Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 167 139
Rank change year-on-year -2 -28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 45 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.06% 0.73% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.01% 3.67% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 45
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,175 £23,500 £22,700
90th Percentile £53,750 £80,000 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -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 749 709 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.67% 19.90% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 485 568 574
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +2 30 £45,500 +3.41% 4
Cambridge -29 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Huntingdon - 2 £41,500 -
Network Security
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 35 (77.78%) Firewall
3 25 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 24 (53.33%) Management Information System
4 24 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (53.33%) TCP/IP
5 23 (51.11%) Windows
5 23 (51.11%) Linux
6 21 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (42.22%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (40.00%) Data Centre
8 18 (40.00%) ITIL
8 18 (40.00%) WAN
8 18 (40.00%) CCNP
9 16 (35.56%) Nortel
9 16 (35.56%) Avaya
9 16 (35.56%) CheckPoint
9 16 (35.56%) LAN
9 16 (35.56%) VoIP
9 16 (35.56%) Ethernet
9 16 (35.56%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (35.56%) Degree
10 14 (31.11%) Riverbed
10 14 (31.11%) Retail
10 14 (31.11%) MPLS
10 14 (31.11%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (31.11%) Network Management
10 14 (31.11%) SIEM
10 14 (31.11%) Security Operations

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 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (77.78%) Firewall
2 25 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 18 (40.00%) WAN
5 16 (35.56%) Ethernet
5 16 (35.56%) LAN
5 16 (35.56%) VoIP
5 16 (35.56%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (31.11%) MPLS
7 13 (28.89%) BGP
8 12 (26.67%) DNS
9 9 (20.00%) Frame Relay
10 8 (17.78%) Internet
10 8 (17.78%) SMTP
11 7 (15.56%) Wireshark
12 4 (8.89%) HTTP
12 4 (8.89%) SSL
12 4 (8.89%) VPN
13 3 (6.67%) Junos
13 3 (6.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (31.11%) Retail
2 12 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Team Leader
3 11 (24.44%) Security Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) NOC Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) IT Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) IT Operations Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Network Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Architect
9 2 (4.44%) IT Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) jQuery
1 1 (2.22%) RESTful
1 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.22%) WCF
1 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
4 12 (26.67%) Driving Licence
5 9 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (15.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 3 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Linux
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (42.22%) Kalman Filter
3 18 (40.00%) ITIL
4 14 (31.11%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (31.11%) Data Loss Prevention
4 14 (31.11%) Network Management
4 14 (31.11%) Security Operations
4 14 (31.11%) SIEM
5 12 (26.67%) Information Security
6 11 (24.44%) Capacity Management
6 11 (24.44%) Change Control
6 11 (24.44%) Coaching
6 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
6 11 (24.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (24.44%) Line Management
6 11 (24.44%) Proactive Monitoring
6 11 (24.44%) Statistics
6 11 (24.44%) WAN Optimisation
6 11 (24.44%) Web Filtering
7 10 (22.22%) Event Correlation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Perl
1 3 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (40.00%) CCNP
3 16 (35.56%) Degree
4 10 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 10 (22.22%) CCIE
4 10 (22.22%) CCSP
4 10 (22.22%) CISSP
4 10 (22.22%) CSSLP
4 10 (22.22%) GCWN
4 10 (22.22%) ISSAP
4 10 (22.22%) ISSEP
4 10 (22.22%) MCSE
4 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (22.22%) RHCA
4 10 (22.22%) RHCE
4 10 (22.22%) SANS
4 10 (22.22%) SSCP
4 10 (22.22%) VCAP
4 10 (22.22%) VCDX
4 10 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (35.56%) Avaya
2 16 (35.56%) CheckPoint
2 16 (35.56%) Nortel
3 14 (31.11%) Riverbed
4 11 (24.44%) Intel
5 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 10 (22.22%) VMware
6 8 (17.78%) Juniper
7 7 (15.56%) Splunk
7 7 (15.56%) Symantec
8 3 (6.67%) Nokia
9 1 (2.22%) Capita