The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 167 143 102
Rank change year-on-year -24 -41  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 70 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 1.58% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 11.08% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 117
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 423 632 848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 11.89% 14.23% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 369 527 684
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -29 13 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Wakefield - 6 £32,500 -
Bradford - 1 £25,000 - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 42 (50.60%) Firewall
2 40 (48.19%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (46.99%) Cisco
4 23 (27.71%) Information Security
4 23 (27.71%) CCNA
5 21 (25.30%) VMware
6 18 (21.69%) CCNP
7 15 (18.07%) Linux
7 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (16.87%) Windows
9 12 (14.46%) Degree
9 12 (14.46%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
9 12 (14.46%) Project Management
9 12 (14.46%) CCIE
10 11 (13.25%) CheckPoint
10 11 (13.25%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (12.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (12.05%) Java
11 10 (12.05%) Unix
12 9 (10.84%) Games
12 9 (10.84%) Security Management
12 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
12 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
12 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
12 9 (10.84%) NAS
12 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 8 (9.64%) CREST Certified
13 8 (9.64%) Security Operations

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.41%) CloudStack
1 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.20%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (50.60%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) NAS
3 7 (8.43%) VLAN
3 7 (8.43%) VoIP
4 4 (4.82%) HTTP
4 4 (4.82%) LAN
4 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) WAN
4 4 (4.82%) Wireless
4 4 (4.82%) Wireless Security
5 3 (3.61%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.41%) Internet
6 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.41%) SAN
7 1 (1.20%) DNS
7 1 (1.20%) PPP
7 1 (1.20%) SDH
7 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (2.41%) MySQL
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JMeter
2 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
2 1 (1.20%) Subversion
2 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (10.84%) Games
2 5 (6.02%) Advertising
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Analyst
3 17 (20.48%) Security Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Security Analyst
5 15 (18.07%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Penetration Tester
7 8 (9.64%) Tester
8 7 (8.43%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Security Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Build Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.61%) Web Services
4 2 (2.41%) CSS
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
4 2 (2.41%) JSON
4 2 (2.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.41%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.64%) CESG
4 7 (8.43%) Replication
5 6 (7.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.20%) Cybercrime
9 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Linux
2 14 (16.87%) Windows
3 10 (12.05%) Unix
4 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.41%) AIX
5 2 (2.41%) HPUX
5 2 (2.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.20%) Debian
6 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Information Security
2 12 (14.46%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (14.46%) Project Management
3 11 (13.25%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (10.84%) Security Management
5 8 (9.64%) Security Operations
5 8 (9.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.43%) Network Design
6 7 (8.43%) SIEM
6 7 (8.43%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.23%) Data Security
7 6 (7.23%) Information Security Management
7 6 (7.23%) ISMS
7 6 (7.23%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.23%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) Java
2 8 (9.64%) C
2 8 (9.64%) C++
2 8 (9.64%) PHP
3 6 (7.23%) C#
3 6 (7.23%) Perl
3 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.23%) Python
3 6 (7.23%) Ruby
4 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (48.19%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.71%) CCNA
3 18 (21.69%) CCNP
4 12 (14.46%) CCIE
4 12 (14.46%) Degree
5 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
6 8 (9.64%) CREST Certified
7 4 (4.82%) CEH
7 4 (4.82%) CHECK Team Leader
7 4 (4.82%) CISA
7 4 (4.82%) CISSP
7 4 (4.82%) OSCP
8 2 (2.41%) RHCE
9 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.20%) CCSP
9 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Docker
5 2 (2.41%) KVM
5 2 (2.41%) Xen
5 2 (2.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) WSUS
2 3 (3.61%) Ansible
2 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.61%) Puppet
3 2 (2.41%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.41%) Nagios
3 2 (2.41%) Salt
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (46.99%) Cisco
2 21 (25.30%) VMware
3 11 (13.25%) CheckPoint
4 7 (8.43%) HP
4 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.43%) Mitel
4 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.43%) Synology
4 7 (8.43%) Veeam
5 5 (6.02%) Splunk
6 4 (4.82%) Juniper
7 3 (3.61%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.41%) New Relic
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (1.20%) F5
9 1 (1.20%) Perforce
9 1 (1.20%) Sophos
9 1 (1.20%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + gym / pension / insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago