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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 153 199 187
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 92 66 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.47% 0.91% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 5.63% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 63
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,550 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
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
1012 1172 1590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.12% 16.11% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 823 972 1276
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +38 49 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Cambridgeshire +19 18 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Suffolk +8 14 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Bedfordshire +11 9 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Essex -3 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £23,500 -
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 148 (64.35%) Firewall
2 136 (59.13%) Cisco
3 102 (44.35%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (37.83%) WAN
5 85 (36.96%) TCP/IP
6 83 (36.09%) LAN
7 76 (33.04%) CCNP
8 75 (32.61%) VPN
9 71 (30.87%) Linux
10 69 (30.00%) ITIL
11 68 (29.57%) Windows
12 66 (28.70%) Juniper
13 56 (24.35%) Cisco ASA
14 52 (22.61%) Wireless
15 50 (21.74%) CCNA
16 47 (20.43%) CheckPoint
17 46 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 45 (19.57%) Unix
19 43 (18.70%) Microsoft
19 43 (18.70%) IPsec
20 41 (17.83%) F5
21 40 (17.39%) Network Design
22 38 (16.52%) PCI DSS
22 38 (16.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 38 (16.52%) Data Centre
23 35 (15.22%) Degree
23 35 (15.22%) Network Management
24 33 (14.35%) BGP
25 31 (13.48%) Network Monitoring
25 31 (13.48%) Security Cleared

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 11 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) IaaS
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (64.35%) Firewall
2 87 (37.83%) WAN
3 85 (36.96%) TCP/IP
4 83 (36.09%) LAN
5 75 (32.61%) VPN
6 56 (24.35%) Cisco ASA
7 52 (22.61%) Wireless
8 46 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 43 (18.70%) IPsec
10 33 (14.35%) BGP
11 30 (13.04%) Broadband
11 30 (13.04%) OSPF
11 30 (13.04%) SSH
12 28 (12.17%) VoIP
13 25 (10.87%) EIGRP
14 24 (10.43%) ISDN
15 23 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
15 23 (10.00%) WLAN
16 21 (9.13%) DNS
16 21 (9.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.26%) MySQL
2 18 (7.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.17%) Big Data
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 24 (10.43%) Finance
2 20 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.04%) Marketing
4 5 (2.17%) Local Government
4 5 (2.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.30%) Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Legal
6 2 (0.87%) Military
6 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (44.78%) Network Engineer
2 48 (20.87%) Support Engineer
3 41 (17.83%) Analyst
4 39 (16.96%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (16.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 29 (12.61%) Network Support
5 29 (12.61%) Network Support Engineer
6 27 (11.74%) Security Analyst
7 25 (10.87%) Juniper Engineer
8 24 (10.43%) Security Engineer
9 23 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
10 22 (9.57%) Network Analyst
11 17 (7.39%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 17 (7.39%) Cisco Support
12 16 (6.96%) Architect
13 14 (6.09%) Network Architect
13 14 (6.09%) Network Security Specialist
13 14 (6.09%) Network Specialist
13 14 (6.09%) Security Specialist
13 14 (6.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.61%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.74%) HTML
3 3 (1.30%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.87%) Flash
4 2 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) EDI
5 1 (0.43%) HTML5
5 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.52%) Data Centre
2 29 (12.61%) Management Information System
3 19 (8.26%) e-Health
4 16 (6.96%) PACS
5 12 (5.22%) Virtual Team
6 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.35%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (3.48%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.04%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.74%) Cybercrime
11 4 (1.74%) User Experience
12 3 (1.30%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.30%) Physics
12 3 (1.30%) PKI
12 3 (1.30%) Statistics
13 2 (0.87%) Fintech
13 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 71 (30.87%) Linux
2 68 (29.57%) Windows
3 45 (19.57%) Unix
4 18 (7.83%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.00%) ITIL
2 40 (17.39%) Network Design
3 35 (15.22%) Network Management
4 31 (13.48%) Network Monitoring
5 29 (12.61%) Information Security
6 23 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 22 (9.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 22 (9.57%) Workflow
8 21 (9.13%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (9.13%) Service Delivery
8 21 (9.13%) SIEM
9 20 (8.70%) ITIL V3
10 18 (7.83%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (7.83%) Problem Management
10 18 (7.83%) Risk Management
11 16 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.96%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (6.52%) Presales
13 14 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (6.09%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.04%) Python
2 25 (10.87%) SQL
3 22 (9.57%) Shell Script
4 18 (7.83%) Perl
5 8 (3.48%) C
5 8 (3.48%) Java
6 4 (1.74%) C++
6 4 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.30%) C#
8 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.87%) VBScript
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (44.35%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (33.04%) CCNP
3 50 (21.74%) CCNA
4 35 (15.22%) Degree
5 31 (13.48%) Security Cleared
6 28 (12.17%) CISSP
7 26 (11.30%) SC Cleared
8 21 (9.13%) DV Cleared
9 20 (8.70%) JNCIP
10 19 (8.26%) JNCIE
11 18 (7.83%) CCDP
11 18 (7.83%) JNCIA
11 18 (7.83%) JNCIS
12 12 (5.22%) CISM
13 11 (4.78%) CCSE
14 9 (3.91%) SANS
15 8 (3.48%) CCSA
15 8 (3.48%) CISA
15 8 (3.48%) GIAC
16 7 (3.04%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 38 (16.52%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (1.74%) GPG13
3 4 (1.74%) ISO27002
4 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.04%) KVM
3 7 (3.04%) XenApp
4 5 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (3.91%) QRadar
2 8 (3.48%) Nessus
3 7 (3.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.17%) RSA Security Analytics
5 4 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.30%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.30%) Nmap
7 2 (0.87%) SCCM
7 2 (0.87%) Simpana
8 1 (0.43%) Ansible
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.43%) Nagios
8 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.43%) Puppet
8 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 136 (59.13%) Cisco
2 66 (28.70%) Juniper
3 47 (20.43%) CheckPoint
4 43 (18.70%) Microsoft
5 41 (17.83%) F5
6 18 (7.83%) Sybase
7 17 (7.39%) VMware
8 16 (6.96%) Palo Alto
9 14 (6.09%) Symantec
10 13 (5.65%) Avaya
11 12 (5.22%) HP
11 12 (5.22%) Splunk
12 10 (4.35%) SolarWinds
13 9 (3.91%) IBM
13 9 (3.91%) Sourcefire
14 8 (3.48%) Oracle
14 8 (3.48%) Red Hat
15 7 (3.04%) Citrix
15 7 (3.04%) Intel Security
15 7 (3.04%) NetApp
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