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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 152 174 181
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 88 90 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 1.26% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.85% 7.31% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 80
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
994 1232 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.64% 17.22% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 783 992 1286
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Cambridgeshire +26 30 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hertfordshire +5 26 £51,000 -11.30% 5
Bedfordshire 0 26 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Suffolk -7 4 £32,500 - 4
Essex 0 2 - - 1
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 144 (72.73%) Firewall
2 116 (58.59%) Cisco
3 87 (43.94%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (40.40%) WAN
5 76 (38.38%) CCNP
6 73 (36.87%) LAN
7 67 (33.84%) CheckPoint
8 65 (32.83%) Windows
9 63 (31.82%) Linux
10 56 (28.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 52 (26.26%) Cisco ASA
12 51 (25.76%) Data Centre
13 49 (24.75%) TCP/IP
14 46 (23.23%) VPN
15 40 (20.20%) OSPF
16 36 (18.18%) BGP
16 36 (18.18%) Juniper
16 36 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 36 (18.18%) PCI DSS
17 35 (17.68%) ITIL
17 35 (17.68%) CCSE
17 35 (17.68%) Degree
18 34 (17.17%) CCNA
19 33 (16.67%) Unix
20 32 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 32 (16.16%) CCSA
20 32 (16.16%) Network Management
21 30 (15.15%) F5
21 30 (15.15%) Spanning Tree
22 29 (14.65%) IPsec

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 12 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.01%) PaaS
2 1 (0.51%) IaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 144 (72.73%) Firewall
2 80 (40.40%) WAN
3 73 (36.87%) LAN
4 56 (28.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 52 (26.26%) Cisco ASA
6 49 (24.75%) TCP/IP
7 46 (23.23%) VPN
8 40 (20.20%) OSPF
9 36 (18.18%) BGP
10 30 (15.15%) Spanning Tree
11 29 (14.65%) IPsec
12 26 (13.13%) Wireless
13 24 (12.12%) VoIP
14 23 (11.62%) DNS
15 20 (10.10%) WLAN
16 18 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (8.08%) SSH
18 14 (7.07%) Internet
18 14 (7.07%) Wireshark
19 13 (6.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.56%) MySQL
2 10 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.52%) Big Data
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 21 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.56%) Finance
3 7 (3.54%) Marketing
4 6 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.03%) Retail
5 5 (2.53%) Local Government
6 4 (2.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (38.38%) Network Engineer
2 43 (21.72%) Analyst
3 35 (17.68%) Security Engineer
4 33 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 30 (15.15%) Network Analyst
6 28 (14.14%) Consultant
6 28 (14.14%) Network Consultant
6 28 (14.14%) Security Analyst
7 27 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
7 27 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 26 (13.13%) Network Security Consultant
8 26 (13.13%) Security Consultant
9 19 (9.60%) Network Security Analyst
10 15 (7.58%) Architect
11 14 (7.07%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 14 (7.07%) Support Engineer
12 13 (6.57%) Network Architect
13 12 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
14 11 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
14 11 (5.56%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.03%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.52%) HTML
2 3 (1.52%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.01%) Flash
3 2 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.76%) Data Centre
2 29 (14.65%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.04%) PACS
6 7 (3.54%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.53%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.02%) e-Health
9 4 (2.02%) User Experience
10 3 (1.52%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.01%) Cybercrime
11 2 (1.01%) Physics
11 2 (1.01%) Statistics
11 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.51%) Fintech
12 1 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.83%) Windows
2 63 (31.82%) Linux
3 33 (16.67%) Unix
4 15 (7.58%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.68%) ITIL
2 32 (16.16%) Network Management
3 24 (12.12%) Information Security
3 24 (12.12%) Mentoring
3 24 (12.12%) Presales
4 23 (11.62%) SIEM
5 18 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.59%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (8.08%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (7.58%) Load Balancing
8 15 (7.58%) Network Design
9 14 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (7.07%) Data Privacy
10 13 (6.57%) Problem Management
10 13 (6.57%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (6.06%) ITIL V3
11 12 (6.06%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.56%) Change Control
13 10 (5.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.08%) Python
2 13 (6.57%) SQL
3 10 (5.05%) Perl
3 10 (5.05%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.53%) Java
5 3 (1.52%) C#
5 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.01%) C
6 2 (1.01%) C++
6 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.01%) VBScript
7 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (43.94%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (38.38%) CCNP
3 35 (17.68%) CCSE
3 35 (17.68%) Degree
4 34 (17.17%) CCNA
5 32 (16.16%) CCSA
6 25 (12.63%) CCDP
7 23 (11.62%) CISSP
8 16 (8.08%) CCIE
9 12 (6.06%) Security Cleared
10 10 (5.05%) JNCIA
10 10 (5.05%) SC Cleared
11 9 (4.55%) GIAC
12 7 (3.54%) CISM
12 7 (3.54%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.03%) CEH
13 6 (3.03%) CISA
14 5 (2.53%) ISACA
14 5 (2.53%) JNCIE
14 5 (2.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 32 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (2.53%) SLA
4 4 (2.02%) GPG13
System Software
1 15 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.54%) XenApp
4 5 (2.53%) KVM
4 5 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (2.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.01%) vSphere
6 1 (0.51%) Docker
6 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (3.54%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.53%) QRadar
3 5 (2.53%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (2.02%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.02%) Nessus
5 3 (1.52%) Nmap
6 2 (1.01%) Ansible
6 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.01%) Puppet
6 2 (1.01%) SCCM
6 2 (1.01%) Simpana
7 1 (0.51%) Nagios
7 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 116 (58.59%) Cisco
2 67 (33.84%) CheckPoint
3 36 (18.18%) Juniper
3 36 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 30 (15.15%) F5
5 19 (9.60%) Palo Alto
6 15 (7.58%) VMware
7 14 (7.07%) Symantec
8 10 (5.05%) Avaya
8 10 (5.05%) HP
8 10 (5.05%) Sybase
9 9 (4.55%) Sourcefire
10 8 (4.04%) Citrix
11 7 (3.54%) CA
11 7 (3.54%) Intel Security
11 7 (3.54%) NetApp
11 7 (3.54%) Splunk
12 6 (3.03%) Forcepoint
12 6 (3.03%) Nokia
12 6 (3.03%) Oracle
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