The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 111 94 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -35
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 48 102 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.78% 2.89% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.19% 17.41% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 95 117
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
Network Security
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
429 586 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.95% 16.60% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 377 491 621
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Network Security
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Leeds region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 57 (64.77%) Cisco
2 52 (59.09%) Firewall
3 43 (48.86%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (40.91%) CCNA
5 35 (39.77%) CCNP
6 24 (27.27%) SAN
7 21 (23.86%) CCIE
8 20 (22.73%) Windows
9 18 (20.45%) Oracle
9 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 17 (19.32%) CheckPoint
10 17 (19.32%) PHP
11 16 (18.18%) SQL
12 15 (17.05%) Java
12 15 (17.05%) Juniper
13 14 (15.91%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (13.64%) SIEM
15 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (13.64%) Unix
15 12 (13.64%) VMware
16 11 (12.50%) Information Security
16 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 11 (12.50%) HP
16 11 (12.50%) DNS
16 11 (12.50%) Degree
16 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 11 (12.50%) Security Operations
17 10 (11.36%) High Availability

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 52 (59.09%) Firewall
2 24 (27.27%) SAN
3 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (12.50%) DNS
5 10 (11.36%) VPN
6 9 (10.23%) LAN
6 9 (10.23%) VoIP
7 8 (9.09%) DHCP
8 6 (6.82%) WAN
9 5 (5.68%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (4.55%) BGP
11 3 (3.41%) HTTP
11 3 (3.41%) Internet
11 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.41%) Wireless
12 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.27%) Wireless Security
13 1 (1.14%) EIGRP
13 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (1.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) Big Data
2 3 (3.41%) Informix
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
1 1 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 9 (10.23%) Games
1 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (40.91%) Security Engineer
2 34 (38.64%) Network Engineer
3 31 (35.23%) Network Security Engineer
4 30 (34.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 28 (31.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 27 (30.68%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) Juniper Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) Analyst
9 8 (9.09%) IT Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Architect
10 7 (7.95%) Consultant
11 6 (6.82%) Penetration Tester
11 6 (6.82%) Security Analyst
11 6 (6.82%) Tester
12 5 (5.68%) Security Manager
13 4 (4.55%) Ethical Hacker
13 4 (4.55%) Security Tester
13 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) .NET
2 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (3.41%) LAMP
3 3 (3.41%) Node.js
3 3 (3.41%) Web Services
3 3 (3.41%) XML
4 1 (1.14%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.95%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (6.82%) CESG
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Clustering
5 3 (3.41%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.41%) RIA
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.73%) Windows
2 12 (13.64%) Unix
3 10 (11.36%) Linux
4 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.27%) AIX
5 2 (2.27%) Debian
5 2 (2.27%) HPUX
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (13.64%) SIEM
3 11 (12.50%) Information Security
3 11 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (11.36%) CRM
4 10 (11.36%) High Availability
5 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (7.95%) ITIL
7 7 (7.95%) Project Management
7 7 (7.95%) Social Engineering
8 6 (6.82%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.82%) Threat Modelling
8 6 (6.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.68%) Information Assurance
9 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) PHP
2 16 (18.18%) SQL
3 15 (17.05%) Java
4 7 (7.95%) C++
5 6 (6.82%) C
5 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.68%) C#
6 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) Python
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (40.91%) CCNA
3 35 (39.77%) CCNP
4 21 (23.86%) CCIE
5 11 (12.50%) Degree
5 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
7 7 (7.95%) CREST Certified
8 6 (6.82%) CCSE
8 6 (6.82%) CHECK Team Leader
8 6 (6.82%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.68%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.41%) CISSP
11 2 (2.27%) CCDA
11 2 (2.27%) CCDP
11 2 (2.27%) CEH
11 2 (2.27%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (2.27%) CISA
11 2 (2.27%) OSCP
12 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.68%) COBIT
4 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) KVM
3 2 (2.27%) Xen
4 1 (1.14%) Snort
4 1 (1.14%) vSphere
4 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 57 (64.77%) Cisco
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.45%) Oracle
3 17 (19.32%) CheckPoint
4 15 (17.05%) Juniper
5 12 (13.64%) VMware
6 11 (12.50%) HP
7 7 (7.95%) Palo Alto
8 6 (6.82%) F5
8 6 (6.82%) Fortinet
9 5 (5.68%) Blue Coat
9 5 (5.68%) Citrix
9 5 (5.68%) Forcepoint
9 5 (5.68%) Intel Security
9 5 (5.68%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.14%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.14%) IBM
10 1 (1.14%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.14%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.14%) Splunk
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Salary: £Excellent salary + on-call + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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KnownFour
Salary: £25000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Excllent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous pension & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Montash Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar
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