The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 122 186 208
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +22
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 137 92 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.08% 1.22% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.19% 5.89% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 103 71 75
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £37,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Network Security
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1124 1563 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.08% 20.69% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1161 1339
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Security
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the East of England region.

Network Security Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Security
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Security
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Hertfordshire +40 58 £44,500 -19.09% 12
Bedfordshire -4 28 £53,500 -2.72% 3
Cambridgeshire +8 25 £42,500 -4.49% 7
Essex +28 23 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Suffolk +9 4 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 188 (71.76%) Firewall
2 160 (61.07%) Cisco
3 137 (52.29%) Cisco Certification
4 119 (45.42%) WAN
5 115 (43.89%) LAN
6 98 (37.40%) TCP/IP
7 97 (37.02%) CCNP
8 90 (34.35%) VPN
9 80 (30.53%) ITIL
10 74 (28.24%) Juniper
11 72 (27.48%) CheckPoint
12 68 (25.95%) Microsoft
13 66 (25.19%) Network Design
14 63 (24.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 58 (22.14%) Wireless
16 57 (21.76%) BGP
17 56 (21.37%) F5
18 53 (20.23%) OSPF
19 52 (19.85%) Disaster Recovery
20 50 (19.08%) Wireshark
20 50 (19.08%) Data Centre
21 49 (18.70%) CCNA
22 48 (18.32%) Spanning Tree
22 48 (18.32%) Security Cleared
22 48 (18.32%) Network Management
23 46 (17.56%) Linux
24 43 (16.41%) CCDP
25 42 (16.03%) Unix
25 42 (16.03%) Windows
25 42 (16.03%) ISDN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (10.69%) MS Visio
2 21 (8.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.15%) Office 365
3 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 188 (71.76%) Firewall
2 119 (45.42%) WAN
3 115 (43.89%) LAN
4 98 (37.40%) TCP/IP
5 90 (34.35%) VPN
6 63 (24.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 58 (22.14%) Wireless
8 57 (21.76%) BGP
9 53 (20.23%) OSPF
10 50 (19.08%) Wireshark
11 48 (18.32%) Spanning Tree
12 42 (16.03%) ISDN
13 40 (15.27%) Broadband
14 35 (13.36%) Cisco ASA
15 33 (12.60%) tcpdump
16 24 (9.16%) IPsec
17 22 (8.40%) DNS
17 22 (8.40%) IP Telephony
18 19 (7.25%) EIGRP
19 18 (6.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.05%) MySQL
2 8 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.38%) Big Data
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Metasploit
1 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (8.02%) Finance
2 13 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.29%) Retail
4 5 (1.91%) Publishing
5 3 (1.15%) Banking
5 3 (1.15%) Legal
5 3 (1.15%) Military
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (37.40%) Network Engineer
2 51 (19.47%) Support Engineer
3 45 (17.18%) Network Support
4 42 (16.03%) Network Support Engineer
5 41 (15.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 41 (15.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 36 (13.74%) Security Engineer
7 34 (12.98%) Consultant
8 33 (12.60%) Network Consultant
9 32 (12.21%) Juniper Engineer
10 29 (11.07%) Network Security Engineer
11 26 (9.92%) Security Consultant
12 25 (9.54%) Network Security Consultant
13 23 (8.78%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
13 23 (8.78%) Cisco Support
13 23 (8.78%) Juniper Support
14 21 (8.02%) Administrator
15 20 (7.63%) Analyst
15 20 (7.63%) Cisco Support Engineer
16 19 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.44%) Middleware
2 5 (1.91%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.53%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.76%) .NET
4 2 (0.76%) EDI
5 1 (0.38%) Django
5 1 (0.38%) HTML
5 1 (0.38%) HTML5
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.08%) Data Centre
2 34 (12.98%) e-Health
3 15 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.73%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.58%) Driving Licence
4 12 (4.58%) Physics
5 11 (4.20%) EqualLogic
6 9 (3.44%) PKI
7 8 (3.05%) PACS
8 6 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.53%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.53%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.53%) Spread Betting
10 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.76%) Statistics
12 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.38%) iSeries
12 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.56%) Linux
2 42 (16.03%) Unix
2 42 (16.03%) Windows
3 20 (7.63%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.53%) ITIL
2 66 (25.19%) Network Design
3 52 (19.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 48 (18.32%) Network Management
5 38 (14.50%) Information Security
5 38 (14.50%) Network Monitoring
6 37 (14.12%) Presales
7 36 (13.74%) Load Balancing
8 28 (10.69%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (8.40%) Workflow
10 20 (7.63%) Risk Management
11 18 (6.87%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.87%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (6.49%) Coaching
12 17 (6.49%) Security Architecture
12 17 (6.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 16 (6.11%) Service Delivery
14 15 (5.73%) Change Management
14 15 (5.73%) Network Architecture
15 14 (5.34%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.16%) Python
2 18 (6.87%) Shell Script
3 16 (6.11%) SQL
4 11 (4.20%) C
5 8 (3.05%) Perl
6 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.15%) Java
8 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.38%) C++
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
8 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 137 (52.29%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (37.02%) CCNP
3 49 (18.70%) CCNA
4 48 (18.32%) Security Cleared
5 43 (16.41%) CCDP
6 40 (15.27%) SC Cleared
7 39 (14.89%) DV Cleared
8 35 (13.36%) JNCIE
8 35 (13.36%) JNCIP
9 32 (12.21%) JNCIA
9 32 (12.21%) JNCIS
10 28 (10.69%) Degree
11 27 (10.31%) CCSE
12 26 (9.92%) CISSP
13 22 (8.40%) CCSA
14 17 (6.49%) CISM
15 12 (4.58%) MCSE
15 12 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (4.20%) CEH
16 11 (4.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.96%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.20%) ISO27002
4 6 (2.29%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.53%) SLA
6 2 (0.76%) COBIT
6 2 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.38%) HIPAA
System Software
1 25 (9.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.96%) vSphere
4 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (5.73%) Nessus
2 11 (4.20%) QRadar
2 11 (4.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (1.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.53%) Nmap
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.76%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 160 (61.07%) Cisco
2 74 (28.24%) Juniper
3 72 (27.48%) CheckPoint
4 68 (25.95%) Microsoft
5 56 (21.37%) F5
6 25 (9.54%) Avaya
6 25 (9.54%) Palo Alto
7 22 (8.40%) HP
7 22 (8.40%) SolarWinds
8 19 (7.25%) VMware
9 12 (4.58%) Dell
10 11 (4.20%) 3PAR
10 11 (4.20%) ArcSight
10 11 (4.20%) Infoblox
10 11 (4.20%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.20%) Splunk
10 11 (4.20%) Symantec
11 10 (3.82%) Zeacom
12 8 (3.05%) IBM
12 8 (3.05%) Sybase
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