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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank - 82 97
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 0 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.26% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.30% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 7
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
990 997 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.01% 96.42% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 779 906 1023
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint