Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 73 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.43% 1.68% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.31% 9.44% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 19
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -20.83% +14.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,125 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £65,000 £66,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +31.58% -15.56% +12.50%

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 206 180 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.61% 17.80% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 166 128 174
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -6.74%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £32,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,875 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% -5.56%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 7 (53.85%) Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (46.15%) SIEM
2 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) GCIH
2 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (46.15%) CEH
2 6 (46.15%) GIAC
2 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 5 (38.46%) Sourcefire
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
3 5 (38.46%) PMO
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) FireEye
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Security Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Network Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Bid Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (46.15%) SIEM
2 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CEH
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
1 6 (46.15%) GCIH
1 6 (46.15%) GIAC
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
2 5 (38.46%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.69%) FireEye
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec