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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 114 135 85
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -50
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 183 103 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.43% 1.75% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.12% 10.51% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 154 88 94
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £26,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1395 980 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.49% 16.62% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 740 946
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +35 128 £40,000 - 7
North Yorkshire +9 45 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South Yorkshire -31 1 £30,000 -23.56%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 353 (85.47%) Cisco
2 242 (58.60%) Cisco Certification
3 236 (57.14%) Firewall
4 222 (53.75%) CheckPoint
5 214 (51.82%) CCNP
6 171 (41.40%) VoIP
7 157 (38.01%) TCP/IP
8 131 (31.72%) WAN
9 123 (29.78%) LAN
10 117 (28.33%) MPLS
11 107 (25.91%) Cisco ASA
12 94 (22.76%) Incident Management
13 87 (21.07%) IP Telephony
14 82 (19.85%) CCNA
15 81 (19.61%) CCSP
16 71 (17.19%) E-Commerce
17 67 (16.22%) VMware
18 66 (15.98%) CCSA
19 64 (15.50%) Capacity Planning
20 60 (14.53%) Linux
20 60 (14.53%) ITIL
21 58 (14.04%) Windows
21 58 (14.04%) BGP
22 53 (12.83%) VPN
23 50 (12.11%) DNS
23 50 (12.11%) FWSM
24 48 (11.62%) Citrix
25 46 (11.14%) ITIL Certification
26 43 (10.41%) OSPF
27 41 (9.93%) Mentoring

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 16 (3.87%) Apache
2 6 (1.45%) IIS
3 5 (1.21%) nginx
4 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) Site Server
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.21%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (0.73%) PaaS
3 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 236 (57.14%) Firewall
2 171 (41.40%) VoIP
3 157 (38.01%) TCP/IP
4 131 (31.72%) WAN
5 123 (29.78%) LAN
6 117 (28.33%) MPLS
7 107 (25.91%) Cisco ASA
8 87 (21.07%) IP Telephony
9 58 (14.04%) BGP
10 53 (12.83%) VPN
11 50 (12.11%) DNS
11 50 (12.11%) FWSM
12 43 (10.41%) OSPF
13 37 (8.96%) DHCP
14 30 (7.26%) Wireless
15 27 (6.54%) SSL
16 24 (5.81%) Broadband
17 22 (5.33%) DMZ
18 21 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
19 20 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.60%) MySQL
2 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.21%) MongoDB
2 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (1.94%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.69%) Maven
4 5 (1.21%) JIRA
4 5 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.97%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) JUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.24%) MSI
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (5.57%) Finance
2 19 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.69%) Law
4 4 (0.97%) Games
4 4 (0.97%) Retail
5 3 (0.73%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 196 (47.46%) Analyst
2 172 (41.65%) Network Analyst
3 144 (34.87%) Security Analyst
4 142 (34.38%) Network Engineer
5 140 (33.90%) Network Security Analyst
6 30 (7.26%) Security Engineer
7 29 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 23 (5.57%) Network Support
9 21 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
10 20 (4.84%) Network Specialist
11 18 (4.36%) Security Specialist
11 18 (4.36%) Network Security Specialist
12 16 (3.87%) Network Support Analyst
13 15 (3.63%) Architect
13 15 (3.63%) Network Architect
14 14 (3.39%) Support Engineer
15 10 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support
16 9 (2.18%) 2nd Line Support
16 9 (2.18%) Administrator
16 9 (2.18%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.21%) J2EE
1 5 (1.21%) SOAP
1 5 (1.21%) Web Services
1 5 (1.21%) REST
2 3 (0.73%) Memcached
3 2 (0.48%) LAMP
4 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.63%) PKI
3 13 (3.15%) Fat Client
3 13 (3.15%) Thin Client
4 8 (1.94%) SecurID
4 8 (1.94%) CMDB
5 5 (1.21%) Telematics
5 5 (1.21%) Open Source
5 5 (1.21%) Smartphone
5 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.73%) IVR
7 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.24%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (14.53%) Linux
2 58 (14.04%) Windows
3 18 (4.36%) UNIX
4 7 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.45%) CentOS
6 5 (1.21%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.21%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.76%) Incident Management
2 71 (17.19%) E-Commerce
3 64 (15.50%) Capacity Planning
4 60 (14.53%) ITIL
5 41 (9.93%) Mentoring
6 35 (8.47%) Load Balancing
7 26 (6.30%) Network Design
7 26 (6.30%) Project Management
8 21 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (4.60%) DevOps
10 18 (4.36%) Network Architecture
10 18 (4.36%) Business Continuity
11 15 (3.63%) Information Security
11 15 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (3.63%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (3.39%) Change Management
13 13 (3.15%) BCP
13 13 (3.15%) Business Continuity Planning
14 12 (2.91%) Line Management
15 11 (2.66%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.87%) Bash Shell
2 12 (2.91%) PHP
2 12 (2.91%) SQL
3 11 (2.66%) Java
4 10 (2.42%) Perl
5 9 (2.18%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.21%) Ruby
7 5 (1.21%) Python
8 4 (0.97%) C++
9 2 (0.48%) C
9 2 (0.48%) R
10 1 (0.24%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 242 (58.60%) Cisco Certification
2 214 (51.82%) CCNP
3 82 (19.85%) CCNA
4 81 (19.61%) CCSP
5 66 (15.98%) CCSA
6 46 (11.14%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (7.51%) CCIE
8 30 (7.26%) CCSE
9 12 (2.91%) Degree
9 12 (2.91%) CCDP
10 11 (2.66%) CCDA
10 11 (2.66%) CISSP
10 11 (2.66%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.94%) CCVP
12 5 (1.21%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.97%) MCSE
14 3 (0.73%) CCIP
14 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.73%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.87%) SLA
2 5 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 37 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.87%) XenApp
4 9 (2.18%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.94%) ProxySG
6 6 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.45%) MetaFrame
6 6 (1.45%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.21%) KVM
7 5 (1.21%) NFS
7 5 (1.21%) Xen
8 3 (0.73%) XenServer
9 2 (0.48%) vSphere
9 2 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.48%) UAG
9 2 (0.48%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (4.12%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.69%) Nagios
2 7 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.21%) Ganglia
4 3 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.73%) logstash
4 3 (0.73%) Kibana
5 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) Nessus
5 1 (0.24%) WSUS
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 353 (85.47%) Cisco
2 222 (53.75%) CheckPoint
3 67 (16.22%) VMware
4 48 (11.62%) Citrix
5 30 (7.26%) Juniper
6 29 (7.02%) F5
7 27 (6.54%) Blue Coat
8 23 (5.57%) Microsoft
9 16 (3.87%) Infoblox
9 16 (3.87%) Imperva
10 13 (3.15%) Red Hat
11 12 (2.91%) Riverbed
11 12 (2.91%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.18%) ScanSafe
12 9 (2.18%) Symantec
13 8 (1.94%) McAfee
13 8 (1.94%) Fortinet
14 7 (1.69%) IronPort
14 7 (1.69%) HP
15 4 (0.97%) Websense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: to £45000 + on call
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum (dep on exp) + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Birmingham, Bracknell, Bristol, Leeds,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £65-70,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago