The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 75 101 95
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.14% 0.41% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 2.12% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 24
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £47,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Network Security
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 283 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.19% 19.50% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 204 230 288
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Cambridge

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 34 (94.44%) Firewall
2 27 (75.00%) Degree
3 22 (61.11%) Linux
4 16 (44.44%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) Unix
6 9 (25.00%) Cisco
7 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (19.44%) HP
8 7 (19.44%) DNS
9 6 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 6 (16.67%) Line Management
10 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
10 5 (13.89%) SIEM
10 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
10 5 (13.89%) Email Filtering
10 5 (13.89%) Web Filtering
10 5 (13.89%) OSPF
10 5 (13.89%) BGP
11 4 (11.11%) SLA
11 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL
11 4 (11.11%) Migration
11 4 (11.11%) Information Security
11 4 (11.11%) AirWatch

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (94.44%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) BGP
3 5 (13.89%) OSPF
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) SSH
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
General
1 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Graduate
2 8 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.56%) Physics
5 2 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (16.67%) Line Management
2 6 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Email Filtering
3 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
3 5 (13.89%) SIEM
3 5 (13.89%) Web Filtering
4 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) CCNA
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) CCSA
3 2 (5.56%) CCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 7 (19.44%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Brocade
5 1 (2.78%) BT
5 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat