The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 113 79 147
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +68
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 142 236 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.13% 3.26% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.43% 16.34% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127 186 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1142 1444 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.13% 19.96% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1084 692
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Yorkshire region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -38 115 £45,000 +12.50% 8
North Yorkshire -19 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South Yorkshire -1 4 £41,500 +38.33% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 181 (68.56%) Cisco
2 177 (67.05%) Firewall
3 127 (48.11%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (37.88%) WAN
5 96 (36.36%) LAN
6 93 (35.23%) CheckPoint
7 91 (34.47%) CCNP
7 91 (34.47%) CCNA
8 70 (26.52%) Linux
9 63 (23.86%) Cisco ASA
10 56 (21.21%) HP
11 55 (20.83%) ITIL
12 54 (20.45%) Microsoft
12 54 (20.45%) VoIP
13 52 (19.70%) VMware
14 51 (19.32%) VPN
15 49 (18.56%) Windows
15 49 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 47 (17.80%) SAN
16 47 (17.80%) Data Centre
17 43 (16.29%) DNS
18 41 (15.53%) ITIL Certification
19 40 (15.15%) Wireless
19 40 (15.15%) Active Directory
20 37 (14.02%) Penetration Testing
20 37 (14.02%) Cisco Nexus
21 36 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
21 36 (13.64%) CCSA
22 35 (13.26%) UNIX
22 35 (13.26%) PHP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 33 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.41%) Apache
5 4 (1.52%) nginx
5 4 (1.52%) IIS
6 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 177 (67.05%) Firewall
2 100 (37.88%) WAN
3 96 (36.36%) LAN
4 63 (23.86%) Cisco ASA
5 54 (20.45%) VoIP
6 51 (19.32%) VPN
7 47 (17.80%) SAN
8 43 (16.29%) DNS
9 40 (15.15%) Wireless
10 37 (14.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 36 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
12 33 (12.50%) DHCP
13 30 (11.36%) TCP/IP
14 29 (10.98%) MPLS
15 24 (9.09%) Internet
16 15 (5.68%) NAS
17 13 (4.92%) OSPF
18 12 (4.55%) BGP
18 12 (4.55%) IPsec
19 11 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.23%) MySQL
2 13 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (11.36%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.76%) Subversion
2 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.38%) Maven
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 32 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 9 (3.41%) Finance
2 9 (3.41%) Games
3 6 (2.27%) Retail
4 5 (1.89%) Law
5 3 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (32.58%) Network Engineer
2 40 (15.15%) Security Engineer
3 37 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (13.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 34 (12.88%) Security Specialist
6 28 (10.61%) Network Specialist
6 28 (10.61%) Network Security Specialist
7 25 (9.47%) Analyst
8 17 (6.44%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (6.44%) Administrator
8 17 (6.44%) Network Analyst
9 16 (6.06%) Security Analyst
9 16 (6.06%) Consultant
10 15 (5.68%) Developer
10 15 (5.68%) Network Consultant
10 15 (5.68%) Security Consultant
10 15 (5.68%) Network Security Consultant
11 14 (5.30%) Network Security Analyst
12 13 (4.92%) Security Architect
12 13 (4.92%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.41%) Symfony
2 4 (1.52%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.76%) HTML
3 2 (0.76%) J2EE
3 2 (0.76%) CSS
3 2 (0.76%) SOAP
3 2 (0.76%) HTML5
3 2 (0.76%) Memcached
3 2 (0.76%) REST
3 2 (0.76%) CSS3
4 1 (0.38%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.38%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) Dojo
4 1 (0.38%) YUI
4 1 (0.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.80%) Data Centre
2 33 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.41%) PKI
5 8 (3.03%) Handset
6 6 (2.27%) CESG
6 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.76%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.76%) BYOD
8 2 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.76%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.38%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.52%) Linux
2 49 (18.56%) Windows
3 35 (13.26%) UNIX
4 21 (7.95%) Solaris
5 12 (4.55%) AIX
5 12 (4.55%) HPUX
6 5 (1.89%) CentOS
7 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.14%) Debian
8 3 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.83%) ITIL
2 37 (14.02%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (11.74%) Risk Management
4 29 (10.98%) Incident Management
5 28 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (9.85%) Mentoring
6 26 (9.85%) E-Commerce
6 26 (9.85%) Project Management
7 20 (7.58%) Information Security
8 17 (6.44%) DevOps
9 16 (6.06%) Cyber Security
9 16 (6.06%) SIEM
10 15 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (4.55%) Software Delivery
12 12 (4.55%) Supplier Management
12 12 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (3.79%) OO
14 10 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.26%) PHP
2 31 (11.74%) Python
2 31 (11.74%) Perl
3 6 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.52%) SQL
5 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.38%) Java
6 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 127 (48.11%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (34.47%) CCNP
2 91 (34.47%) CCNA
3 41 (15.53%) ITIL Certification
4 36 (13.64%) CCSA
5 28 (10.61%) CCSE
6 26 (9.85%) CCSP
7 17 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (6.06%) Degree
9 15 (5.68%) MCSE
10 11 (4.17%) CISSP
10 11 (4.17%) HP ASE
11 6 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (1.89%) CISM
13 4 (1.52%) CISA
14 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.76%) CCVP
15 2 (0.76%) MCSA
15 2 (0.76%) CCDA
15 2 (0.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.52%) QA
3 4 (1.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.92%) Xen
3 13 (4.92%) KVM
4 12 (4.55%) XenServer
4 12 (4.55%) vSphere
5 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.76%) NFS
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (11.36%) Nessus
2 9 (3.41%) Nagios
3 7 (2.65%) Nmap
3 7 (2.65%) CORE IMPACT
3 7 (2.65%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.27%) OpenView
5 5 (1.89%) SCOM
6 2 (0.76%) logstash
6 2 (0.76%) Kibana
7 1 (0.38%) SCCM
7 1 (0.38%) Foglight
7 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 181 (68.56%) Cisco
2 93 (35.23%) CheckPoint
3 56 (21.21%) HP
4 54 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 52 (19.70%) VMware
6 28 (10.61%) Fortinet
7 17 (6.44%) Citrix
8 14 (5.30%) Oracle
9 13 (4.92%) Juniper
9 13 (4.92%) F5
10 12 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 12 (4.55%) Huawei
11 9 (3.41%) Zend
12 7 (2.65%) Acunetix
13 5 (1.89%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.89%) Blue Coat
14 4 (1.52%) McAfee
14 4 (1.52%) ProCurve
14 4 (1.52%) Aruba
14 4 (1.52%) ArcSight
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Salary: Competitive
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