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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 29 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 31 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 6.35% 5.03% 6.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.96% 22.55% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £44,250 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
115 102 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 23.57% 22.32% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 87 50 51
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
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 19 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in York

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (81.43%) Cisco
2 56 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 46 (65.71%) TCP/IP
4 36 (51.43%) VoIP
5 35 (50.00%) IP Telephony
6 25 (35.71%) Linux
7 24 (34.29%) VMware
7 24 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (30.00%) CCNP
8 21 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (30.00%) CCSE
8 21 (30.00%) Firewall
9 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 20 (28.57%) BIG-IP
9 20 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (28.57%) Blue Coat
9 20 (28.57%) Infoblox
9 20 (28.57%) Imperva
9 20 (28.57%) F5
9 20 (28.57%) DHCP
9 20 (28.57%) DNS
9 20 (28.57%) OSPF
9 20 (28.57%) BGP
10 14 (20.00%) NetScreen
10 14 (20.00%) Line Management
10 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 14 (20.00%) Citrix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (65.71%) TCP/IP
2 36 (51.43%) VoIP
3 35 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 21 (30.00%) Firewall
5 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 20 (28.57%) BIG-IP
5 20 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 20 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (28.57%) DHCP
5 20 (28.57%) DNS
5 20 (28.57%) OSPF
5 20 (28.57%) BGP
6 14 (20.00%) NetScreen
6 14 (20.00%) DMVPN
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (8.57%) Wireless
8 1 (1.43%) 2G
8 1 (1.43%) 3G
8 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Analyst
1 46 (65.71%) Network Analyst
2 35 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 35 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 21 (30.00%) Security Specialist
4 20 (28.57%) Network Specialist
4 20 (28.57%) Network Security Specialist
5 11 (15.71%) Support Analyst
5 11 (15.71%) Network Support Analyst
5 11 (15.71%) Network Support
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Information Security Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Information Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Security Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Specialist
8 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (1.43%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 14 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 14 (20.00%) Line Management
1 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (8.57%) Information Security
2 6 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) CCNP
1 21 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (30.00%) CCSE
2 7 (10.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 24 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.57%) XenServer
3 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.43%) Xen
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 57 (81.43%) Cisco
2 56 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 24 (34.29%) VMware
4 20 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 20 (28.57%) Infoblox
4 20 (28.57%) Imperva
4 20 (28.57%) F5
5 14 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (8.57%) Juniper
6 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.57%) HP
7 3 (4.29%) Dell
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle