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

Network Security
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 161 136
Rank change year-on-year -36 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 41 103 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.63% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 10.38% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 96 133
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 746 992 1142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.80% 15.69% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 640 805 872
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Yorkshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Network Security in Yorkshire

Network Security
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
West Yorkshire -26 26 £55,000 +10.00% 6
North Yorkshire +7 11 £57,500 +43.75% 1
South Yorkshire -8 3 £50,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £35,500 - 1
Network Security
England

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

1 52 (53.06%) Firewall
2 47 (47.96%) Cisco
3 40 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (25.51%) VMware
4 25 (25.51%) Information Security
5 23 (23.47%) CCNA
6 22 (22.45%) Linux
7 19 (19.39%) Windows
7 19 (19.39%) CCNP
8 17 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (16.33%) WAN
10 15 (15.31%) LAN
10 15 (15.31%) CheckPoint
10 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (14.29%) PCI DSS
12 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (12.24%) Network Design
12 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
12 12 (12.24%) Wireless
12 12 (12.24%) SIEM
13 11 (11.22%) Security Operations
13 11 (11.22%) Management Information System
13 11 (11.22%) VPN
13 11 (11.22%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
14 10 (10.20%) CISSP
14 10 (10.20%) Python
14 10 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (9.18%) Perl

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.04%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.06%) Force.com
3 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.06%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (53.06%) Firewall
2 16 (16.33%) WAN
3 15 (15.31%) LAN
4 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
4 12 (12.24%) Wireless
5 11 (11.22%) VPN
6 9 (9.18%) DNS
7 8 (8.16%) VoIP
8 7 (7.14%) BGP
8 7 (7.14%) OSPF
8 7 (7.14%) VLAN
9 6 (6.12%) DHCP
9 6 (6.12%) Wireless Security
10 5 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (5.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (5.10%) NAS
11 4 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (4.08%) DMVPN
11 4 (4.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) JMeter
2 2 (2.04%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.04%) Selenium
2 2 (2.04%) Subversion
2 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.16%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Games
3 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 4 (4.08%) Publishing
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Legal
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Security Analyst
4 15 (15.31%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (10.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Security Specialist
9 8 (8.16%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Consultant
11 6 (6.12%) Security Consultant
12 5 (5.10%) AWS DevOps
12 5 (5.10%) IT Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Network Security Specialist
12 5 (5.10%) Network Specialist
12 5 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
13 4 (4.08%) Penetration Tester
13 4 (4.08%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) Middleware
2 4 (4.08%) Web Services
3 3 (3.06%) CSS
3 3 (3.06%) HTML
3 3 (3.06%) JSON
3 3 (3.06%) Node.js
3 3 (3.06%) XML
4 2 (2.04%) REST
5 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.10%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.10%) Replication
4 5 (5.10%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.08%) CESG
5 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.06%) BYOD
6 3 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.04%) e-Health
7 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.02%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Linux
2 19 (19.39%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Unix
4 3 (3.06%) AIX
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.04%) Debian
5 2 (2.04%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.02%) CentOS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Information Security
2 12 (12.24%) Network Design
2 12 (12.24%) SIEM
3 11 (11.22%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (11.22%) Security Operations
4 10 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (9.18%) Security Management
6 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.16%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (8.16%) ITIL
6 8 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.12%) Build Automation
8 6 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (6.12%) DevOps
8 6 (6.12%) ISMS
8 6 (6.12%) Release Management
8 6 (6.12%) Security Architecture
8 6 (6.12%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) Python
2 9 (9.18%) Perl
2 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.16%) Java
3 8 (8.16%) Ruby
4 5 (5.10%) PHP
5 4 (4.08%) C
5 4 (4.08%) C#
5 4 (4.08%) C++
6 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (23.47%) CCNA
3 19 (19.39%) CCNP
4 10 (10.20%) CISSP
5 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.16%) Degree
6 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
7 7 (7.14%) CISA
8 6 (6.12%) CCIE
8 6 (6.12%) CEH
8 6 (6.12%) CISM
9 4 (4.08%) CCSE
9 4 (4.08%) CREST Certified
9 4 (4.08%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.08%) JNCIP
9 4 (4.08%) OSCP
10 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.06%) JNCIE
10 3 (3.06%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.06%) SSAE 16
3 2 (2.04%) COBIT
4 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.06%) Docker
3 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Ansible
1 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.10%) Puppet
1 5 (5.10%) WSUS
2 3 (3.06%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (3.06%) Nagios
2 3 (3.06%) Salt
3 2 (2.04%) Nessus
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 47 (47.96%) Cisco
2 25 (25.51%) VMware
3 15 (15.31%) CheckPoint
4 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.16%) Juniper
5 8 (8.16%) Splunk
6 7 (7.14%) F5
6 7 (7.14%) HP
6 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.10%) Citrix
7 5 (5.10%) Mitel
7 5 (5.10%) Synology
7 5 (5.10%) Veeam
8 4 (4.08%) Blue Coat
8 4 (4.08%) Imperva
8 4 (4.08%) Infoblox
9 3 (3.06%) Google
9 3 (3.06%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.06%) New Relic
10 2 (2.04%) Palo Alto
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car, bonus, etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston, Yorkshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £57500.00 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: Car allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago