The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 118 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.54% 3.10% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 13
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
315 548 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.87% 22.07% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 274 431 430
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 8 £46,250 +25.00% 2
Peterborough - 3 £50,000 - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) CISM
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 3 (18.75%) Multicast
6 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (12.50%) C

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) OSPF
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Multicast
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) BGP
3 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VRRP
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) RIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Information Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) SIEM
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (6.25%) Database Security
3 1 (6.25%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Tcl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
4 1 (6.25%) Qualys
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.25%) WorldPay
4 1 (6.25%) FireEye
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Websense
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago