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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 42 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.27% 1.78% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.49% 7.76% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 18
Median salary £45,000 £56,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.35% +29.14%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
97 116 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.80% 22.92% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 139
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 29 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco
5 10 (33.33%) VPN
5 10 (33.33%) Information Security
6 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (26.67%) GIAC
7 8 (26.67%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) Unix
7 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) GCIH
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.00%) vSphere
9 6 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (20.00%) DNS
9 6 (20.00%) WAN
9 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.00%) CISSP
10 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
11 4 (13.33%) Cybercrime
11 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) DHCP
4 4 (13.33%) IPsec
4 4 (13.33%) SAN
4 4 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (13.33%) SSH
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
1 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
1 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Cybercrime
2 4 (13.33%) EqualLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) PACS
2 4 (13.33%) Spread Betting
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (33.33%) Information Security
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) ISMS
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 4 (13.33%) Network Design
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (13.33%) Workflow
6 3 (10.00%) Presales
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) GCIH
1 8 (26.67%) GIAC
2 6 (20.00%) CISSP
3 4 (13.33%) CISA
3 4 (13.33%) CISM
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) CCDE
6 1 (3.33%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (6.67%) Nessus
1 2 (6.67%) Nmap
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 4 (13.33%) Avaya
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Sybase
6 2 (6.67%) Aruba
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) IronPort
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
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