Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 44 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.67% 4.23% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.13% 15.00% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 7
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -42.31% +116.67%
10th Percentile £25,925 £22,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,500 £55,000 £72,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 92 140 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 18.89% 28.17% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 134 93
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,500 £23,800
90th Percentile £68,125 £51,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 6 months to 16 January 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
Worcester -2 7 £77,500 +106.67% 2
Malvern -10 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Evesham - 3 £31,500 -
Network Security
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (38.46%) Information Assurance
3 5 (38.46%) NIST 800
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
5 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) QMS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) PhD
6 2 (15.38%) DMZ
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall

Network Security
Co-occurring 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 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) MPLS
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) DMZ
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) IPsec
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) French Language
1 2 (15.38%) German Language
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Security Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Security Solutions Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Sales Support
3 2 (15.38%) Sales Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (38.46%) Information Assurance
2 5 (38.46%) Network Design
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
3 3 (23.08%) QMS
3 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.69%) FPGA Design
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
5 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) PhD
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) NIST 800
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft