The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 130 135 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.054% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.048% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
Security 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
1806 2096 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.63% 96.77% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1753 1892
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 1 - -
Security Specialist
East of England

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Xen
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Information Governance
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (33.33%) HIPAA
6 1 (16.67%) Life Science
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
6 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (16.67%) Big Data

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) Information Governance
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint