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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 81 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 97 79 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.86% 2.38% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.62% 12.32% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 92 58 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
621 641 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.31% 19.35% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 487 443 392
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 226 (85.61%) Cisco
2 187 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
3 173 (65.53%) CCNP
3 173 (65.53%) Firewall
4 128 (48.48%) CheckPoint
5 98 (37.12%) LAN
6 97 (36.74%) WAN
7 88 (33.33%) MPLS
8 79 (29.92%) Incident Management
9 76 (28.79%) VoIP
10 72 (27.27%) CCSA
11 69 (26.14%) CCSP
11 69 (26.14%) Cisco ASA
12 66 (25.00%) CCNA
13 65 (24.62%) ITIL
14 59 (22.35%) ITIL Certification
15 49 (18.56%) TCP/IP
16 48 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
17 47 (17.80%) E-Commerce
18 45 (17.05%) Windows
19 38 (14.39%) Mentoring
20 37 (14.02%) Citrix
20 37 (14.02%) VMware
21 35 (13.26%) Project Management
22 33 (12.50%) BGP
23 31 (11.74%) FWSM
24 30 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
25 29 (10.98%) Load Balancing
26 25 (9.47%) Linux
27 24 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (3.41%) Apache
2 5 (1.89%) IIS
3 4 (1.52%) nginx
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.52%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (65.53%) Firewall
2 98 (37.12%) LAN
3 97 (36.74%) WAN
4 88 (33.33%) MPLS
5 76 (28.79%) VoIP
6 69 (26.14%) Cisco ASA
7 49 (18.56%) TCP/IP
8 33 (12.50%) BGP
9 31 (11.74%) FWSM
10 23 (8.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (8.71%) IP Telephony
10 23 (8.71%) DNS
11 22 (8.33%) OSPF
12 17 (6.44%) Wireless
12 17 (6.44%) VPN
13 15 (5.68%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (5.30%) DHCP
15 12 (4.55%) DMZ
15 12 (4.55%) Internet
16 9 (3.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.79%) MySQL
2 4 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 13 (4.92%) Games
2 11 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.41%) Finance
4 7 (2.65%) Law
5 5 (1.89%) Legal
6 2 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 108 (40.91%) Analyst
2 107 (40.53%) Network Engineer
3 97 (36.74%) Network Analyst
4 90 (34.09%) Security Analyst
4 90 (34.09%) Network Security Analyst
5 20 (7.58%) Security Engineer
6 19 (7.20%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (5.30%) Consultant
8 11 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 11 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (4.17%) Architect
8 11 (4.17%) Network Architect
8 11 (4.17%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 11 (4.17%) Cisco Analyst
8 11 (4.17%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 10 (3.79%) Network Specialist
10 8 (3.03%) Network Support
10 8 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (2.65%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (0.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.27%) CMDB
3 4 (1.52%) Clustering
3 4 (1.52%) PKI
4 3 (1.14%) IVR
5 2 (0.76%) SecurID
5 2 (0.76%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.05%) Windows
2 25 (9.47%) Linux
3 13 (4.92%) UNIX
4 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.52%) CentOS
6 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (29.92%) Incident Management
2 65 (24.62%) ITIL
3 48 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 47 (17.80%) E-Commerce
5 38 (14.39%) Mentoring
6 35 (13.26%) Project Management
7 29 (10.98%) Load Balancing
8 20 (7.58%) Network Design
9 15 (5.68%) Network Architecture
10 13 (4.92%) Trend Analysis
11 12 (4.55%) Information Security
12 9 (3.41%) DevOps
13 8 (3.03%) Change Management
14 7 (2.65%) Data Protection
15 6 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (1.89%) Migration
17 4 (1.52%) Continuous Integration
17 4 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
18 2 (0.76%) SIEM
18 2 (0.76%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.27%) Perl
1 6 (2.27%) SQL
1 6 (2.27%) PowerShell
1 6 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 5 (1.89%) Java
3 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 187 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (65.53%) CCNP
3 72 (27.27%) CCSA
4 69 (26.14%) CCSP
5 66 (25.00%) CCNA
6 59 (22.35%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (7.20%) CCSE
8 15 (5.68%) CCIE
9 11 (4.17%) Degree
10 8 (3.03%) CCDA
10 8 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (2.65%) CCDP
11 7 (2.65%) CCA
11 7 (2.65%) CCEE
11 7 (2.65%) CCAA
11 7 (2.65%) CCIA
12 6 (2.27%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.27%) CCVP
13 3 (1.14%) CISSP
13 3 (1.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.82%) XenApp
2 18 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 10 (3.79%) ProxySG
5 7 (2.65%) XenServer
6 5 (1.89%) MetaFrame
6 5 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.76%) UAG
7 2 (0.76%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.76%) Snort
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.65%) XenMobile
3 4 (1.52%) Nagios
4 3 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.38%) WSUS
5 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 226 (85.61%) Cisco
2 128 (48.48%) CheckPoint
3 37 (14.02%) VMware
3 37 (14.02%) Citrix
4 21 (7.95%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.44%) Juniper
6 15 (5.68%) Blue Coat
7 11 (4.17%) F5
8 10 (3.79%) Riverbed
8 10 (3.79%) HP
9 9 (3.41%) EMC
9 9 (3.41%) Fortinet
9 9 (3.41%) Symantec
10 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.52%) Dell
11 4 (1.52%) Akamai
11 4 (1.52%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.52%) ScanSafe
12 3 (1.14%) Splunk
13 2 (0.76%) IronPort
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & yearly bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago