The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 52 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.69% 0.30% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.69% 2.33% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
North 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 Harrogate region.

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 29.78% 12.91% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 120 42 20
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Network Security
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Harrogate

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) RIP
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (30.77%) Network Design
4 4 (30.77%) NetScaler
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) FortiGate
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 3 (23.08%) nginx
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) RIP
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) NetScaler
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 3 (23.08%) ADSL
5 3 (23.08%) Broadband
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Junior
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
1 3 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Huawei
3 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.69%) Polycom
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper