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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 130 146 103
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -43
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 115 110 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.76% 1.55% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.79% 8.49% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 87 84
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,554 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1066 1296 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.27% 18.21% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1008 841
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +20 80 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North Yorkshire +9 23 £37,500 -21.05% 1
South Yorkshire +2 12 £41,500 -24.54% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 220 (77.19%) Cisco
2 206 (72.28%) Firewall
3 152 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 137 (48.07%) CheckPoint
5 131 (45.96%) CCNP
6 90 (31.58%) WAN
7 89 (31.23%) LAN
8 87 (30.53%) Cisco ASA
9 85 (29.82%) CCNA
10 80 (28.07%) ITIL
11 79 (27.72%) DNS
12 68 (23.86%) VMware
13 66 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
14 62 (21.75%) Linux
15 60 (21.05%) DHCP
16 58 (20.35%) Active Directory
17 57 (20.00%) VPN
17 57 (20.00%) Windows
17 57 (20.00%) CCSE
18 55 (19.30%) Microsoft
19 54 (18.95%) F5
20 53 (18.60%) HP
21 52 (18.25%) ITIL Certification
21 52 (18.25%) Cisco Nexus
22 51 (17.89%) Data Centre
23 49 (17.19%) Blue Coat
24 46 (16.14%) CCSA
25 45 (15.79%) VoIP
26 43 (15.09%) Juniper
27 41 (14.39%) Incident Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (10.88%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.61%) Apache
4 10 (3.51%) nginx
5 4 (1.40%) IIS
6 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.70%) Site Server
6 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Office
2 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (3.51%) Amazon S3
2 10 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 206 (72.28%) Firewall
2 90 (31.58%) WAN
3 89 (31.23%) LAN
4 87 (30.53%) Cisco ASA
5 79 (27.72%) DNS
6 60 (21.05%) DHCP
7 57 (20.00%) VPN
8 52 (18.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 45 (15.79%) VoIP
10 38 (13.33%) SAN
11 37 (12.98%) MPLS
12 34 (11.93%) Wireless
13 33 (11.58%) OSPF
14 32 (11.23%) BGP
15 31 (10.88%) Cisco PIX
16 28 (9.82%) Cisco IOS
17 27 (9.47%) BIG-IP
17 27 (9.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 27 (9.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 23 (8.07%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.37%) MySQL
2 10 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.40%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.16%) Metasploit
2 6 (2.11%) JIRA
3 2 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.70%) Subversion
3 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (9.12%) Telecoms
2 13 (4.56%) Games
3 12 (4.21%) Finance
4 6 (2.11%) Legal
5 5 (1.75%) Law
6 4 (1.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (23.86%) Network Engineer
2 53 (18.60%) Security Specialist
3 52 (18.25%) Network Specialist
4 50 (17.54%) Network Security Specialist
5 49 (17.19%) Analyst
6 47 (16.49%) Network Analyst
7 40 (14.04%) Security Analyst
8 39 (13.68%) Network Security Analyst
9 32 (11.23%) Security Engineer
10 29 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (8.77%) Consultant
12 24 (8.42%) Network Security Engineer
13 17 (5.96%) Senior Security Specialist
13 17 (5.96%) Security Consultant
14 15 (5.26%) Network Consultant
14 15 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
14 15 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Specialist
14 15 (5.26%) Senior Network Specialist
14 15 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (3.86%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.51%) Web Services
2 4 (1.40%) Symfony
3 2 (0.70%) SOAP
3 2 (0.70%) J2EE
3 2 (0.70%) Memcached
3 2 (0.70%) REST
4 1 (0.35%) CSS3
4 1 (0.35%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.35%) HTML5
4 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.35%) CSS
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) Dojo
4 1 (0.35%) YUI
4 1 (0.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 36 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.21%) Fat Client
3 12 (4.21%) Thin Client
4 10 (3.51%) Clustering
5 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.75%) CMDB
7 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.05%) Handset
9 2 (0.70%) PKI
9 2 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.70%) BYOD
9 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
10 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.35%) CESG
10 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.75%) Linux
2 57 (20.00%) Windows
3 21 (7.37%) UNIX
4 12 (4.21%) CentOS
5 9 (3.16%) Solaris
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.07%) ITIL
2 41 (14.39%) Incident Management
3 40 (14.04%) Project Management
4 39 (13.68%) E-Commerce
4 39 (13.68%) Mentoring
5 38 (13.33%) Information Security
6 30 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 22 (7.72%) Load Balancing
8 21 (7.37%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (5.96%) Network Architecture
9 17 (5.96%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (4.56%) Network Design
12 12 (4.21%) Supplier Management
12 12 (4.21%) Migration
12 12 (4.21%) Risk Management
12 12 (4.21%) Line Management
13 10 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (3.51%) Trend Analysis
14 8 (2.81%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.37%) PHP
2 12 (4.21%) Python
3 10 (3.51%) Perl
3 10 (3.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.05%) C
5 2 (0.70%) SQL
5 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 152 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (45.96%) CCNP
3 85 (29.82%) CCNA
4 57 (20.00%) CCSE
5 52 (18.25%) ITIL Certification
6 46 (16.14%) CCSA
7 36 (12.63%) CCSP
8 24 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (7.02%) CISSP
10 16 (5.61%) MCSE
11 13 (4.56%) Degree
12 8 (2.81%) CCA
12 8 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.81%) CCEE
12 8 (2.81%) CCAA
12 8 (2.81%) CCIA
13 7 (2.46%) MCP
14 6 (2.11%) MCTS
14 6 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
15 3 (1.05%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.75%) SLA
4 2 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 66 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (20.35%) Active Directory
3 20 (7.02%) XenServer
4 8 (2.81%) XenApp
4 8 (2.81%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.81%) Xen
5 7 (2.46%) ProxySG
6 6 (2.11%) NFS
7 5 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.40%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.70%) Snort
10 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (5.96%) Nagios
2 14 (4.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (3.16%) Nessus
4 8 (2.81%) XenMobile
5 6 (2.11%) OpenView
6 5 (1.75%) SCOM
7 4 (1.40%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.05%) CORE IMPACT
8 3 (1.05%) Nmap
9 2 (0.70%) logstash
9 2 (0.70%) Kibana
10 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.35%) Foglight
10 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 220 (77.19%) Cisco
2 137 (48.07%) CheckPoint
3 68 (23.86%) VMware
4 55 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 54 (18.95%) F5
6 53 (18.60%) HP
7 49 (17.19%) Blue Coat
8 43 (15.09%) Juniper
9 36 (12.63%) Citrix
10 24 (8.42%) Infoblox
11 23 (8.07%) Imperva
12 16 (5.61%) SolarWinds
13 14 (4.91%) ArcSight
13 14 (4.91%) Symantec
14 12 (4.21%) Fortinet
14 12 (4.21%) Sourcefire
15 10 (3.51%) Red Hat
16 9 (3.16%) McAfee
17 8 (2.81%) Clearswift
17 8 (2.81%) ScanSafe
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