The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 91 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.42% 0.52% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £52,500 £42,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +4.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
Network Security Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
918 1118 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.33% 96.71% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 814 949 860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +4 4 £52,500 +12.90%
Network Security Engineer
East of England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CCSE
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) CCDP
3 6 (75.00%) CCSA
3 6 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
5 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (50.00%) CCDA
5 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
6 3 (37.50%) F5
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) CCSE
2 6 (75.00%) CCDP
2 6 (75.00%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) F5