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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / East of England
Rank 167 160 142
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 80 108 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.36% 1.59% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 8.58% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 52 75 103
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +24.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £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
947 1259 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.12% 18.53% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1012 1148
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +3 32 £55,000 -5.98%
Hertfordshire -8 21 £65,000 +15.55% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 19 £25,000 -47.36%
Essex +11 4 - - 2
Suffolk +7 4 £29,500 - 3
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 137 (80.59%) Firewall
2 108 (63.53%) Cisco
3 86 (50.59%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (48.24%) WAN
5 77 (45.29%) CCNP
6 76 (44.71%) LAN
7 69 (40.59%) CheckPoint
8 59 (34.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 52 (30.59%) Data Centre
10 51 (30.00%) Windows
11 50 (29.41%) OSPF
12 48 (28.24%) BGP
13 44 (25.88%) CCSE
14 43 (25.29%) CCSA
14 43 (25.29%) Linux
15 42 (24.71%) Cisco ASA
16 41 (24.12%) Spanning Tree
17 39 (22.94%) Network Management
18 38 (22.35%) TCP/IP
19 36 (21.18%) VPN
20 34 (20.00%) Microsoft
21 30 (17.65%) CCDP
22 28 (16.47%) Unix
22 28 (16.47%) PCI DSS
23 27 (15.88%) Juniper
24 26 (15.29%) CCNA
25 25 (14.71%) Degree
26 24 (14.12%) DNS
26 24 (14.12%) VoIP
26 24 (14.12%) Presales

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 8 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 12 (7.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (80.59%) Firewall
2 82 (48.24%) WAN
3 76 (44.71%) LAN
4 59 (34.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 50 (29.41%) OSPF
6 48 (28.24%) BGP
7 42 (24.71%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (24.12%) Spanning Tree
9 38 (22.35%) TCP/IP
10 36 (21.18%) VPN
11 24 (14.12%) DNS
11 24 (14.12%) VoIP
12 20 (11.76%) IPsec
13 18 (10.59%) Wireless
14 16 (9.41%) Internet
14 16 (9.41%) WLAN
15 15 (8.82%) Wireshark
16 14 (8.24%) MPLS
17 12 (7.06%) Intrusion Detection
17 12 (7.06%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.94%) MySQL
1 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) GCC
General
1 22 (12.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.53%) Retail
4 5 (2.94%) Marketing
5 4 (2.35%) Finance
6 3 (1.76%) Banking
6 3 (1.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 38 (22.35%) Consultant
3 37 (21.76%) Analyst
4 36 (21.18%) Network Consultant
4 36 (21.18%) Security Consultant
4 36 (21.18%) Security Engineer
5 34 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 34 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 28 (16.47%) Network Analyst
7 26 (15.29%) Cisco Engineer
7 26 (15.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 25 (14.71%) Security Analyst
9 20 (11.76%) Network Security Analyst
10 13 (7.65%) Architect
10 13 (7.65%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 11 (6.47%) Network Architect
11 11 (6.47%) Network Security Architect
11 11 (6.47%) Security Architect
12 10 (5.88%) Information Analyst
12 10 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.35%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.76%) HTML
2 3 (1.76%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.18%) Flash
3 2 (1.18%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.59%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.41%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.71%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.76%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.76%) PACS
6 3 (1.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) e-Health
8 1 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.59%) iSeries
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.00%) Windows
2 43 (25.29%) Linux
3 28 (16.47%) Unix
4 9 (5.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.94%) Network Management
2 24 (14.12%) Presales
3 22 (12.94%) Load Balancing
4 21 (12.35%) Information Security
4 21 (12.35%) ITIL
5 19 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (10.59%) SIEM
7 17 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 17 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (6.47%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (6.47%) Project Management
10 10 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (5.88%) Data Privacy
10 10 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (5.88%) Security Architecture
11 9 (5.29%) Network Design
11 9 (5.29%) Service Delivery
12 8 (4.71%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.71%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.71%) Python
2 6 (3.53%) SQL
3 5 (2.94%) Perl
3 5 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.76%) C#
4 3 (1.76%) Java
4 3 (1.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.18%) VBScript
6 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (50.59%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (45.29%) CCNP
3 44 (25.88%) CCSE
4 43 (25.29%) CCSA
5 30 (17.65%) CCDP
6 26 (15.29%) CCNA
7 25 (14.71%) Degree
8 16 (9.41%) CISSP
9 12 (7.06%) CCIE
10 8 (4.71%) GIAC
10 8 (4.71%) JNCIA
10 8 (4.71%) JNCIP
11 7 (4.12%) CEH
11 7 (4.12%) CISM
12 6 (3.53%) GSEC
12 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.76%) CISA
13 3 (1.76%) ISACA
13 3 (1.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.47%) PCI DSS
2 23 (13.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.94%) SLA
4 3 (1.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.18%) GPG13
System Software
1 12 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.94%) KVM
3 5 (2.94%) XenApp
4 3 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.18%) Docker
5 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.59%) QEMU
6 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (2.35%) Nessus
1 4 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.76%) Nmap
2 3 (1.76%) QRadar
2 3 (1.76%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (1.18%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.18%) SCCM
3 2 (1.18%) Simpana
4 1 (0.59%) Ansible
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 108 (63.53%) Cisco
2 69 (40.59%) CheckPoint
3 34 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.88%) Juniper
5 21 (12.35%) F5
6 14 (8.24%) Palo Alto
6 14 (8.24%) VMware
7 10 (5.88%) HP
7 10 (5.88%) Symantec
8 8 (4.71%) CA
9 7 (4.12%) Avaya
9 7 (4.12%) Blue Coat
10 6 (3.53%) Citrix
11 5 (2.94%) Intel Security
11 5 (2.94%) Sourcefire
11 5 (2.94%) Sybase
12 4 (2.35%) Forcepoint
12 4 (2.35%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.35%) NetApp
12 4 (2.35%) Nokia
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Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
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Salary: £75000 - £85.000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Salary: £85,000 plus benefits
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