The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 54 30 66
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +36
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.66% 5.76% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.15% 25.24% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.06%
Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 103 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 22.69% 22.84% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 64 28 47
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
North Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in York

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
1 38 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 38 (100.00%) Firewall
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (65.79%) OSPF
3 25 (65.79%) BGP
4 23 (60.53%) Linux
5 21 (55.26%) DNS
5 21 (55.26%) CCNP
6 19 (50.00%) VPN
6 19 (50.00%) DHCP
6 19 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 19 (50.00%) NetScreen
6 19 (50.00%) VMware
6 19 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 19 (50.00%) CCSE
6 19 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 19 (50.00%) Infoblox
6 19 (50.00%) Imperva
6 19 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (50.00%) F5
6 19 (50.00%) DMVPN
6 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 15 (39.47%) IPsec
7 15 (39.47%) WAN
7 15 (39.47%) HP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) Firewall
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (65.79%) OSPF
2 25 (65.79%) BGP
3 21 (55.26%) DNS
4 19 (50.00%) VPN
4 19 (50.00%) DHCP
4 19 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 19 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 19 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 15 (39.47%) IPsec
5 15 (39.47%) WAN
5 15 (39.47%) MPLS
6 13 (34.21%) Internet
6 13 (34.21%) FWSM
7 9 (23.68%) MRTG
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Network Security Specialist
1 17 (44.74%) Network Specialist
1 17 (44.74%) Security Specialist
2 10 (26.32%) Network Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Security Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Network Security Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Solutions Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Thin Client
1 13 (34.21%) Fat Client
2 8 (21.05%) Client/Server
3 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security
5 3 (7.89%) Network Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (55.26%) CCNP
3 19 (50.00%) CCSE
4 6 (15.79%) CCSA
4 6 (15.79%) CCNA
5 2 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SCOM
1 9 (23.68%) OpenView
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
1 38 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 19 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 19 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 19 (50.00%) Imperva
2 19 (50.00%) F5
3 15 (39.47%) HP
4 13 (34.21%) Citrix
5 11 (28.95%) Nokia
6 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) Brocade
7 6 (15.79%) Foundry
8 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.89%) TippingPoint
10 1 (2.63%) Crossbeam
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