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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 94 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 113 85 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.38% 1.97% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.90% 10.59% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 108 64 39
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
813 803 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.15% 18.65% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 660 575 575
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +17 103 £45,000 - 13
Halifax - 6 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield -11 2 £32,750 -6.42%
Bradford -1 1 £26,500 - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 247 (85.76%) Cisco
2 197 (68.40%) Cisco Certification
3 192 (66.67%) Firewall
4 178 (61.81%) CCNP
5 141 (48.96%) CheckPoint
6 103 (35.76%) LAN
6 103 (35.76%) WAN
7 93 (32.29%) MPLS
8 84 (29.17%) VoIP
9 80 (27.78%) Incident Management
10 77 (26.74%) Cisco ASA
11 72 (25.00%) CCSA
12 71 (24.65%) CCNA
12 71 (24.65%) CCSP
13 69 (23.96%) ITIL
14 60 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
15 53 (18.40%) TCP/IP
16 50 (17.36%) Capacity Planning
17 49 (17.01%) Windows
17 49 (17.01%) E-Commerce
18 43 (14.93%) Citrix
19 40 (13.89%) VMware
20 38 (13.19%) Mentoring
21 35 (12.15%) Project Management
22 34 (11.81%) BGP
23 33 (11.46%) FWSM
24 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
24 32 (11.11%) Load Balancing
25 28 (9.72%) DNS
25 28 (9.72%) Microsoft

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (3.82%) Apache
2 5 (1.74%) IIS
3 4 (1.39%) nginx
4 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 8 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.39%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 192 (66.67%) Firewall
2 103 (35.76%) LAN
2 103 (35.76%) WAN
3 93 (32.29%) MPLS
4 84 (29.17%) VoIP
5 77 (26.74%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (18.40%) TCP/IP
7 34 (11.81%) BGP
8 33 (11.46%) FWSM
9 28 (9.72%) DNS
10 26 (9.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (8.68%) VPN
12 24 (8.33%) IP Telephony
13 22 (7.64%) OSPF
14 19 (6.60%) Wireless
15 16 (5.56%) DHCP
16 15 (5.21%) Cisco PIX
17 13 (4.51%) Internet
17 13 (4.51%) DMZ
18 10 (3.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.47%) MySQL
2 4 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 16 (5.56%) Finance
2 13 (4.51%) Games
3 11 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.78%) Law
5 5 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 118 (40.97%) Network Engineer
2 117 (40.63%) Analyst
3 106 (36.81%) Network Analyst
4 95 (32.99%) Security Analyst
4 95 (32.99%) Network Security Analyst
5 29 (10.07%) Security Engineer
6 23 (7.99%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (4.86%) Consultant
8 13 (4.51%) Support Engineer
9 11 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (3.82%) Architect
9 11 (3.82%) Network Architect
9 11 (3.82%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 11 (3.82%) Cisco Analyst
9 11 (3.82%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 10 (3.47%) Network Specialist
11 9 (3.13%) Network Support
11 9 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.43%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (2.43%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.08%) CMDB
3 5 (1.74%) PKI
3 5 (1.74%) Clustering
4 3 (1.04%) IVR
4 3 (1.04%) SecurID
5 2 (0.69%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.01%) Windows
2 27 (9.38%) Linux
3 13 (4.51%) UNIX
4 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.39%) CentOS
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (27.78%) Incident Management
2 69 (23.96%) ITIL
3 50 (17.36%) Capacity Planning
4 49 (17.01%) E-Commerce
5 38 (13.19%) Mentoring
6 35 (12.15%) Project Management
7 32 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 20 (6.94%) Network Design
9 15 (5.21%) Network Architecture
10 14 (4.86%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (4.86%) Information Security
11 12 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
12 10 (3.47%) Change Management
13 9 (3.13%) DevOps
14 7 (2.43%) Data Protection
15 6 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (1.74%) Migration
17 4 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
18 3 (1.04%) Disaster Recovery
19 2 (0.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.78%) Perl
2 6 (2.08%) PHP
2 6 (2.08%) SQL
2 6 (2.08%) Shell Script
2 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.74%) Java
4 2 (0.69%) C
4 2 (0.69%) C++
5 1 (0.35%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 197 (68.40%) Cisco Certification
2 178 (61.81%) CCNP
3 72 (25.00%) CCSA
4 71 (24.65%) CCSP
4 71 (24.65%) CCNA
5 60 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (6.60%) CCIE
6 19 (6.60%) CCSE
7 14 (4.86%) Degree
8 9 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (2.78%) CCDA
9 8 (2.78%) CCDP
9 8 (2.78%) CCA
9 8 (2.78%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.43%) CCEE
10 7 (2.43%) CCAA
10 7 (2.43%) CCIA
11 6 (2.08%) CCVP
12 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.69%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (9.03%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.94%) XenApp
4 12 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 10 (3.47%) ProxySG
6 7 (2.43%) XenServer
7 5 (1.74%) MetaFrame
7 5 (1.74%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.69%) vSphere
8 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.69%) UAG
8 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.69%) Snort
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (5.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.43%) XenMobile
3 4 (1.39%) Nagios
4 3 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.35%) WSUS
5 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 247 (85.76%) Cisco
2 141 (48.96%) CheckPoint
3 43 (14.93%) Citrix
4 40 (13.89%) VMware
5 28 (9.72%) Microsoft
6 19 (6.60%) Juniper
7 17 (5.90%) Symantec
7 17 (5.90%) Blue Coat
8 12 (4.17%) F5
9 11 (3.82%) ScanSafe
9 11 (3.82%) HP
10 10 (3.47%) Riverbed
11 9 (3.13%) Fortinet
11 9 (3.13%) EMC
12 8 (2.78%) McAfee
13 6 (2.08%) Clearswift
14 5 (1.74%) Red Hat
15 4 (1.39%) Akamai
15 4 (1.39%) ArcSight
15 4 (1.39%) Dell
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & yearly bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago