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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 63 152 120
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -32
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 186 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.60% 1.01% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.42% 5.83% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 132 35 51
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £24,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1133 669 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.91% 17.24% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 803 527 567
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +97 176 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 260 (86.38%) Cisco
2 198 (65.78%) Cisco Certification
3 190 (63.12%) Firewall
4 172 (57.14%) CCNP
5 154 (51.16%) CheckPoint
6 129 (42.86%) WAN
7 125 (41.53%) VoIP
8 122 (40.53%) LAN
9 112 (37.21%) MPLS
10 91 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
11 84 (27.91%) Incident Management
11 84 (27.91%) TCP/IP
12 76 (25.25%) CCSP
13 66 (21.93%) CCNA
14 65 (21.59%) Capacity Planning
15 57 (18.94%) E-Commerce
16 55 (18.27%) FWSM
17 51 (16.94%) Windows
18 48 (15.95%) CCSA
19 42 (13.95%) ITIL
19 42 (13.95%) BGP
20 37 (12.29%) Load Balancing
21 35 (11.63%) IP Telephony
22 33 (10.96%) VMware
23 32 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
23 32 (10.63%) Citrix
24 29 (9.63%) VPN
24 29 (9.63%) Juniper
25 28 (9.30%) CCIE
25 28 (9.30%) Network Design

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 12 (3.99%) Apache
2 6 (1.99%) IIS
3 5 (1.66%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.33%) Site Server
Applications
1 10 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 190 (63.12%) Firewall
2 129 (42.86%) WAN
3 125 (41.53%) VoIP
4 122 (40.53%) LAN
5 112 (37.21%) MPLS
6 91 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
7 84 (27.91%) TCP/IP
8 55 (18.27%) FWSM
9 42 (13.95%) BGP
10 35 (11.63%) IP Telephony
11 29 (9.63%) VPN
12 27 (8.97%) OSPF
13 22 (7.31%) DMZ
13 22 (7.31%) DNS
14 20 (6.64%) Wireless
15 18 (5.98%) Internet
16 15 (4.98%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (4.65%) DHCP
18 12 (3.99%) LDAP
18 12 (3.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.65%) MySQL
2 2 (0.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (7.31%) Finance
2 15 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.33%) Law
4 3 (1.00%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 136 (45.18%) Network Engineer
2 120 (39.87%) Analyst
3 95 (31.56%) Network Analyst
4 81 (26.91%) Security Analyst
5 76 (25.25%) Network Security Analyst
6 24 (7.97%) Security Engineer
7 19 (6.31%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.32%) Architect
8 16 (5.32%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (4.65%) Network Architect
10 12 (3.99%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.99%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (3.32%) Network Support
12 9 (2.99%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (2.66%) Technical Support Analyst
13 8 (2.66%) Technical Support
13 8 (2.66%) Operations Analyst
13 8 (2.66%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (0.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.33%) Symfony
2 1 (0.33%) jQuery
2 1 (0.33%) HTML
2 1 (0.33%) .NET
2 1 (0.33%) J2EE
2 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.32%) PKI
3 8 (2.66%) CMDB
3 8 (2.66%) SecurID
4 3 (1.00%) IVR
5 1 (0.33%) NHS
5 1 (0.33%) Clustering
5 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.94%) Windows
2 27 (8.97%) Linux
3 14 (4.65%) UNIX
4 9 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.00%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (27.91%) Incident Management
2 65 (21.59%) Capacity Planning
3 57 (18.94%) E-Commerce
4 42 (13.95%) ITIL
5 37 (12.29%) Load Balancing
6 28 (9.30%) Network Design
7 22 (7.31%) Project Management
8 21 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 15 (4.98%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (4.65%) DevOps
10 14 (4.65%) Change Management
11 12 (3.99%) Information Security
12 11 (3.65%) Network Architecture
13 9 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (2.33%) Network Management
15 7 (2.33%) Business Continuity
15 7 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (1.99%) Trend Analysis
16 6 (1.99%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.99%) PHP
1 12 (3.99%) SQL
2 11 (3.65%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.32%) Perl
4 7 (2.33%) Java
5 6 (1.99%) C++
5 6 (1.99%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.00%) R
7 3 (1.00%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C#
8 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.33%) Python
8 1 (0.33%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 198 (65.78%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (57.14%) CCNP
3 76 (25.25%) CCSP
4 66 (21.93%) CCNA
5 48 (15.95%) CCSA
6 32 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (9.30%) CCIE
8 12 (3.99%) CCSE
9 11 (3.65%) CCDP
10 10 (3.32%) CCDA
10 10 (3.32%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.99%) CISSP
12 8 (2.66%) CCVP
13 6 (1.99%) Degree
14 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.00%) CEH
15 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.66%) CCIP
16 2 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.32%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.32%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.98%) XenApp
4 9 (2.99%) ProxySG
5 6 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (1.99%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.99%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.66%) UAG
6 2 (0.66%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.33%) Nessus
3 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 260 (86.38%) Cisco
2 154 (51.16%) CheckPoint
3 33 (10.96%) VMware
4 32 (10.63%) Citrix
5 29 (9.63%) Juniper
6 17 (5.65%) Microsoft
7 13 (4.32%) Blue Coat
8 12 (3.99%) Riverbed
9 10 (3.32%) Symantec
9 10 (3.32%) McAfee
10 9 (2.99%) SolarWinds
10 9 (2.99%) ScanSafe
11 8 (2.66%) Fortinet
11 8 (2.66%) F5
12 7 (2.33%) IronPort
13 6 (1.99%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.66%) ArcSight
15 4 (1.33%) Websense
15 4 (1.33%) HP
16 3 (1.00%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: to £45000 + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago