Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 132 177
Rank change year-on-year -46 +45 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 28 53 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.66% 1.52% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 8.01% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 15
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +16.13%
10th Percentile £29,150 £23,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £58,375 £47,500 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.33% +12.78%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 840 662 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.94% 18.95% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 682 551 566
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,275 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -51 18 £50,000 +36.99% 3
Peterborough -19 5 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Huntingdon +10 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Network Security
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 17 (60.71%) Windows
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) VMware
5 8 (28.57%) Python
5 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (25.00%) ZABBIX
6 7 (25.00%) Unix
6 7 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (21.43%) Salt
7 6 (21.43%) Docker
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 6 (21.43%) Grafana
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (21.43%) Perl
7 6 (21.43%) LAN
7 6 (21.43%) SMS
7 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 6 (21.43%) CentOS
7 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Munin
7 6 (21.43%) Puppet
7 6 (21.43%) Mac OS
7 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Route 53
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) SMS
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (10.71%) BGP
5 3 (10.71%) OSPF
5 3 (10.71%) SAN
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.14%) NAS
6 2 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) Skype
7 1 (3.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (21.43%) Graduate
4 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps Administrator
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 5 (17.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Django
1 1 (3.57%) React
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Mindset
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) CentOS
3 6 (21.43%) Mac OS
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
3 5 (17.86%) Reinforcement Learning
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) ISMS
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Presales
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (7.14%) Information Governance
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Server Building
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Python
2 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) CISSP
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE Security
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCSP
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) CSSLP
3 1 (3.57%) GCWN
3 1 (3.57%) ISSAP
3 1 (3.57%) ISSEP
3 1 (3.57%) RHCA
3 1 (3.57%) SANS
3 1 (3.57%) VCAP
3 1 (3.57%) VCDX
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (21.43%) Docker
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 6 (21.43%) Grafana
2 6 (21.43%) Munin
2 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (21.43%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) Juniper
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.57%) SAP