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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 66 130 112
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 185 47 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.73% 1.29% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.27% 7.32% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 136 36 54
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1071 642 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.60% 17.56% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 773 477 545
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 £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 1 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 1 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 +80 166 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Wetherby - 6 £18,420 - 2
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Bradford +2 1 - - 1
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,500 -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 211 (80.84%) Cisco
2 165 (63.22%) Firewall
3 156 (59.77%) Cisco Certification
4 138 (52.87%) CCNP
5 129 (49.43%) CheckPoint
6 110 (42.15%) WAN
7 102 (39.08%) LAN
8 90 (34.48%) MPLS
9 88 (33.72%) VoIP
10 77 (29.50%) Cisco ASA
11 65 (24.90%) Incident Management
12 63 (24.14%) TCP/IP
12 63 (24.14%) CCNA
13 55 (21.07%) CCSP
13 55 (21.07%) Capacity Planning
14 46 (17.62%) E-Commerce
15 45 (17.24%) FWSM
16 39 (14.94%) Windows
17 37 (14.18%) CCSA
18 36 (13.79%) Juniper
19 33 (12.64%) ITIL
19 33 (12.64%) Load Balancing
20 29 (11.11%) Network Design
21 28 (10.73%) BGP
22 25 (9.58%) VPN
23 22 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
24 21 (8.05%) IP Telephony
24 21 (8.05%) VMware
24 21 (8.05%) DNS
25 20 (7.66%) Linux

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (3.83%) Apache
2 7 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.53%) IIS
4 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.38%) Site Server
Applications
1 6 (2.30%) MS Office
2 4 (1.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) Office 365
2 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (63.22%) Firewall
2 110 (42.15%) WAN
3 102 (39.08%) LAN
4 90 (34.48%) MPLS
5 88 (33.72%) VoIP
6 77 (29.50%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 45 (17.24%) FWSM
9 28 (10.73%) BGP
10 25 (9.58%) VPN
11 21 (8.05%) DNS
11 21 (8.05%) IP Telephony
12 20 (7.66%) OSPF
13 18 (6.90%) DMZ
13 18 (6.90%) Internet
14 16 (6.13%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (4.60%) Wireless
15 12 (4.60%) LDAP
15 12 (4.60%) DHCP
16 11 (4.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.75%) MySQL
2 4 (1.53%) CouchDB
2 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (7.66%) Finance
2 14 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.68%) Law
4 2 (0.77%) Advertising
4 2 (0.77%) Games
4 2 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.38%) Local Government
5 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 113 (43.30%) Network Engineer
2 86 (32.95%) Analyst
3 63 (24.14%) Network Analyst
4 56 (21.46%) Security Analyst
5 49 (18.77%) Network Security Analyst
6 22 (8.43%) Security Engineer
7 17 (6.51%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
9 13 (4.98%) Architect
10 12 (4.60%) Consultant
11 11 (4.21%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (4.21%) Network Architect
12 10 (3.83%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.83%) Network Consultant
13 9 (3.45%) Developer
13 9 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (3.45%) Network Manager
14 8 (3.07%) Network Support
14 8 (3.07%) Technical Support Analyst
14 8 (3.07%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.92%) .NET
2 4 (1.53%) Symfony
3 2 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.77%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.38%) HTML
4 1 (0.38%) J2EE
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.07%) SecurID
1 8 (3.07%) PKI
1 8 (3.07%) CMDB
2 5 (1.92%) NHS
2 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.15%) IVR
4 1 (0.38%) Clustering
4 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.94%) Windows
2 20 (7.66%) Linux
3 12 (4.60%) UNIX
4 10 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.15%) Solaris
7 2 (0.77%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.90%) Incident Management
2 55 (21.07%) Capacity Planning
3 46 (17.62%) E-Commerce
4 33 (12.64%) ITIL
4 33 (12.64%) Load Balancing
5 29 (11.11%) Network Design
6 15 (5.75%) Project Management
7 14 (5.36%) Change Management
7 14 (5.36%) Information Security
7 14 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (4.60%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (4.60%) DevOps
9 11 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.83%) Network Architecture
11 9 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (2.68%) Network Management
13 7 (2.68%) Business Continuity
14 6 (2.30%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (2.30%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.75%) PHP
2 10 (3.83%) SQL
3 9 (3.45%) C++
3 9 (3.45%) Java
3 9 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.07%) Perl
5 7 (2.68%) C
6 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.15%) R
8 1 (0.38%) Python
8 1 (0.38%) C#
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 156 (59.77%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (52.87%) CCNP
3 63 (24.14%) CCNA
4 55 (21.07%) CCSP
5 37 (14.18%) CCSA
6 22 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (5.75%) CCIE
8 12 (4.60%) CCSE
9 10 (3.83%) CISSP
10 8 (3.07%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.92%) CCDA
11 5 (1.92%) CCDP
12 4 (1.53%) CEH
12 4 (1.53%) Degree
12 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.15%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.15%) MCSE
13 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.15%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.21%) SLA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.07%) XenApp
3 6 (2.30%) ProxySG
4 4 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (1.53%) MetaFrame
4 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.77%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) ARCserve
1 4 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 211 (80.84%) Cisco
2 129 (49.43%) CheckPoint
3 36 (13.79%) Juniper
4 21 (8.05%) VMware
5 16 (6.13%) Citrix
6 13 (4.98%) Microsoft
7 12 (4.60%) McAfee
8 11 (4.21%) Blue Coat
8 11 (4.21%) Fortinet
9 9 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 8 (3.07%) Symantec
11 7 (2.68%) IronPort
11 7 (2.68%) ScanSafe
12 6 (2.30%) ArcSight
12 6 (2.30%) Websense
13 5 (1.92%) F5
14 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.53%) Zend
15 3 (1.15%) Riverbed
16 2 (0.77%) Splunk
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago