The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 33 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 27 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.68% 1.09% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.50% 3.85% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 18
Median salary £44,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.53% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £83,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +8.68%
Network Security
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 156 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.26% 28.26% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 96 81 138
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Watford

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 21 (53.85%) VPN
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 19 (48.72%) Firewall
4 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 16 (41.03%) Unix
5 16 (41.03%) SQL
6 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 15 (38.46%) IPsec
7 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
8 11 (28.21%) LAN
8 11 (28.21%) WAN
8 11 (28.21%) PCI DSS
8 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL V3
9 10 (25.64%) Problem Management
9 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (25.64%) PACS
9 10 (25.64%) SSH
9 10 (25.64%) Python
9 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
9 10 (25.64%) MySQL
9 10 (25.64%) Sybase
9 10 (25.64%) Perl
9 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (25.64%) Shell Script

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) VPN
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
3 15 (38.46%) IPsec
4 11 (28.21%) LAN
4 11 (28.21%) WAN
5 10 (25.64%) SSH
5 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (12.82%) DMZ
8 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (12.82%) IP Telephony
8 5 (12.82%) VLAN
9 4 (10.26%) DHCP
9 4 (10.26%) DNS
9 4 (10.26%) SAN
10 3 (7.69%) Wireless
11 2 (5.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
1 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Information Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Security Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Support
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 10 (25.64%) PACS
4 6 (15.38%) Cybercrime
5 5 (12.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (10.26%) EqualLogic
6 4 (10.26%) Spread Betting
7 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 16 (41.03%) Unix
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL V3
3 10 (25.64%) Problem Management
3 10 (25.64%) Workflow
4 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.38%) Information Security
6 6 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 6 (15.38%) ISMS
6 6 (15.38%) Security Management
6 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (12.82%) Analytics
7 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.82%) Network Design
7 5 (12.82%) SIEM
7 5 (12.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) Perl
2 10 (25.64%) Python
2 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) CCNP
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (23.08%) CISSP
2 6 (15.38%) CISA
2 6 (15.38%) CISM
3 5 (12.82%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) CEH
4 3 (7.69%) GCIH
4 3 (7.69%) GIAC
5 2 (5.13%) CCDE
5 2 (5.13%) CCDP
5 2 (5.13%) CCIE
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) PCI DSS
2 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) Cisco
3 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 10 (25.64%) Sybase
5 8 (20.51%) VMware
6 7 (17.95%) NetApp
7 6 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.26%) Avaya
8 4 (10.26%) Dell
8 4 (10.26%) HP
9 3 (7.69%) Aruba
9 3 (7.69%) Juniper
10 2 (5.13%) EMC
10 2 (5.13%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (5.13%) SAP
11 1 (2.56%) F5
11 1 (2.56%) Meraki
11 1 (2.56%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (2.56%) ScanSafe
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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