The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 70 71 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.56% 0.43% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 2.31% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £53,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Network Security
South 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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 130 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.55% 18.54% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 95 113 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,650 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Network Security
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Sheffield

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (88.89%) LAN
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (66.67%) CCNA
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (66.67%) MCSE
4 11 (61.11%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (61.11%) MPLS
4 11 (61.11%) Supplier Management
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) IPsec
6 5 (27.78%) Information Security
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) WatchGuard
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) Websense
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.56%) DNS
10 1 (5.56%) DHCP
10 1 (5.56%) SNMP
10 1 (5.56%) Apache
10 1 (5.56%) Python

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) LAN
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) MPLS
4 5 (27.78%) IPsec
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) OpenVPN
5 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Supplier Management
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) MCSE
1 12 (66.67%) CCNA
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) WatchGuard
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Websense
4 1 (5.56%) BT
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago