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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 73 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.08% 3.55% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.36% 21.55% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
203 181 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.19% 16.48% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 191 159 80
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -7 4 £25,000 -54.54%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 43 (91.49%) Firewall
2 41 (87.23%) Linux
3 38 (80.85%) Cisco
4 31 (65.96%) Perl
5 30 (63.83%) Python
6 27 (57.45%) Penetration Testing
7 25 (53.19%) PHP
7 25 (53.19%) TCP/IP
7 25 (53.19%) Risk Management
8 24 (51.06%) Fortinet
8 24 (51.06%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (48.94%) Metasploit
9 23 (48.94%) Nessus
10 15 (31.91%) VoIP
11 14 (29.79%) UNIX
12 13 (27.66%) VPN
13 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
13 11 (23.40%) MPLS
14 10 (21.28%) DNS
14 10 (21.28%) NetScaler
15 9 (19.15%) RIP
15 9 (19.15%) OSPF
15 9 (19.15%) IPsec
16 8 (17.02%) Nagios
16 8 (17.02%) BGP
16 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
16 8 (17.02%) CCNP
16 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (17.02%) Apache
17 7 (14.89%) Network Design

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (17.02%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) nginx
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 43 (91.49%) Firewall
2 25 (53.19%) TCP/IP
3 24 (51.06%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (31.91%) VoIP
5 13 (27.66%) VPN
6 11 (23.40%) MPLS
7 10 (21.28%) DNS
7 10 (21.28%) NetScaler
8 9 (19.15%) RIP
8 9 (19.15%) OSPF
8 9 (19.15%) IPsec
9 8 (17.02%) BGP
10 7 (14.89%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (12.77%) SMTP
11 6 (12.77%) ADSL
11 6 (12.77%) Broadband
12 5 (10.64%) SNMP
12 5 (10.64%) SSL
12 5 (10.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (48.94%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Network Engineer
2 23 (48.94%) Network Security Engineer
2 23 (48.94%) Security Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Junior
6 3 (6.38%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) J2EE
1 2 (4.26%) SOAP
1 2 (4.26%) Memcached
1 2 (4.26%) REST
1 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) BYOD
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) UNIX
3 6 (12.77%) Solaris
4 5 (10.64%) CentOS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (53.19%) Risk Management
3 7 (14.89%) Network Design
4 6 (12.77%) Network Management
4 6 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.64%) DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (10.64%) Open Source
5 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) Release Management
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security
8 2 (4.26%) Data Security
8 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.13%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) Perl
2 30 (63.83%) Python
3 25 (53.19%) PHP
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) CCNP
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
3 2 (4.26%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) NFS
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) Nessus
2 8 (17.02%) Nagios
3 6 (12.77%) FortiGate
4 5 (10.64%) OpenView
5 4 (8.51%) SCOM
6 2 (4.26%) logstash
6 2 (4.26%) Kibana
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.13%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (2.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Cisco
2 24 (51.06%) Fortinet
3 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.77%) HP
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.64%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.38%) Websense
7 3 (6.38%) F5
8 2 (4.26%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) Nokia
9 1 (2.13%) Avaya
9 1 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (2.13%) VMware
9 1 (2.13%) Huawei
9 1 (2.13%) Brocade
9 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.13%) Acunetix
9 1 (2.13%) Polycom