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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 95 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.10% 1.16% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 8.89% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
184 90 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.81% 13.01% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 148 62 164
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 21 November 2014. 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 -29 1 £30,000 -22.07%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Mac OS
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Telematics
3 5 (62.50%) Ganglia
3 5 (62.50%) nginx
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) Xen
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) Smartphone
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) SNMP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) SNMP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) MSI
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Smartphone
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCDA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Xen
1 5 (62.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ganglia
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint