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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 83 127 118
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 51 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.28% 0.50% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.54% 2.11% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
484 522 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.62% 23.79% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 369 430 424
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +28 33 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Peterborough +3 3 - -
St Neots - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 41 (50.62%) WAN
2 39 (48.15%) Firewall
3 37 (45.68%) Cisco
3 37 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (44.44%) CCNP
5 35 (43.21%) CISSP
6 24 (29.63%) LAN
7 21 (25.93%) VMware
7 21 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (24.69%) Degree
8 20 (24.69%) CCNA
9 19 (23.46%) BGP
9 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (22.22%) SIEM
10 18 (22.22%) EIGRP
10 18 (22.22%) Windows
10 18 (22.22%) Linux
11 17 (20.99%) MPLS
11 17 (20.99%) Citrix
11 17 (20.99%) DMVPN
11 17 (20.99%) Wireshark
12 16 (19.75%) Security Architecture
13 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
14 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
14 14 (17.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (14.81%) Thin Client
15 12 (14.81%) Fortinet
15 12 (14.81%) Fat Client
16 11 (13.58%) SQL
17 10 (12.35%) Network Design

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.23%) Lync
3 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.62%) WAN
2 39 (48.15%) Firewall
3 24 (29.63%) LAN
4 21 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (23.46%) BGP
6 18 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 17 (20.99%) DMVPN
7 17 (20.99%) Wireshark
7 17 (20.99%) MPLS
8 8 (9.88%) HTTP
9 7 (8.64%) DHCP
9 7 (8.64%) DNS
9 7 (8.64%) HTTPS
10 6 (7.41%) SSL
11 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.94%) VPN
12 3 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (2.47%) OSPF
13 2 (2.47%) FTP
13 2 (2.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.17%) Big Data
3 4 (4.94%) QlikView
4 3 (3.70%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Ant
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
1 1 (1.23%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (6.17%) Back Office
2 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 26 (32.10%) Network Engineer
2 26 (32.10%) Network Security Engineer
3 24 (29.63%) Administrator
4 13 (16.05%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (16.05%) Security Specialist
5 10 (12.35%) Network Security Specialist
5 10 (12.35%) Network Specialist
6 8 (9.88%) Network Administrator
7 7 (8.64%) Security Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) Security Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) IT Security Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Consultant
11 2 (2.47%) Network Consultant
11 2 (2.47%) Security Consultant
11 2 (2.47%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.47%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) Web Services
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (2.47%) RESTful
3 2 (2.47%) HTML5
3 2 (2.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.81%) Thin Client
2 12 (14.81%) Fat Client
3 10 (12.35%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.94%) Physics
6 2 (2.47%) Life Science
6 2 (2.47%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) Informatics
6 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Windows
1 18 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) SIEM
2 16 (19.75%) Security Architecture
3 14 (17.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.35%) Network Design
5 8 (9.88%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (7.41%) Information Security
6 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.17%) Coaching
8 4 (4.94%) Cyber Security
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL
9 3 (3.70%) Analytics
9 3 (3.70%) DevOps
9 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.47%) Product Management
10 2 (2.47%) Line Management
10 2 (2.47%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.47%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.47%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (3.70%) C
3 3 (3.70%) C++
3 3 (3.70%) Java
3 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
4 2 (2.47%) PHP
4 2 (2.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (44.44%) CCNP
3 35 (43.21%) CISSP
4 20 (24.69%) Degree
4 20 (24.69%) CCNA
5 4 (4.94%) Postgraduate
5 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.70%) CISM
7 1 (1.23%) CCSA
7 1 (1.23%) CCSE
7 1 (1.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) MCSA
7 1 (1.23%) CCDP
7 1 (1.23%) VCP4
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) NFS
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Puppet
1 5 (6.17%) Ansible
2 4 (4.94%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 37 (45.68%) Cisco
2 21 (25.93%) VMware
3 17 (20.99%) Citrix
4 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
5 12 (14.81%) Fortinet
6 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.17%) LogRhythm
8 4 (4.94%) Mitel
8 4 (4.94%) Epicor
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle
9 2 (2.47%) Juniper
9 2 (2.47%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) Dell
9 2 (2.47%) EMC
10 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.23%) Isilon
10 1 (1.23%) F5
10 1 (1.23%) Dell KACE
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