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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 73 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.91% 4.27% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 11.79% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 4
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -4.76%
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
153 212 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.82% 36.24% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 78 134 49
Average salary £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (33.33%) CISSP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) Remedy
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
6 2 (13.33%) CCIE
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) OSPF
2 3 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) NetScreen
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.67%) Multicast
4 1 (6.67%) RIP
4 1 (6.67%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Remedy
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Crossbeam
5 1 (6.67%) IronPort
5 1 (6.67%) Trend Micro
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
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