The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 205 205 198
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 23 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.20% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 21
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Network Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Reading +13 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Slough -2 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Ascot - 2 £60,000 -
Bracknell -16 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 49 (94.23%) Network Security
1 49 (94.23%) Cisco
2 37 (71.15%) Juniper
3 36 (69.23%) Firewall
4 32 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (57.69%) F5
6 29 (55.77%) VPN
7 28 (53.85%) CCNP
8 27 (51.92%) SSL
9 26 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 26 (50.00%) OSPF
9 26 (50.00%) BGP
10 25 (48.08%) EIGRP
10 25 (48.08%) DNS
11 24 (46.15%) Problem Management
12 23 (44.23%) CheckPoint
13 19 (36.54%) BIG-IP
14 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
14 11 (21.15%) CCIE
15 10 (19.23%) LAN
15 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
16 9 (17.31%) Network Design
16 9 (17.31%) Wireshark
16 9 (17.31%) NetScout
16 9 (17.31%) CCDA
16 9 (17.31%) tcpdump
16 9 (17.31%) Line Management
17 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
18 7 (13.46%) CCDP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) IaaS
2 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (94.23%) Network Security
2 36 (69.23%) Firewall
3 29 (55.77%) VPN
4 27 (51.92%) SSL
5 26 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 26 (50.00%) OSPF
5 26 (50.00%) BGP
6 25 (48.08%) EIGRP
6 25 (48.08%) DNS
7 19 (36.54%) BIG-IP
8 10 (19.23%) LAN
9 9 (17.31%) Wireshark
9 9 (17.31%) tcpdump
10 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (9.62%) WAN
12 4 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (3.85%) VoIP
14 2 (3.85%) Nortel Alteon
14 2 (3.85%) FWSM
General
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Android
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Problem Management
2 9 (17.31%) Network Design
2 9 (17.31%) Line Management
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL
3 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.92%) SIEM
4 1 (1.92%) Change Control
4 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
4 1 (1.92%) Information Security
4 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (53.85%) CCNP
3 11 (21.15%) CCIE
4 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) CCDA
6 7 (13.46%) CCDP
7 5 (9.62%) CCIP
7 5 (9.62%) CCNA
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.85%) CCSP
9 2 (3.85%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.85%) CCSE
10 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.92%) CCSA
10 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
Vendors
1 49 (94.23%) Cisco
2 37 (71.15%) Juniper
3 30 (57.69%) F5
4 23 (44.23%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.31%) NetScout
6 3 (5.77%) Aruba
6 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.85%) Nortel
7 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.92%) CA
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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