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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 56 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.93% 1.50% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.00% 8.20% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 11
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 £45,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
50 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.71% 18.26% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 54
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bradford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 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 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Site Server
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Service Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Database Security
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
5 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Dell