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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank - 27 60
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 7.49% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 30.43% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 35 4
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
32 115 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 9.85% 24.63% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 93 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 August 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) SNMP
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) OpenView
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (50.00%) SCOM
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) MRTG
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (62.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
3 5 (62.50%) SNMP
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) MRTG
5 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) SSH
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) IPv6
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) PuTTY
6 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Network Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Memcached
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) OpenView
2 4 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) logstash
3 2 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Websense
5 3 (37.50%) F5
6 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (12.50%) Nokia
7 1 (12.50%) Infoblox