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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 77 141 117
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 233 77 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.18% 1.45% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.12% 8.32% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 183 57 68
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1445 926 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.69% 17.45% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 698 863
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +61 183 £40,000 -11.11% 12
North Yorkshire +20 40 £40,000 -5.88%
South Yorkshire -27 7 £30,000 -7.69%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 270 (78.72%) Cisco
2 200 (58.31%) Firewall
3 185 (53.94%) Cisco Certification
4 171 (49.85%) CheckPoint
5 162 (47.23%) CCNP
6 115 (33.53%) WAN
7 112 (32.65%) VoIP
8 105 (30.61%) LAN
9 103 (30.03%) TCP/IP
10 93 (27.11%) MPLS
11 90 (26.24%) Cisco ASA
12 70 (20.41%) CCNA
13 67 (19.53%) Incident Management
14 61 (17.78%) E-Commerce
15 57 (16.62%) Capacity Planning
16 54 (15.74%) CCSP
17 51 (14.87%) IP Telephony
18 48 (13.99%) Windows
18 48 (13.99%) Linux
19 46 (13.41%) Juniper
20 44 (12.83%) FWSM
21 43 (12.54%) DNS
22 42 (12.24%) BGP
23 40 (11.66%) Network Design
24 38 (11.08%) CCSA
24 38 (11.08%) VMware
25 36 (10.50%) VPN
26 35 (10.20%) ITIL
27 34 (9.91%) OSPF
27 34 (9.91%) Load Balancing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (3.21%) Apache
2 8 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.46%) nginx
3 5 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.17%) IIS
5 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 6 (1.75%) MS Office
2 4 (1.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (1.17%) Office 365
3 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 200 (58.31%) Firewall
2 115 (33.53%) WAN
3 112 (32.65%) VoIP
4 105 (30.61%) LAN
5 103 (30.03%) TCP/IP
6 93 (27.11%) MPLS
7 90 (26.24%) Cisco ASA
8 51 (14.87%) IP Telephony
9 44 (12.83%) FWSM
10 43 (12.54%) DNS
11 42 (12.24%) BGP
12 36 (10.50%) VPN
13 34 (9.91%) OSPF
14 31 (9.04%) DHCP
15 19 (5.54%) Wireless
16 18 (5.25%) DMZ
16 18 (5.25%) Internet
17 17 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (4.66%) Intrusion Detection
18 16 (4.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.54%) MySQL
2 9 (2.62%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.17%) CouchDB
4 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.75%) Maven
1 6 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (1.46%) JIRA
2 5 (1.46%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (7.87%) Finance
2 20 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.04%) Law
4 2 (0.58%) Advertising
4 2 (0.58%) Games
4 2 (0.58%) Retail
5 1 (0.29%) Local Government
5 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 121 (35.28%) Analyst
1 121 (35.28%) Network Engineer
2 98 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 79 (23.03%) Security Analyst
4 72 (20.99%) Network Security Analyst
5 28 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 24 (7.00%) Architect
7 22 (6.41%) Security Engineer
8 19 (5.54%) Network Architect
8 19 (5.54%) Network Support
9 16 (4.66%) Consultant
9 16 (4.66%) Network Support Analyst
10 14 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
11 12 (3.50%) Security Specialist
11 12 (3.50%) Network Specialist
11 12 (3.50%) Network Security Specialist
12 11 (3.21%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (3.21%) Security Consultant
13 10 (2.92%) Support Engineer
13 10 (2.92%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.46%) .NET
1 5 (1.46%) Web Services
2 4 (1.17%) Symfony
2 4 (1.17%) J2EE
3 3 (0.87%) SOAP
3 3 (0.87%) REST
4 2 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.29%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.29%) jQuery
5 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.21%) PKI
2 8 (2.33%) SecurID
2 8 (2.33%) Thin Client
2 8 (2.33%) CMDB
2 8 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 5 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (1.46%) Telematics
3 5 (1.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.46%) NHS
3 5 (1.46%) Smartphone
3 5 (1.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.87%) IVR
4 3 (0.87%) Open Source
5 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.99%) Linux
1 48 (13.99%) Windows
2 17 (4.96%) UNIX
3 11 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.46%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.46%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.17%) CentOS
5 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.87%) Solaris
6 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.58%) Android
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.53%) Incident Management
2 61 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 57 (16.62%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (11.66%) Network Design
5 35 (10.20%) ITIL
6 34 (9.91%) Load Balancing
7 18 (5.25%) Change Management
8 17 (4.96%) Project Management
8 17 (4.96%) Information Security
9 16 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (4.08%) DevOps
10 14 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (3.50%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (3.21%) Network Architecture
13 9 (2.62%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (2.62%) Business Continuity
13 9 (2.62%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (2.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.66%) PHP
2 14 (4.08%) Java
3 12 (3.50%) C
3 12 (3.50%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.21%) SQL
5 9 (2.62%) C++
5 9 (2.62%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.33%) Perl
7 5 (1.46%) Ruby
8 4 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.17%) Python
9 3 (0.87%) R
10 1 (0.29%) C#
10 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 185 (53.94%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (47.23%) CCNP
3 70 (20.41%) CCNA
4 54 (15.74%) CCSP
5 38 (11.08%) CCSA
6 26 (7.58%) CCSE
7 21 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (4.96%) CCIE
9 13 (3.79%) CCDP
9 13 (3.79%) CISSP
10 12 (3.50%) Security Cleared
11 9 (2.62%) Degree
12 6 (1.75%) CCDA
13 5 (1.46%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.17%) CEH
15 3 (0.87%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.87%) MCSE
15 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.87%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.50%) SLA
2 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.25%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.21%) XenApp
4 6 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.75%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.46%) Xen
5 5 (1.46%) XenServer
5 5 (1.46%) KVM
6 4 (1.17%) MetaFrame
6 4 (1.17%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.87%) NFS
8 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) Ganglia
1 5 (1.46%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.17%) Nagios
2 4 (1.17%) ARCserve
2 4 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 270 (78.72%) Cisco
2 171 (49.85%) CheckPoint
3 46 (13.41%) Juniper
4 38 (11.08%) VMware
5 27 (7.87%) Citrix
6 26 (7.58%) F5
7 24 (7.00%) Blue Coat
8 15 (4.37%) Microsoft
9 14 (4.08%) Infoblox
9 14 (4.08%) Imperva
10 12 (3.50%) McAfee
11 11 (3.21%) Fortinet
12 9 (2.62%) SolarWinds
13 8 (2.33%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.33%) Symantec
14 7 (2.04%) HP
14 7 (2.04%) IronPort
14 7 (2.04%) ScanSafe
15 6 (1.75%) ArcSight
15 6 (1.75%) Websense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago