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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 81 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.57% 2.81% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 18.66% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £35,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.97% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
179 134 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.43% 15.04% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 138 91 159
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -5 5 £35,500 -7.79%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 6 (54.55%) VLAN
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Telematics
4 5 (45.45%) Ganglia
4 5 (45.45%) nginx
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (45.45%) KVM
4 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (45.45%) SNMP
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) UNIX
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
4 5 (45.45%) Xen
4 5 (45.45%) Degree

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (45.45%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) VPN
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) VLAN
3 5 (45.45%) SNMP
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) NetScreen
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) MSI
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Telematics
1 5 (45.45%) Smartphone
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) KVM
1 5 (45.45%) Xen
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ganglia
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) WatchGuard
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
4 1 (9.09%) Imperva