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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 104 138 122
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 111 78 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.26% 1.53% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.55% 9.45% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 105 54 41
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,700 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
819 825 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.66% 16.14% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 655 632 629
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +46 97 £45,000 +4.65% 10
Bradford -9 9 £29,000 -35.55%
Halifax +19 4 £45,000 +111.76%
Huddersfield -5 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 168 (80.38%) Cisco
2 140 (66.99%) Firewall
3 125 (59.81%) Cisco Certification
4 114 (54.55%) CCNP
5 95 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 81 (38.76%) ITIL
7 71 (33.97%) CCNA
8 70 (33.49%) WAN
9 69 (33.01%) LAN
10 59 (28.23%) CCSA
11 53 (25.36%) ITIL Certification
12 51 (24.40%) Incident Management
13 46 (22.01%) Windows
14 45 (21.53%) Cisco ASA
15 42 (20.10%) Microsoft
16 41 (19.62%) DNS
17 40 (19.14%) Active Directory
17 40 (19.14%) CCSP
18 38 (18.18%) Project Management
19 35 (16.75%) Cisco Nexus
19 35 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
20 34 (16.27%) VMware
21 30 (14.35%) Mentoring
22 29 (13.88%) MPLS
23 28 (13.40%) VPN
23 28 (13.40%) DHCP
24 27 (12.92%) Capacity Planning
24 27 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
25 26 (12.44%) Blue Coat
25 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (9.57%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.78%) nginx
3 10 (4.78%) Apache
4 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.96%) Site Server
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.78%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (4.78%) Amazon S3
1 10 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (66.99%) Firewall
2 70 (33.49%) WAN
3 69 (33.01%) LAN
4 45 (21.53%) Cisco ASA
5 41 (19.62%) DNS
6 35 (16.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 29 (13.88%) MPLS
8 28 (13.40%) VPN
8 28 (13.40%) DHCP
9 26 (12.44%) SAN
10 25 (11.96%) Cisco PIX
11 19 (9.09%) VoIP
12 14 (6.70%) Wireless
13 12 (5.74%) NAS
14 10 (4.78%) TCP/IP
14 10 (4.78%) SSL
15 9 (4.31%) IPsec
16 8 (3.83%) Ethernet
17 7 (3.35%) PBX
17 7 (3.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.78%) MySQL
1 10 (4.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (4.78%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.87%) JIRA
General
1 16 (7.66%) Telecoms
1 16 (7.66%) Games
2 5 (2.39%) Finance
2 5 (2.39%) Law
2 5 (2.39%) Legal
3 2 (0.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (29.19%) Network Engineer
2 57 (27.27%) Analyst
2 57 (27.27%) Network Analyst
3 53 (25.36%) Security Analyst
3 53 (25.36%) Network Security Analyst
4 27 (12.92%) Security Engineer
5 25 (11.96%) Consultant
6 22 (10.53%) Network Specialist
7 21 (10.05%) Network Security Engineer
8 20 (9.57%) Security Specialist
8 20 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (8.61%) Network Security Specialist
10 17 (8.13%) Security Consultant
11 15 (7.18%) Network Consultant
11 15 (7.18%) Network Security Consultant
12 8 (3.83%) Virtualisation Consultant
12 8 (3.83%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 8 (3.83%) Cisco Analyst
12 8 (3.83%) Cisco Security Analyst
13 7 (3.35%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.48%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.78%) Clustering
3 5 (2.39%) CMDB
4 4 (1.91%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (0.96%) Fat Client
5 2 (0.96%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.01%) Windows
2 26 (12.44%) Linux
3 10 (4.78%) CentOS
4 9 (4.31%) UNIX
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.96%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.76%) ITIL
2 51 (24.40%) Incident Management
3 38 (18.18%) Project Management
4 30 (14.35%) Mentoring
5 27 (12.92%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce
7 18 (8.61%) Load Balancing
8 16 (7.66%) Network Architecture
8 16 (7.66%) Information Security
9 15 (7.18%) Trend Analysis
10 14 (6.70%) Migration
11 10 (4.78%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (4.31%) Network Design
12 9 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.83%) Data Protection
14 6 (2.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (1.91%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (1.91%) SIEM
16 3 (1.44%) Network Management
17 2 (0.96%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.78%) PHP
1 10 (4.78%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.44%) C
3 2 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (59.81%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (54.55%) CCNP
3 71 (33.97%) CCNA
4 59 (28.23%) CCSA
5 53 (25.36%) ITIL Certification
6 40 (19.14%) CCSP
7 25 (11.96%) CCSE
8 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (5.74%) Degree
10 10 (4.78%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (4.31%) CCA
12 8 (3.83%) CCEE
12 8 (3.83%) CCAA
12 8 (3.83%) CCIA
13 7 (3.35%) MCP
14 6 (2.87%) MCSE
14 6 (2.87%) MCTS
15 3 (1.44%) JNCIA
15 3 (1.44%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (19.14%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.31%) XenApp
4 8 (3.83%) XenServer
4 8 (3.83%) XenDesktop
5 7 (3.35%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.91%) NFS
6 4 (1.91%) Xen
7 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.96%) Snort
8 2 (0.96%) vSphere
9 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (6.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (5.26%) Nagios
3 8 (3.83%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.96%) SCCM
5 1 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) OpenView
5 1 (0.48%) Foglight
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (80.38%) Cisco
2 95 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 42 (20.10%) Microsoft
4 34 (16.27%) VMware
5 26 (12.44%) Blue Coat
5 26 (12.44%) Juniper
6 25 (11.96%) F5
7 24 (11.48%) HP
8 23 (11.00%) Citrix
9 14 (6.70%) Symantec
9 14 (6.70%) ArcSight
10 12 (5.74%) Sourcefire
11 8 (3.83%) ScanSafe
11 8 (3.83%) McAfee
11 8 (3.83%) Clearswift
12 7 (3.35%) Dell
13 6 (2.87%) EMC
13 6 (2.87%) QNAP
13 6 (2.87%) Akamai
14 4 (1.91%) Splunk
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago