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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 57 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.52% 2.28% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.92% 8.33% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £20,413
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +95.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
131 120 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.44% 27.33% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 93 81 95
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) Juniper
4 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 8 (34.78%) VPN
5 7 (30.43%) CCIE
5 7 (30.43%) BGP
5 7 (30.43%) MPLS
5 7 (30.43%) OSPF
5 7 (30.43%) Cyber Security
6 6 (26.09%) CCNP
6 6 (26.09%) CCNA
6 6 (26.09%) CISSP
7 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
8 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
8 4 (17.39%) Remedy
8 4 (17.39%) McAfee
8 4 (17.39%) F5
8 4 (17.39%) Crossbeam
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
9 3 (13.04%) Retail
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (13.04%) Multicast
9 3 (13.04%) Mentoring

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
2 8 (34.78%) VPN
3 7 (30.43%) MPLS
3 7 (30.43%) OSPF
3 7 (30.43%) BGP
4 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
4 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (13.04%) IPsec
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) Multicast
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
6 3 (13.04%) VRRP
6 3 (13.04%) RIP
7 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 2 (8.70%) NetScreen
7 2 (8.70%) DHCP
7 2 (8.70%) DNS
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Economics
1 2 (8.70%) Blog
1 2 (8.70%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Cyber Security
2 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Release Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) BCP
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Network Design
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCIE
3 6 (26.09%) CCNP
3 6 (26.09%) CCNA
3 6 (26.09%) CISSP
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) GIAC
5 3 (13.04%) GCIH
6 2 (8.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cacti
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Remedy
4 4 (17.39%) McAfee
4 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
4 4 (17.39%) Crossbeam
4 4 (17.39%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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