The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 110 145 96
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -49
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 88 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.97% 1.43% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 8.24% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 85 49 57
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,454 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 862 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.59% 17.42% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 599 683 573
Average salary £44,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.37% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region.

Network Security Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +38 77 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Bradford -15 9 £29,000 -35.55%
Huddersfield - 1 £32,500 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 162 (78.26%) Cisco
2 138 (66.67%) Firewall
3 110 (53.14%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (48.79%) CheckPoint
5 100 (48.31%) CCNP
6 73 (35.27%) CCNA
7 70 (33.82%) ITIL
8 67 (32.37%) WAN
9 66 (31.88%) LAN
10 53 (25.60%) Windows
11 48 (23.19%) DNS
11 48 (23.19%) CCSA
12 47 (22.71%) Microsoft
13 46 (22.22%) Active Directory
13 46 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
14 43 (20.77%) Incident Management
14 43 (20.77%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (17.87%) VMware
15 37 (17.87%) Project Management
15 37 (17.87%) CCSP
15 37 (17.87%) Cisco Nexus
16 36 (17.39%) VPN
16 36 (17.39%) DHCP
17 35 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (16.43%) SAN
18 34 (16.43%) HP
18 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (14.49%) CCSE
20 29 (14.01%) Mentoring
21 28 (13.53%) MS Exchange

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 28 (13.53%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.83%) nginx
3 10 (4.83%) Apache
4 2 (0.97%) Site Server
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
2 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.83%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (4.83%) Amazon S3
1 10 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (66.67%) Firewall
2 67 (32.37%) WAN
3 66 (31.88%) LAN
4 48 (23.19%) DNS
5 46 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (17.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 36 (17.39%) VPN
7 36 (17.39%) DHCP
8 34 (16.43%) SAN
9 28 (13.53%) VoIP
10 26 (12.56%) Cisco PIX
11 19 (9.18%) MPLS
12 16 (7.73%) Wireless
13 12 (5.80%) NAS
14 10 (4.83%) SSL
15 8 (3.86%) Internet
15 8 (3.86%) IPsec
15 8 (3.86%) Ethernet
15 8 (3.86%) TCP/IP
16 7 (3.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.28%) MySQL
2 10 (4.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.48%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (12.08%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.28%) Games
3 5 (2.42%) Law
3 5 (2.42%) Legal
4 4 (1.93%) Finance
5 2 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (28.50%) Network Engineer
2 41 (19.81%) Analyst
3 40 (19.32%) Network Analyst
4 36 (17.39%) Network Security Analyst
4 36 (17.39%) Security Analyst
5 28 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (12.56%) Network Specialist
7 25 (12.08%) Consultant
7 25 (12.08%) Security Specialist
8 24 (11.59%) Security Engineer
9 23 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
10 18 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
11 17 (8.21%) Security Consultant
12 15 (7.25%) Network Consultant
12 15 (7.25%) Network Security Consultant
13 8 (3.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
14 7 (3.38%) Security Manager
15 6 (2.90%) IT Security Engineer
15 6 (2.90%) Information Manager
15 6 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.83%) Web Services
2 3 (1.45%) Symfony
3 1 (0.48%) HTML5
3 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.48%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.48%) CSS3
3 1 (0.48%) YUI
3 1 (0.48%) jQuery
3 1 (0.48%) Dojo
3 1 (0.48%) CSS
3 1 (0.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.83%) Clustering
3 5 (2.42%) CMDB
4 4 (1.93%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.97%) Handset
6 1 (0.48%) User Experience
6 1 (0.48%) BYOD
6 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) CESG
6 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.60%) Windows
2 26 (12.56%) Linux
3 10 (4.83%) CentOS
3 10 (4.83%) UNIX
4 2 (0.97%) Solaris
4 2 (0.97%) Android
4 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.82%) ITIL
2 43 (20.77%) Incident Management
3 37 (17.87%) Project Management
4 29 (14.01%) Mentoring
5 27 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 27 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 15 (7.25%) Information Security
8 13 (6.28%) Migration
9 12 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (5.31%) Network Architecture
10 11 (5.31%) Trend Analysis
11 8 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.86%) Network Design
12 7 (3.38%) Data Protection
12 7 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (2.90%) SIEM
14 4 (1.93%) OO
14 4 (1.93%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (1.45%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.28%) PHP
2 10 (4.83%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.97%) SQL
3 2 (0.97%) C
4 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 110 (53.14%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (48.31%) CCNP
3 73 (35.27%) CCNA
4 48 (23.19%) CCSA
5 43 (20.77%) ITIL Certification
6 37 (17.87%) CCSP
7 30 (14.49%) CCSE
8 13 (6.28%) Degree
9 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (3.86%) CCA
10 8 (3.86%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (3.86%) CCEE
10 8 (3.86%) CCAA
10 8 (3.86%) CCIA
11 6 (2.90%) MCP
11 6 (2.90%) MCTS
12 4 (1.93%) CISSP
12 4 (1.93%) MCSE
13 3 (1.45%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) SLA
1 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 35 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.86%) XenApp
3 8 (3.86%) XenServer
3 8 (3.86%) XenDesktop
4 7 (3.38%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.93%) NFS
5 4 (1.93%) Xen
6 3 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.97%) Snort
8 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (5.31%) Nagios
3 8 (3.86%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.48%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.48%) Nmap
4 1 (0.48%) Nessus
4 1 (0.48%) SCCM
4 1 (0.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.48%) OpenView
4 1 (0.48%) Foglight
Vendors
1 162 (78.26%) Cisco
2 101 (48.79%) CheckPoint
3 47 (22.71%) Microsoft
4 37 (17.87%) VMware
5 34 (16.43%) HP
6 27 (13.04%) Juniper
7 26 (12.56%) Blue Coat
8 25 (12.08%) F5
9 19 (9.18%) Citrix
10 14 (6.76%) ArcSight
10 14 (6.76%) Symantec
11 12 (5.80%) Sourcefire
12 9 (4.35%) McAfee
13 8 (3.86%) Clearswift
13 8 (3.86%) ScanSafe
14 7 (3.38%) Dell
15 6 (2.90%) EMC
15 6 (2.90%) Akamai
15 6 (2.90%) QNAP
16 4 (1.93%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32.7k - 37.5k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago