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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 111 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 104 81 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.16% 1.89% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 10.64% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 93 67 52
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £20,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,450 £57,250
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
832 761 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.31% 17.78% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 656 573 584
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% +1.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +15 97 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Wakefield -12 2 £32,750 -6.42%
Halifax - 1 £45,000 - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 267 (88.70%) Cisco
2 212 (70.43%) Cisco Certification
3 189 (62.79%) Firewall
4 185 (61.46%) CCNP
5 149 (49.50%) CheckPoint
6 115 (38.21%) WAN
7 114 (37.87%) LAN
8 112 (37.21%) VoIP
9 108 (35.88%) MPLS
10 90 (29.90%) Incident Management
11 86 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
12 76 (25.25%) CCNA
12 76 (25.25%) CCSP
13 75 (24.92%) TCP/IP
14 71 (23.59%) CCSA
15 61 (20.27%) ITIL
16 58 (19.27%) Capacity Planning
17 54 (17.94%) E-Commerce
17 54 (17.94%) ITIL Certification
18 45 (14.95%) Windows
19 44 (14.62%) FWSM
20 42 (13.95%) Citrix
21 40 (13.29%) VMware
21 40 (13.29%) BGP
22 34 (11.30%) IP Telephony
22 34 (11.30%) Mentoring
22 34 (11.30%) Load Balancing
23 31 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
24 30 (9.97%) Project Management
25 29 (9.63%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.32%) Apache
2 6 (1.99%) IIS
3 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.33%) Site Server
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
1 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (62.79%) Firewall
2 115 (38.21%) WAN
3 114 (37.87%) LAN
4 112 (37.21%) VoIP
5 108 (35.88%) MPLS
6 86 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 75 (24.92%) TCP/IP
8 44 (14.62%) FWSM
9 40 (13.29%) BGP
10 34 (11.30%) IP Telephony
11 29 (9.63%) VPN
12 25 (8.31%) OSPF
13 24 (7.97%) DNS
14 22 (7.31%) DMZ
15 20 (6.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (6.31%) Wireless
17 17 (5.65%) Internet
18 15 (4.98%) DHCP
19 14 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
20 11 (3.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.33%) MySQL
2 2 (0.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (7.31%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.33%) Law
4 5 (1.66%) Games
5 3 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 130 (43.19%) Network Engineer
2 128 (42.52%) Analyst
3 112 (37.21%) Network Analyst
4 100 (33.22%) Security Analyst
5 97 (32.23%) Network Security Analyst
6 26 (8.64%) Security Engineer
7 19 (6.31%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (4.98%) Support Engineer
9 12 (3.99%) Architect
9 12 (3.99%) Network Architect
10 11 (3.65%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 11 (3.65%) Cisco Analyst
10 11 (3.65%) Cisco Security Analyst
11 10 (3.32%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (2.99%) Consultant
12 9 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (2.66%) Support Analyst
13 8 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (2.66%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.99%) PKI
3 8 (2.66%) CMDB
4 7 (2.33%) SecurID
5 3 (1.00%) IVR
6 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.95%) Windows
2 22 (7.31%) Linux
3 9 (2.99%) UNIX
4 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.90%) Incident Management
2 61 (20.27%) ITIL
3 58 (19.27%) Capacity Planning
4 54 (17.94%) E-Commerce
5 34 (11.30%) Load Balancing
5 34 (11.30%) Mentoring
6 30 (9.97%) Project Management
7 18 (5.98%) Network Design
8 17 (5.65%) Network Architecture
9 15 (4.98%) Change Management
9 15 (4.98%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (4.65%) DevOps
11 12 (3.99%) Information Security
12 11 (3.65%) Trend Analysis
13 9 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (2.66%) Business Continuity
14 8 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (2.33%) Migration
16 4 (1.33%) Network Management
17 3 (1.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.32%) Perl
2 8 (2.66%) SQL
3 7 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (1.99%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.99%) Java
5 5 (1.66%) PHP
6 4 (1.33%) C++
6 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.33%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 212 (70.43%) Cisco Certification
2 185 (61.46%) CCNP
3 76 (25.25%) CCNA
3 76 (25.25%) CCSP
4 71 (23.59%) CCSA
5 54 (17.94%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (9.30%) CCIE
7 16 (5.32%) CCSE
8 10 (3.32%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.32%) Degree
8 10 (3.32%) CCDA
8 10 (3.32%) CCDP
9 8 (2.66%) CISSP
9 8 (2.66%) CCVP
10 5 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.33%) CCA
11 4 (1.33%) MCSE
11 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.00%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.31%) XenApp
2 19 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.99%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.66%) ProxySG
5 6 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (1.99%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.99%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.00%) XenServer
7 2 (0.66%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.66%) vSphere
7 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.66%) UAG
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.33%) Nessus
3 1 (0.33%) WSUS
3 1 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 267 (88.70%) Cisco
2 149 (49.50%) CheckPoint
3 42 (13.95%) Citrix
4 40 (13.29%) VMware
5 21 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 16 (5.32%) Juniper
7 13 (4.32%) Blue Coat
8 12 (3.99%) Riverbed
9 11 (3.65%) Symantec
10 10 (3.32%) ScanSafe
11 9 (2.99%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.33%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.33%) IronPort
12 7 (2.33%) McAfee
13 6 (1.99%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.99%) HP
13 6 (1.99%) F5
14 5 (1.66%) EMC
15 4 (1.33%) Websense
16 3 (1.00%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package, On call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago