Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 129 149
Rank change year-on-year -53 +20 -30
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 34 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 1.52% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 7.69% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 27
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -10.48% +5.00%

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 735 650 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.93% 19.73% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 586 537 601
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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
Peterborough +3 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Cambridge -64 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Huntingdon +1 2 £41,500 +10.67% 1
Network Security
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (55.88%) CCNP
3 19 (55.88%) Firewall
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) Data Loss Prevention
5 13 (38.24%) Security Operations
5 13 (38.24%) SIEM
5 13 (38.24%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (38.24%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
5 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 12 (35.29%) MPLS
6 12 (35.29%) BGP
6 12 (35.29%) CISSP
6 12 (35.29%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) MCSE
7 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (32.35%) RHCE
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) CCIE
7 11 (32.35%) CCSP
7 11 (32.35%) SSCP
7 11 (32.35%) GCWN
7 11 (32.35%) RHCA
7 11 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (32.35%) ISSAP
7 11 (32.35%) ISSEP
7 11 (32.35%) VCDX

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:

Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Route 53
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) BGP
2 12 (35.29%) MPLS
3 10 (29.41%) DNS
4 8 (23.53%) Internet
4 8 (23.53%) SMTP
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
6 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.88%) HTTP
8 2 (5.88%) LAN
8 2 (5.88%) OSPF
8 2 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (5.88%) SSL
8 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) IT Architect
5 4 (11.76%) IT Operations Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 4 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) IT Security Architect
5 4 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Operational Security Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Operations Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Security Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (11.76%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Django
1 1 (2.94%) React
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
2 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
3 8 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Data Loss Prevention
2 13 (38.24%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (38.24%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (38.24%) Security Operations
2 13 (38.24%) SIEM
3 11 (32.35%) Event Correlation
3 11 (32.35%) Security Architecture
4 8 (23.53%) Business Development
4 8 (23.53%) Change Control
4 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 8 (23.53%) Security Management
5 7 (20.59%) Computer Security
6 6 (17.65%) Information Security
7 5 (14.71%) Web Filtering
8 4 (11.76%) People Management
9 3 (8.82%) Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) DevOps
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) CCNP
3 12 (35.29%) CISSP
4 11 (32.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 11 (32.35%) CCIE
4 11 (32.35%) CCIE Security
4 11 (32.35%) CCSP
4 11 (32.35%) CSSLP
4 11 (32.35%) GCWN
4 11 (32.35%) ISSAP
4 11 (32.35%) ISSEP
4 11 (32.35%) MCSE
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (32.35%) RHCA
4 11 (32.35%) RHCE
4 11 (32.35%) SANS
4 11 (32.35%) SSCP
4 11 (32.35%) VCAP
4 11 (32.35%) VCDX
4 11 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Grafana
2 1 (2.94%) Munin
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Salt
2 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
4 10 (29.41%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Splunk
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Capita
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) SAP