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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 99 69 126
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +57
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 118 181 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.49% 3.70% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.75% 17.21% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 106 135 36
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 £32,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
749 1052 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.81% 21.50% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 610 766 469
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -26 101 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Huddersfield - 4 £30,500 -
Bradford -12 3 £35,000 -
Castleford - 2 £42,500 -
Wetherby -7 1 - - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 138 (69.70%) Cisco
2 115 (58.08%) Firewall
3 104 (52.53%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (40.91%) CheckPoint
5 79 (39.90%) CCNP
6 78 (39.39%) CCNA
6 78 (39.39%) WAN
7 74 (37.37%) LAN
8 51 (25.76%) VMware
9 49 (24.75%) HP
9 49 (24.75%) Microsoft
10 48 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 46 (23.23%) Windows
12 45 (22.73%) ITIL
13 44 (22.22%) SAN
14 43 (21.72%) Data Centre
15 40 (20.20%) VoIP
16 37 (18.69%) VPN
16 37 (18.69%) Active Directory
16 37 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (17.68%) CCSA
18 34 (17.17%) Wireless
19 33 (16.67%) DNS
19 33 (16.67%) DHCP
20 32 (16.16%) MS Exchange
20 32 (16.16%) MS Excel
20 32 (16.16%) Telecoms
21 31 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
22 30 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 32 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 115 (58.08%) Firewall
2 78 (39.39%) WAN
3 74 (37.37%) LAN
4 44 (22.22%) SAN
5 40 (20.20%) VoIP
6 37 (18.69%) VPN
6 37 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (17.17%) Wireless
8 33 (16.67%) DNS
8 33 (16.67%) DHCP
9 29 (14.65%) Cisco PIX
10 28 (14.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (8.59%) Internet
12 11 (5.56%) NAS
12 11 (5.56%) Wireless Security
13 7 (3.54%) MPLS
14 6 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
16 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.61%) MySQL
2 12 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Metasploit
General
1 32 (16.16%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.55%) Games
3 5 (2.53%) Law
4 4 (2.02%) Finance
4 4 (2.02%) Retail
5 2 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (28.28%) Network Engineer
2 38 (19.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 27 (13.64%) Network Specialist
4 27 (13.64%) Network Security Specialist
5 17 (8.59%) Analyst
5 17 (8.59%) Consultant
6 16 (8.08%) Network Consultant
6 16 (8.08%) Security Consultant
6 16 (8.08%) Network Security Consultant
7 15 (7.58%) Security Engineer
8 13 (6.57%) Security Architect
8 13 (6.57%) Architect
9 12 (6.06%) Sales Consultant
9 12 (6.06%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 11 (5.56%) Administrator
10 11 (5.56%) Network Analyst
10 11 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.55%) Symfony
2 2 (1.01%) HTML
2 2 (1.01%) CSS
2 2 (1.01%) HTML5
2 2 (1.01%) CSS3
2 2 (1.01%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.51%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.51%) Dojo
3 1 (0.51%) YUI
3 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.72%) Data Centre
2 31 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.54%) Handset
4 7 (3.54%) PKI
5 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.03%) CESG
6 2 (1.01%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.01%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) DTV
7 1 (0.51%) BYOD
7 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.23%) Windows
2 26 (13.13%) Linux
3 19 (9.60%) UNIX
4 14 (7.07%) Solaris
5 11 (5.56%) AIX
5 11 (5.56%) HPUX
6 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.52%) Debian
7 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.73%) ITIL
2 29 (14.65%) Incident Management
3 27 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 26 (13.13%) Project Management
4 26 (13.13%) E-Commerce
5 25 (12.63%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (7.58%) Cyber Security
6 15 (7.58%) Information Security
7 14 (7.07%) SIEM
8 13 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (5.56%) DevOps
10 11 (5.56%) Software Delivery
11 10 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.05%) OO
12 9 (4.55%) OOP
12 9 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (4.55%) OO PHP
13 7 (3.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 6 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.05%) PHP
2 3 (1.52%) SQL
3 2 (1.01%) C
3 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 104 (52.53%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (39.90%) CCNP
3 78 (39.39%) CCNA
4 35 (17.68%) CCSA
5 30 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (13.64%) CCSP
6 27 (13.64%) CCSE
7 16 (8.08%) Degree
8 11 (5.56%) HP ASE
9 10 (5.05%) CISSP
10 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (2.53%) CISM
12 4 (2.02%) CISA
12 4 (2.02%) MCSE
13 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.01%) MCSA
14 2 (1.01%) CCDA
14 2 (1.01%) CCDP
14 2 (1.01%) CCVP
15 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (18.69%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.56%) Xen
3 11 (5.56%) XenServer
3 11 (5.56%) vSphere
3 11 (5.56%) KVM
4 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.54%) Nessus
2 6 (3.03%) Nmap
2 6 (3.03%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.51%) OpenView
3 1 (0.51%) Nagios
3 1 (0.51%) Foglight
3 1 (0.51%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 138 (69.70%) Cisco
2 81 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 51 (25.76%) VMware
4 49 (24.75%) Microsoft
4 49 (24.75%) HP
5 13 (6.57%) Oracle
6 11 (5.56%) Huawei
7 9 (4.55%) Zend
7 9 (4.55%) F5
7 9 (4.55%) Citrix
8 8 (4.04%) Juniper
9 6 (3.03%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.03%) Acunetix
10 4 (2.02%) Aruba
10 4 (2.02%) ProCurve
10 4 (2.02%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.02%) ArcSight
10 4 (2.02%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.52%) Imperva
12 2 (1.01%) SonicWALL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago