Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 6 months to 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 92 92
Rank change year-on-year +39 0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 7 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.22% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 6.42% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Median annual salary £34,500 £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.59% -16.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,250 £42,000 £35,450
90th Percentile £37,550 £51,750 £69,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 109 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.96% 11.30% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 61 96 128
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,336 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.83% +0.84% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,875 £21,929
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,150
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.10% +10.92%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Security in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Network Security in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rotherham +1 3 £34,500 -21.59%
Sheffield - 3 £37,500 - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Fortinet
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Sophos
2 5 (83.33%) WatchGuard
2 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) L2TP
3 3 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Ekahau
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco CME
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) L2TP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) LAN Security Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco CME
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Fortinet
1 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
1 5 (83.33%) Sophos
1 5 (83.33%) WatchGuard
2 3 (50.00%) Ekahau
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware