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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 97 132 104
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -28
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 132 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.57% 1.50% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.35% 8.58% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 102 56 52
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £22,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
989 734 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.25% 17.42% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 731 581 564
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 +52 125 £40,000 - 5
Wakefield - 1 £33,000 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 273 (88.06%) Cisco
2 218 (70.32%) Cisco Certification
3 194 (62.58%) Firewall
4 190 (61.29%) CCNP
5 155 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 129 (41.61%) WAN
7 124 (40.00%) LAN
8 120 (38.71%) VoIP
9 115 (37.10%) MPLS
10 93 (30.00%) Incident Management
11 92 (29.68%) Cisco ASA
12 83 (26.77%) TCP/IP
13 80 (25.81%) CCSP
14 76 (24.52%) CCNA
15 65 (20.97%) Capacity Planning
16 63 (20.32%) CCSA
17 57 (18.39%) E-Commerce
18 54 (17.42%) ITIL
19 50 (16.13%) FWSM
20 49 (15.81%) Windows
21 44 (14.19%) ITIL Certification
22 43 (13.87%) BGP
23 39 (12.58%) VMware
24 36 (11.61%) Citrix
24 36 (11.61%) Load Balancing
25 35 (11.29%) IP Telephony
26 30 (9.68%) VPN
27 28 (9.03%) CCIE
27 28 (9.03%) OSPF
28 27 (8.71%) Mentoring

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 10 (3.23%) Apache
2 6 (1.94%) IIS
3 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.32%) Site Server
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (62.58%) Firewall
2 129 (41.61%) WAN
3 124 (40.00%) LAN
4 120 (38.71%) VoIP
5 115 (37.10%) MPLS
6 92 (29.68%) Cisco ASA
7 83 (26.77%) TCP/IP
8 50 (16.13%) FWSM
9 43 (13.87%) BGP
10 35 (11.29%) IP Telephony
11 30 (9.68%) VPN
12 28 (9.03%) OSPF
13 24 (7.74%) DNS
14 22 (7.10%) DMZ
15 21 (6.77%) Wireless
16 17 (5.48%) Internet
17 15 (4.84%) DHCP
17 15 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
19 12 (3.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.55%) MySQL
2 2 (0.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (7.10%) Finance
2 14 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.26%) Law
4 4 (1.29%) Games
5 3 (0.97%) Retail
5 3 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 139 (44.84%) Network Engineer
2 129 (41.61%) Analyst
3 105 (33.87%) Network Analyst
4 95 (30.65%) Security Analyst
5 90 (29.03%) Network Security Analyst
6 28 (9.03%) Security Engineer
7 20 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 14 (4.52%) Support Engineer
9 14 (4.52%) Architect
9 14 (4.52%) Network Architect
10 10 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
11 9 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (2.90%) Network Support
12 8 (2.58%) Operations Analyst
12 8 (2.58%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 8 (2.58%) Cisco Analyst
12 8 (2.58%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (2.58%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.32%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.23%) PKI
3 8 (2.58%) CMDB
3 8 (2.58%) SecurID
4 3 (0.97%) IVR
5 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.32%) Clustering
5 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.81%) Windows
2 26 (8.39%) Linux
3 14 (4.52%) UNIX
4 7 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.32%) Android
7 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 65 (20.97%) Capacity Planning
3 57 (18.39%) E-Commerce
4 54 (17.42%) ITIL
5 36 (11.61%) Load Balancing
6 27 (8.71%) Mentoring
7 24 (7.74%) Project Management
7 24 (7.74%) Network Design
8 16 (5.16%) Network Architecture
9 15 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (4.52%) DevOps
10 14 (4.52%) Change Management
11 13 (4.19%) Information Security
12 10 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
13 8 (2.58%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (2.58%) Business Continuity
13 8 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (1.94%) Network Management
15 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Architecture
15 4 (1.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.87%) SQL
2 11 (3.55%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.23%) Perl
4 9 (2.90%) PHP
5 6 (1.94%) Java
5 6 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.29%) C++
7 2 (0.65%) C
7 2 (0.65%) R
8 1 (0.32%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 218 (70.32%) Cisco Certification
2 190 (61.29%) CCNP
3 80 (25.81%) CCSP
4 76 (24.52%) CCNA
5 63 (20.32%) CCSA
6 44 (14.19%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (9.03%) CCIE
8 13 (4.19%) CCSE
9 11 (3.55%) CCDP
10 10 (3.23%) CCDA
10 10 (3.23%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.90%) CISSP
12 8 (2.58%) CCVP
13 7 (2.26%) Degree
14 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.29%) MCSE
15 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.97%) CEH
16 2 (0.65%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.52%) SLA
2 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.16%) XenApp
2 16 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.58%) ProxySG
4 6 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (1.94%) MetaFrame
4 6 (1.94%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.65%) vSphere
5 2 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.65%) UAG
5 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.32%) Nessus
3 1 (0.32%) WSUS
3 1 (0.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 273 (88.06%) Cisco
2 155 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 39 (12.58%) VMware
4 36 (11.61%) Citrix
5 24 (7.74%) Juniper
6 20 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 12 (3.87%) Blue Coat
7 12 (3.87%) Riverbed
8 10 (3.23%) Symantec
9 9 (2.90%) McAfee
9 9 (2.90%) SolarWinds
9 9 (2.90%) ScanSafe
10 8 (2.58%) F5
10 8 (2.58%) Fortinet
11 7 (2.26%) IronPort
12 6 (1.94%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.61%) ArcSight
14 4 (1.29%) Websense
14 4 (1.29%) HP
15 3 (0.97%) EMC
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