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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 106 128
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 1.29% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 7.27% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 7
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £23,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 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 406 330 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.11% 17.68% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 673 731 939
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £56,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 -22 8 £46,250 +44.53% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £32,500 -
Network Security
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 19 (65.52%) Linux
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Unix
4 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
4 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Docker
7 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
7 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Xen
8 4 (13.79%) SLA
8 4 (13.79%) BGP
8 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
8 4 (13.79%) OSPF
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (13.79%) LLVM
8 4 (13.79%) GCC
8 4 (13.79%) QEMU
8 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
8 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure

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 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) BGP
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (13.79%) OSPF
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) SMS
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) IPsec
5 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.45%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) GCC
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Graduate
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) LLVM
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (6.90%) DevOps
3 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
3 2 (6.90%) Network Management
3 2 (6.90%) Reinforcement Learning
3 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.45%) Information Governance
4 1 (3.45%) ISMS
4 1 (3.45%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.90%) Perl
1 2 (6.90%) Python
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CEH
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) QEMU
3 4 (13.79%) Xen
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.90%) KVM
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nessus
1 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
2 2 (6.90%) Grafana
2 2 (6.90%) Munin
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.45%) Sophos
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