The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Specialist
Rank 262 270 269
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 21 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.047% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,250 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8313 8212 8924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.46% 95.92% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6916 7149 7419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Security Specialist
England

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the East of England region.

Security Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the East of England

Security Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Hertfordshire +16 11 £50,000 +2.56%
Essex - 10 £50,000 -
Security Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Security Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 22 (62.86%) Network Security
3 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (37.14%) CCNA
4 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
5 12 (34.29%) Citrix
5 12 (34.29%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) Information Security
6 10 (28.57%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco
7 9 (25.71%) CCNP
7 9 (25.71%) Wireless
7 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
7 9 (25.71%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (25.71%) DMVPN
8 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (22.86%) Infoblox
8 8 (22.86%) Imperva
8 8 (22.86%) F5
8 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
8 8 (22.86%) BIG-IP
8 8 (22.86%) CCSE
8 8 (22.86%) BGP
8 8 (22.86%) NetScreen

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Security Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 22 (62.86%) Network Security
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (25.71%) DMVPN
3 9 (25.71%) Wireless
4 8 (22.86%) BIG-IP
4 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 8 (22.86%) DHCP
4 8 (22.86%) DNS
4 8 (22.86%) OSPF
4 8 (22.86%) BGP
4 8 (22.86%) NetScreen
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.00%) VLAN
5 7 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Thin Client
1 8 (22.86%) Fat Client
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Information Security
2 9 (25.71%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.14%) Security Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
3 6 (17.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.86%) Security Management
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (37.14%) CCNA
3 9 (25.71%) CCNP
4 8 (22.86%) CCSE
5 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 6 (17.14%) CISSP
6 5 (14.29%) CISA
6 5 (14.29%) CISM
6 5 (14.29%) GPEN
7 4 (11.43%) CCSA
8 3 (8.57%) GWAPT
9 2 (5.71%) GCED
9 2 (5.71%) CSSLP
10 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Nmap
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nessus
2 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Infoblox
4 8 (22.86%) Imperva
4 8 (22.86%) F5
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.71%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) IronPort
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