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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 86 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.08% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.91% 2.18% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 7
Median salary £33,500 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +10.58%
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
265 229 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.01% 16.40% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 219 206 328
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 30 (96.77%) Firewall
2 23 (74.19%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) Degree
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
6 10 (32.26%) Unix
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco
7 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
8 6 (19.35%) Physics
9 5 (16.13%) OSPF
9 5 (16.13%) BGP
10 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) HP
10 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
10 4 (12.90%) LAN
10 4 (12.90%) WAN
10 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
11 3 (9.68%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
11 3 (9.68%) Information Security
11 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (9.68%) AirWatch
11 3 (9.68%) DNS
11 3 (9.68%) CCNA
11 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
12 2 (6.45%) ITIL

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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) BGP
2 5 (16.13%) OSPF
3 4 (12.90%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.23%) DMVPN
5 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.23%) NX-OS
5 1 (3.23%) WebEx
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Network Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Security Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Junior
4 7 (22.58%) Administrator
4 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (19.35%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Junior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
2 6 (19.35%) Physics
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.68%) Information Security
3 3 (9.68%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Brocade
3 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
3 2 (6.45%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.23%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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