The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 107 142 135
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 37 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.47% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.89% 2.01% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 12
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.06%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
628 697 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.01% 25.85% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 436 545 434
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford - 16 £39,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +10 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Stevenage - 3 £39,500 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 26 (52.00%) Cisco
3 25 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (46.00%) CheckPoint
5 21 (42.00%) CCNA
6 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
6 16 (32.00%) LAN
7 13 (26.00%) Windows
7 13 (26.00%) Juniper
7 13 (26.00%) Wireless
7 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (24.00%) Linux
8 12 (24.00%) VPN
9 11 (22.00%) WAN
9 11 (22.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (22.00%) VLAN
10 10 (20.00%) DNS
10 10 (20.00%) CCNP
11 9 (18.00%) Reverse Proxy
11 9 (18.00%) Nessus
11 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
12 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (16.00%) Information Security
13 7 (14.00%) CCSA
13 7 (14.00%) CISM
13 7 (14.00%) Citrix
13 7 (14.00%) SQL
14 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.00%) SSL
14 6 (12.00%) SLA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (32.00%) LAN
3 13 (26.00%) Wireless
3 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (24.00%) VPN
5 11 (22.00%) WAN
5 11 (22.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (22.00%) VLAN
6 10 (20.00%) DNS
7 9 (18.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (12.00%) SSL
9 5 (10.00%) Junos
9 5 (10.00%) SAN
9 5 (10.00%) Internet
9 5 (10.00%) MPLS
9 5 (10.00%) TACACS
9 5 (10.00%) DHCP
10 4 (8.00%) NAS
10 4 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Security Specialist
3 12 (24.00%) Security Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Network Specialist
5 7 (14.00%) Network Security Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Information Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support
8 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.00%) Support Specialist
9 2 (4.00%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (8.00%) SecurID
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) UNIX
5 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Information Security
2 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (8.00%) Change Management
5 3 (6.00%) Data Security
5 3 (6.00%) Fault Management
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Security Management
6 2 (4.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (10.00%) Java
2 5 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) CCNA
3 10 (20.00%) CCNP
4 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) CCSA
5 7 (14.00%) CISM
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (10.00%) GPEN
7 5 (10.00%) CISA
7 5 (10.00%) CISSP
8 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.00%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (6.00%) GWAPT
8 3 (6.00%) CCSE
8 3 (6.00%) MCITP
8 3 (6.00%) Degree
8 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
8 3 (6.00%) MCP
8 3 (6.00%) MCSE
9 2 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.00%) SLA
3 5 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.00%) Nmap
1 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Nessus
2 3 (6.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Cisco
2 23 (46.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (26.00%) Juniper
4 7 (14.00%) Citrix
5 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) F5
7 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.00%) Nokia
8 2 (4.00%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.00%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.00%) Foundry
9 1 (2.00%) Aruba
9 1 (2.00%) VMware
9 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.00%) McAfee
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago