The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 134 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 79 65 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 1.67% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.43% 8.34% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 41
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
838 779 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.32% 20.04% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 644 621 541
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 52 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bradford -3 8 £45,000 +60.71%
Cleckheaton - 5 £23,500 -
Wetherby - 5 £35,000 - 2
Huddersfield - 3 £37,500 -
Halifax - 1 £21,250 -
Pudsey - 1 £41,750 -
Network Security
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Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 126 (74.56%) Cisco
2 112 (66.27%) Firewall
3 92 (54.44%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (49.70%) CCNP
5 82 (48.52%) WAN
6 80 (47.34%) LAN
7 63 (37.28%) CheckPoint
8 57 (33.73%) MPLS
9 44 (26.04%) Incident Management
10 42 (24.85%) CCSP
11 41 (24.26%) ITIL
12 38 (22.49%) CCSA
13 37 (21.89%) Windows
14 36 (21.30%) VoIP
15 35 (20.71%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (18.93%) Capacity Planning
17 29 (17.16%) Information Security
18 28 (16.57%) Active Directory
19 27 (15.98%) E-Commerce
20 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
20 26 (15.38%) FWSM
20 26 (15.38%) Network Design
21 23 (13.61%) HP
22 21 (12.43%) SAN
22 21 (12.43%) Linux
22 21 (12.43%) BGP
22 21 (12.43%) Network Architecture
23 20 (11.83%) Juniper
23 20 (11.83%) CISSP
24 19 (11.24%) OSPF

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (9.47%) Apache
1 16 (9.47%) IIS
2 8 (4.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.78%) Lync
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 112 (66.27%) Firewall
2 82 (48.52%) WAN
3 80 (47.34%) LAN
4 57 (33.73%) MPLS
5 36 (21.30%) VoIP
6 35 (20.71%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (15.38%) FWSM
8 21 (12.43%) SAN
8 21 (12.43%) BGP
9 19 (11.24%) OSPF
10 18 (10.65%) Wireless
10 18 (10.65%) TCP/IP
11 14 (8.28%) DNS
12 12 (7.10%) VPN
12 12 (7.10%) DHCP
12 12 (7.10%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (4.14%) EIGRP
14 7 (4.14%) HSRP
14 7 (4.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.51%) MySQL
2 7 (4.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.78%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (9.47%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.37%) Games
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
4 2 (1.18%) Law
5 1 (0.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (31.36%) Network Engineer
2 42 (24.85%) Analyst
3 39 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 36 (21.30%) Network Analyst
5 34 (20.12%) Network Security Analyst
6 15 (8.88%) Architect
7 13 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 13 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) Consultant
8 11 (6.51%) Developer
9 10 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (5.33%) Systems Manager
11 7 (4.14%) Network Consultant
12 6 (3.55%) Customer Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.96%) .NET Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Customer Service Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) .NET
2 3 (1.78%) MapReduce
2 3 (1.78%) Symfony
3 2 (1.18%) YUI
3 2 (1.18%) jQuery
3 2 (1.18%) Dojo
3 2 (1.18%) Ajax
3 2 (1.18%) HTML5
3 2 (1.18%) Backbone.js
3 2 (1.18%) CSS3
3 2 (1.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.18%) Middleware
3 2 (1.18%) CSS
3 2 (1.18%) DOM
3 2 (1.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.10%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.33%) NHS
3 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.89%) Windows
2 21 (12.43%) Linux
3 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.73%) Ubuntu
4 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.96%) Android
6 4 (2.37%) UNIX
7 2 (1.18%) AIX
7 2 (1.18%) HPUX
7 2 (1.18%) Solaris
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.04%) Incident Management
2 41 (24.26%) ITIL
3 32 (18.93%) Capacity Planning
4 29 (17.16%) Information Security
5 27 (15.98%) E-Commerce
6 26 (15.38%) Network Design
7 21 (12.43%) Network Architecture
8 14 (8.28%) Trend Analysis
9 12 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (7.10%) Network Management
10 10 (5.92%) Project Management
11 9 (5.33%) Time Management
11 9 (5.33%) Release Management
11 9 (5.33%) Supplier Management
11 9 (5.33%) Data Management
12 8 (4.73%) Load Balancing
13 7 (4.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 6 (3.55%) Cyber Security
15 5 (2.96%) OO
15 5 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.69%) Java
2 11 (6.51%) PHP
3 10 (5.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.73%) Perl
4 8 (4.73%) C
5 3 (1.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 92 (54.44%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (49.70%) CCNP
3 42 (24.85%) CCSP
4 38 (22.49%) CCSA
5 20 (11.83%) CISSP
6 16 (9.47%) CCNA
7 12 (7.10%) Degree
8 11 (6.51%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (5.33%) CCIE
10 7 (4.14%) CISA
10 7 (4.14%) CISM
11 6 (3.55%) MCSE
11 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.78%) MBA
12 3 (1.78%) CEH
13 2 (1.18%) CCVP
13 2 (1.18%) CCDP
14 1 (0.59%) CCDA
14 1 (0.59%) CCIP
14 1 (0.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.33%) SLA
3 7 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.37%) COBIT
4 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 28 (16.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.24%) Hyper-V
3 16 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (4.73%) XenApp
4 8 (4.73%) XenDesktop
4 8 (4.73%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.73%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) ARCserve
2 8 (4.73%) Plesk
3 5 (2.96%) SCOM
4 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 126 (74.56%) Cisco
2 63 (37.28%) CheckPoint
3 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 23 (13.61%) HP
5 20 (11.83%) Juniper
6 19 (11.24%) VMware
7 16 (9.47%) Red Hat
8 11 (6.51%) ProCurve
9 9 (5.33%) Citrix
10 8 (4.73%) Fortinet
10 8 (4.73%) Dell
11 3 (1.78%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.78%) Zend
12 2 (1.18%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.18%) Mitel
12 2 (1.18%) Websense
12 2 (1.18%) McAfee
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle
13 1 (0.59%) Sage
13 1 (0.59%) BT
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago