The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 79 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.48% 0.71% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 4.22% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -7.69%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 166 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.63% 16.85% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 131 138 111
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 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Sheffield -7 2 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Doncaster - 1 £41,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £55,000 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 16 (84.21%) LAN
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (68.42%) CCNA
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 12 (63.16%) MCSE
6 11 (57.89%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (57.89%) MPLS
6 11 (57.89%) Supplier Management
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) Information Security
9 4 (21.05%) IPsec
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (15.79%) WatchGuard
10 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
10 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
11 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
11 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (10.53%) Websense
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.53%) CCNP
12 1 (5.26%) DNS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) LAN
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) MPLS
3 4 (21.05%) IPsec
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) OpenVPN
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) SNMP
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (42.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Supplier Management
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.26%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.26%) Ruby
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) CCNA
3 12 (63.16%) MCSE
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (57.89%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) CCNP
6 1 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (5.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) WatchGuard
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Websense
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
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