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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 119 121 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 91 97 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.95% 1.97% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.67% 10.45% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 89 74 61
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
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
718 928 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.36% 18.83% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 599 722 496
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +5 78 £44,500 +7.87% 7
Bradford -20 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Castleford - 2 £42,500 -
Huddersfield - 2 £30,250 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 156 (71.89%) Cisco
2 138 (63.59%) Firewall
3 108 (49.77%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (44.24%) CCNP
4 96 (44.24%) CheckPoint
5 78 (35.94%) CCNA
6 71 (32.72%) WAN
7 68 (31.34%) LAN
8 67 (30.88%) ITIL
9 56 (25.81%) Windows
10 50 (23.04%) DNS
10 50 (23.04%) Microsoft
11 47 (21.66%) Data Centre
12 46 (21.20%) Active Directory
12 46 (21.20%) CCSA
13 42 (19.35%) VMware
14 41 (18.89%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 40 (18.43%) VPN
16 39 (17.97%) HP
16 39 (17.97%) Incident Management
17 38 (17.51%) SAN
17 38 (17.51%) DHCP
18 37 (17.05%) ITIL Certification
19 36 (16.59%) CCSP
20 35 (16.13%) VoIP
21 33 (15.21%) MS Exchange
21 33 (15.21%) Cisco Nexus
22 32 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (14.75%) Project Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (15.21%) MS Exchange
2 29 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.61%) nginx
3 10 (4.61%) Apache
4 3 (1.38%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.92%) Site Server
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.61%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (4.61%) Amazon S3
1 10 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (63.59%) Firewall
2 71 (32.72%) WAN
3 68 (31.34%) LAN
4 50 (23.04%) DNS
5 41 (18.89%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (18.43%) VPN
7 38 (17.51%) SAN
7 38 (17.51%) DHCP
8 35 (16.13%) VoIP
9 33 (15.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
11 19 (8.76%) Wireless
12 15 (6.91%) MPLS
13 14 (6.45%) Internet
14 11 (5.07%) NAS
15 10 (4.61%) SSL
16 8 (3.69%) Ethernet
17 7 (3.23%) TCP/IP
18 6 (2.76%) PBX
19 5 (2.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.14%) MySQL
2 10 (4.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (4.61%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (4.15%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.76%) JIRA
2 3 (1.38%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (13.82%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.15%) Games
3 5 (2.30%) Finance
4 4 (1.84%) Law
4 4 (1.84%) Legal
4 4 (1.84%) Retail
5 2 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 34 (15.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (15.21%) Security Specialist
4 31 (14.29%) Analyst
5 28 (12.90%) Network Analyst
5 28 (12.90%) Network Specialist
5 28 (12.90%) Network Security Specialist
6 25 (11.52%) Network Security Analyst
6 25 (11.52%) Security Analyst
7 20 (9.22%) Consultant
7 20 (9.22%) Security Engineer
8 16 (7.37%) Security Consultant
9 15 (6.91%) Network Consultant
9 15 (6.91%) Network Security Consultant
10 14 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
11 9 (4.15%) Developer
11 9 (4.15%) PHP Developer
11 9 (4.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 7 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.23%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.61%) Web Services
2 9 (4.15%) Symfony
3 1 (0.46%) YUI
3 1 (0.46%) jQuery
3 1 (0.46%) HTML5
3 1 (0.46%) CSS3
3 1 (0.46%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.46%) Dojo
3 1 (0.46%) HTML
3 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.66%) Data Centre
2 32 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.61%) Clustering
4 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.76%) Handset
5 5 (2.30%) PKI
5 5 (2.30%) CMDB
6 4 (1.84%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.38%) CESG
8 2 (0.92%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) User Experience
9 1 (0.46%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.46%) BYOD
9 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.81%) Windows
2 27 (12.44%) Linux
3 13 (5.99%) UNIX
4 10 (4.61%) CentOS
5 5 (2.30%) Solaris
6 3 (1.38%) AIX
6 3 (1.38%) HPUX
7 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (30.88%) ITIL
2 39 (17.97%) Incident Management
3 32 (14.75%) Project Management
4 27 (12.44%) E-Commerce
4 27 (12.44%) Capacity Planning
4 27 (12.44%) Mentoring
5 17 (7.83%) Information Security
6 16 (7.37%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (5.53%) SIEM
8 11 (5.07%) Load Balancing
9 10 (4.61%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.61%) Migration
9 10 (4.61%) OO
9 10 (4.61%) Trend Analysis
10 9 (4.15%) Cyber Security
10 9 (4.15%) OO PHP
10 9 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.15%) OOP
10 9 (4.15%) Network Design
11 7 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.76%) PHP
2 10 (4.61%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.84%) C
4 2 (0.92%) SQL
5 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 108 (49.77%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (44.24%) CCNP
3 78 (35.94%) CCNA
4 46 (21.20%) CCSA
5 37 (17.05%) ITIL Certification
6 36 (16.59%) CCSP
7 30 (13.82%) CCSE
8 14 (6.45%) Degree
9 12 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (3.69%) CISSP
11 6 (2.76%) MCP
11 6 (2.76%) MCTS
12 5 (2.30%) CISM
13 4 (1.84%) CISA
13 4 (1.84%) CCEE
13 4 (1.84%) CCAA
13 4 (1.84%) CCIA
13 4 (1.84%) MCSE
13 4 (1.84%) CCA
13 4 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (21.20%) Active Directory
2 40 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.23%) Xen
3 7 (3.23%) XenServer
4 5 (2.30%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.84%) NFS
5 4 (1.84%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.84%) XenApp
6 3 (1.38%) KVM
6 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.38%) vSphere
7 2 (0.92%) Snort
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.07%) Nagios
2 10 (4.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.84%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.38%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (1.38%) Nessus
4 3 (1.38%) Nmap
5 1 (0.46%) SCCM
5 1 (0.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.46%) OpenView
5 1 (0.46%) Foglight
Vendors
1 156 (71.89%) Cisco
2 96 (44.24%) CheckPoint
3 50 (23.04%) Microsoft
4 42 (19.35%) VMware
5 39 (17.97%) HP
6 24 (11.06%) Juniper
6 24 (11.06%) F5
7 23 (10.60%) Blue Coat
8 14 (6.45%) ArcSight
8 14 (6.45%) Citrix
9 12 (5.53%) Sourcefire
10 10 (4.61%) Symantec
11 9 (4.15%) Zend
12 7 (3.23%) McAfee
12 7 (3.23%) Dell
13 6 (2.76%) Clearswift
13 6 (2.76%) ScanSafe
13 6 (2.76%) QNAP
13 6 (2.76%) Akamai
14 5 (2.30%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago