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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 45 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 17 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.43% 1.34% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.50% 6.31% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £81,250 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
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
103 111 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.81% 21.22% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 105
Median salary £43,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Linux
3 17 (47.22%) VPN
3 17 (47.22%) Firewall
3 17 (47.22%) IPsec
4 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 16 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 15 (41.67%) Unix
5 15 (41.67%) SQL
6 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
7 13 (36.11%) Python
7 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
7 13 (36.11%) Cisco
8 10 (27.78%) Workflow
8 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (27.78%) CCNP
8 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
8 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 10 (27.78%) MySQL
8 10 (27.78%) Perl
8 10 (27.78%) Sybase
8 10 (27.78%) Problem Management
8 10 (27.78%) ITIL V3
8 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (27.78%) PACS
8 10 (27.78%) SSH
8 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (27.78%) Data Centre

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 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) Firewall
1 17 (47.22%) IPsec
1 17 (47.22%) VPN
2 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
3 10 (27.78%) SSH
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (22.22%) LAN
4 8 (22.22%) WAN
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (19.44%) DMZ
5 7 (19.44%) IP Telephony
5 7 (19.44%) Spanning Tree
5 7 (19.44%) VLAN
6 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.33%) DNS
7 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) OSPF
8 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
1 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 10 (27.78%) PACS
3 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (11.11%) Cybercrime
5 3 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (27.78%) ITIL V3
2 10 (27.78%) Problem Management
2 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (27.78%) Workflow
3 8 (22.22%) Information Security
3 8 (22.22%) SIEM
4 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Analytics
5 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) Data Enrichment
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security Management
5 5 (13.89%) ISMS
5 5 (13.89%) Security Management
5 5 (13.89%) Use Case
5 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
3 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CCNP
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) CISSP
3 7 (19.44%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) CISA
4 5 (13.89%) CISM
5 3 (8.33%) CEH
5 3 (8.33%) GCIH
5 3 (8.33%) GIAC
6 2 (5.56%) CCDP
6 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) CCDE
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (11.11%) Nessus
3 3 (8.33%) Nmap
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) Sybase
4 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 7 (19.44%) NetApp
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 3 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (5.56%) Aruba
8 2 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.78%) F5
9 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.78%) Sophos
9 1 (2.78%) VMware
Watford
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago