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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 63 142 128
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 195 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.84% 1.04% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.32% 5.85% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 139 32 48
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1126 650 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.19% 17.72% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 799 500 577
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 18 September 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 September 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 +94 178 £40,000 +10.34% 4
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Wetherby - 3 £18,420 - 2
Bradford -14 1 - - 1
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,500 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 234 (82.98%) Cisco
2 175 (62.06%) Cisco Certification
3 174 (61.70%) Firewall
4 154 (54.61%) CCNP
5 138 (48.94%) CheckPoint
6 121 (42.91%) WAN
7 112 (39.72%) LAN
8 102 (36.17%) VoIP
9 99 (35.11%) MPLS
10 82 (29.08%) Cisco ASA
11 74 (26.24%) Incident Management
12 72 (25.53%) TCP/IP
13 66 (23.40%) CCNA
14 65 (23.05%) CCSP
15 58 (20.57%) Capacity Planning
16 52 (18.44%) E-Commerce
17 50 (17.73%) FWSM
18 48 (17.02%) Windows
19 42 (14.89%) CCSA
20 37 (13.12%) BGP
21 36 (12.77%) Juniper
22 35 (12.41%) ITIL
23 34 (12.06%) Load Balancing
24 31 (10.99%) Network Design
25 29 (10.28%) VMware
26 26 (9.22%) VPN
26 26 (9.22%) ITIL Certification
26 26 (9.22%) OSPF
27 25 (8.87%) IP Telephony
28 24 (8.51%) Linux

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (4.26%) Apache
2 6 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.13%) IIS
3 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.06%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (61.70%) Firewall
2 121 (42.91%) WAN
3 112 (39.72%) LAN
4 102 (36.17%) VoIP
5 99 (35.11%) MPLS
6 82 (29.08%) Cisco ASA
7 72 (25.53%) TCP/IP
8 50 (17.73%) FWSM
9 37 (13.12%) BGP
10 26 (9.22%) VPN
10 26 (9.22%) OSPF
11 25 (8.87%) IP Telephony
12 19 (6.74%) DNS
13 18 (6.38%) DMZ
14 17 (6.03%) Internet
15 16 (5.67%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (4.96%) Wireless
17 12 (4.26%) LDAP
18 11 (3.90%) SSH
18 11 (3.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.03%) MySQL
2 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.42%) CouchDB
3 2 (0.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (6.74%) Finance
2 15 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.48%) Law
4 2 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Retail
5 1 (0.35%) Local Government
5 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 126 (44.68%) Network Engineer
2 100 (35.46%) Analyst
3 74 (26.24%) Network Analyst
4 64 (22.70%) Security Analyst
5 58 (20.57%) Network Security Analyst
6 22 (7.80%) Security Engineer
7 19 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.67%) Architect
9 14 (4.96%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (4.96%) Network Architect
10 12 (4.26%) Consultant
10 12 (4.26%) Support Engineer
11 11 (3.90%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (3.55%) Network Consultant
13 9 (3.19%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (3.19%) Network Manager
13 9 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
14 8 (2.84%) Security Consultant
14 8 (2.84%) Technical Support
14 8 (2.84%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.42%) .NET
1 4 (1.42%) Symfony
2 2 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.35%) jQuery
3 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.35%) J2EE
3 1 (0.35%) HTML
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (0.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.84%) PKI
2 8 (2.84%) SecurID
2 8 (2.84%) CMDB
3 3 (1.06%) IVR
4 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.71%) NHS
5 1 (0.35%) Clustering
5 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.02%) Windows
2 24 (8.51%) Linux
3 14 (4.96%) UNIX
4 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.06%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Android
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (26.24%) Incident Management
2 58 (20.57%) Capacity Planning
3 52 (18.44%) E-Commerce
4 35 (12.41%) ITIL
5 34 (12.06%) Load Balancing
6 31 (10.99%) Network Design
7 18 (6.38%) Project Management
7 18 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 14 (4.96%) Change Management
8 14 (4.96%) DevOps
9 13 (4.61%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (4.61%) Information Security
10 11 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (3.90%) Network Architecture
11 9 (3.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (2.84%) Network Management
12 8 (2.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (2.84%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (2.48%) Business Continuity
14 6 (2.13%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.32%) PHP
2 12 (4.26%) SQL
3 11 (3.90%) Bash Shell
4 10 (3.55%) Java
4 10 (3.55%) Perl
5 9 (3.19%) C++
6 6 (2.13%) C
6 6 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.06%) R
9 1 (0.35%) Lisp
9 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.35%) C#
9 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 175 (62.06%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (54.61%) CCNP
3 66 (23.40%) CCNA
4 65 (23.05%) CCSP
5 42 (14.89%) CCSA
6 26 (9.22%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (7.09%) CCIE
8 12 (4.26%) CCSE
9 10 (3.55%) Security Cleared
10 9 (3.19%) CISSP
11 8 (2.84%) CCDA
11 8 (2.84%) CCDP
12 6 (2.13%) CCVP
13 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.06%) CEH
14 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.71%) MCSE
15 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.71%) CCIP
15 2 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.61%) XenApp
2 13 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.13%) MetaFrame
3 6 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.13%) ProxySG
3 6 (2.13%) XenDesktop
3 6 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.35%) Nessus
4 1 (0.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 234 (82.98%) Cisco
2 138 (48.94%) CheckPoint
3 36 (12.77%) Juniper
4 29 (10.28%) VMware
5 23 (8.16%) Citrix
6 14 (4.96%) Microsoft
7 13 (4.61%) Fortinet
8 11 (3.90%) McAfee
9 10 (3.55%) Blue Coat
10 9 (3.19%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.48%) IronPort
11 7 (2.48%) Symantec
11 7 (2.48%) ScanSafe
12 6 (2.13%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.13%) Riverbed
13 5 (1.77%) Websense
13 5 (1.77%) ArcSight
14 4 (1.42%) F5
14 4 (1.42%) Zend
15 2 (0.71%) Splunk
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
First Locate UK LTD
Salary: From £31,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago