The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 69 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 26 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.68% 3.49% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.13% 16.98% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 12
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Network Security
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 North Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
198 212 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.39% 20.56% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 183 172 132
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -10 4 £41,250 +3.12%
York -26 1 £43,500 +8.75%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 45 (93.75%) Firewall
2 43 (89.58%) Cisco
3 41 (85.42%) Linux
4 30 (62.50%) Python
4 30 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (58.33%) Perl
6 26 (54.17%) Penetration Testing
7 25 (52.08%) Risk Management
7 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
8 24 (50.00%) Fortinet
9 22 (45.83%) Nessus
9 22 (45.83%) Metasploit
9 22 (45.83%) PHP
10 16 (33.33%) DNS
11 15 (31.25%) OSPF
12 14 (29.17%) BGP
12 14 (29.17%) CCNP
12 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
12 14 (29.17%) UNIX
13 13 (27.08%) VoIP
14 11 (22.92%) MPLS
15 10 (20.83%) NetScaler
16 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
16 9 (18.75%) HP
16 9 (18.75%) VPN
16 9 (18.75%) RIP
16 9 (18.75%) F5
16 9 (18.75%) IPsec

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 45 (93.75%) Firewall
2 30 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
4 16 (33.33%) DNS
5 15 (31.25%) OSPF
6 14 (29.17%) BGP
7 13 (27.08%) VoIP
8 11 (22.92%) MPLS
9 10 (20.83%) NetScaler
10 9 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (18.75%) VPN
10 9 (18.75%) RIP
10 9 (18.75%) IPsec
11 7 (14.58%) BIG-IP
11 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (12.50%) Wireless
12 6 (12.50%) SMTP
12 6 (12.50%) DHCP
12 6 (12.50%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (45.83%) Network Security Engineer
2 22 (45.83%) Security Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Information Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) J2EE
1 2 (4.17%) SOAP
1 2 (4.17%) Memcached
1 2 (4.17%) REST
1 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 3 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) BYOD
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Linux
2 14 (29.17%) UNIX
3 6 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (52.08%) Risk Management
3 9 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (14.58%) Network Design
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security
5 6 (12.50%) Network Management
6 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.25%) Line Management
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.17%) DevOps
9 2 (4.17%) Data Security
9 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.17%) Open Source
10 1 (2.08%) SIEM
10 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Python
2 28 (58.33%) Perl
3 22 (45.83%) PHP
4 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) CCNP
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) CCSE
3 5 (10.42%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.25%) SLA
4 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) XenServer
3 2 (4.17%) NFS
3 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Nessus
2 8 (16.67%) Nagios
3 6 (12.50%) FortiGate
4 5 (10.42%) OpenView
5 4 (8.33%) SCOM
6 2 (4.17%) logstash
6 2 (4.17%) Kibana
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) Cisco
2 24 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) F5
4 9 (18.75%) HP
5 8 (16.67%) Citrix
5 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (14.58%) Infoblox
6 7 (14.58%) VMware
7 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 6 (12.50%) Imperva
8 5 (10.42%) Juniper
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.25%) Websense
10 1 (2.08%) Dell
10 1 (2.08%) Nokia
10 1 (2.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.08%) Huawei
10 1 (2.08%) Brocade