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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.81% 3.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.96% 10.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 0
Average salary £56,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
113 195 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.69% 31.91% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 136 59
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (42.86%) CISSP
1 9 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Remedy
3 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security
5 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (19.05%) CCIE
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
5 4 (19.05%) MPLS
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (14.29%) F5
6 3 (14.29%) NetScreen
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) CCNP
6 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 3 (14.29%) Crossbeam
6 3 (14.29%) GCIH
6 3 (14.29%) GIAC
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 2 (9.52%) IPsec
7 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.52%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) WAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) MPLS
2 4 (19.05%) OSPF
2 4 (19.05%) BGP
2 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (14.29%) NetScreen
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) RIP
4 2 (9.52%) VRRP
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) IPsec
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) Multicast
5 1 (4.76%) HSRP
5 1 (4.76%) GLBP
5 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Information Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Blog
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) GIAC
4 3 (14.29%) GCIH
5 1 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) Cacti
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) Juniper
1 6 (28.57%) Remedy
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
3 3 (14.29%) Crossbeam
3 3 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
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