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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 145 107 124
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 78 113 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.79% 2.33% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 13.99% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 71 108 58
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,700 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
598 808 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.69% 16.65% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 510 649 570
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -33 64 £45,000 - 6
Halifax 0 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (64.78%) Cisco
2 100 (62.89%) Firewall
3 79 (49.69%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (46.54%) LAN
5 68 (42.77%) CCNA
6 66 (41.51%) WAN
7 64 (40.25%) CCNP
8 60 (37.74%) CheckPoint
9 44 (27.67%) Cisco ASA
10 42 (26.42%) High Availability
11 40 (25.16%) VMware
12 39 (24.53%) Microsoft
12 39 (24.53%) Windows
13 35 (22.01%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (20.75%) Linux
15 32 (20.13%) SAN
16 31 (19.50%) VPN
17 30 (18.87%) Active Directory
18 29 (18.24%) HP
18 29 (18.24%) Incident Management
19 24 (15.09%) DNS
19 24 (15.09%) MS Exchange
19 24 (15.09%) Wireless
19 24 (15.09%) Windows Server
20 23 (14.47%) Capacity Planning
20 23 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (14.47%) Trend Analysis
20 23 (14.47%) E-Commerce
20 23 (14.47%) CCSP
20 23 (14.47%) Cisco PIX

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.03%) CloudStack
3 8 (5.03%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.77%) Apache
4 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.14%) Node.js
6 3 (1.89%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.26%) JBoss
7 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.63%) IIS
8 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (11.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (62.89%) Firewall
2 74 (46.54%) LAN
3 66 (41.51%) WAN
4 44 (27.67%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (20.13%) SAN
6 31 (19.50%) VPN
7 24 (15.09%) DNS
7 24 (15.09%) Wireless
8 23 (14.47%) Cisco PIX
9 22 (13.84%) VoIP
10 18 (11.32%) DHCP
11 15 (9.43%) BGP
12 13 (8.18%) Internet
13 10 (6.29%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (6.29%) MPLS
14 8 (5.03%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (4.40%) NAS
15 7 (4.40%) OSPF
16 5 (3.14%) Cisco ISE
16 5 (3.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) MySQL
2 14 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.29%) Big Data
4 5 (3.14%) Informix
5 2 (1.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.63%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (12.58%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.55%) Finance
3 10 (6.29%) Games
3 10 (6.29%) Legal
4 5 (3.14%) Law
4 5 (3.14%) Marketing
5 4 (2.52%) Retail
6 2 (1.26%) Electronics
6 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (43.40%) Network Engineer
2 52 (32.70%) Security Engineer
3 51 (32.08%) Network Security Engineer
4 43 (27.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 40 (25.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 33 (20.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 31 (19.50%) Analyst
8 24 (15.09%) Network Analyst
8 24 (15.09%) Security Analyst
9 21 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (12.58%) Check Point Analyst
10 20 (12.58%) Cisco Analyst
10 20 (12.58%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 20 (12.58%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 20 (12.58%) Network Security Analyst
11 19 (11.95%) IT Engineer
12 16 (10.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (6.29%) Consultant
13 10 (6.29%) Senior Network Engineer
14 9 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) LAMP
1 6 (3.77%) Web Services
2 5 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (3.14%) XML
3 2 (1.26%) Symfony
4 1 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.77%) Clustering
4 5 (3.14%) RIA
5 3 (1.89%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.63%) CESG
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.53%) Windows
2 33 (20.75%) Linux
3 24 (15.09%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.06%) Unix
5 8 (5.03%) AIX
5 8 (5.03%) HPUX
5 8 (5.03%) Solaris
6 6 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.89%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.26%) Debian
9 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.63%) Android
10 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.42%) High Availability
2 29 (18.24%) Incident Management
3 23 (14.47%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (14.47%) E-Commerce
3 23 (14.47%) Trend Analysis
4 18 (11.32%) Information Security
5 13 (8.18%) ITIL
5 13 (8.18%) Presales
6 11 (6.92%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.66%) Project Management
8 8 (5.03%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.03%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.77%) DevOps
10 6 (3.77%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (3.77%) Line Management
10 6 (3.77%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (3.77%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.03%) PHP
1 8 (5.03%) SQL
2 5 (3.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.89%) ABAP
3 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.89%) Python
3 3 (1.89%) Ruby
3 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (49.69%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (42.77%) CCNA
3 64 (40.25%) CCNP
4 23 (14.47%) CCSP
5 14 (8.81%) CCSA
6 13 (8.18%) CISSP
7 8 (5.03%) CCIE
8 7 (4.40%) CCDA
8 7 (4.40%) CCSE
9 6 (3.77%) CISM
9 6 (3.77%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (3.77%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (3.77%) SSCP
10 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.52%) Degree
12 3 (1.89%) CISA
12 3 (1.89%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.89%) HP ASE
12 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.29%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.89%) COBIT
4 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 35 (22.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.81%) vSphere
4 8 (5.03%) KVM
4 8 (5.03%) Xen
4 8 (5.03%) XenServer
5 4 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.89%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.63%) NFS
7 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.89%) Puppet
2 2 (1.26%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.63%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.63%) Nagios
3 1 (0.63%) Nessus
3 1 (0.63%) Nmap
3 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 103 (64.78%) Cisco
2 60 (37.74%) CheckPoint
3 40 (25.16%) VMware
4 39 (24.53%) Microsoft
5 29 (18.24%) HP
6 20 (12.58%) Juniper
7 14 (8.81%) Oracle
7 14 (8.81%) Palo Alto
8 9 (5.66%) F5
8 9 (5.66%) Fortinet
9 8 (5.03%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.14%) Aruba
10 5 (3.14%) SAP
10 5 (3.14%) Splunk
11 4 (2.52%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.89%) Avaya
12 3 (1.89%) Citrix
12 3 (1.89%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.89%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 22 days ago