 6 (21.43%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
5 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Presales
7 1 (3.57%) QMS
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCNA
3 10 (35.71%) CCNP
4 8 (28.57%) SANS
5 7 (25.00%) CISSP
6 6 (21.43%) GCIA
6 6 (21.43%) GCIH
7 2 (7.14%) CREST Certified
7 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) GIAC
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago