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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 54 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.17% 2.46% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 10.74% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 8
Median salary £47,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
80 121 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.53% 22.87% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 109
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (55.00%) IPsec
3 11 (55.00%) VPN
4 10 (50.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) CCNP
5 9 (45.00%) DMZ
5 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (45.00%) IP Telephony
5 9 (45.00%) VLAN
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (45.00%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (35.00%) SIEM
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Python
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) CISSP
9 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (25.00%) CCNA
9 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (20.00%) Nessus

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) IPsec
2 11 (55.00%) VPN
3 10 (50.00%) LAN
3 10 (50.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (45.00%) DMZ
4 9 (45.00%) IP Telephony
4 9 (45.00%) Spanning Tree
4 9 (45.00%) VLAN
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (15.00%) WLAN
8 2 (10.00%) SSH
9 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (5.00%) MPLS
9 1 (5.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) PACS
3 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) SIEM
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Data Security
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (15.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (15.00%) Presales
4 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCDP
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
5 1 (5.00%) CISA
5 1 (5.00%) CISM
5 1 (5.00%) GCIH
5 1 (5.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (20.00%) Nessus
2 3 (15.00%) Nmap
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
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