Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 60 88
Rank change year-on-year -30 +28 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.93% 3.00% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.67% 15.35% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 10
Watford median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -21.74% +1.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £64,000 £83,875
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +38.89% -18.18% -

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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 245 202 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.21% 19.55% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 182 160 161
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,900 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Watford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Watford

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Watford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 5 (55.56%) GIAC
1 5 (55.56%) GCIH
1 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (55.56%) CEH
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
1 5 (55.56%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 3 (33.33%) PMO
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) HP

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Bid Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Proactive Monitoring
1 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CEH
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) GCIH
1 5 (55.56%) GIAC
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 3 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (11.11%) HP