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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 50 54
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.58% 2.21% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.96% 9.63% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 10
Median salary £45,750 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.66% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £65,000 £60,500
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 Watford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 113 135 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 19.79% 22.96% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 110 79
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,050 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,400 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Watford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) Presales
5 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 6 (40.00%) VLAN
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) IPsec
5 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (40.00%) CCNP
5 6 (40.00%) DMZ
5 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) vSphere
7 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
7 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (26.67%) VMware

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
1 11 (73.33%) LAN
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (40.00%) DMZ
3 6 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (40.00%) IPsec
3 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (40.00%) VLAN
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (20.00%) WLAN
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) AWS Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Presales
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (20.00%) Data Security
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCIE
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago