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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 64 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.64% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.78% 1.06% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
173 94 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.41% 25.34% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 121 54 80
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) WAN
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) CCIE
4 9 (45.00%) Juniper
5 8 (40.00%) CCNP
5 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 7 (35.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) MPLS
6 7 (35.00%) OSPF
6 7 (35.00%) BGP
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) McAfee
8 4 (20.00%) BCP
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) Retail
8 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
8 4 (20.00%) Economics
8 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 4 (20.00%) Crossbeam
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) F5

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) MPLS
3 7 (35.00%) OSPF
3 7 (35.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.00%) IPsec
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) Multicast
6 3 (15.00%) VRRP
6 3 (15.00%) RIP
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (10.00%) NetScreen
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Economics
2 3 (15.00%) Handset
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
3 2 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) BCP
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCIE
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
4 7 (35.00%) CCNA
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) vCloud
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cacti
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) McAfee
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (20.00%) Crossbeam
4 4 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) Mitel
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) Meru Networks
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago