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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 93 133 120
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 39 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.88% 0.50% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.86% 2.16% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 23
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 £30,000 £32,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
440 556 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.15% 23.39% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 368 463 448
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 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 27 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 +31 28 £36,250 -6.45% 1
Peterborough +1 2 - -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 (50.00%) Firewall
2 40 (48.78%) WAN
3 38 (46.34%) Cisco
4 37 (45.12%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (43.90%) CCNP
6 35 (42.68%) CISSP
7 23 (28.05%) VMware
7 23 (28.05%) LAN
8 21 (25.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (24.39%) CCNA
10 19 (23.17%) BGP
10 19 (23.17%) Windows
10 19 (23.17%) Linux
10 19 (23.17%) Degree
11 18 (21.95%) EIGRP
11 18 (21.95%) SIEM
12 17 (20.73%) DMVPN
12 17 (20.73%) Wireshark
12 17 (20.73%) MPLS
12 17 (20.73%) Citrix
13 16 (19.51%) Security Architecture
14 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
14 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
16 12 (14.63%) Thin Client
16 12 (14.63%) Fat Client
16 12 (14.63%) Fortinet
17 11 (13.41%) SQL
18 10 (12.20%) SQL Server

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.66%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
1 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.22%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.00%) Firewall
2 40 (48.78%) WAN
3 23 (28.05%) LAN
4 21 (25.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (23.17%) BGP
6 18 (21.95%) EIGRP
7 17 (20.73%) Wireshark
7 17 (20.73%) DMVPN
7 17 (20.73%) MPLS
8 9 (10.98%) DNS
8 9 (10.98%) HTTP
8 9 (10.98%) DHCP
9 8 (9.76%) HTTPS
10 7 (8.54%) SSL
11 6 (7.32%) VPN
12 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
13 3 (3.66%) IP Telephony
13 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (2.44%) OSPF
14 2 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.10%) Big Data
3 4 (4.88%) QlikView
4 3 (3.66%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Ant
1 1 (1.22%) Selenium
1 1 (1.22%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (7.32%) Back Office
2 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Security Engineer
2 27 (32.93%) Network Engineer
2 27 (32.93%) Network Security Engineer
3 24 (29.27%) Administrator
4 13 (15.85%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (15.85%) Security Specialist
5 10 (12.20%) Network Specialist
5 10 (12.20%) Network Security Specialist
6 8 (9.76%) Network Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) Security Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Security Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) Security Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.44%) IT Administrator
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Administrator
11 2 (2.44%) Cryptography Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Web Services
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 3 (3.66%) CSS
3 2 (2.44%) RESTful
3 2 (2.44%) HTML5
3 2 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.63%) Thin Client
2 12 (14.63%) Fat Client
3 9 (10.98%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) Physics
6 2 (2.44%) Life Science
6 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) Informatics
6 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
1 19 (23.17%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (8.54%) UNIX
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.22%) CentOS
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) SIEM
2 16 (19.51%) Security Architecture
3 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.20%) Network Design
5 9 (10.98%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (7.32%) Business Continuity
6 6 (7.32%) Information Security
6 6 (7.32%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.10%) Coaching
8 4 (4.88%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.66%) Analytics
9 3 (3.66%) ITIL
9 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.66%) DevOps
10 2 (2.44%) Product Management
10 2 (2.44%) Line Management
10 2 (2.44%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) Python
3 3 (3.66%) C
3 3 (3.66%) C++
3 3 (3.66%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.44%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) PHP
4 2 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (45.12%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (43.90%) CCNP
3 35 (42.68%) CISSP
4 20 (24.39%) CCNA
5 19 (23.17%) Degree
6 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) Postgraduate
7 3 (3.66%) CISM
8 1 (1.22%) CCSA
8 1 (1.22%) CCSE
8 1 (1.22%) MCITP
8 1 (1.22%) MCSE
8 1 (1.22%) MCSA
8 1 (1.22%) CCDP
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) COBIT
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.88%) vSphere
4 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
1 5 (6.10%) Ansible
2 4 (4.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (46.34%) Cisco
2 23 (28.05%) VMware
3 17 (20.73%) Citrix
4 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (14.63%) Fortinet
6 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.32%) LogRhythm
8 4 (4.88%) Mitel
8 4 (4.88%) HP
8 4 (4.88%) Juniper
8 4 (4.88%) Epicor
8 4 (4.88%) EMC
9 3 (3.66%) Dell
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle
11 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.22%) Isilon
11 1 (1.22%) F5
11 1 (1.22%) Dell KACE
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