The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 119 108
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 34 43 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.34% 1.47% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.66% 9.75% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 75
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 352 441 572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.91% 15.04% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 276 362 479
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Leeds

Network Security
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security in Leeds.

Salary trend for Network Security in Leeds

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
2 26 (55.32%) Cisco
3 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (44.68%) Python
5 18 (38.30%) VMware
5 18 (38.30%) Linux
6 17 (36.17%) CheckPoint
7 15 (31.91%) CCNP
7 15 (31.91%) CCNA
8 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
9 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
11 9 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (17.02%) High Availability
12 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.02%) Information Security
12 8 (17.02%) Windows
13 7 (14.89%) .NET
13 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.89%) Release Management
13 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (12.77%) Build Automation
14 6 (12.77%) Resource Management
14 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
14 6 (12.77%) TDD
14 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (6.38%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.51%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) VPN
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless Security
4 2 (4.26%) BGP
4 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) MPLS
4 2 (4.26%) NGN
4 2 (4.26%) OSPF
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) RSVP
5 1 (2.13%) SNMP
5 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) JMeter
2 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.26%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
1 20 (42.55%) Security Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Network Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Firewall Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Network Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Build Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Build Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) Web Services
3 4 (8.51%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) JSON
3 4 (8.51%) Node.js
3 4 (8.51%) XML
4 3 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) High Availability
2 8 (17.02%) Information Security
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (14.89%) Release Management
4 6 (12.77%) Build Automation
4 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.77%) Resource Management
4 6 (12.77%) TDD
4 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.51%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) Network Design
6 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Security Patching
7 3 (6.38%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Python
2 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.51%) C#
3 4 (8.51%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.91%) CCNA
2 15 (31.91%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) CEH
4 1 (2.13%) CISA
4 1 (2.13%) CISM
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
1 4 (8.51%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (8.51%) Nagios
1 4 (8.51%) Nessus
1 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
1 4 (8.51%) Salt
2 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) VMware
3 17 (36.17%) CheckPoint
4 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.64%) Splunk
6 4 (8.51%) New Relic
6 4 (8.51%) Qualys
7 3 (6.38%) Juniper
7 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.38%) Perforce
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
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