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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 103 132 115
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 26 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 0.48% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 2.27% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 26
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £66,100 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
429 528 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.10% 21.26% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 376 429 398
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +22 18 £45,000 +28.57%
Peterborough 0 1 - - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 40 (56.34%) Firewall
2 34 (47.89%) WAN
3 32 (45.07%) CCNP
3 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (42.25%) CISSP
5 29 (40.85%) Cisco
6 21 (29.58%) VMware
7 20 (28.17%) Windows
7 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (26.76%) BGP
9 18 (25.35%) EIGRP
9 18 (25.35%) MPLS
9 18 (25.35%) SIEM
10 17 (23.94%) DMVPN
10 17 (23.94%) Citrix
10 17 (23.94%) Linux
11 16 (22.54%) LAN
11 16 (22.54%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (22.54%) Security Architecture
12 15 (21.13%) CCNA
13 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.90%) Thin Client
15 12 (16.90%) Fortinet
15 12 (16.90%) Degree
15 12 (16.90%) Wireshark
15 12 (16.90%) Fat Client
16 11 (15.49%) SQL
17 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
17 10 (14.08%) HTTP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (56.34%) Firewall
2 34 (47.89%) WAN
3 19 (26.76%) BGP
4 18 (25.35%) EIGRP
4 18 (25.35%) MPLS
5 17 (23.94%) DMVPN
6 16 (22.54%) LAN
6 16 (22.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (16.90%) Wireshark
8 10 (14.08%) HTTP
9 9 (12.68%) DNS
10 8 (11.27%) DHCP
10 8 (11.27%) HTTPS
10 8 (11.27%) SSL
11 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
11 5 (7.04%) VPN
12 3 (4.23%) IP Telephony
12 3 (4.23%) OSPF
13 2 (2.82%) WebEx
13 2 (2.82%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (7.04%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (7.04%) Big Data
3 4 (5.63%) QlikView
4 3 (4.23%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Selenium
1 3 (4.23%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 6 (8.45%) Back Office
2 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Administrator
2 21 (29.58%) Security Engineer
3 20 (28.17%) Network Engineer
3 20 (28.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (15.49%) Security Specialist
6 10 (14.08%) Network Specialist
6 10 (14.08%) Network Security Specialist
7 8 (11.27%) Network Administrator
8 7 (9.86%) Security Administrator
9 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Security Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Tester
10 3 (4.23%) Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Security Consultant
11 2 (2.82%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) IT Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) Windows Administrator
11 2 (2.82%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) HTML
1 3 (4.23%) CSS
2 2 (2.82%) RESTful
2 2 (2.82%) HTML5
2 2 (2.82%) CSS3
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Thin Client
1 12 (16.90%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.45%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) Informatics
4 2 (2.82%) Life Science
4 2 (2.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) UNIX
4 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) SIEM
2 16 (22.54%) Security Architecture
3 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (14.08%) Network Design
5 9 (12.68%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (8.45%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (8.45%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 6 (8.45%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.04%) Coaching
8 4 (5.63%) Cyber Security
9 3 (4.23%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.23%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.23%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Validation
9 3 (4.23%) DevOps
9 3 (4.23%) Analytics
10 2 (2.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) SQL
2 8 (11.27%) Python
3 4 (5.63%) Perl
4 3 (4.23%) PHP
4 3 (4.23%) C
4 3 (4.23%) C++
4 3 (4.23%) Java
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) CCNP
1 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (42.25%) CISSP
3 15 (21.13%) CCNA
4 12 (16.90%) Degree
5 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) Postgraduate
6 3 (4.23%) CISM
7 1 (1.41%) CCSE
7 1 (1.41%) CCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CCIE
7 1 (1.41%) CCDP
7 1 (1.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.63%) vSphere
4 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Ansible
1 5 (7.04%) Puppet
2 4 (5.63%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Cisco
2 21 (29.58%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) Citrix
4 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.90%) Fortinet
6 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.45%) LogRhythm
8 5 (7.04%) Juniper
9 4 (5.63%) Epicor
9 4 (5.63%) Mitel
10 3 (4.23%) HP
10 3 (4.23%) EMC
11 2 (2.82%) F5
11 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.82%) Dell
12 1 (1.41%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago