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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 112 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 27 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.10% 0.72% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.90% 3.30% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 30
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £28,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £48,500 £37,750
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
458 485 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.60% 21.94% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 359 370 480
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +10 20 £41,500 - 2
Peterborough -4 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (45.45%) Degree
2 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 17 (38.64%) LAN
3 17 (38.64%) WAN
4 16 (36.36%) Linux
5 14 (31.82%) Windows
5 14 (31.82%) Cisco
6 13 (29.55%) Firewall
6 13 (29.55%) Mathematics
7 11 (25.00%) Python
8 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
10 7 (15.91%) Information Security
10 7 (15.91%) CCNP
10 7 (15.91%) ITIL
11 6 (13.64%) CCNA
11 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
11 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
11 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
11 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (13.64%) Puppet
11 6 (13.64%) Big Data
11 6 (13.64%) Ansible
12 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
12 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
12 5 (11.36%) Business Development
12 5 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (11.36%) Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) LAN
1 17 (38.64%) WAN
2 13 (29.55%) Firewall
3 5 (11.36%) Wireless
3 5 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (6.82%) HTTP
4 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.55%) SSL
5 2 (4.55%) FTP
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) SNMP
6 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) SMTP
6 1 (2.27%) DHCP
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Big Data
2 4 (9.09%) Text Mining
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Administrator
2 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Network Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Cryptography Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Security Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 13 (29.55%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 4 (9.09%) PKI
4 4 (9.09%) Physics
4 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.82%) Life Science
5 3 (6.82%) Informatics
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
2 7 (15.91%) Information Security
3 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
4 5 (11.36%) Business Development
4 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Product Management
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
7 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Line Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) C
2 4 (9.09%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) C++
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.91%) CCNP
4 6 (13.64%) CCNA
5 5 (11.36%) CISSP
5 5 (11.36%) Postgraduate
6 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSE
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
1 6 (13.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco
2 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Isilon
6 1 (2.27%) Dell KACE
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
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