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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 28 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 36 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 7.50% 1.33% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 7.81% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 10
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
117 64 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.38% 16.98% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 41 75
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the York region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in York

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 35 (71.43%) Cisco
1 35 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 33 (67.35%) TCP/IP
3 26 (53.06%) IP Telephony
4 25 (51.02%) Linux
5 21 (42.86%) VoIP
6 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (30.61%) VMware
6 15 (30.61%) Firewall
7 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 14 (28.57%) OSPF
7 14 (28.57%) BGP
7 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (28.57%) DNS
7 14 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (28.57%) F5
8 13 (26.53%) DMVPN
8 13 (26.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (26.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 13 (26.53%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (26.53%) Infoblox
8 13 (26.53%) Imperva
8 13 (26.53%) CCNP
8 13 (26.53%) DHCP
8 13 (26.53%) NetScreen
8 13 (26.53%) Blue Coat
8 13 (26.53%) CCSE
8 13 (26.53%) BIG-IP
9 8 (16.33%) Thin Client
9 8 (16.33%) Citrix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 33 (67.35%) TCP/IP
2 26 (53.06%) IP Telephony
3 21 (42.86%) VoIP
4 15 (30.61%) Firewall
5 14 (28.57%) OSPF
5 14 (28.57%) BGP
5 14 (28.57%) DNS
5 14 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (26.53%) DMVPN
6 13 (26.53%) BIG-IP
6 13 (26.53%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (26.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 13 (26.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 13 (26.53%) DHCP
6 13 (26.53%) NetScreen
7 5 (10.20%) IPsec
7 5 (10.20%) Unified Communications
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.04%) NAS
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
1 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Analyst
1 32 (65.31%) Network Analyst
2 21 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 21 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Support Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Network Support Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Network Support
4 10 (20.41%) Network Specialist
4 10 (20.41%) Network Security Specialist
4 10 (20.41%) Security Specialist
5 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Security Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Network Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) J2EE
1 1 (2.04%) SOAP
1 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Fat Client
1 8 (16.33%) Thin Client
2 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.04%) Open Source
3 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) CentOS
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (4.08%) Project Management
2 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL
3 1 (2.04%) Data Security
3 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.04%) Network Management
3 1 (2.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (26.53%) CCNP
2 13 (26.53%) CCSE
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) XenServer
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco
1 35 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 15 (30.61%) VMware
3 14 (28.57%) F5
4 13 (26.53%) Infoblox
4 13 (26.53%) Imperva
4 13 (26.53%) Blue Coat
5 8 (16.33%) Citrix
6 5 (10.20%) HP
7 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Foundry
8 1 (2.04%) Brocade