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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 116 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 32 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.62% 3.49% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 7
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
420 487 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.45% 20.97% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 383 320
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £66,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -11 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £47,500 -
Hertford - 2 £65,000 - 2
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 49 (71.01%) Cisco
2 41 (59.42%) Firewall
3 30 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (36.23%) Juniper
5 24 (34.78%) CCNP
5 24 (34.78%) Data Centre
6 22 (31.88%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (31.88%) WAN
6 22 (31.88%) LAN
6 22 (31.88%) Finance
6 22 (31.88%) Network Design
6 22 (31.88%) VLAN
7 21 (30.43%) ITIL
7 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 19 (27.54%) F5
9 18 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (26.09%) IP Telephony
10 17 (24.64%) Project Management
11 16 (23.19%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (23.19%) Citrix
11 16 (23.19%) Thin Client
11 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
11 16 (23.19%) DNS
11 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
11 16 (23.19%) Web Services
11 16 (23.19%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (23.19%) Advertising
11 16 (23.19%) Fat Client
11 16 (23.19%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (20.29%) Network Architecture

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (23.19%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.80%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (59.42%) Firewall
2 22 (31.88%) LAN
2 22 (31.88%) WAN
2 22 (31.88%) VLAN
3 18 (26.09%) IP Telephony
4 16 (23.19%) DNS
4 16 (23.19%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (14.49%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 8 (11.59%) SSL
8 6 (8.70%) OSPF
8 6 (8.70%) BGP
8 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (7.25%) Wireless
10 4 (5.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (5.80%) BIG-IP
11 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
11 3 (4.35%) CTI
11 3 (4.35%) VPN
11 3 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 16 (23.19%) Advertising
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Architect
2 16 (23.19%) Network Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Network Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Security Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Tester
8 3 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 22 (31.88%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (23.19%) Thin Client
3 16 (23.19%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.35%) Statistics
7 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Network Design
2 21 (30.43%) ITIL
3 17 (24.64%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Network Architecture
5 12 (17.39%) SDLC
6 6 (8.70%) Change Management
7 5 (7.25%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.80%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.80%) Change Control
8 4 (5.80%) CRM
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.35%) Information Security
9 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (4.35%) SIEM
9 3 (4.35%) Line Management
10 2 (2.90%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) C
2 3 (4.35%) C++
2 3 (4.35%) Java
2 3 (4.35%) Perl
2 3 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (34.78%) CCNP
3 16 (23.19%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (20.29%) CCDP
5 13 (18.84%) Degree
5 13 (18.84%) HND
6 9 (13.04%) CISSP
7 5 (7.25%) CCSP
8 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.80%) CCIE
8 4 (5.80%) CCNA
9 2 (2.90%) CISA
9 2 (2.90%) CEH
9 2 (2.90%) GCIA
9 2 (2.90%) GCIH
10 1 (1.45%) CCSE
10 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) vSphere
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.35%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) Cisco
2 25 (36.23%) Juniper
3 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 19 (27.54%) F5
5 16 (23.19%) Citrix
6 13 (18.84%) CheckPoint
7 7 (10.14%) VMware
8 6 (8.70%) IronPort
9 5 (7.25%) Symantec
10 4 (5.80%) Trend Micro
10 4 (5.80%) LogRhythm
11 3 (4.35%) Splunk
11 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.35%) Oracle
12 2 (2.90%) Remedy
12 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.45%) Trustwave
13 1 (1.45%) ArcSight
13 1 (1.45%) McAfee
13 1 (1.45%) EMC
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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