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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 128 110 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -43
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 63 104 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 2.19% 3.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.55% 13.37% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 93 139
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
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
597 778 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.67% 16.38% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 497 619 811
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 48 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Wakefield - 5 £42,000 - 3
Huddersfield +22 2 £36,250 +18.85% 3
Bradford -12 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Halifax - 2 £50,000 - 1
Castleford - 1 - -
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 78 (66.10%) Firewall
2 75 (63.56%) Cisco
3 51 (43.22%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (33.90%) CCNA
5 38 (32.20%) CCNP
6 28 (23.73%) CheckPoint
7 25 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (17.80%) CCIE
8 21 (17.80%) PHP
9 20 (16.95%) Windows
9 20 (16.95%) Information Security
10 19 (16.10%) Java
10 19 (16.10%) Juniper
10 19 (16.10%) SAN
11 18 (15.25%) Linux
12 16 (13.56%) Unix
12 16 (13.56%) Oracle
12 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.56%) VPN
12 16 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (12.71%) SIEM
13 15 (12.71%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (11.86%) F5
14 14 (11.86%) Degree
14 14 (11.86%) LAN
15 13 (11.02%) SQL
15 13 (11.02%) BGP
15 13 (11.02%) Games
15 13 (11.02%) VMware
15 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.24%) Apache
1 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.54%) CloudStack
3 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 78 (66.10%) Firewall
2 25 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (16.10%) SAN
4 16 (13.56%) VPN
5 14 (11.86%) LAN
6 13 (11.02%) BGP
7 12 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (10.17%) Internet
8 10 (8.47%) DNS
8 10 (8.47%) WAN
9 9 (7.63%) EIGRP
9 9 (7.63%) MPLS
9 9 (7.63%) OSPF
9 9 (7.63%) WLAN
10 8 (6.78%) IP Telephony
10 8 (6.78%) VoIP
11 7 (5.93%) PABX
12 6 (5.08%) DHCP
13 5 (4.24%) Reverse Proxy
14 4 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) MySQL
2 4 (3.39%) Informix
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.54%) Big Data
4 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
1 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 13 (11.02%) Games
2 12 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.78%) Legal
4 5 (4.24%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (32.20%) Network Engineer
1 38 (32.20%) Security Engineer
2 31 (26.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 31 (26.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 29 (24.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (22.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 18 (15.25%) Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) Security Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Architect
7 9 (7.63%) Consultant
7 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) IT Manager
8 8 (6.78%) Juniper Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Network Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Network Manager
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Network Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Penetration Tester
10 6 (5.08%) Security Manager
10 6 (5.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.39%) LAMP
3 4 (3.39%) Web Services
3 4 (3.39%) XML
4 3 (2.54%) Node.js
5 2 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.85%) J2EE
6 1 (0.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.63%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.08%) CESG
5 6 (5.08%) FMCG
6 5 (4.24%) Digital Media
7 4 (3.39%) Clustering
7 4 (3.39%) RIA
8 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.85%) IVR
10 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.85%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.95%) Windows
2 18 (15.25%) Linux
3 16 (13.56%) Unix
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.39%) AIX
5 4 (3.39%) HPUX
5 4 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.39%) Solaris
6 2 (1.69%) Debian
6 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.85%) SUSE
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.95%) Information Security
2 16 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (12.71%) SIEM
3 15 (12.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.02%) High Availability
4 13 (11.02%) Security Operations
5 12 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (7.63%) Project Management
7 8 (6.78%) CRM
7 8 (6.78%) Load Balancing
7 8 (6.78%) Social Engineering
8 7 (5.93%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (5.93%) ITIL
8 7 (5.93%) Threat Modelling
8 7 (5.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (5.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.80%) PHP
2 19 (16.10%) Java
3 13 (11.02%) SQL
4 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.78%) C++
6 7 (5.93%) C
7 6 (5.08%) C#
7 6 (5.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.69%) Perl
8 2 (1.69%) Python
8 2 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (43.22%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (33.90%) CCNA
3 38 (32.20%) CCNP
4 21 (17.80%) CCIE
5 14 (11.86%) Degree
6 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.47%) CISSP
7 10 (8.47%) SC Cleared
8 8 (6.78%) CCSE
8 8 (6.78%) CREST Certified
8 8 (6.78%) JNCIP
8 8 (6.78%) JNCIS
9 6 (5.08%) CHECK Team Leader
10 3 (2.54%) CCDA
10 3 (2.54%) CCDP
10 3 (2.54%) CEH
11 2 (1.69%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (1.69%) CISA
11 2 (1.69%) CISM
11 2 (1.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.78%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.24%) COBIT
4 4 (3.39%) QA
4 4 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.39%) KVM
3 4 (3.39%) Xen
3 4 (3.39%) XenServer
4 3 (2.54%) Snort
4 3 (2.54%) vSphere
5 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Nessus
1 5 (4.24%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 75 (63.56%) Cisco
2 28 (23.73%) CheckPoint
3 19 (16.10%) Juniper
4 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.56%) Oracle
5 14 (11.86%) F5
6 13 (11.02%) VMware
7 10 (8.47%) HP
8 8 (6.78%) Fortinet
8 8 (6.78%) Palo Alto
9 7 (5.93%) Blue Coat
9 7 (5.93%) Forcepoint
9 7 (5.93%) Proofpoint
10 6 (5.08%) Citrix
11 5 (4.24%) Clearswift
11 5 (4.24%) Intel Security
11 5 (4.24%) Rapid7
11 5 (4.24%) ScanSafe
11 5 (4.24%) Sophos
12 4 (3.39%) Splunk
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 22 days ago