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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Rank 145 111 80
Rank change year-on-year -34 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 61 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% 1.86% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 14.29% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 60 104
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 287 427 665
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.17% 13.04% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 252 371 528
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 38 (50.67%) Firewall
2 37 (49.33%) Cisco
3 35 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (30.67%) Information Security
5 22 (29.33%) CCNA
6 20 (26.67%) VMware
7 14 (18.67%) CCNP
7 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (17.33%) Windows
8 13 (17.33%) Linux
9 12 (16.00%) CCIE
9 12 (16.00%) Project Management
9 12 (16.00%) Management Information System
9 12 (16.00%) Degree
10 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (14.67%) CheckPoint
11 10 (13.33%) Java
11 10 (13.33%) Unix
11 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
12 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (12.00%) NAS
12 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (12.00%) Security Management
12 9 (12.00%) Games
13 8 (10.67%) CESG
13 8 (10.67%) .NET
13 8 (10.67%) PHP

Network Security
Top Related 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 2 (2.67%) CloudStack
1 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (50.67%) Firewall
2 9 (12.00%) NAS
3 7 (9.33%) VLAN
3 7 (9.33%) VoIP
4 4 (5.33%) HTTP
4 4 (5.33%) Wireless
4 4 (5.33%) Wireless Security
5 3 (4.00%) LAN
5 3 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) WAN
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.67%) SAN
7 1 (1.33%) DNS
7 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) JMeter
2 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.33%) Selenium
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (12.00%) Games
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
3 4 (5.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Network Engineer
2 20 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (22.67%) Security Engineer
4 15 (20.00%) Analyst
4 15 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (18.67%) Security Analyst
6 13 (17.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (17.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Penetration Tester
7 8 (10.67%) Tester
8 7 (9.33%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Security Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Ethical Hacker
10 4 (5.33%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) JSON
4 2 (2.67%) Node.js
4 2 (2.67%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.67%) CESG
4 7 (9.33%) Replication
5 6 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.67%) AIX
4 2 (2.67%) HPUX
4 2 (2.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Information Security
2 12 (16.00%) Project Management
3 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (12.00%) Security Management
5 8 (10.67%) Security Operations
5 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.33%) Network Design
6 7 (9.33%) SIEM
6 7 (9.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.00%) Data Security
7 6 (8.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (8.00%) ISMS
7 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.00%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) Java
2 8 (10.67%) C
2 8 (10.67%) C++
2 8 (10.67%) PHP
3 6 (8.00%) C#
3 6 (8.00%) Perl
3 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.00%) Python
3 6 (8.00%) Ruby
4 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (29.33%) CCNA
3 14 (18.67%) CCNP
4 12 (16.00%) CCIE
4 12 (16.00%) Degree
5 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (10.67%) CREST Certified
7 4 (5.33%) CEH
7 4 (5.33%) CHECK Team Leader
7 4 (5.33%) CISA
7 4 (5.33%) CISSP
7 4 (5.33%) OSCP
8 2 (2.67%) RHCE
9 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CCSP
9 1 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.33%) vSphere
5 2 (2.67%) KVM
5 2 (2.67%) Xen
5 2 (2.67%) XenServer
6 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) WSUS
2 2 (2.67%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.67%) Nagios
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Cisco
2 20 (26.67%) VMware
3 11 (14.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.33%) HP
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.33%) Mitel
4 7 (9.33%) Synology
4 7 (9.33%) Veeam
5 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.67%) Splunk
7 4 (5.33%) Juniper
8 3 (4.00%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.67%) New Relic
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle
9 2 (2.67%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.33%) Citrix
10 1 (1.33%) F5
10 1 (1.33%) Perforce
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