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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 131 126 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 50 75 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.44% 1.78% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.31% 12.67% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 100
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
485 592 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.93% 14.06% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 411 495 636
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +20 49 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Wakefield - 1 £42,000 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 68 (58.12%) Firewall
2 67 (57.26%) Cisco
3 59 (50.43%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (31.62%) CCNA
5 34 (29.06%) CCNP
6 32 (27.35%) Information Security
7 24 (20.51%) CheckPoint
8 23 (19.66%) Management Information System
9 22 (18.80%) Linux
10 21 (17.95%) CCIE
11 20 (17.09%) VMware
11 20 (17.09%) Penetration Testing
11 20 (17.09%) Degree
12 19 (16.24%) Unix
13 18 (15.38%) Games
13 18 (15.38%) Project Management
13 18 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
14 17 (14.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (13.68%) PHP
15 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
15 16 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (12.82%) Java
16 15 (12.82%) Windows
16 15 (12.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 14 (11.97%) CREST Certified
17 14 (11.97%) C++
18 13 (11.11%) C
18 13 (11.11%) Juniper

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.42%) CloudStack
1 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (58.12%) Firewall
2 13 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (9.40%) NAS
4 10 (8.55%) LAN
5 8 (6.84%) VoIP
5 8 (6.84%) WAN
6 7 (5.98%) Internet
6 7 (5.98%) VLAN
7 6 (5.13%) BGP
7 6 (5.13%) HTTP
8 5 (4.27%) Wireless
9 4 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (3.42%) MPLS
9 4 (3.42%) OSPF
9 4 (3.42%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (3.42%) SAN
9 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.42%) VPN
9 4 (3.42%) Wireless Security
10 3 (2.56%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) MySQL
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.71%) Informix
4 1 (0.85%) Big Data
General
1 18 (15.38%) Games
2 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.27%) Advertising
4 4 (3.42%) Publishing
5 3 (2.56%) Finance
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (36.75%) Network Engineer
2 35 (29.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (29.06%) Security Engineer
4 30 (25.64%) Network Security Engineer
5 28 (23.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 26 (22.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 17 (14.53%) Analyst
8 16 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (12.82%) Security Analyst
10 12 (10.26%) Penetration Tester
10 12 (10.26%) Tester
11 11 (9.40%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (6.84%) Ethical Hacker
12 8 (6.84%) Security Penetration Tester
12 8 (6.84%) Security Tester
13 7 (5.98%) Consultant
13 7 (5.98%) Security Manager
13 7 (5.98%) VMware Engineer
14 5 (4.27%) Security Consultant
14 5 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.55%) .NET
2 8 (6.84%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.71%) LAMP
3 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.71%) Web Services
3 2 (1.71%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.85%) J2EE
4 1 (0.85%) Node.js
4 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.26%) CESG
3 11 (9.40%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.98%) Replication
4 7 (5.98%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.71%) Clustering
6 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.71%) FMCG
6 2 (1.71%) RIA
6 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.85%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Linux
2 19 (16.24%) Unix
3 15 (12.82%) Windows
4 7 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.27%) Solaris
6 4 (3.42%) AIX
6 4 (3.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) Information Security
2 20 (17.09%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (15.38%) Project Management
3 18 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (12.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 12 (10.26%) High Availability
7 12 (10.26%) SIEM
8 11 (9.40%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (9.40%) Threat Modelling
8 11 (9.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (8.55%) Security Management
9 10 (8.55%) Social Engineering
10 9 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
10 9 (7.69%) Security Testing
11 8 (6.84%) Incident Management
11 8 (6.84%) Network Design
11 8 (6.84%) Network Packet Capture
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) PHP
2 15 (12.82%) Java
3 14 (11.97%) C++
4 13 (11.11%) C
5 10 (8.55%) C#
5 10 (8.55%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.42%) Perl
6 4 (3.42%) Python
6 4 (3.42%) Ruby
7 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (50.43%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (31.62%) CCNA
3 34 (29.06%) CCNP
4 21 (17.95%) CCIE
5 20 (17.09%) Degree
6 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
7 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
8 14 (11.97%) CREST Certified
9 8 (6.84%) CHECK Team Leader
10 6 (5.13%) CISSP
11 5 (4.27%) CEH
12 4 (3.42%) CISA
12 4 (3.42%) OSCP
13 2 (1.71%) CCSE
13 2 (1.71%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.71%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.71%) RHCE
14 1 (0.85%) CCDA
14 1 (0.85%) CCDP
14 1 (0.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.27%) SLA
4 4 (3.42%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.13%) vSphere
4 4 (3.42%) KVM
4 4 (3.42%) Xen
4 4 (3.42%) XenServer
5 1 (0.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) WSUS
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 67 (57.26%) Cisco
2 24 (20.51%) CheckPoint
3 20 (17.09%) VMware
4 13 (11.11%) Juniper
5 10 (8.55%) HP
6 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.98%) Mitel
7 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.98%) Synology
7 7 (5.98%) Veeam
8 4 (3.42%) F5
8 4 (3.42%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle
8 4 (3.42%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.56%) Splunk
10 2 (1.71%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.71%) Citrix
10 2 (1.71%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.71%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.71%) Proofpoint
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