The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 53 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.54% 2.37% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 12.31% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,875 £16,950
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £75,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.24%
Network Security
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 65 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.69% 19.23% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 66
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Bradford

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bradford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 2 (22.22%) Site Server
7 2 (22.22%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Site Server
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Service Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (11.11%) BT
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat