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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 99 119 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 67 70 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.48% 2.07% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.36% 12.99% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39 63 90
Median salary £38,789 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
386 539 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.31% 15.94% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 316 456 549
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 67 (57.76%) Firewall
2 64 (55.17%) Cisco
3 60 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (32.76%) CCNA
5 33 (28.45%) CCNP
6 29 (25.00%) Information Security
7 25 (21.55%) CheckPoint
8 22 (18.97%) CCIE
8 22 (18.97%) PHP
8 22 (18.97%) Linux
8 22 (18.97%) Degree
9 21 (18.10%) Java
9 21 (18.10%) VMware
10 20 (17.24%) Unix
11 19 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (15.52%) Security Cleared
12 18 (15.52%) Games
12 18 (15.52%) Management Information System
13 17 (14.66%) Project Management
13 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
13 17 (14.66%) Vulnerability Management
14 16 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (13.79%) Windows
15 15 (12.93%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (12.07%) C++
16 14 (12.07%) Juniper
16 14 (12.07%) CREST Certified
16 14 (12.07%) Security Operations
17 13 (11.21%) C

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 4 (3.45%) Apache
1 4 (3.45%) CloudStack
1 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.86%) CMS
2 1 (0.86%) IIS
2 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (57.76%) Firewall
2 12 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (9.48%) NAS
4 8 (6.90%) LAN
4 8 (6.90%) VoIP
5 7 (6.03%) HTTP
5 7 (6.03%) VLAN
5 7 (6.03%) WAN
6 5 (4.31%) SAN
6 5 (4.31%) Wireless
6 5 (4.31%) Wireless Security
7 4 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (2.59%) BGP
8 3 (2.59%) DNS
8 3 (2.59%) Internet
8 3 (2.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.86%) AMQP
10 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) MySQL
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.59%) Informix
4 2 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
1 1 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 18 (15.52%) Games
2 5 (4.31%) Advertising
3 3 (2.59%) Finance
3 3 (2.59%) Publishing
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (37.07%) Network Engineer
2 37 (31.90%) Security Engineer
3 35 (30.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 32 (27.59%) Network Security Engineer
5 28 (24.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 27 (23.28%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 16 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (12.93%) Analyst
9 14 (12.07%) Security Analyst
10 13 (11.21%) Penetration Tester
10 13 (11.21%) Tester
11 11 (9.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (6.90%) Architect
12 8 (6.90%) Consultant
12 8 (6.90%) Ethical Hacker
12 8 (6.90%) Security Penetration Tester
12 8 (6.90%) Security Tester
13 7 (6.03%) Security Consultant
13 7 (6.03%) VMware Engineer
14 6 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) .NET
2 8 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.59%) LAMP
4 3 (2.59%) Web Services
4 3 (2.59%) XML
5 2 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.86%) J2EE
6 1 (0.86%) Middleware
6 1 (0.86%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.21%) CESG
3 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (6.03%) Replication
6 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.59%) Clustering
7 3 (2.59%) RIA
8 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.86%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.86%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.86%) User Experience
9 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.97%) Linux
2 20 (17.24%) Unix
3 16 (13.79%) Windows
4 7 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.31%) AIX
5 5 (4.31%) HPUX
5 5 (4.31%) Solaris
6 1 (0.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.00%) Information Security
2 17 (14.66%) Project Management
2 17 (14.66%) Vulnerability Management
3 16 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (12.93%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (12.07%) Security Operations
6 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.21%) High Availability
6 13 (11.21%) SIEM
7 12 (10.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 11 (9.48%) Social Engineering
9 10 (8.62%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (8.62%) Threat Modelling
10 9 (7.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (6.90%) Network Packet Capture
11 8 (6.90%) Remediation Plan
11 8 (6.90%) Security Testing
12 7 (6.03%) ITIL
12 7 (6.03%) Network Design
12 7 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) PHP
2 21 (18.10%) Java
3 14 (12.07%) C++
4 13 (11.21%) C
5 9 (7.76%) C#
5 9 (7.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.31%) Perl
6 5 (4.31%) Python
6 5 (4.31%) Ruby
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (32.76%) CCNA
3 33 (28.45%) CCNP
4 22 (18.97%) CCIE
4 22 (18.97%) Degree
5 18 (15.52%) Security Cleared
6 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
7 14 (12.07%) CREST Certified
8 10 (8.62%) CHECK Team Leader
9 7 (6.03%) CISSP
10 6 (5.17%) CEH
11 5 (4.31%) CISA
11 5 (4.31%) OSCP
12 4 (3.45%) CCSE
12 4 (3.45%) JNCIP
12 4 (3.45%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.72%) CHECK Team Member
13 2 (1.72%) CISM
13 2 (1.72%) RHCE
14 1 (0.86%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.48%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.31%) COBIT
4 3 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.17%) vSphere
4 5 (4.31%) KVM
4 5 (4.31%) Xen
5 4 (3.45%) XenServer
6 1 (0.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) WSUS
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 64 (55.17%) Cisco
2 25 (21.55%) CheckPoint
3 21 (18.10%) VMware
4 14 (12.07%) Juniper
5 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.90%) HP
7 7 (6.03%) Mitel
7 7 (6.03%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.03%) Synology
7 7 (6.03%) Veeam
8 6 (5.17%) Oracle
8 6 (5.17%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.31%) F5
10 4 (3.45%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.45%) Forcepoint
10 4 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.45%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.45%) Proofpoint
11 3 (2.59%) Splunk
12 2 (1.72%) Citrix
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