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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 62 36 54
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.32% 6.09% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 24.14% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 28 6
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
25 116 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 7.91% 25.22% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 81 51
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) F5
4 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
5 8 (57.14%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 7 (50.00%) OSPF
6 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 7 (50.00%) Infoblox
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (42.86%) Imperva
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
7 6 (42.86%) CCSE
7 6 (42.86%) VMware
7 6 (42.86%) Information Security
7 6 (42.86%) BGP
7 6 (42.86%) Citrix
7 6 (42.86%) VoIP
7 6 (42.86%) CCNP
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (42.86%) UNIX
7 6 (42.86%) Solaris

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (35.71%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (42.86%) BGP
4 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) SSL
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) SNMP
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) MRTG
7 3 (21.43%) DMVPN
7 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Security Specialist
1 6 (42.86%) Network Specialist
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security Specialist
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Information Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Memcached
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (42.86%) CCSE
2 5 (35.71%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) OpenView
2 4 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) logstash
3 2 (14.29%) Kibana
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
1 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) F5
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) Infoblox
5 6 (42.86%) Imperva
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 6 (42.86%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Websense
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
8 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
9 1 (7.14%) Nokia