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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 107 102 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.16% 1.66% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 9.40% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 18
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 345 383 436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.08% 17.65% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 274 308 361
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,550 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +1 19 £43,250 -3.88%
Peterborough +6 4 £43,250 +23.57%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 41 (85.42%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 22 (45.83%) Windows
3 22 (45.83%) Degree
4 15 (31.25%) Unix
4 15 (31.25%) Cisco
4 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
6 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
7 9 (18.75%) ITIL
8 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
8 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
8 7 (14.58%) OSPF
8 7 (14.58%) BGP
8 7 (14.58%) Project Management
8 7 (14.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (14.58%) WAN
8 7 (14.58%) SLA
8 7 (14.58%) Security Architecture
8 7 (14.58%) SIEM
8 7 (14.58%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (14.58%) Line Management
8 7 (14.58%) Email Filtering
8 7 (14.58%) Web Filtering
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (12.50%) HP
10 5 (10.42%) VPN
10 5 (10.42%) LAN
10 5 (10.42%) VMware

Network Security
Top Related 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 5 (10.42%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (85.42%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) BGP
2 7 (14.58%) OSPF
2 7 (14.58%) WAN
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (10.42%) LAN
4 5 (10.42%) VPN
5 4 (8.33%) DNS
5 4 (8.33%) VoIP
6 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.17%) 802.11
7 2 (4.17%) ATM
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.17%) Frame Relay
7 2 (4.17%) IMAP
7 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) GCC
General
1 7 (14.58%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Graduate
2 11 (22.92%) Architect
3 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Network Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Network Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Network Security Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Security Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Technician
8 2 (4.17%) Junior
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) LLVM
2 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) Windows
3 15 (31.25%) Unix
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 7 (14.58%) Email Filtering
3 7 (14.58%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (14.58%) Line Management
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 7 (14.58%) Security Architecture
3 7 (14.58%) SIEM
3 7 (14.58%) Web Filtering
4 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.17%) Data Privacy
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.17%) Network Management
7 2 (4.17%) Security Operations
7 2 (4.17%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) CEH
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) CCSA
3 2 (4.17%) CCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
1 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.33%) QEMU
2 4 (8.33%) Xen
3 2 (4.17%) KVM
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.08%) Ansible
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco
2 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.50%) HP
4 5 (10.42%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.17%) Nokia
6 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) AlienVault
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
7 1 (2.08%) BT
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.08%) Sophos
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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