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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 95 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.13% 1.03% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 5.00% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 21
Median salary £25,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +18.75%
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
229 300 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.88% 20.68% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 196 223 264
Median salary £47,500 £47,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 29 (90.63%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) Degree
3 19 (59.38%) Linux
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Unix
5 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco
6 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (18.75%) HP
7 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 6 (18.75%) Line Management
7 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (15.63%) SIEM
8 5 (15.63%) Email Filtering
8 5 (15.63%) Web Filtering
8 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
8 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 4 (12.50%) SLA
9 4 (12.50%) OSPF
9 4 (12.50%) BGP
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.25%) CCSE
11 2 (6.25%) CCSA

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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (90.63%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) BGP
3 4 (12.50%) OSPF
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) SMTP
6 1 (3.13%) SSH
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GCC
General
1 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Graduate
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Network Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Network Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Network Security Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Line Management
1 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) Email Filtering
2 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
2 5 (15.63%) SIEM
2 5 (15.63%) Web Filtering
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
5 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) CCSA
2 2 (6.25%) CCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) QEMU
2 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) BT