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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 72 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.96% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 5.19% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
107 135 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.11% 18.44% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 95 111 89
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 £30,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £64,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (92.86%) LAN
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCNA
2 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (78.57%) Supplier Management
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) MCSE
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) SNMP
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (57.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Supplier Management
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (85.71%) CCNA
2 11 (78.57%) MCSE
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago