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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 68 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 70 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.47% 1.34% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.47% 6.15% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 49 19 21
Median salary £44,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £45,500 £41,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.75%
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
425 537 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.06% 21.80% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 343 368 453
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +39 26 £44,500 -31.53% 2
Welwyn Garden City +7 8 £47,500 -
Borehamwood +17 6 £42,500 +30.76%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £65,000 - 2
Rickmansworth +7 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 81 (69.83%) Cisco
2 75 (64.66%) Firewall
3 71 (61.21%) VPN
4 62 (53.45%) WAN
5 60 (51.72%) LAN
6 59 (50.86%) ITIL
7 55 (47.41%) Cisco Certification
8 52 (44.83%) TCP/IP
9 48 (41.38%) Juniper
10 45 (38.79%) Network Design
11 43 (37.07%) Wireless
12 42 (36.21%) Windows
13 37 (31.90%) Microsoft
13 37 (31.90%) Security Cleared
14 36 (31.03%) ISDN
15 35 (30.17%) Linux
16 34 (29.31%) Broadband
16 34 (29.31%) CCNA
16 34 (29.31%) SC Cleared
17 32 (27.59%) Network Monitoring
18 30 (25.86%) CheckPoint
19 29 (25.00%) DV Cleared
20 27 (23.28%) e-Health
20 27 (23.28%) JNCIP
20 27 (23.28%) JNCIE
21 26 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
21 26 (22.41%) IPsec
21 26 (22.41%) Data Centre
22 25 (21.55%) JNCIA
22 25 (21.55%) JNCIS

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 12 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (64.66%) Firewall
2 71 (61.21%) VPN
3 62 (53.45%) WAN
4 60 (51.72%) LAN
5 52 (44.83%) TCP/IP
6 43 (37.07%) Wireless
7 36 (31.03%) ISDN
8 34 (29.31%) Broadband
9 26 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (22.41%) IPsec
10 16 (13.79%) SSH
11 15 (12.93%) DNS
11 15 (12.93%) Spanning Tree
12 14 (12.07%) DHCP
13 11 (9.48%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (7.76%) SAN
15 8 (6.90%) IP Telephony
15 8 (6.90%) VLAN
16 6 (5.17%) SSL
16 6 (5.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) MySQL
1 16 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (14.66%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.59%) Local Government
3 3 (2.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Military
5 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Network Engineer
2 41 (35.34%) Support Engineer
3 28 (24.14%) Network Support
4 26 (22.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 26 (22.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 25 (21.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 22 (18.97%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 22 (18.97%) Cisco Support
6 22 (18.97%) Juniper Engineer
7 19 (16.38%) Juniper Support
8 18 (15.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 14 (12.07%) Architect
10 9 (7.76%) Analyst
10 9 (7.76%) Network Architect
10 9 (7.76%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) Security Engineer
11 8 (6.90%) Consultant
11 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
12 7 (6.03%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.72%) Middleware
2 1 (0.86%) Django
2 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) e-Health
2 26 (22.41%) Data Centre
3 22 (18.97%) Management Information System
4 16 (13.79%) PACS
5 9 (7.76%) EqualLogic
6 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.17%) Cybercrime
7 5 (4.31%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (3.45%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.45%) Spread Betting
8 4 (3.45%) Statistics
8 4 (3.45%) User Experience
9 3 (2.59%) Public Cloud
9 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.72%) Fintech
10 2 (1.72%) PKI
11 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.21%) Windows
2 35 (30.17%) Linux
3 23 (19.83%) Unix
4 15 (12.93%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.86%) ITIL
2 45 (38.79%) Network Design
3 32 (27.59%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (13.79%) ITIL V3
4 16 (13.79%) Problem Management
4 16 (13.79%) Workflow
5 15 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (12.93%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.48%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (9.48%) Presales
6 11 (9.48%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (8.62%) Asset Management
7 10 (8.62%) Change Management
7 10 (8.62%) Coaching
8 9 (7.76%) Information Security
8 9 (7.76%) Network Management
9 8 (6.90%) Analytics
9 8 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.90%) Network Architecture
9 8 (6.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) SQL
2 17 (14.66%) Python
3 16 (13.79%) Perl
3 16 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (47.41%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (31.90%) Security Cleared
3 34 (29.31%) CCNA
3 34 (29.31%) SC Cleared
4 29 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 27 (23.28%) JNCIE
5 27 (23.28%) JNCIP
6 25 (21.55%) JNCIA
6 25 (21.55%) JNCIS
7 24 (20.69%) CCNP
8 15 (12.93%) CISSP
9 10 (8.62%) CCDP
9 10 (8.62%) CCIE
10 7 (6.03%) Degree
11 6 (5.17%) CISA
11 6 (5.17%) CISM
11 6 (5.17%) GIAC
12 5 (4.31%) CCSE
13 3 (2.59%) CEH
13 3 (2.59%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.10%) PCI DSS
2 19 (16.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.59%) GPG13
3 3 (2.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.48%) vSphere
4 3 (2.59%) KVM
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.59%) XenApp
4 3 (2.59%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.59%) QRadar
3 3 (2.59%) RSA Security Analytics
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 81 (69.83%) Cisco
2 48 (41.38%) Juniper
3 37 (31.90%) Microsoft
4 30 (25.86%) CheckPoint
5 19 (16.38%) VMware
6 17 (14.66%) F5
7 16 (13.79%) Sybase
8 12 (10.34%) Palo Alto
9 11 (9.48%) Avaya
10 9 (7.76%) 3PAR
10 9 (7.76%) Dell
10 9 (7.76%) HP
11 7 (6.03%) Sourcefire
11 7 (6.03%) Splunk
12 6 (5.17%) Aruba
12 6 (5.17%) NetApp
12 6 (5.17%) Oracle
13 5 (4.31%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
14 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
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