The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 51 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.22% 2.93% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% 14.58% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Average salary £35,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
North 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 York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 96 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.25% 20.08% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31 61 35
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in York

Network Security
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the York region.

Network Security Salary Trend in York

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 37 (97.37%) Firewall
2 36 (94.74%) Cisco
3 32 (84.21%) CheckPoint
4 28 (73.68%) F5
5 26 (68.42%) CCSE
5 26 (68.42%) BIG-IP
5 26 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (68.42%) VMware
5 26 (68.42%) CCNP
6 25 (65.79%) DNS
6 25 (65.79%) Cisco IOS
6 25 (65.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 25 (65.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 23 (60.53%) Infoblox
7 23 (60.53%) Linux
7 23 (60.53%) OSPF
8 22 (57.89%) BGP
8 22 (57.89%) DHCP
8 22 (57.89%) Imperva
8 22 (57.89%) Blue Coat
9 17 (44.74%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (42.11%) SolarWinds
10 16 (42.11%) HP
11 15 (39.47%) CISSP
12 14 (36.84%) Juniper
12 14 (36.84%) Information Security
12 14 (36.84%) Citrix
13 13 (34.21%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 37 (97.37%) Firewall
2 26 (68.42%) BIG-IP
2 26 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (65.79%) Cisco IOS
3 25 (65.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 25 (65.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 25 (65.79%) DNS
4 23 (60.53%) OSPF
5 22 (57.89%) BGP
5 22 (57.89%) DHCP
6 13 (34.21%) Wireless
7 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (28.95%) DMVPN
7 11 (28.95%) NetScreen
7 11 (28.95%) NX-OS
8 10 (26.32%) VoIP
9 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 5 (13.16%) VPN
10 5 (13.16%) SNMP
10 5 (13.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Security Specialist
2 25 (65.79%) Network Specialist
2 25 (65.79%) Network Security Specialist
3 15 (39.47%) Senior Security Specialist
4 14 (36.84%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 14 (36.84%) Senior Network Specialist
5 11 (28.95%) Information Security Specialist
5 11 (28.95%) Information Specialist
5 11 (28.95%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 10 (26.32%) Network Analyst
6 10 (26.32%) Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Security Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Network Security Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Network Support
8 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) J2EE
1 2 (5.26%) SOAP
1 2 (5.26%) Memcached
1 2 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Thin Client
1 11 (28.95%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Solaris
3 2 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (36.84%) Information Security
3 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
3 11 (28.95%) Line Management
3 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Security Management
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Data Security
6 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.63%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Python
1 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) CCNP
1 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (68.42%) CCSE
2 15 (39.47%) CISSP
3 5 (13.16%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) XenServer
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.53%) Xen
4 2 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) OpenView
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) Nagios
3 2 (5.26%) logstash
3 2 (5.26%) Kibana
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) CheckPoint
3 28 (73.68%) F5
4 26 (68.42%) VMware
5 23 (60.53%) Infoblox
6 22 (57.89%) Imperva
6 22 (57.89%) Blue Coat
7 16 (42.11%) SolarWinds
7 16 (42.11%) HP
8 14 (36.84%) Citrix
8 14 (36.84%) Juniper
9 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.89%) Websense
12 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
13 1 (2.63%) Nokia