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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 65 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.84% 1.35% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 9.40% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £41,500 £56,238
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
106 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.93% 14.38% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 146
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,383 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 11 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Doncaster +8 3 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (28.00%) Presales
4 6 (24.00%) F5
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.00%) CCNP
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) GCIA
5 5 (20.00%) CEH
6 4 (16.00%) Network Design
6 4 (16.00%) Security Management
6 4 (16.00%) LAN
6 4 (16.00%) CISA
6 4 (16.00%) CISM
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) OSPF
7 3 (12.00%) BGP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (8.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (24.00%) VPN
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) Junos
6 2 (8.00%) RIP
6 2 (8.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Dutch Language
1 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
1 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Presales
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.00%) Security Management
3 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) SIEM
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) CEH
3 5 (20.00%) GCIA
4 4 (16.00%) CISA
4 4 (16.00%) CISM
5 3 (12.00%) CCNA
5 3 (12.00%) GCIH
6 2 (8.00%) CCDA
6 2 (8.00%) CCSA
6 2 (8.00%) CCSE
6 2 (8.00%) CCSP
6 2 (8.00%) GIAC
7 1 (4.00%) CCDP
7 1 (4.00%) CCIE
7 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
7 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (24.00%) F5
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Juniper
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Doncaster Council
Salary: From £45,482 to £48,461 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago