The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 95 108
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.51% 1.17% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 5.65% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 3
Median salary £44,250 £32,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.28% -27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 259 248 292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 18.96% 20.81% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 218 210 254
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,950
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +13.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Network Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Cambridge

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Network Security in Cambridge

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Unix
4 11 (44.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.00%) Docker
7 4 (16.00%) GCC
7 4 (16.00%) QEMU
7 4 (16.00%) OpenStack
7 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (16.00%) LLVM
7 4 (16.00%) Xen
7 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 4 (16.00%) SLA
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) IIS
8 3 (12.00%) OSPF
8 3 (12.00%) BGP
8 3 (12.00%) HP
8 3 (12.00%) Apache
8 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (12.00%) Nessus
8 3 (12.00%) CEH

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (16.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (12.00%) BGP
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (12.00%) OSPF
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) SMS
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) GCC
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Graduate
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) LLVM
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.00%) Network Management
3 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) B2B
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Reinforcement Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CEH
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) QEMU
2 4 (16.00%) Xen
3 2 (8.00%) KVM
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) Grafana
2 1 (4.00%) Munin
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Salt
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) AlienVault
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
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