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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / East of England
Rank 187 144 144
Rank change year-on-year
-43 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 71 130 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.76% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 8.54% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 92 107
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £35,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
976 1523 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.95% 20.64% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1230 1232
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire +4 20 £55,000 -5.98% 1
Hertfordshire -17 20 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 18 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Essex +14 7 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Suffolk +19 5 £29,500 - 1
Norfolk -10 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 126 (81.82%) Firewall
2 94 (61.04%) Cisco
3 72 (46.75%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (43.51%) WAN
4 67 (43.51%) CheckPoint
5 62 (40.26%) LAN
5 62 (40.26%) CCNP
6 53 (34.42%) Data Centre
7 51 (33.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 49 (31.82%) OSPF
8 49 (31.82%) BGP
9 45 (29.22%) CCSE
10 44 (28.57%) CCSA
11 39 (25.32%) Spanning Tree
12 38 (24.68%) Windows
13 34 (22.08%) Linux
14 29 (18.83%) CCDP
14 29 (18.83%) Microsoft
15 27 (17.53%) Network Management
16 26 (16.88%) VPN
17 25 (16.23%) Juniper
17 25 (16.23%) Degree
17 25 (16.23%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (15.58%) TCP/IP
19 23 (14.94%) Load Balancing
19 23 (14.94%) Presales
20 21 (13.64%) Unix
20 21 (13.64%) MS Visio
21 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (12.99%) F5

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 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.60%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.30%) Apache
2 2 (1.30%) IIS
2 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.25%) Office 365
3 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (81.82%) Firewall
2 67 (43.51%) WAN
3 62 (40.26%) LAN
4 51 (33.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 49 (31.82%) BGP
5 49 (31.82%) OSPF
6 39 (25.32%) Spanning Tree
7 26 (16.88%) VPN
8 25 (16.23%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (15.58%) TCP/IP
10 16 (10.39%) VoIP
11 15 (9.74%) DNS
12 14 (9.09%) MPLS
13 13 (8.44%) tcpdump
13 13 (8.44%) Wireshark
14 12 (7.79%) Internet
14 12 (7.79%) IPsec
15 10 (6.49%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (5.19%) BIG-IP
16 8 (5.19%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) GCC
General
1 14 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.19%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (33.77%) Network Engineer
2 38 (24.68%) Consultant
3 36 (23.38%) Security Consultant
3 36 (23.38%) Security Engineer
4 35 (22.73%) Network Consultant
5 33 (21.43%) Network Security Consultant
5 33 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
6 31 (20.13%) Analyst
7 25 (16.23%) Network Analyst
8 22 (14.29%) Security Analyst
9 19 (12.34%) Cisco Engineer
9 19 (12.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 17 (11.04%) Architect
10 17 (11.04%) Network Security Analyst
11 14 (9.09%) Graduate
11 14 (9.09%) Information Analyst
11 14 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
12 11 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 11 (7.14%) Network Architect
13 8 (5.19%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.95%) HTML
2 3 (1.95%) LLVM
2 3 (1.95%) Middleware
2 3 (1.95%) Web Services
3 2 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 53 (34.42%) Data Centre
2 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.19%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.30%) e-Health
8 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.65%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.65%) PACS
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Windows
2 34 (22.08%) Linux
3 21 (13.64%) Unix
4 5 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.53%) Network Management
2 23 (14.94%) Load Balancing
2 23 (14.94%) Presales
3 19 (12.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (11.69%) Information Security
4 18 (11.69%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (9.09%) ITIL
5 14 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 13 (8.44%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (7.79%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (7.14%) Project Management
8 11 (7.14%) SIEM
9 10 (6.49%) Line Management
9 10 (6.49%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.84%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.19%) Web Filtering
12 7 (4.55%) Email Filtering
12 7 (4.55%) Security Architecture
13 5 (3.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.95%) C#
1 3 (1.95%) Java
1 3 (1.95%) JavaScript
1 3 (1.95%) SQL
2 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.30%) VBScript
3 1 (0.65%) Perl
3 1 (0.65%) Python
3 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (46.75%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (40.26%) CCNP
3 45 (29.22%) CCSE
4 44 (28.57%) CCSA
5 29 (18.83%) CCDP
6 25 (16.23%) Degree
7 13 (8.44%) CCNA
8 11 (7.14%) CCIE
8 11 (7.14%) CISSP
9 10 (6.49%) CEH
10 8 (5.19%) CISM
10 8 (5.19%) GSEC
10 8 (5.19%) JNCIA
10 8 (5.19%) JNCIP
11 6 (3.90%) GIAC
12 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.30%) CISA
13 2 (1.30%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.30%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.44%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.55%) vSphere
3 4 (2.60%) Docker
4 3 (1.95%) QEMU
4 3 (1.95%) Xen
5 2 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.30%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) KVM
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.95%) Nessus
3 2 (1.30%) SCCM
3 2 (1.30%) Simpana
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (61.04%) Cisco
2 67 (43.51%) CheckPoint
3 29 (18.83%) Microsoft
4 25 (16.23%) Juniper
5 20 (12.99%) F5
6 14 (9.09%) VMware
7 12 (7.79%) HP
8 11 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 10 (6.49%) Blue Coat
10 8 (5.19%) CA
10 8 (5.19%) Symantec
11 5 (3.25%) Citrix
12 4 (2.60%) Avaya
12 4 (2.60%) Nokia
12 4 (2.60%) Riverbed
13 3 (1.95%) EMC
13 3 (1.95%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.95%) NetApp
13 3 (1.95%) SAP
14 2 (1.30%) Oracle
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onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vadis People
Salary: circ £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum 45-60K + excellent benefits + career progres
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: From £57,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago