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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 124 191 195
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 134 83 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.06% 1.10% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.26% 5.97% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 105 57 61
Median salary £44,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +8.43%
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
1093 1391 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.79% 18.40% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1042 1328
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 +50 68 £44,500 -19.09% 16
Bedfordshire +7 23 £52,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire +25 19 £36,500 -27.00% 9
Essex +10 13 £45,000 -4.25% 4
Suffolk +11 12 £32,500 -13.33% 2
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 July 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.

1 177 (66.04%) Firewall
2 158 (58.96%) Cisco
3 123 (45.90%) Cisco Certification
4 108 (40.30%) WAN
5 104 (38.81%) LAN
6 98 (36.57%) VPN
7 91 (33.96%) TCP/IP
8 90 (33.58%) CCNP
9 86 (32.09%) ITIL
10 82 (30.60%) Juniper
11 71 (26.49%) Linux
12 64 (23.88%) Microsoft
13 62 (23.13%) Windows
14 60 (22.39%) CheckPoint
14 60 (22.39%) F5
15 59 (22.01%) Wireless
16 55 (20.52%) Cisco Nexus
17 54 (20.15%) Cisco ASA
17 54 (20.15%) Network Design
17 54 (20.15%) CCNA
18 49 (18.28%) Data Centre
19 48 (17.91%) Unix
20 45 (16.79%) IPsec
21 43 (16.04%) OSPF
21 43 (16.04%) BGP
21 43 (16.04%) Security Cleared
22 42 (15.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 41 (15.30%) Degree
24 37 (13.81%) Network Management
25 36 (13.43%) SC 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 19 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.61%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.12%) Office 365
2 3 (1.12%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (66.04%) Firewall
2 108 (40.30%) WAN
3 104 (38.81%) LAN
4 98 (36.57%) VPN
5 91 (33.96%) TCP/IP
6 59 (22.01%) Wireless
7 55 (20.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 54 (20.15%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (16.79%) IPsec
10 43 (16.04%) BGP
10 43 (16.04%) OSPF
11 35 (13.06%) ISDN
12 34 (12.69%) Broadband
13 32 (11.94%) Spanning Tree
14 28 (10.45%) IP Telephony
14 28 (10.45%) SSH
15 26 (9.70%) EIGRP
15 26 (9.70%) Wireshark
16 24 (8.96%) SSL
16 24 (8.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.34%) MySQL
2 16 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (4.10%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (11.19%) Finance
2 15 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.49%) Local Government
3 4 (1.49%) Marketing
4 3 (1.12%) Banking
4 3 (1.12%) Legal
4 3 (1.12%) Publishing
4 3 (1.12%) Retail
5 2 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 110 (41.04%) Network Engineer
2 51 (19.03%) Support Engineer
3 43 (16.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 43 (16.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 37 (13.81%) Network Support
5 36 (13.43%) Security Engineer
6 35 (13.06%) Network Security Engineer
7 34 (12.69%) Network Support Engineer
8 32 (11.94%) Juniper Engineer
9 29 (10.82%) Analyst
10 26 (9.70%) Consultant
10 26 (9.70%) Network Consultant
11 22 (8.21%) Network Security Consultant
11 22 (8.21%) Security Consultant
12 21 (7.84%) Architect
12 21 (7.84%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
12 21 (7.84%) Cisco Support
12 21 (7.84%) Security Analyst
13 20 (7.46%) Junior
14 19 (7.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.36%) Middleware
2 6 (2.24%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.75%) .NET
3 2 (0.75%) EDI
4 1 (0.37%) Django
4 1 (0.37%) HTML
4 1 (0.37%) HTML5
4 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.28%) Data Centre
2 32 (11.94%) Management Information System
3 26 (9.70%) e-Health
4 16 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.97%) PACS
5 15 (5.60%) Mathematics
6 12 (4.48%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (3.73%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.73%) Physics
8 9 (3.36%) EqualLogic
9 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.24%) Cybercrime
10 6 (2.24%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (2.24%) PKI
11 5 (1.87%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.49%) Spread Betting
12 4 (1.49%) Statistics
12 4 (1.49%) User Experience
13 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.49%) Linux
2 62 (23.13%) Windows
3 48 (17.91%) Unix
4 26 (9.70%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.09%) ITIL
2 54 (20.15%) Network Design
3 37 (13.81%) Network Management
4 33 (12.31%) Information Security
5 32 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (11.57%) Network Monitoring
7 30 (11.19%) Workflow
8 24 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 23 (8.58%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (8.58%) Load Balancing
9 23 (8.58%) Presales
9 23 (8.58%) Risk Management
9 23 (8.58%) Vulnerability Management
10 22 (8.21%) Service Delivery
11 21 (7.84%) Change Management
12 20 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
12 20 (7.46%) SIEM
13 19 (7.09%) Network Architecture
14 17 (6.34%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (6.34%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.19%) Python
2 26 (9.70%) SQL
3 24 (8.96%) Shell Script
4 16 (5.97%) Perl
5 12 (4.48%) C
6 6 (2.24%) Java
7 4 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.37%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 123 (45.90%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (33.58%) CCNP
3 54 (20.15%) CCNA
4 43 (16.04%) Security Cleared
5 41 (15.30%) Degree
6 36 (13.43%) SC Cleared
7 33 (12.31%) CCDP
7 33 (12.31%) CISSP
8 28 (10.45%) DV Cleared
8 28 (10.45%) JNCIE
8 28 (10.45%) JNCIP
9 24 (8.96%) JNCIA
9 24 (8.96%) JNCIS
10 17 (6.34%) CISM
11 16 (5.97%) CCSE
12 14 (5.22%) CCIE
13 12 (4.48%) CCSA
13 12 (4.48%) SANS
14 11 (4.10%) CEH
15 9 (3.36%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (15.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (9.70%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.36%) ISO27002
4 6 (2.24%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.49%) GPG13
5 4 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.12%) SLA
7 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (8.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.10%) vSphere
4 4 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.49%) XenApp
4 4 (1.49%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.12%) KVM
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (4.48%) QRadar
2 8 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (2.99%) Nessus
2 8 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (2.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.49%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (1.12%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.37%) Puppet
7 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 158 (58.96%) Cisco
2 82 (30.60%) Juniper
3 64 (23.88%) Microsoft
4 60 (22.39%) CheckPoint
4 60 (22.39%) F5
5 30 (11.19%) Palo Alto
6 27 (10.07%) Avaya
7 21 (7.84%) VMware
8 20 (7.46%) HP
8 20 (7.46%) SolarWinds
9 16 (5.97%) Splunk
9 16 (5.97%) Sybase
10 15 (5.60%) Symantec
11 12 (4.48%) IBM
12 10 (3.73%) Infoblox
12 10 (3.73%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.73%) Zeacom
13 9 (3.36%) 3PAR
13 9 (3.36%) Dell
13 9 (3.36%) Sourcefire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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East Anglia
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
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Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Oscar
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