The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Specialist
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Network Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2044 2392 2276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.76% 95.15% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1914 1964
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Cambridgeshire region.

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) DMVPN
2 6 (85.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (85.71%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 4 (57.14%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
5 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
7 1 (14.29%) Nagios
7 1 (14.29%) DWDM

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) DMVPN
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) DWDM
4 1 (14.29%) SDH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SIEM
1 6 (85.71%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 1 (14.29%) Network Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) OPNET
1 1 (14.29%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper