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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Rank 106 123 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 52 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.98% 1.82% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.40% 13.57% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 83
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,501 £48,000 £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
361 442 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.76% 13.44% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 299 380 458
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 19 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 63 (60.00%) Firewall
2 59 (56.19%) Cisco
3 55 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (31.43%) CCNA
5 31 (29.52%) CCNP
6 29 (27.62%) Information Security
7 22 (20.95%) CheckPoint
7 22 (20.95%) Linux
8 21 (20.00%) CCIE
9 20 (19.05%) VMware
10 19 (18.10%) Management Information System
10 19 (18.10%) Degree
11 18 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (17.14%) Games
12 17 (16.19%) Project Management
12 17 (16.19%) Unix
12 17 (16.19%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (16.19%) Vulnerability Management
13 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
14 15 (14.29%) PHP
14 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
14 15 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 14 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 14 (13.33%) Java
16 13 (12.38%) C++
16 13 (12.38%) Windows
16 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (12.38%) CREST Certified
16 13 (12.38%) Cybersecurity
17 12 (11.43%) 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 4 (3.81%) CloudStack
1 4 (3.81%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (10.48%) NAS
3 8 (7.62%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (7.62%) VoIP
4 7 (6.67%) LAN
4 7 (6.67%) VLAN
5 6 (5.71%) HTTP
5 6 (5.71%) WAN
6 4 (3.81%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (3.81%) SAN
6 4 (3.81%) Wireless
6 4 (3.81%) Wireless Security
7 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.90%) BGP
8 2 (1.90%) DNS
8 2 (1.90%) Internet
8 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.95%) AMQP
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) MySQL
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.90%) Informix
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
General
1 18 (17.14%) Games
2 5 (4.76%) Advertising
3 4 (3.81%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Network Engineer
2 34 (32.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 33 (31.43%) Security Engineer
4 30 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 27 (25.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 26 (24.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 16 (15.24%) Analyst
7 16 (15.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (14.29%) Security Analyst
9 12 (11.43%) Penetration Tester
9 12 (11.43%) Tester
10 11 (10.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Ethical Hacker
11 8 (7.62%) Security Penetration Tester
11 8 (7.62%) Security Tester
12 7 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
13 6 (5.71%) Consultant
14 5 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 5 (4.76%) Security Consultant
14 5 (4.76%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) .NET
2 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.90%) LAMP
3 2 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.90%) Web Services
3 2 (1.90%) XML
4 1 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.95%) J2EE
4 1 (0.95%) Node.js
4 1 (0.95%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.43%) CESG
3 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.67%) Replication
6 6 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.90%) Clustering
8 2 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.90%) RIA
8 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.95%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.95%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Linux
2 17 (16.19%) Unix
3 13 (12.38%) Windows
4 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.76%) Solaris
6 4 (3.81%) AIX
6 4 (3.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.62%) Information Security
2 17 (16.19%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (16.19%) Project Management
2 17 (16.19%) Vulnerability Management
3 14 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.38%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (11.43%) High Availability
5 12 (11.43%) Security Operations
6 11 (10.48%) SIEM
7 10 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
8 9 (8.57%) Security Management
8 9 (8.57%) Social Engineering
8 9 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (7.62%) Network Packet Capture
9 8 (7.62%) Remediation Plan
9 8 (7.62%) Security Testing
10 7 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.29%) PHP
2 14 (13.33%) Java
3 13 (12.38%) C++
4 12 (11.43%) C
5 9 (8.57%) C#
5 9 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.81%) Perl
6 4 (3.81%) Python
6 4 (3.81%) Ruby
7 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (31.43%) CCNA
3 31 (29.52%) CCNP
4 21 (20.00%) CCIE
5 19 (18.10%) Degree
6 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
7 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 13 (12.38%) CREST Certified
9 8 (7.62%) CHECK Team Leader
10 5 (4.76%) CEH
10 5 (4.76%) CISSP
11 4 (3.81%) CISA
11 4 (3.81%) OSCP
12 2 (1.90%) RHCE
13 1 (0.95%) CCSE
13 1 (0.95%) CCSP
13 1 (0.95%) CISM
13 1 (0.95%) GIAC
13 1 (0.95%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (10.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.81%) COBIT
4 3 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.71%) vSphere
4 4 (3.81%) KVM
4 4 (3.81%) Xen
4 4 (3.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 59 (56.19%) Cisco
2 22 (20.95%) CheckPoint
3 20 (19.05%) VMware
4 11 (10.48%) Juniper
5 8 (7.62%) HP
5 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.67%) Mitel
6 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.67%) Synology
6 7 (6.67%) Veeam
7 4 (3.81%) F5
7 4 (3.81%) Intel Security
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle
8 3 (2.86%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.90%) Citrix
9 2 (1.90%) Splunk
10 1 (0.95%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.95%) EMC
10 1 (0.95%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.95%) Proofpoint
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