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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 84 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 45 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.96% 0.53% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 2.30% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 26
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -0.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,100 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
459 478 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.00% 23.13% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 358 371 429
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,538
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £66,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +23 30 £38,750 - 3
Peterborough +4 2 - -
St Neots - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (43.94%) WAN
2 28 (42.42%) Cisco
3 24 (36.36%) Firewall
4 23 (34.85%) LAN
5 22 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (31.82%) CCNP
7 20 (30.30%) Degree
8 19 (28.79%) CISSP
9 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
10 16 (24.24%) Linux
11 15 (22.73%) CCNA
12 14 (21.21%) Windows
12 14 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (19.70%) Wireshark
14 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
14 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 10 (15.15%) Python
15 10 (15.15%) Business Continuity
16 9 (13.64%) VMware
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
16 9 (13.64%) SQL
17 8 (12.12%) BGP
17 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
17 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (10.61%) Information Security
18 7 (10.61%) Penetration Testing
18 7 (10.61%) EIGRP
18 7 (10.61%) HTTPS
18 7 (10.61%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (43.94%) WAN
2 24 (36.36%) Firewall
3 23 (34.85%) LAN
4 14 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (19.70%) Wireshark
6 8 (12.12%) BGP
7 7 (10.61%) EIGRP
7 7 (10.61%) HTTPS
7 7 (10.61%) HTTP
8 6 (9.09%) DHCP
8 6 (9.09%) SSL
8 6 (9.09%) DNS
8 6 (9.09%) MPLS
8 6 (9.09%) DMVPN
9 3 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.03%) VPN
10 2 (3.03%) SNMP
10 2 (3.03%) FTP
10 2 (3.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (7.58%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.06%) QlikView
4 3 (4.55%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (7.58%) Back Office
2 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Administrator
2 20 (30.30%) Network Security Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) Security Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.12%) Network Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Security Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Security Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Cryptography Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Network Design Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Services Delivery Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Network Security Specialist
10 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (4.55%) HTML
2 3 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (3.03%) CSS3
3 2 (3.03%) RESTful
3 2 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.58%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.58%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.06%) PKI
5 4 (6.06%) Cryptography
5 4 (6.06%) Physics
5 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.03%) Life Science
6 2 (3.03%) Informatics
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (15.15%) Business Continuity
3 7 (10.61%) Information Security
3 7 (10.61%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 6 (9.09%) SIEM
5 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.58%) Service Management
5 5 (7.58%) Business Development
5 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.06%) Network Design
6 4 (6.06%) Product Management
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps
7 3 (4.55%) Analytics
7 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.03%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.03%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) Python
2 9 (13.64%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) C
3 4 (6.06%) C#
3 4 (6.06%) C++
4 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (31.82%) CCNP
3 20 (30.30%) Degree
4 19 (28.79%) CISSP
5 15 (22.73%) CCNA
6 4 (6.06%) Postgraduate
6 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) CCSA
7 1 (1.52%) CISM
7 1 (1.52%) CCSE
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) CCDP
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Ansible
1 5 (7.58%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Cisco
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.64%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) Citrix
5 5 (7.58%) LogRhythm
5 5 (7.58%) Fortinet
5 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.06%) Epicor
6 4 (6.06%) Mitel
7 1 (1.52%) Dell KACE
7 1 (1.52%) Isilon
7 1 (1.52%) F5
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) Juniper
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Dell
7 1 (1.52%) EMC
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
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