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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 72 148 126
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -22
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 252 74 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.41% 1.39% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.94% 8.18% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 193 57 71
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1488 905 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.11% 16.96% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 687 906
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 £24,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +84 197 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North Yorkshire +9 43 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South Yorkshire -18 7 £30,000 -20.00%
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 308 (81.70%) Cisco
2 213 (56.50%) Firewall
3 209 (55.44%) Cisco Certification
4 193 (51.19%) CheckPoint
5 183 (48.54%) CCNP
6 139 (36.87%) VoIP
7 128 (33.95%) WAN
8 123 (32.63%) TCP/IP
9 116 (30.77%) LAN
10 104 (27.59%) MPLS
11 98 (25.99%) Cisco ASA
12 78 (20.69%) Incident Management
13 73 (19.36%) CCNA
14 71 (18.83%) E-Commerce
15 66 (17.51%) CCSP
16 65 (17.24%) IP Telephony
17 62 (16.45%) Capacity Planning
18 58 (15.38%) Windows
19 55 (14.59%) Linux
20 52 (13.79%) BGP
21 51 (13.53%) FWSM
22 49 (13.00%) VMware
23 45 (11.94%) Juniper
24 44 (11.67%) DNS
25 43 (11.41%) CCSA
26 41 (10.88%) Network Design
26 41 (10.88%) OSPF
27 39 (10.34%) ITIL
28 38 (10.08%) VPN
29 37 (9.81%) Citrix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (3.71%) Apache
2 7 (1.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.59%) IIS
4 5 (1.33%) nginx
4 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.27%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (0.80%) Office 365
3 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 213 (56.50%) Firewall
2 139 (36.87%) VoIP
3 128 (33.95%) WAN
4 123 (32.63%) TCP/IP
5 116 (30.77%) LAN
6 104 (27.59%) MPLS
7 98 (25.99%) Cisco ASA
8 65 (17.24%) IP Telephony
9 52 (13.79%) BGP
10 51 (13.53%) FWSM
11 44 (11.67%) DNS
12 41 (10.88%) OSPF
13 38 (10.08%) VPN
14 33 (8.75%) DHCP
15 22 (5.84%) Wireless
16 21 (5.57%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (4.77%) DMZ
18 17 (4.51%) Internet
18 17 (4.51%) NetScreen
18 17 (4.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.84%) MySQL
2 9 (2.39%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.06%) CouchDB
4 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.59%) Maven
1 6 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (1.33%) JIRA
2 5 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (7.16%) Finance
2 21 (5.57%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.86%) Law
4 2 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.27%) Local Government
5 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 147 (38.99%) Analyst
2 136 (36.07%) Network Engineer
3 121 (32.10%) Network Analyst
4 97 (25.73%) Security Analyst
5 91 (24.14%) Network Security Analyst
6 30 (7.96%) Support Analyst
7 26 (6.90%) Architect
8 22 (5.84%) Security Engineer
9 21 (5.57%) Network Architect
10 19 (5.04%) Network Support
11 16 (4.24%) Network Support Analyst
12 14 (3.71%) Consultant
12 14 (3.71%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (3.71%) Security Specialist
12 14 (3.71%) Network Specialist
12 14 (3.71%) Network Security Specialist
13 12 (3.18%) Support Engineer
14 11 (2.92%) Senior Network Engineer
15 10 (2.65%) Network Consultant
16 9 (2.39%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.33%) Web Services
2 4 (1.06%) Symfony
2 4 (1.06%) .NET
2 4 (1.06%) J2EE
3 3 (0.80%) SOAP
3 3 (0.80%) REST
4 2 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.53%) LAMP
4 2 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.27%) jQuery
5 1 (0.27%) HTML
5 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.92%) PKI
3 10 (2.65%) Thin Client
3 10 (2.65%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.12%) SecurID
4 8 (2.12%) CMDB
5 5 (1.33%) Smartphone
5 5 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.33%) Telematics
6 3 (0.80%) Open Source
6 3 (0.80%) IVR
7 2 (0.53%) NHS
7 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.27%) Clustering
8 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.38%) Windows
2 55 (14.59%) Linux
3 19 (5.04%) UNIX
4 11 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.33%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.06%) CentOS
8 3 (0.80%) Solaris
8 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (20.69%) Incident Management
2 71 (18.83%) E-Commerce
3 62 (16.45%) Capacity Planning
4 41 (10.88%) Network Design
5 39 (10.34%) ITIL
6 34 (9.02%) Load Balancing
7 28 (7.43%) Mentoring
8 20 (5.31%) Project Management
9 18 (4.77%) Change Management
10 16 (4.24%) DevOps
11 14 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (3.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (3.71%) Information Security
12 13 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (3.18%) Network Architecture
14 11 (2.92%) Network Monitoring
15 10 (2.65%) Line Management
15 10 (2.65%) Business Continuity
16 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Architecture
16 9 (2.39%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.51%) PHP
2 15 (3.98%) Java
3 14 (3.71%) Bash Shell
4 13 (3.45%) SQL
5 11 (2.92%) C
6 10 (2.65%) Perl
7 9 (2.39%) C++
7 9 (2.39%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.33%) Ruby
10 4 (1.06%) Python
11 3 (0.80%) R
12 1 (0.27%) Lisp
12 1 (0.27%) C#
12 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 209 (55.44%) Cisco Certification
2 183 (48.54%) CCNP
3 73 (19.36%) CCNA
4 66 (17.51%) CCSP
5 43 (11.41%) CCSA
6 28 (7.43%) CCSE
7 26 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (6.37%) CCIE
9 15 (3.98%) CCDP
10 13 (3.45%) Security Cleared
11 10 (2.65%) CISSP
12 9 (2.39%) CCDA
13 7 (1.86%) Degree
14 6 (1.59%) CCVP
15 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
16 3 (0.80%) CEH
16 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.53%) CCIP
17 2 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.98%) SLA
2 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.31%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.24%) XenApp
4 8 (2.12%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.59%) ProxySG
5 6 (1.59%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.33%) KVM
6 5 (1.33%) XenServer
6 5 (1.33%) Xen
7 3 (0.80%) NFS
8 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.86%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.33%) Nagios
2 5 (1.33%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.27%) Nessus
6 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 308 (81.70%) Cisco
2 193 (51.19%) CheckPoint
3 49 (13.00%) VMware
4 45 (11.94%) Juniper
5 37 (9.81%) Citrix
6 26 (6.90%) F5
7 25 (6.63%) Blue Coat
8 16 (4.24%) Microsoft
8 16 (4.24%) Infoblox
8 16 (4.24%) Imperva
9 13 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 11 (2.92%) McAfee
11 10 (2.65%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.39%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.86%) ScanSafe
13 7 (1.86%) IronPort
13 7 (1.86%) Symantec
14 6 (1.59%) HP
14 6 (1.59%) Riverbed
15 5 (1.33%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
First Locate UK LTD
Salary: From £31,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 per annum + car (or allowance)+bonus+pension
Posted: 20 days ago