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 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 117 96 116
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 151 177 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.19% 2.50% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.25% 13.16% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 139 143 71
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 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1140 1345 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.52% 19.03% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1033 753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 116 £44,000 +10.00% 14
North Yorkshire -9 26 £37,500 -6.25%
South Yorkshire +6 6 £41,000 -11.35% 2
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 206 (72.54%) Cisco
2 185 (65.14%) Firewall
3 143 (50.35%) Cisco Certification
4 108 (38.03%) CheckPoint
5 105 (36.97%) CCNP
6 102 (35.92%) WAN
7 99 (34.86%) LAN
8 91 (32.04%) CCNA
9 74 (26.06%) ITIL
10 71 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 69 (24.30%) Linux
12 58 (20.42%) HP
13 57 (20.07%) DNS
14 55 (19.37%) VMware
15 54 (19.01%) Microsoft
15 54 (19.01%) Windows
15 54 (19.01%) Data Centre
16 53 (18.66%) VPN
16 53 (18.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (18.31%) VoIP
18 47 (16.55%) Active Directory
18 47 (16.55%) ITIL Certification
19 44 (15.49%) SAN
20 43 (15.14%) CCSA
20 43 (15.14%) Cisco Nexus
21 41 (14.44%) DHCP
22 38 (13.38%) PHP
22 38 (13.38%) Wireless
22 38 (13.38%) Penetration Testing
23 35 (12.32%) CCSE

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (12.32%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.23%) Apache
4 7 (2.46%) nginx
4 7 (2.46%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.41%) IIS
6 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.11%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 185 (65.14%) Firewall
2 102 (35.92%) WAN
3 99 (34.86%) LAN
4 71 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 57 (20.07%) DNS
6 53 (18.66%) VPN
7 52 (18.31%) VoIP
8 44 (15.49%) SAN
9 43 (15.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (14.44%) DHCP
11 38 (13.38%) Wireless
12 34 (11.97%) MPLS
12 34 (11.97%) Cisco PIX
13 29 (10.21%) TCP/IP
14 23 (8.10%) Internet
15 19 (6.69%) OSPF
16 18 (6.34%) BGP
17 16 (5.63%) IPsec
18 13 (4.58%) NAS
19 12 (4.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.80%) MySQL
2 10 (3.52%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (9.86%) Metasploit
2 3 (1.06%) JIRA
3 2 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.70%) Subversion
3 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Maven
General
1 32 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 8 (2.82%) Finance
2 8 (2.82%) Games
3 7 (2.46%) Retail
4 5 (1.76%) Law
5 3 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (29.23%) Network Engineer
2 43 (15.14%) Security Engineer
3 41 (14.44%) Security Specialist
4 38 (13.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 38 (13.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 35 (12.32%) Network Specialist
5 35 (12.32%) Network Security Specialist
6 31 (10.92%) Analyst
7 25 (8.80%) Consultant
8 24 (8.45%) Network Analyst
9 23 (8.10%) Security Analyst
9 23 (8.10%) Security Consultant
10 22 (7.75%) Network Consultant
10 22 (7.75%) Network Security Consultant
11 21 (7.39%) Network Security Analyst
12 15 (5.28%) Developer
13 13 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
13 13 (4.58%) Administrator
14 11 (3.87%) Sales Consultant
14 11 (3.87%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.17%) Symfony
2 7 (2.46%) Web Services
3 4 (1.41%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.70%) HTML5
4 2 (0.70%) Memcached
4 2 (0.70%) REST
4 2 (0.70%) CSS3
4 2 (0.70%) HTML
4 2 (0.70%) J2EE
4 2 (0.70%) CSS
4 2 (0.70%) SOAP
5 1 (0.35%) Dojo
5 1 (0.35%) YUI
5 1 (0.35%) jQuery
5 1 (0.35%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.01%) Data Centre
2 34 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.82%) PKI
5 6 (2.11%) Handset
5 6 (2.11%) Clustering
5 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (1.41%) CESG
7 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.06%) CMDB
7 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.70%) User Experience
8 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.70%) BYOD
8 2 (0.70%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 69 (24.30%) Linux
2 54 (19.01%) Windows
3 29 (10.21%) UNIX
4 16 (5.63%) Solaris
5 8 (2.82%) CentOS
6 7 (2.46%) AIX
6 7 (2.46%) HPUX
7 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.70%) Debian
8 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (26.06%) ITIL
2 38 (13.38%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (11.97%) Incident Management
4 32 (11.27%) Risk Management
5 31 (10.92%) Mentoring
6 30 (10.56%) Project Management
7 28 (9.86%) E-Commerce
7 28 (9.86%) Information Security
7 28 (9.86%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (5.28%) Cyber Security
9 14 (4.93%) SIEM
10 13 (4.58%) Network Architecture
10 13 (4.58%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (4.23%) Supplier Management
12 11 (3.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 10 (3.52%) Network Design
13 10 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (3.52%) OO
14 9 (3.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.38%) PHP
2 31 (10.92%) Python
3 28 (9.86%) Perl
4 7 (2.46%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.41%) SQL
6 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.70%) C
8 1 (0.35%) Java
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 143 (50.35%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (36.97%) CCNP
3 91 (32.04%) CCNA
4 47 (16.55%) ITIL Certification
5 43 (15.14%) CCSA
6 35 (12.32%) CCSE
7 31 (10.92%) CCSP
8 23 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (5.63%) MCSE
10 13 (4.58%) CISSP
10 13 (4.58%) Degree
11 10 (3.52%) HP ASE
12 6 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (2.11%) MCP
13 5 (1.76%) CISM
13 5 (1.76%) MCTS
14 4 (1.41%) CISA
15 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
16 2 (0.70%) CCVP
16 2 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.41%) SLA
3 4 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 53 (18.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (16.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.23%) Xen
4 11 (3.87%) XenServer
5 8 (2.82%) vSphere
5 8 (2.82%) KVM
6 6 (2.11%) NFS
7 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.35%) XenApp
8 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (9.86%) Nessus
2 15 (5.28%) Nagios
3 6 (2.11%) OpenView
3 6 (2.11%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.76%) CORE IMPACT
4 5 (1.76%) SCOM
4 5 (1.76%) Nmap
5 2 (0.70%) logstash
5 2 (0.70%) Kibana
6 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.35%) SCCM
6 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.35%) Foglight
6 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 206 (72.54%) Cisco
2 108 (38.03%) CheckPoint
3 58 (20.42%) HP
4 55 (19.37%) VMware
5 54 (19.01%) Microsoft
6 29 (10.21%) F5
7 27 (9.51%) Fortinet
8 26 (9.15%) Juniper
9 21 (7.39%) Blue Coat
10 19 (6.69%) Citrix
11 12 (4.23%) ArcSight
12 11 (3.87%) Huawei
13 10 (3.52%) Sourcefire
13 10 (3.52%) Red Hat
14 9 (3.17%) Zend
14 9 (3.17%) Imperva
14 9 (3.17%) Oracle
15 8 (2.82%) SolarWinds
16 7 (2.46%) Infoblox
17 5 (1.76%) McAfee
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: 5%
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: 15 days ago