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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Rank 126 108 85
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 29 73 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 2.14% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.73% 16.78% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 70 104
Median salary £39,395 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 435 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.74% 12.76% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 281 391 510
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 19 February 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 49 (55.06%) Firewall
2 47 (52.81%) Cisco
3 44 (49.44%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (29.21%) Information Security
4 26 (29.21%) CCNA
5 23 (25.84%) VMware
6 21 (23.60%) CCNP
6 21 (23.60%) Linux
7 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (19.10%) CCIE
9 15 (16.85%) CheckPoint
10 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
10 14 (15.73%) Games
10 14 (15.73%) Project Management
10 14 (15.73%) Degree
11 13 (14.61%) Unix
12 12 (13.48%) Windows
12 12 (13.48%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (13.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (12.36%) NAS
13 11 (12.36%) PHP
14 10 (11.24%) Java
14 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
14 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
14 10 (11.24%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 9 (10.11%) High Availability
15 9 (10.11%) Vulnerability Management
15 9 (10.11%) CREST Certified

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 (4.49%) CloudStack
1 4 (4.49%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (55.06%) Firewall
2 11 (12.36%) NAS
3 7 (7.87%) VLAN
3 7 (7.87%) VoIP
4 6 (6.74%) HTTP
5 5 (5.62%) LAN
5 5 (5.62%) WAN
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.49%) SAN
6 4 (4.49%) Wireless
6 4 (4.49%) Wireless Security
7 3 (3.37%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.25%) BGP
8 2 (2.25%) DNS
8 2 (2.25%) Internet
8 2 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.12%) AMQP
9 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) MySQL
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Informix
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
General
1 14 (15.73%) Games
2 5 (5.62%) Advertising
3 4 (4.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Network Engineer
2 27 (30.34%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (26.97%) Security Engineer
4 22 (24.72%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (22.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (22.47%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 15 (16.85%) Analyst
6 15 (16.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (15.73%) Security Analyst
8 10 (11.24%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) Penetration Tester
9 9 (10.11%) Tester
10 7 (7.87%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Consultant
11 5 (5.62%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 5 (5.62%) Ethical Hacker
11 5 (5.62%) Security Consultant
11 5 (5.62%) Security Penetration Tester
11 5 (5.62%) Security Tester
12 4 (4.49%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.37%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) LAMP
4 2 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.25%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.12%) J2EE
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.11%) CESG
4 7 (7.87%) Replication
5 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.62%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.25%) Clustering
7 2 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.25%) RIA
7 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.12%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Linux
2 13 (14.61%) Unix
3 12 (13.48%) Windows
4 7 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.62%) Solaris
6 4 (4.49%) AIX
6 4 (4.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) Information Security
2 14 (15.73%) Project Management
3 12 (13.48%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (11.24%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (11.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.11%) High Availability
5 9 (10.11%) Security Management
5 9 (10.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (8.99%) Security Operations
7 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.87%) Network Design
7 7 (7.87%) SIEM
8 6 (6.74%) Data Security
8 6 (6.74%) Information Security Management
8 6 (6.74%) ISMS
8 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.74%) Security Architecture
9 5 (5.62%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) PHP
2 10 (11.24%) Java
3 9 (10.11%) C
3 9 (10.11%) C++
4 5 (5.62%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.49%) Perl
5 4 (4.49%) Python
5 4 (4.49%) Ruby
6 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (49.44%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.21%) CCNA
3 21 (23.60%) CCNP
4 17 (19.10%) CCIE
5 14 (15.73%) Degree
6 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
6 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
7 9 (10.11%) CREST Certified
8 5 (5.62%) CEH
8 5 (5.62%) CHECK Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) CISSP
9 4 (4.49%) CISA
9 4 (4.49%) OSCP
10 2 (2.25%) RHCE
11 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.12%) CCSP
11 1 (1.12%) CISM
11 1 (1.12%) GIAC
11 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.87%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (6.74%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) KVM
4 4 (4.49%) Xen
4 4 (4.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (52.81%) Cisco
2 23 (25.84%) VMware
3 15 (16.85%) CheckPoint
4 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.87%) HP
5 7 (7.87%) Mitel
5 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.87%) Synology
5 7 (7.87%) Veeam
6 6 (6.74%) Juniper
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle
8 3 (3.37%) F5
8 3 (3.37%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.25%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.25%) Splunk
10 1 (1.12%) Citrix
10 1 (1.12%) EMC
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