The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 > Suffolk
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 59 71
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 22 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.58% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.43% 8.60% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 5
Suffolk median annual salary £38,500 £31,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.70% -16.33%  
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £42,000 £39,500 £38,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -14.42%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 70 93 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 17.77% 16.73% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 283 336 208
Suffolk median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% +27.27%  
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £48,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Suffolk

Network Security
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Network Security in Suffolk

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Suffolk over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security in Suffolk

Network Security
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Suffolk 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
Ipswich +14 11 £42,000 +38.84%
Newmarket - 9 £29,500 -
Bury St Edmunds +9 2 £45,000 +38.46%
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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 20 (71.43%) Juniper
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 16 (57.14%) CCNA
4 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (57.14%) Firewall
5 14 (50.00%) Wireless
5 14 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (50.00%) ADSL
5 14 (50.00%) VoIP
6 12 (42.86%) Broadband
6 12 (42.86%) VPN
6 12 (42.86%) SSL
6 12 (42.86%) BCP
6 12 (42.86%) Avaya
6 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 12 (42.86%) IPsec
6 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 12 (42.86%) Business Continuity
6 12 (42.86%) IP Telephony
6 12 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
6 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco CME
6 12 (42.86%) Proactive Monitoring
7 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
8 9 (32.14%) F5

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
2 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) ADSL
3 14 (50.00%) VoIP
3 14 (50.00%) Wireless
4 12 (42.86%) Broadband
4 12 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 12 (42.86%) IPsec
4 12 (42.86%) SSL
4 12 (42.86%) VPN
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (25.00%) NetScreen
6 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
7 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Junior
2 9 (32.14%) Network Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Security Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 7 (25.00%) Network Operations Specialist
4 7 (25.00%) Network Specialist
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Junior Network Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Network Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) IT Operations Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (42.86%) BCP
2 12 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 12 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
2 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 12 (42.86%) Proactive Monitoring
3 8 (28.57%) Presales
4 7 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (14.29%) Logistics
6 4 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (14.29%) Web Filtering
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
8 2 (7.14%) Network Management
9 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CCNA
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) CCSA
4 1 (3.57%) CCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco CME
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Juniper
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 12 (42.86%) Avaya
5 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
5 9 (32.14%) F5
6 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle