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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 98 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 41 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.65% 0.56% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.09% 2.48% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 34
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
507 484 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.43% 22.45% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 383 352 486
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 +25 27 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Peterborough -2 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 20 (36.36%) Cisco
2 20 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 19 (34.55%) LAN
3 19 (34.55%) WAN
4 18 (32.73%) Linux
5 17 (30.91%) Firewall
6 15 (27.27%) Windows
6 15 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (21.82%) Python
9 11 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (18.18%) CCNP
10 10 (18.18%) CCNA
11 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.36%) CISSP
11 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
11 9 (16.36%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (16.36%) Wireshark
12 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
13 7 (12.73%) SQL
13 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
13 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
13 7 (12.73%) Information Security
13 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (12.73%) Puppet
13 7 (12.73%) Big Data
13 7 (12.73%) Ansible
14 6 (10.91%) Web Services

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) LAN
1 19 (34.55%) WAN
2 17 (30.91%) Firewall
3 9 (16.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (16.36%) Wireshark
4 6 (10.91%) DHCP
4 6 (10.91%) DNS
5 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 5 (9.09%) HTTP
6 4 (7.27%) SSL
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.64%) FTP
9 1 (1.82%) SMTP
9 1 (1.82%) VPN
9 1 (1.82%) SNMP
9 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.82%) NAS
9 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Big Data
3 5 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (9.09%) Text Mining
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.27%) QlikView
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (7.27%) Back Office
1 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Administrator
2 13 (23.64%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (23.64%) Network Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Security Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Network Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Security Administrator
4 5 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Security Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Cryptography Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) RESTful
3 2 (3.64%) HTML5
3 2 (3.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 15 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.09%) Physics
5 4 (7.27%) Cryptography
5 4 (7.27%) PKI
5 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.45%) Informatics
6 3 (5.45%) Life Science
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.45%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
3 7 (12.73%) Information Security
3 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.91%) ITIL
5 5 (9.09%) Service Management
5 5 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Business Development
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps
5 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.27%) Product Management
6 4 (7.27%) Analytics
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.64%) Change Control
8 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Python
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) C
3 4 (7.27%) C#
3 4 (7.27%) C++
3 4 (7.27%) Java
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) CCNP
3 10 (18.18%) CCNA
4 9 (16.36%) CISSP
5 6 (10.91%) Postgraduate
6 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.82%) MCSA
7 1 (1.82%) CCDP
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CCSA
7 1 (1.82%) CCSE
7 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
1 7 (12.73%) Ansible
2 4 (7.27%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Cisco
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.27%) Epicor
4 4 (7.27%) Mitel
4 4 (7.27%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Isilon
6 1 (1.82%) Dell KACE
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
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