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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 87 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 18 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.45% 0.56% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.00% 2.46% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 10
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,250 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,250 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
257 325 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.64% 22.57% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 221 283 324
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,250
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 28 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 39 (97.50%) Firewall
2 21 (52.50%) Linux
3 15 (37.50%) Unix
4 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
5 12 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (30.00%) Machine Learning
5 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (30.00%) Physics
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (22.50%) Network Design
9 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco
9 7 (17.50%) Windows
9 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
10 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
11 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.50%) Migration
12 4 (10.00%) CCNP
12 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
12 4 (10.00%) Palo Alto
13 3 (7.50%) OSPF
13 3 (7.50%) BGP
13 3 (7.50%) LAN
13 3 (7.50%) WAN
13 3 (7.50%) HP
13 3 (7.50%) Wireless
13 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
14 2 (5.00%) ITIL
14 2 (5.00%) CCIE

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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (97.50%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) BGP
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 3 (7.50%) OSPF
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.50%) DMVPN
3 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) NX-OS
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) VPLS
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) WAAS
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Administrator
2 19 (47.50%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (40.00%) Network Engineer
4 13 (32.50%) Junior
5 10 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 10 (25.00%) Network Administrator
5 10 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (25.00%) Security Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Network Security Administrator
6 7 (17.50%) Security Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Junior Network Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Network Security Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (30.00%) Physics
2 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
3 7 (17.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
2 12 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (30.00%) Machine Learning
3 9 (22.50%) Network Design
4 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) High Availability
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) COBIT
1 1 (2.50%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (7.50%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Aruba
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya
5 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.50%) Brocade
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Nortel
5 1 (2.50%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
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