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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 74 154 109
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -45
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 252 74 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.44% 1.38% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.10% 8.10% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 192 56 77
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +1.76%
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
1474 914 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.11% 17.02% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 691 917
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +91 194 £40,000 -11.11% 14
North Yorkshire +6 45 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South Yorkshire -22 8 £30,000 -21.05%
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 318 (82.60%) Cisco
2 220 (57.14%) Firewall
3 214 (55.58%) Cisco Certification
4 204 (52.99%) CheckPoint
5 188 (48.83%) CCNP
6 153 (39.74%) VoIP
7 135 (35.06%) TCP/IP
8 131 (34.03%) WAN
9 121 (31.43%) LAN
10 109 (28.31%) MPLS
11 100 (25.97%) Cisco ASA
12 83 (21.56%) Incident Management
13 75 (19.48%) CCNA
14 74 (19.22%) IP Telephony
15 73 (18.96%) E-Commerce
16 70 (18.18%) CCSP
17 66 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
18 62 (16.10%) Windows
19 59 (15.32%) Linux
20 54 (14.03%) FWSM
21 53 (13.77%) VMware
22 52 (13.51%) BGP
23 46 (11.95%) CCSA
24 45 (11.69%) DNS
25 42 (10.91%) ITIL
26 41 (10.65%) OSPF
27 38 (9.87%) Citrix
27 38 (9.87%) VPN
28 37 (9.61%) Juniper
29 36 (9.35%) Load Balancing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (3.90%) Apache
2 6 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.56%) IIS
3 5 (1.30%) nginx
4 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.26%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) PaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 220 (57.14%) Firewall
2 153 (39.74%) VoIP
3 135 (35.06%) TCP/IP
4 131 (34.03%) WAN
5 121 (31.43%) LAN
6 109 (28.31%) MPLS
7 100 (25.97%) Cisco ASA
8 74 (19.22%) IP Telephony
9 54 (14.03%) FWSM
10 52 (13.51%) BGP
11 45 (11.69%) DNS
12 41 (10.65%) OSPF
13 38 (9.87%) VPN
14 34 (8.83%) DHCP
15 23 (5.97%) Wireless
16 20 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (4.68%) DMZ
18 17 (4.42%) SSL
19 16 (4.16%) SNMP
19 16 (4.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.97%) MySQL
2 9 (2.34%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.04%) CouchDB
4 3 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.78%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Maven
2 6 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.30%) JIRA
4 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.26%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 27 (7.01%) Finance
2 20 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.82%) Law
4 2 (0.52%) Retail
4 2 (0.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.26%) Local Government
5 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (41.82%) Analyst
2 140 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 136 (35.32%) Network Analyst
4 108 (28.05%) Security Analyst
5 103 (26.75%) Network Security Analyst
6 32 (8.31%) Support Analyst
7 23 (5.97%) Architect
8 22 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 21 (5.45%) Network Support
10 20 (5.19%) Network Architect
11 18 (4.68%) Network Support Analyst
12 14 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
13 13 (3.38%) Security Specialist
13 13 (3.38%) Network Specialist
13 13 (3.38%) Network Security Specialist
14 12 (3.12%) Support Engineer
15 11 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
16 10 (2.60%) Consultant
17 9 (2.34%) 2nd Line Support
17 9 (2.34%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.30%) Web Services
2 4 (1.04%) J2EE
2 4 (1.04%) Symfony
3 3 (0.78%) REST
3 3 (0.78%) SOAP
4 2 (0.52%) .NET
4 2 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.52%) LAMP
4 2 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.26%) jQuery
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.26%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.26%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.86%) PKI
3 9 (2.34%) Fat Client
3 9 (2.34%) Thin Client
4 8 (2.08%) SecurID
4 8 (2.08%) CMDB
5 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.30%) Telematics
5 5 (1.30%) Smartphone
6 3 (0.78%) Open Source
6 3 (0.78%) IVR
7 2 (0.52%) NHS
8 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.26%) User Experience
8 1 (0.26%) Clustering
8 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (16.10%) Windows
2 59 (15.32%) Linux
3 19 (4.94%) UNIX
4 10 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.30%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.30%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.04%) CentOS
8 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.78%) Solaris
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (21.56%) Incident Management
2 73 (18.96%) E-Commerce
3 66 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
4 42 (10.91%) ITIL
5 36 (9.35%) Load Balancing
6 35 (9.09%) Network Design
7 29 (7.53%) Mentoring
8 22 (5.71%) Project Management
9 16 (4.16%) Change Management
9 16 (4.16%) DevOps
10 15 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (3.38%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (3.12%) Information Security
12 12 (3.12%) Network Architecture
13 11 (2.86%) Business Continuity
14 9 (2.34%) Vulnerability Management
14 9 (2.34%) Line Management
15 8 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.68%) PHP
2 14 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 13 (3.38%) SQL
3 13 (3.38%) Java
4 11 (2.86%) C
5 10 (2.60%) Perl
6 9 (2.34%) C++
6 9 (2.34%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.30%) Ruby
9 4 (1.04%) Python
10 3 (0.78%) R
11 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.26%) C#
11 1 (0.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 214 (55.58%) Cisco Certification
2 188 (48.83%) CCNP
3 75 (19.48%) CCNA
4 70 (18.18%) CCSP
5 46 (11.95%) CCSA
6 29 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (7.01%) CCIE
7 27 (7.01%) CCSE
8 13 (3.38%) CCDP
9 12 (3.12%) Security Cleared
10 10 (2.60%) CCDA
11 9 (2.34%) CISSP
12 8 (2.08%) Degree
13 7 (1.82%) CCVP
14 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.78%) CEH
15 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.52%) CCIP
16 2 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.90%) SLA
2 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.26%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.90%) XenApp
4 8 (2.08%) ProxySG
4 8 (2.08%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.56%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.56%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (1.30%) Xen
6 5 (1.30%) XenServer
6 5 (1.30%) KVM
7 3 (0.78%) NFS
8 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.08%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.30%) Ganglia
3 5 (1.30%) Nagios
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.26%) Nessus
5 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 318 (82.60%) Cisco
2 204 (52.99%) CheckPoint
3 53 (13.77%) VMware
4 38 (9.87%) Citrix
5 37 (9.61%) Juniper
6 26 (6.75%) Blue Coat
7 25 (6.49%) F5
8 16 (4.16%) Microsoft
9 15 (3.90%) Infoblox
9 15 (3.90%) Imperva
10 11 (2.86%) Fortinet
10 11 (2.86%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.60%) McAfee
12 9 (2.34%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.34%) Symantec
13 8 (2.08%) HP
14 7 (1.82%) IronPort
14 7 (1.82%) Riverbed
14 7 (1.82%) ScanSafe
15 5 (1.30%) ArcSight
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
First Locate UK LTD
Salary: From £31,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago