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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 117 102 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 1.99% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.18% 8.24% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 38
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
340 546 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.51% 24.12% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 245 448 396
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -7 8 £47,000 -21.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead +6 7 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Borehamwood - 1 £50,000 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 27 (62.79%) Cisco
3 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (41.86%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (37.21%) Information Security
6 13 (30.23%) Juniper
6 13 (30.23%) VPN
6 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
6 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (27.91%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (27.91%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (27.91%) WAN
7 12 (27.91%) CCNP
7 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
7 12 (27.91%) Presales
8 11 (25.58%) CISSP
8 11 (25.58%) LAN
9 10 (23.26%) CCIE
9 10 (23.26%) Windows
9 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
9 10 (23.26%) Data Centre
9 10 (23.26%) Palo Alto
10 8 (18.60%) CISM
10 8 (18.60%) MPLS
10 8 (18.60%) GSEC
10 8 (18.60%) CEH
10 8 (18.60%) JNCIA
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Storage

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:

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (30.23%) VPN
3 12 (27.91%) WAN
4 11 (25.58%) LAN
5 8 (18.60%) MPLS
6 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (13.95%) IPsec
8 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (11.63%) DMZ
8 5 (11.63%) IP Telephony
8 5 (11.63%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (11.63%) VLAN
9 4 (9.30%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
10 3 (6.98%) Wireless
10 3 (6.98%) WLAN
11 2 (4.65%) Broadband
11 2 (4.65%) Internet
11 2 (4.65%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
1 14 (32.56%) Security Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Information Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Information Security Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Network Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Network Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Network Security Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Architect
6 6 (13.95%) Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Network Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Security Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) e-Health
4 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (37.21%) Information Security
3 12 (27.91%) Ethical Hacking
3 12 (27.91%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (27.91%) Presales
4 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (9.30%) SIEM
7 3 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.98%) Data Security
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.98%) Network Design
7 3 (6.98%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (6.98%) Service Management
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C#
1 3 (6.98%) Java
1 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.91%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) CISSP
4 10 (23.26%) CCIE
5 8 (18.60%) CEH
5 8 (18.60%) CISM
5 8 (18.60%) GSEC
5 8 (18.60%) JNCIA
6 6 (13.95%) CCSA
6 6 (13.95%) CCSE
6 6 (13.95%) GIAC
7 4 (9.30%) CCNA
8 2 (4.65%) CISA
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIE
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) SSCP
9 1 (2.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.98%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Juniper
3 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
4 10 (23.26%) Palo Alto
5 6 (13.95%) F5
6 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec
6 4 (9.30%) VMware
7 3 (6.98%) EMC
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.98%) NetApp
7 3 (6.98%) SAP
8 2 (4.65%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) NetWitness
9 1 (2.33%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.33%) Sybase
9 1 (2.33%) Veeam
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum 45-60K + excellent benefits + career progres
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Berkhamsted Schools Group
Salary: From £57,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago