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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 96 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.18% 1.48% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 7.28% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 16
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
248 302 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.89% 20.35% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 207 226 281
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +7.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £56,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) Degree
4 19 (51.35%) Windows
5 14 (37.84%) Unix
5 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
5 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (27.03%) Cisco
7 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
8 6 (16.22%) HP
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
8 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (16.22%) Line Management
9 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (13.51%) SIEM
9 5 (13.51%) Security Architecture
9 5 (13.51%) Email Filtering
9 5 (13.51%) Web Filtering
9 5 (13.51%) SLA
10 4 (10.81%) DNS
10 4 (10.81%) BGP
10 4 (10.81%) OSPF
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.81%) OpenStack

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 (10.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) BGP
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) OSPF
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) SSH
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) GCC
General
1 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Graduate
2 9 (24.32%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Network Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Network Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Network Security Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Security Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LLVM
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Unix
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.22%) Line Management
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) Email Filtering
3 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (13.51%) Security Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) SIEM
3 5 (13.51%) Web Filtering
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
2 2 (5.41%) CCSA
2 2 (5.41%) CCSE
2 2 (5.41%) CEH
2 2 (5.41%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) QEMU
2 3 (8.11%) Xen
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) KVM
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Nessus
2 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.70%) BT
6 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Competitive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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