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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 97 85 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 116 139 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 2.85% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.61% 14.55% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 107 105 49
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
743 955 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.56% 19.60% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 618 720 482
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 99 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Bradford -15 6 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £30,500 -
Castleford - 2 £42,500 -
Wetherby -4 1 - - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 152 (72.04%) Cisco
2 119 (56.40%) Firewall
3 112 (53.08%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (42.18%) CheckPoint
5 86 (40.76%) CCNP
6 78 (36.97%) WAN
7 77 (36.49%) CCNA
8 75 (35.55%) LAN
9 62 (29.38%) ITIL
10 50 (23.70%) Windows
10 50 (23.70%) Data Centre
11 48 (22.75%) HP
12 47 (22.27%) Microsoft
13 46 (21.80%) VMware
14 44 (20.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (19.91%) CCSA
16 41 (19.43%) SAN
17 40 (18.96%) DNS
18 39 (18.48%) Active Directory
19 38 (18.01%) VoIP
19 38 (18.01%) VPN
20 36 (17.06%) ITIL Certification
21 35 (16.59%) Cisco ASA
22 34 (16.11%) Incident Management
22 34 (16.11%) DHCP
23 33 (15.64%) MS Exchange
23 33 (15.64%) MS Excel
24 32 (15.17%) Telecoms
24 32 (15.17%) Analytical Skills
25 31 (14.69%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (15.64%) MS Exchange
2 31 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.32%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.84%) nginx
4 6 (2.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (15.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (2.84%) Amazon S3
1 6 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 119 (56.40%) Firewall
2 78 (36.97%) WAN
3 75 (35.55%) LAN
4 41 (19.43%) SAN
5 40 (18.96%) DNS
6 38 (18.01%) VoIP
6 38 (18.01%) VPN
7 35 (16.59%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (16.11%) DHCP
9 31 (14.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 29 (13.74%) Wireless
11 27 (12.80%) Cisco PIX
12 17 (8.06%) Internet
13 12 (5.69%) MPLS
14 10 (4.74%) Wireless Security
14 10 (4.74%) NAS
15 7 (3.32%) SSL
16 5 (2.37%) Cisco IOS
16 5 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.90%) MySQL
2 9 (4.27%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.79%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 32 (15.17%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.79%) Games
3 5 (2.37%) Law
3 5 (2.37%) Retail
4 3 (1.42%) Finance
5 2 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (26.07%) Network Engineer
2 38 (18.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (16.11%) Security Specialist
4 28 (13.27%) Network Specialist
4 28 (13.27%) Network Security Specialist
5 25 (11.85%) Consultant
6 23 (10.90%) Analyst
6 23 (10.90%) Security Consultant
7 22 (10.43%) Network Consultant
7 22 (10.43%) Network Security Consultant
8 18 (8.53%) Security Engineer
8 18 (8.53%) Network Analyst
9 15 (7.11%) Security Analyst
9 15 (7.11%) Network Security Analyst
10 14 (6.64%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Sales Consultant
11 11 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.21%) Architect
11 11 (5.21%) Administrator
11 11 (5.21%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.27%) Symfony
2 6 (2.84%) Web Services
3 2 (0.95%) HTML
3 2 (0.95%) CSS
3 2 (0.95%) HTML5
3 2 (0.95%) CSS3
3 2 (0.95%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.47%) YUI
4 1 (0.47%) jQuery
4 1 (0.47%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.47%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.70%) Data Centre
2 32 (15.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.84%) Handset
4 6 (2.84%) Clustering
4 6 (2.84%) PKI
5 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.90%) CESG
5 4 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.42%) CMDB
7 2 (0.95%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) BYOD
8 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.70%) Windows
2 27 (12.80%) Linux
3 14 (6.64%) UNIX
4 10 (4.74%) Solaris
5 7 (3.32%) AIX
5 7 (3.32%) HPUX
6 6 (2.84%) CentOS
7 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.95%) Debian
8 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.38%) ITIL
2 34 (16.11%) Incident Management
3 30 (14.22%) Project Management
4 28 (13.27%) Mentoring
5 25 (11.85%) Capacity Planning
5 25 (11.85%) E-Commerce
6 16 (7.58%) Information Security
7 13 (6.16%) Cyber Security
8 12 (5.69%) SIEM
9 11 (5.21%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (4.74%) OO
11 9 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.27%) OOP
11 9 (4.27%) OO PHP
12 8 (3.79%) Migration
13 7 (3.32%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (3.32%) Network Architecture
13 7 (3.32%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.32%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.58%) PHP
2 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.42%) SQL
4 2 (0.95%) C
4 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 112 (53.08%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (40.76%) CCNP
3 77 (36.49%) CCNA
4 42 (19.91%) CCSA
5 36 (17.06%) ITIL Certification
6 31 (14.69%) CCSP
7 28 (13.27%) CCSE
8 13 (6.16%) Degree
9 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (4.74%) HP ASE
11 9 (4.27%) CISSP
12 5 (2.37%) MCP
12 5 (2.37%) MCTS
12 5 (2.37%) CISM
13 4 (1.90%) CISA
13 4 (1.90%) MCSE
14 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.95%) MCSA
15 2 (0.95%) CCVP
16 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (20.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (18.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.21%) Xen
4 8 (3.79%) XenServer
5 7 (3.32%) vSphere
5 7 (3.32%) KVM
6 4 (1.90%) NFS
7 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.47%) XenApp
8 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.32%) Nagios
2 5 (2.37%) Nessus
3 4 (1.90%) Nmap
3 4 (1.90%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.47%) Foglight
4 1 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 152 (72.04%) Cisco
2 89 (42.18%) CheckPoint
3 48 (22.75%) HP
4 47 (22.27%) Microsoft
5 46 (21.80%) VMware
6 18 (8.53%) F5
7 17 (8.06%) Juniper
8 15 (7.11%) Blue Coat
9 11 (5.21%) ArcSight
10 10 (4.74%) Sourcefire
10 10 (4.74%) Huawei
11 9 (4.27%) Zend
11 9 (4.27%) Oracle
12 8 (3.79%) Citrix
13 4 (1.90%) Acunetix
14 3 (1.42%) Dell
14 3 (1.42%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.42%) Splunk
14 3 (1.42%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.42%) Imperva
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: 5%
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: 17 days ago