The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 70 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 62 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.16% 1.30% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.78% 7.02% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 12
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £47,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.37% +9.41%
Network Security
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 456 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.04% 18.56% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 329 333 392
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +42 26 £44,500 -22.60% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 8 £47,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 6 £45,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £45,000 - 1
Rickmansworth +13 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 78 (65.00%) Cisco
2 76 (63.33%) Firewall
3 62 (51.67%) VPN
4 60 (50.00%) ITIL
5 56 (46.67%) WAN
5 56 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 55 (45.83%) LAN
7 51 (42.50%) Windows
7 51 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (36.67%) Juniper
8 44 (36.67%) Linux
9 41 (34.17%) Wireless
10 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
11 36 (30.00%) Network Design
11 36 (30.00%) PCI DSS
12 33 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
12 33 (27.50%) Broadband
13 32 (26.67%) CCNA
13 32 (26.67%) Security Cleared
14 30 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
14 30 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 30 (25.00%) Unix
14 30 (25.00%) IPsec
15 29 (24.17%) ISDN
15 29 (24.17%) SC Cleared
16 26 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 25 (20.83%) SQL
17 25 (20.83%) CCNP
17 25 (20.83%) Management Information System
18 24 (20.00%) DV Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.17%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (63.33%) Firewall
2 62 (51.67%) VPN
3 56 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 56 (46.67%) WAN
4 55 (45.83%) LAN
5 41 (34.17%) Wireless
6 33 (27.50%) Broadband
6 33 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (25.00%) IPsec
8 29 (24.17%) ISDN
9 18 (15.00%) SSH
10 16 (13.33%) DNS
11 15 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
12 13 (10.83%) DHCP
13 11 (9.17%) IP Telephony
13 11 (9.17%) VLAN
14 10 (8.33%) WLAN
15 9 (7.50%) Wireshark
16 8 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 7 (5.83%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.00%) MySQL
1 18 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.17%) Local Government
4 2 (1.67%) Military
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (40.83%) Network Engineer
2 39 (32.50%) Support Engineer
3 25 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 25 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 24 (20.00%) Network Support
5 21 (17.50%) Network Support Engineer
6 19 (15.83%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 19 (15.83%) Cisco Support
7 18 (15.00%) Juniper Engineer
8 16 (13.33%) Juniper Support
9 15 (12.50%) Analyst
9 15 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) Architect
11 9 (7.50%) Network Architect
11 9 (7.50%) Security Analyst
12 8 (6.67%) Consultant
12 8 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
12 8 (6.67%) Network Consultant
12 8 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 24 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 22 (18.33%) e-Health
4 16 (13.33%) PACS
5 6 (5.00%) Cybercrime
5 6 (5.00%) EqualLogic
6 5 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.33%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.33%) Statistics
7 4 (3.33%) User Experience
8 3 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.50%) Spread Betting
8 3 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.67%) Fintech
10 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.50%) Windows
2 44 (36.67%) Linux
3 30 (25.00%) Unix
4 14 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.00%) ITIL
2 36 (30.00%) Network Design
3 30 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 18 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 18 (15.00%) Workflow
5 15 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 14 (11.67%) Information Security
7 13 (10.83%) Network Management
7 13 (10.83%) SIEM
8 12 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (10.00%) Presales
8 12 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (9.17%) Asset Management
10 10 (8.33%) Analytics
10 10 (8.33%) Change Management
11 9 (7.50%) Risk Management
12 8 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.83%) SQL
2 21 (17.50%) Python
3 18 (15.00%) Perl
3 18 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.67%) CCNA
2 32 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 29 (24.17%) SC Cleared
4 25 (20.83%) CCNP
5 24 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 21 (17.50%) JNCIE
6 21 (17.50%) JNCIP
7 20 (16.67%) JNCIA
7 20 (16.67%) JNCIS
8 19 (15.83%) CISSP
9 10 (8.33%) CCDP
10 8 (6.67%) CCIE
10 8 (6.67%) GIAC
11 7 (5.83%) CISA
11 7 (5.83%) CISM
12 5 (4.17%) CCSE
12 5 (4.17%) Degree
12 5 (4.17%) ISACA
12 5 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 26 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (3.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.83%) KVM
4 6 (5.00%) vSphere
5 5 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.17%) XenApp
5 5 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (4.17%) QRadar
2 5 (4.17%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (3.33%) Nessus
4 3 (2.50%) Nmap
5 2 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (65.00%) Cisco
2 44 (36.67%) Juniper
3 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 30 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 20 (16.67%) VMware
6 18 (15.00%) Sybase
7 16 (13.33%) F5
8 11 (9.17%) Palo Alto
9 10 (8.33%) Sourcefire
10 9 (7.50%) Splunk
11 7 (5.83%) Avaya
11 7 (5.83%) NetApp
11 7 (5.83%) Oracle
12 6 (5.00%) 3PAR
12 6 (5.00%) Aruba
12 6 (5.00%) Dell
12 6 (5.00%) Forcepoint
12 6 (5.00%) HP
13 5 (4.17%) AlgoSec
13 5 (4.17%) Trend Micro
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