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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 119 127 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -41
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 152 122 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.15% 1.97% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.33% 11.11% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 144 91 93
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,750 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
1233 1098 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.46% 17.71% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 967 790 981
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +16 101 £41,500 +3.75% 13
North Yorkshire +25 42 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South Yorkshire -31 2 £32,750 -18.12% 2
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 352 (87.34%) Cisco
2 241 (59.80%) Cisco Certification
3 237 (58.81%) Firewall
4 220 (54.59%) CheckPoint
5 215 (53.35%) CCNP
6 160 (39.70%) VoIP
7 142 (35.24%) TCP/IP
8 118 (29.28%) WAN
9 114 (28.29%) LAN
10 108 (26.80%) MPLS
10 108 (26.80%) Cisco ASA
11 87 (21.59%) Incident Management
12 83 (20.60%) IP Telephony
13 80 (19.85%) CCNA
14 75 (18.61%) CCSP
15 74 (18.36%) VMware
16 71 (17.62%) CCSA
17 67 (16.63%) E-Commerce
18 66 (16.38%) ITIL
19 61 (15.14%) BGP
20 57 (14.14%) Windows
20 57 (14.14%) Citrix
21 56 (13.90%) Capacity Planning
22 55 (13.65%) Linux
23 54 (13.40%) DNS
23 54 (13.40%) ITIL Certification
24 53 (13.15%) VPN
25 48 (11.91%) Mentoring
26 46 (11.41%) OSPF
27 45 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.97%) Apache
2 6 (1.49%) IIS
3 5 (1.24%) nginx
4 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.25%) Site Server
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) JBoss
7 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 237 (58.81%) Firewall
2 160 (39.70%) VoIP
3 142 (35.24%) TCP/IP
4 118 (29.28%) WAN
5 114 (28.29%) LAN
6 108 (26.80%) MPLS
6 108 (26.80%) Cisco ASA
7 83 (20.60%) IP Telephony
8 61 (15.14%) BGP
9 54 (13.40%) DNS
10 53 (13.15%) VPN
11 46 (11.41%) OSPF
12 42 (10.42%) DHCP
12 42 (10.42%) FWSM
13 32 (7.94%) Wireless
14 28 (6.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (6.70%) Cisco IOS
16 24 (5.96%) Broadband
16 24 (5.96%) SSL
17 21 (5.21%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.47%) MySQL
2 5 (1.24%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.49%) Maven
3 5 (1.24%) JIRA
4 4 (0.99%) Subversion
4 4 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) Selenium
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) MSI
5 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (5.46%) Finance
2 19 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.99%) Games
4 6 (1.49%) Law
5 4 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 188 (46.65%) Analyst
2 172 (42.68%) Network Analyst
3 144 (35.73%) Security Analyst
4 142 (35.24%) Network Security Analyst
5 137 (34.00%) Network Engineer
6 30 (7.44%) Security Engineer
7 27 (6.70%) Network Specialist
8 24 (5.96%) Security Specialist
9 23 (5.71%) Network Security Specialist
9 23 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
10 20 (4.96%) Network Support
11 19 (4.71%) Support Analyst
12 15 (3.72%) Support Engineer
13 13 (3.23%) Network Support Analyst
13 13 (3.23%) Architect
13 13 (3.23%) Network Architect
14 11 (2.73%) Cisco Network Analyst
14 11 (2.73%) Cisco Analyst
14 11 (2.73%) Cisco Security Analyst
15 10 (2.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.24%) Web Services
2 3 (0.74%) J2EE
2 3 (0.74%) SOAP
2 3 (0.74%) Memcached
2 3 (0.74%) REST
3 2 (0.50%) LAMP
4 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.97%) Thin Client
2 16 (3.97%) Fat Client
3 11 (2.73%) PKI
4 8 (1.99%) CMDB
5 6 (1.49%) SecurID
6 5 (1.24%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.24%) Telematics
7 3 (0.74%) Open Source
7 3 (0.74%) IVR
8 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.14%) Windows
2 55 (13.65%) Linux
3 15 (3.72%) UNIX
4 7 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.24%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.24%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.74%) CentOS
7 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.25%) Solaris
8 1 (0.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (21.59%) Incident Management
2 67 (16.63%) E-Commerce
3 66 (16.38%) ITIL
4 56 (13.90%) Capacity Planning
5 48 (11.91%) Mentoring
6 35 (8.68%) Load Balancing
7 29 (7.20%) Project Management
8 20 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (4.71%) Network Design
9 19 (4.71%) Information Security
10 18 (4.47%) Network Architecture
11 17 (4.22%) DevOps
12 16 (3.97%) Business Continuity
13 15 (3.72%) Change Management
14 14 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (3.47%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (3.47%) Line Management
15 12 (2.98%) Business Continuity Planning
15 12 (2.98%) BCP
16 11 (2.73%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.73%) Java
2 10 (2.48%) Perl
2 10 (2.48%) Bash Shell
3 9 (2.23%) Shell Script
4 8 (1.99%) PHP
4 8 (1.99%) SQL
5 7 (1.74%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.24%) Ruby
7 4 (0.99%) C++
8 3 (0.74%) Python
9 2 (0.50%) C
10 1 (0.25%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 241 (59.80%) Cisco Certification
2 215 (53.35%) CCNP
3 80 (19.85%) CCNA
4 75 (18.61%) CCSP
5 71 (17.62%) CCSA
6 54 (13.40%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (9.43%) CCSE
8 30 (7.44%) CCIE
9 15 (3.72%) CISSP
9 15 (3.72%) Degree
10 11 (2.73%) Security Cleared
10 11 (2.73%) CCDA
10 11 (2.73%) CCDP
11 8 (1.99%) CCVP
12 6 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.24%) CCA
13 5 (1.24%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.99%) CCEE
14 4 (0.99%) CCAA
14 4 (0.99%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.73%) SLA
2 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 45 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.46%) Active Directory
3 20 (4.96%) XenApp
4 11 (2.73%) XenServer
5 10 (2.48%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.23%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.99%) ProxySG
8 6 (1.49%) Xen
8 6 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (1.49%) MetaFrame
9 5 (1.24%) KVM
10 3 (0.74%) NFS
11 2 (0.50%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.50%) vSphere
11 2 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.50%) UAG
12 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (4.22%) FortiGate
2 10 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.24%) Ganglia
3 5 (1.24%) Nagios
4 4 (0.99%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.74%) logstash
5 3 (0.74%) Kibana
5 3 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.25%) Puppet
6 1 (0.25%) Nessus
6 1 (0.25%) WSUS
6 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 352 (87.34%) Cisco
2 220 (54.59%) CheckPoint
3 74 (18.36%) VMware
4 57 (14.14%) Citrix
5 34 (8.44%) Blue Coat
6 31 (7.69%) F5
7 28 (6.95%) Juniper
8 24 (5.96%) Microsoft
9 22 (5.46%) Infoblox
9 22 (5.46%) Imperva
10 13 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 13 (3.23%) HP
11 12 (2.98%) Riverbed
12 11 (2.73%) Symantec
13 10 (2.48%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.23%) Fortinet
14 9 (2.23%) ScanSafe
15 7 (1.74%) McAfee
16 6 (1.49%) IronPort
17 5 (1.24%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MPS
Salary: Attractive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
MPS
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 13 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 15 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On call, Pension,
Posted: 20 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago