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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 125 112 121
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 32 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 1.29% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 5.67% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,150 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,750 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
505 564 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.97% 22.80% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 347 452 349
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 10 £55,000 -
Watford -16 5 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £47,500 -
Berkhamsted - 3 - -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 39 (59.09%) Firewall
3 29 (43.94%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (39.39%) Data Centre
5 24 (36.36%) Juniper
6 23 (34.85%) CCNP
6 23 (34.85%) WAN
7 22 (33.33%) LAN
8 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 21 (31.82%) ITIL
8 21 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (30.30%) VLAN
10 18 (27.27%) IP Telephony
10 18 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (25.76%) Finance
11 17 (25.76%) CheckPoint
11 17 (25.76%) Project Management
12 16 (24.24%) Thin Client
12 16 (24.24%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
12 16 (24.24%) Citrix
12 16 (24.24%) Web Services
12 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
12 16 (24.24%) DNS
12 16 (24.24%) Advertising
12 16 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (24.24%) Network Design
12 16 (24.24%) Fat Client
12 16 (24.24%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (22.73%) F5

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (24.24%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.06%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (59.09%) Firewall
2 23 (34.85%) WAN
3 22 (33.33%) LAN
4 20 (30.30%) VLAN
5 18 (27.27%) IP Telephony
6 16 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (24.24%) DNS
7 8 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.09%) SSL
9 5 (7.58%) OSPF
9 5 (7.58%) BGP
10 4 (6.06%) VPN
11 3 (4.55%) VoIP
11 3 (4.55%) CTI
11 3 (4.55%) Wireless
11 3 (4.55%) IPsec
12 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
12 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Advertising
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Network Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Information Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Data Centre
2 21 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (24.24%) Fat Client
3 16 (24.24%) Thin Client
4 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.55%) Statistics
6 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) UNIX
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) ITIL
2 17 (25.76%) Project Management
3 16 (24.24%) Network Design
4 11 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 10 (15.15%) SDLC
6 7 (10.61%) Change Management
7 4 (6.06%) CRM
7 4 (6.06%) Information Security
8 3 (4.55%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.55%) Line Management
8 3 (4.55%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.03%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (3.03%) Network Management
9 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.03%) Change Control
9 2 (3.03%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) C
1 1 (1.52%) C++
1 1 (1.52%) Java
1 1 (1.52%) Perl
1 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (43.94%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (34.85%) CCNP
3 16 (24.24%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (16.67%) CCDP
5 10 (15.15%) HND
5 10 (15.15%) Degree
6 9 (13.64%) CISSP
7 6 (9.09%) CCIE
8 4 (6.06%) CCSE
9 3 (4.55%) CCSP
9 3 (4.55%) CCNA
10 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.06%) vSphere
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) XenApp
4 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 24 (36.36%) Juniper
3 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.76%) CheckPoint
5 16 (24.24%) Citrix
6 15 (22.73%) F5
7 6 (9.09%) LogRhythm
7 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 6 (9.09%) IronPort
8 5 (7.58%) Symantec
9 4 (6.06%) Trend Micro
9 4 (6.06%) Sourcefire
10 3 (4.55%) Remedy
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle
11 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.03%) Splunk
11 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.52%) Crossbeam
12 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
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