Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Security
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 186 129
Rank change year-on-year +98 -57 +44
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 101 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.17% 0.63% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.47% 3.08% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 21 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.13% -13.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,200 £58,750 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +12.36% -13.59%

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 698 843 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.88% 20.32% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 472 683 547
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,750 £25,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +40 90 £36,000 -20.00% 6
Cambridge +35 11 £51,000 +2.00% 3
Network Security
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 88 (87.13%) Firewall
2 82 (81.19%) TCP/IP
3 81 (80.20%) Cisco
4 77 (76.24%) CheckPoint
5 75 (74.26%) WAN
6 73 (72.28%) Wi-Fi
7 71 (70.30%) Ethernet
7 71 (70.30%) LAN
8 69 (68.32%) Network Management
9 67 (66.34%) Problem-Solving
10 65 (64.36%) Cisco Certification
11 63 (62.38%) CCNA
12 61 (60.40%) OSPF
13 58 (57.43%) Retail
14 50 (49.50%) Self-Motivation
15 49 (48.51%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (41.58%) VoIP
17 40 (39.60%) Nortel
17 40 (39.60%) Avaya
18 39 (38.61%) Intrusion Detection
19 38 (37.62%) Data Centre
19 38 (37.62%) Wireshark
20 36 (35.64%) Riverbed
20 36 (35.64%) Kalman Filter
20 36 (35.64%) Web Filtering
21 35 (34.65%) Information Security
22 33 (32.67%) CCSA
22 33 (32.67%) CCNP
22 33 (32.67%) Stealthwatch
22 33 (32.67%) Palo Alto

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 5 (4.95%) Apache
1 5 (4.95%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) IaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) PaaS
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (87.13%) Firewall
2 82 (81.19%) TCP/IP
3 75 (74.26%) WAN
4 73 (72.28%) Wi-Fi
5 71 (70.30%) Ethernet
5 71 (70.30%) LAN
6 61 (60.40%) OSPF
7 42 (41.58%) VoIP
8 39 (38.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 38 (37.62%) Wireshark
10 32 (31.68%) BGP
11 17 (16.83%) VLAN
12 6 (5.94%) DNS
12 6 (5.94%) MRTG
12 6 (5.94%) SAN
13 5 (4.95%) Kerberos
14 4 (3.96%) Frame Relay
14 4 (3.96%) IP Telephony
14 4 (3.96%) VPN
14 4 (3.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) MySQL
General
1 58 (57.43%) Retail
2 18 (17.82%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (55.45%) Analyst
2 53 (52.48%) Network Analyst
3 32 (31.68%) Security Analyst
4 29 (28.71%) Network Security Analyst
5 17 (16.83%) Network Engineer
6 16 (15.84%) Team Leader
7 10 (9.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (9.90%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) LAN/WAN Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.95%) LAN Security Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Support
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) .NET
1 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
1 5 (4.95%) LAMP
1 5 (4.95%) LDAP
1 5 (4.95%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 50 (49.50%) Self-Motivation
2 49 (48.51%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (37.62%) Data Centre
4 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
4 18 (17.82%) Driving Licence
5 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.95%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Linux
2 22 (21.78%) Windows
3 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.94%) CentOS
6 6 (5.94%) Debian
6 6 (5.94%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Network Management
2 67 (66.34%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (35.64%) Kalman Filter
3 36 (35.64%) Web Filtering
4 35 (34.65%) Information Security
5 29 (28.71%) Change Control
6 20 (19.80%) ITIL
7 17 (16.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (11.88%) Capacity Management
8 12 (11.88%) Configuration Management
8 12 (11.88%) Line Management
8 12 (11.88%) Proactive Monitoring
8 12 (11.88%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (7.92%) Coaching
9 8 (7.92%) Statistics
10 7 (6.93%) Data Security
11 6 (5.94%) Build Automation
11 6 (5.94%) Server Virtualisation
12 5 (4.95%) DevOps
12 5 (4.95%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
1 5 (4.95%) PHP
1 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
1 5 (4.95%) VBScript
2 4 (3.96%) Python
3 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.98%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (64.36%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (62.38%) CCNA
3 33 (32.67%) CCNP
3 33 (32.67%) CCSA
4 22 (21.78%) Degree
5 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.98%) CCIE
6 2 (1.98%) CCMSE
6 2 (1.98%) CEH
6 2 (1.98%) GISF
6 2 (1.98%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.98%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.98%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.98%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) SLA
2 5 (4.95%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (4.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Active Directory
1 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (5.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (32.67%) Stealthwatch
2 6 (5.94%) Cacti
2 6 (5.94%) Nagios
3 5 (4.95%) Nessus
4 1 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 81 (80.20%) Cisco
2 77 (76.24%) CheckPoint
3 40 (39.60%) Avaya
3 40 (39.60%) Nortel
4 36 (35.64%) Riverbed
5 33 (32.67%) Palo Alto
5 33 (32.67%) SolarWinds
6 27 (26.73%) Symantec
7 24 (23.76%) Nokia
8 14 (13.86%) VMware
9 11 (10.89%) Red Hat
10 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
11 8 (7.92%) Intel
12 6 (5.94%) Fortinet
12 6 (5.94%) Meraki
13 5 (4.95%) HP
13 5 (4.95%) Veeam
13 5 (4.95%) WatchGuard
14 4 (3.96%) Juniper
15 2 (1.98%) Cognizant