The median annual salary for a Security Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 130 119
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.48% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1621 2096 2012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.58% 97.53% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1650 1644
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Specialist in Cambridgeshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Security Specialist in Cambridgeshire