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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 32 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 26 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.73% 0.88% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.85% 3.40% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 9
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,250 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
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
109 147 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.01% 25.93% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 106
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (57.14%) ITIL
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Firewall
3 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (47.62%) VPN
5 19 (45.24%) PCI DSS
6 17 (40.48%) Cisco
6 17 (40.48%) Unix
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) IPsec
7 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
7 16 (38.10%) Data Centre
8 13 (30.95%) Python
8 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
9 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 12 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (26.19%) CCNP
10 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 10 (23.81%) LAN
11 10 (23.81%) WAN
11 10 (23.81%) MySQL
11 10 (23.81%) Perl
11 10 (23.81%) Sybase
11 10 (23.81%) CISSP
11 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
11 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA

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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) VPN
3 17 (40.48%) IPsec
4 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
5 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (23.81%) LAN
5 10 (23.81%) Spanning Tree
5 10 (23.81%) SSH
5 10 (23.81%) WAN
6 7 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (16.67%) DMZ
6 7 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 7 (16.67%) VLAN
7 6 (14.29%) DNS
8 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (7.14%) DHCP
9 3 (7.14%) SAN
9 3 (7.14%) Wireless
9 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
1 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Network Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Data Centre
1 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.81%) PACS
3 6 (14.29%) Cybercrime
4 5 (11.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 3 (7.14%) EqualLogic
5 3 (7.14%) Spread Betting
6 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Unix
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (23.81%) Information Security
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
3 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
3 10 (23.81%) Workflow
4 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 8 (19.05%) SIEM
5 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 7 (16.67%) ISMS
5 7 (16.67%) Security Management
5 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (11.90%) Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Change Management
6 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) Python
3 10 (23.81%) Perl
3 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) CCNP
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.81%) CISSP
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) CISA
3 7 (16.67%) CISM
4 3 (7.14%) CEH
4 3 (7.14%) GCIH
4 3 (7.14%) GIAC
5 2 (4.76%) CCDE
5 2 (4.76%) CCDP
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) PCI DSS
2 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (9.52%) Nessus
3 3 (7.14%) Nmap
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) Cisco
3 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 10 (23.81%) Sybase
5 7 (16.67%) NetApp
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (11.90%) VMware
7 3 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 3 (7.14%) Aruba
7 3 (7.14%) Avaya
7 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Juniper
8 2 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.38%) Meraki
9 1 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.38%) ScanSafe
9 1 (2.38%) Sophos
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago