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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / Yorkshire
Rank 159 146 125
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 62 98 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.20% 1.64% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.26% 10.56% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 148
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
751 928 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.59% 15.53% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 628 751 957
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 51 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South Yorkshire -2 6 £40,000 -27.27% 1
North Yorkshire -9 5 £58,750 +23.68% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 80 (54.42%) Firewall
2 76 (51.70%) Cisco
3 62 (42.18%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (27.89%) Information Security
5 38 (25.85%) CCNA
6 36 (24.49%) CCNP
6 36 (24.49%) Linux
7 33 (22.45%) Windows
8 30 (20.41%) Management Information System
9 26 (17.69%) VMware
10 25 (17.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 24 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (16.33%) CheckPoint
12 22 (14.97%) CCIE
13 21 (14.29%) Unix
13 21 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
13 21 (14.29%) SIEM
14 20 (13.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 20 (13.61%) PCI DSS
14 20 (13.61%) Degree
14 20 (13.61%) LAN
15 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
15 19 (12.93%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
16 18 (12.24%) WAN
16 18 (12.24%) Project Management
16 18 (12.24%) Games
16 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
17 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
17 17 (11.56%) PHP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.72%) Apache
1 4 (2.72%) CloudStack
1 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.72%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.04%) IIS
3 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (54.42%) Firewall
2 20 (13.61%) LAN
3 18 (12.24%) WAN
4 14 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (8.84%) Wireless
6 11 (7.48%) NAS
7 10 (6.80%) VPN
8 8 (5.44%) Internet
8 8 (5.44%) VoIP
9 7 (4.76%) BGP
9 7 (4.76%) VLAN
10 6 (4.08%) HTTP
10 6 (4.08%) SAN
10 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
11 5 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (3.40%) DNS
11 5 (3.40%) MPLS
11 5 (3.40%) OSPF
11 5 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.08%) MySQL
2 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.36%) Informix
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (12.24%) Games
2 15 (10.20%) Finance
3 6 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.40%) Advertising
5 4 (2.72%) Marketing
5 4 (2.72%) Publishing
6 3 (2.04%) Law
6 3 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (31.29%) Network Engineer
2 36 (24.49%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (23.81%) Security Engineer
4 31 (21.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 29 (19.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 26 (17.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 20 (13.61%) Analyst
8 16 (10.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (10.20%) Security Analyst
10 13 (8.84%) Penetration Tester
10 13 (8.84%) Tester
11 11 (7.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (6.80%) Security Specialist
13 9 (6.12%) Consultant
13 9 (6.12%) Ethical Hacker
14 8 (5.44%) Administrator
14 8 (5.44%) Security Penetration Tester
14 8 (5.44%) Security Tester
15 7 (4.76%) Security Manager
15 7 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) .NET
2 8 (5.44%) .NET Framework
2 8 (5.44%) Middleware
3 2 (1.36%) LAMP
3 2 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.36%) Web Services
3 2 (1.36%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.16%) CESG
4 11 (7.48%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.44%) Cryptography
6 7 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 7 (4.76%) Replication
6 7 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (4.08%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.72%) BYOD
8 4 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.36%) Clustering
9 2 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.36%) FMCG
9 2 (1.36%) RIA
9 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.68%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.68%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.49%) Linux
2 33 (22.45%) Windows
3 21 (14.29%) Unix
4 12 (8.16%) AIX
5 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.08%) Solaris
7 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.72%) HPUX
9 1 (0.68%) CentOS
9 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.89%) Information Security
2 21 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (14.29%) SIEM
3 20 (13.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 19 (12.93%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (12.24%) Project Management
5 18 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (10.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 14 (9.52%) Security Operations
8 13 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (8.16%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (8.16%) High Availability
9 12 (8.16%) Security Architecture
10 11 (7.48%) Security Management
10 11 (7.48%) Threat Modelling
11 10 (6.80%) Security Testing
11 10 (6.80%) Social Engineering
12 9 (6.12%) Network Design
12 9 (6.12%) Remediation Plan
13 8 (5.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.56%) PHP
2 16 (10.88%) Java
3 14 (9.52%) C++
4 13 (8.84%) C
5 11 (7.48%) C#
6 10 (6.80%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.76%) Python
8 6 (4.08%) Perl
9 5 (3.40%) Ruby
10 4 (2.72%) SQL
11 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 62 (42.18%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (25.85%) CCNA
3 36 (24.49%) CCNP
4 22 (14.97%) CCIE
5 20 (13.61%) Degree
6 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
7 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
8 15 (10.20%) CISSP
8 15 (10.20%) CREST Certified
9 10 (6.80%) CISM
10 8 (5.44%) CHECK Team Leader
11 5 (3.40%) CEH
11 5 (3.40%) CISA
11 5 (3.40%) OSCP
12 2 (1.36%) CCSE
12 2 (1.36%) CCSP
12 2 (1.36%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.36%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.36%) RHCE
13 1 (0.68%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (13.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.40%) SLA
4 4 (2.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.08%) vSphere
5 4 (2.72%) KVM
5 4 (2.72%) Xen
5 4 (2.72%) XenServer
6 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.68%) Docker
7 1 (0.68%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) WSUS
2 3 (2.04%) SCCM
3 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.36%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (51.70%) Cisco
2 26 (17.69%) VMware
3 24 (16.33%) CheckPoint
4 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.84%) Juniper
6 10 (6.80%) HP
7 9 (6.12%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.12%) Veeam
8 7 (4.76%) Mitel
8 7 (4.76%) Synology
9 5 (3.40%) F5
9 5 (3.40%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.72%) Intel Security
10 4 (2.72%) Oracle
11 3 (2.04%) Splunk
11 3 (2.04%) Veritas
12 2 (1.36%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.36%) Citrix
12 2 (1.36%) Dell
12 2 (1.36%) Forcepoint
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Posted: 4 days ago
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