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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 143 197 183
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 109 72 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 0.98% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.57% 5.94% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 86 54 68
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
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
1031 1213 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.41% 16.53% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 872 964 1329
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +44 60 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Cambridgeshire +19 20 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Suffolk +11 15 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Bedfordshire +11 13 £52,500 - 3
Essex +5 1 £76,808 +65.17% 3
Norfolk - 1 £23,500 -
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 155 (63.01%) Firewall
2 142 (57.72%) Cisco
3 110 (44.72%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (36.99%) WAN
5 89 (36.18%) LAN
6 88 (35.77%) TCP/IP
7 82 (33.33%) VPN
7 82 (33.33%) CCNP
8 79 (32.11%) ITIL
9 77 (31.30%) Linux
10 70 (28.46%) Juniper
11 69 (28.05%) Windows
12 58 (23.58%) Wireless
13 56 (22.76%) Microsoft
14 55 (22.36%) CCNA
14 55 (22.36%) Cisco ASA
15 52 (21.14%) Unix
16 49 (19.92%) CheckPoint
17 46 (18.70%) F5
18 45 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
18 45 (18.29%) Network Design
18 45 (18.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 43 (17.48%) IPsec
20 39 (15.85%) Degree
20 39 (15.85%) Data Centre
21 38 (15.45%) PCI DSS
22 37 (15.04%) Network Management
23 36 (14.63%) Information Security
24 35 (14.23%) BGP
25 34 (13.82%) Python

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 14 (5.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (63.01%) Firewall
2 91 (36.99%) WAN
3 89 (36.18%) LAN
4 88 (35.77%) TCP/IP
5 82 (33.33%) VPN
6 58 (23.58%) Wireless
7 55 (22.36%) Cisco ASA
8 45 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 43 (17.48%) IPsec
10 35 (14.23%) BGP
11 33 (13.41%) Broadband
12 32 (13.01%) OSPF
13 30 (12.20%) SSH
14 28 (11.38%) ISDN
15 24 (9.76%) EIGRP
15 24 (9.76%) VoIP
15 24 (9.76%) Wireshark
16 23 (9.35%) DNS
16 23 (9.35%) IP Telephony
16 23 (9.35%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.72%) MySQL
2 18 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.03%) Big Data
General
1 28 (11.38%) Finance
2 18 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.03%) Local Government
3 5 (2.03%) Marketing
4 3 (1.22%) Banking
4 3 (1.22%) Legal
5 2 (0.81%) Military
5 2 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (43.50%) Network Engineer
2 49 (19.92%) Support Engineer
3 41 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 41 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 36 (14.63%) Analyst
5 33 (13.41%) Network Support
6 31 (12.60%) Network Support Engineer
7 29 (11.79%) Juniper Engineer
8 27 (10.98%) Security Engineer
9 26 (10.57%) Network Security Engineer
10 25 (10.16%) Security Analyst
11 19 (7.72%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 19 (7.72%) Cisco Support
11 19 (7.72%) Consultant
11 19 (7.72%) Network Consultant
12 17 (6.91%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (6.50%) Juniper Support
13 16 (6.50%) Network Security Consultant
13 16 (6.50%) Security Consultant
14 15 (6.10%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.44%) Middleware
2 4 (1.63%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.22%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) EDI
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.85%) Data Centre
2 32 (13.01%) Management Information System
3 21 (8.54%) e-Health
4 16 (6.50%) PACS
5 15 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.88%) Virtual Team
7 11 (4.47%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (3.66%) Driving Licence
9 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.44%) Cybercrime
10 6 (2.44%) Physics
11 5 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (2.03%) EqualLogic
11 5 (2.03%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.63%) Statistics
12 4 (1.63%) User Experience
13 3 (1.22%) Cryptography
13 3 (1.22%) Spread Betting
13 3 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (31.30%) Linux
2 69 (28.05%) Windows
3 52 (21.14%) Unix
4 22 (8.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.11%) ITIL
2 45 (18.29%) Network Design
3 37 (15.04%) Network Management
4 36 (14.63%) Information Security
5 31 (12.60%) Workflow
6 29 (11.79%) Network Monitoring
7 26 (10.57%) Risk Management
8 25 (10.16%) Mentoring
9 24 (9.76%) SIEM
9 24 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
10 21 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (8.13%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (8.13%) Risk Assessment
12 19 (7.72%) ITIL V3
12 19 (7.72%) Service Delivery
13 18 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (7.32%) Presales
13 18 (7.32%) Problem Management
14 16 (6.50%) Change Management
14 16 (6.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.82%) Python
2 27 (10.98%) SQL
3 26 (10.57%) Shell Script
4 18 (7.32%) Perl
5 12 (4.88%) C
6 5 (2.03%) Java
7 4 (1.63%) C++
8 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (44.72%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (33.33%) CCNP
3 55 (22.36%) CCNA
4 39 (15.85%) Degree
5 34 (13.82%) CISSP
5 34 (13.82%) Security Cleared
6 28 (11.38%) SC Cleared
7 23 (9.35%) DV Cleared
8 21 (8.54%) JNCIE
8 21 (8.54%) JNCIP
9 20 (8.13%) CCDP
9 20 (8.13%) JNCIA
9 20 (8.13%) JNCIS
10 18 (7.32%) CISM
11 13 (5.28%) SANS
12 11 (4.47%) CEH
13 10 (4.07%) CCSE
13 10 (4.07%) CISA
14 9 (3.66%) MCSE
14 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (18.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (15.45%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.66%) ISO27002
4 5 (2.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (2.03%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.63%) GPG13
6 3 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.85%) KVM
4 5 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (2.03%) vSphere
4 5 (2.03%) XenApp
4 5 (2.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (5.28%) QRadar
2 12 (4.88%) Nessus
3 8 (3.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (3.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (2.03%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (1.22%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.22%) Nmap
5 3 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.41%) Ansible
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.41%) Puppet
7 1 (0.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 142 (57.72%) Cisco
2 70 (28.46%) Juniper
3 56 (22.76%) Microsoft
4 49 (19.92%) CheckPoint
5 46 (18.70%) F5
6 21 (8.54%) Palo Alto
6 21 (8.54%) VMware
7 18 (7.32%) Sybase
8 17 (6.91%) HP
8 17 (6.91%) Splunk
9 16 (6.50%) Avaya
9 16 (6.50%) SolarWinds
9 16 (6.50%) Symantec
10 13 (5.28%) IBM
11 12 (4.88%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.07%) Sourcefire
13 8 (3.25%) ArcSight
13 8 (3.25%) Oracle
14 7 (2.85%) Aruba
14 7 (2.85%) Zeacom
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 29000-32000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago