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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 189 213 196
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 28 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 19
Average salary £56,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
4638 5272 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.18% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3803 3877 3934
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +20 12 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell +3 8 £56,000 +40.00% 2
Slough - 5 £50,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £55,000 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 70 (93.33%) Cisco
2 60 (80.00%) Firewall
3 55 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (73.33%) Network Security
4 53 (70.67%) F5
5 42 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
5 42 (56.00%) CheckPoint
6 37 (49.33%) CCNP
7 27 (36.00%) CCIE
8 26 (34.67%) Cisco PIX
9 25 (33.33%) Juniper
10 18 (24.00%) Palo Alto
11 17 (22.67%) CCSE
12 16 (21.33%) LAN
13 15 (20.00%) WAN
13 15 (20.00%) Load Balancing
13 15 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 14 (18.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (18.67%) OSPF
14 14 (18.67%) BGP
15 13 (17.33%) MPLS
15 13 (17.33%) CCNA
15 13 (17.33%) Data Centre
16 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
17 8 (10.67%) VPN
17 8 (10.67%) HP
17 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
17 8 (10.67%) Brocade
17 8 (10.67%) Multicast
18 7 (9.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 60 (80.00%) Firewall
2 55 (73.33%) Network Security
3 42 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (34.67%) Cisco PIX
5 16 (21.33%) LAN
6 15 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (20.00%) WAN
7 14 (18.67%) BGP
7 14 (18.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (18.67%) OSPF
8 13 (17.33%) MPLS
9 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 8 (10.67%) Multicast
10 8 (10.67%) VPN
11 7 (9.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (8.00%) 3GPP
12 6 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol
12 6 (8.00%) SAN
12 6 (8.00%) WLAN
13 5 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.67%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Debian
2 6 (8.00%) Fedora
2 6 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.33%) CentOS
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (9.33%) Migration
2 7 (9.33%) SIEM
3 6 (8.00%) Network Design
3 6 (8.00%) Presales
4 5 (6.67%) Change Management
4 5 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.00%) ITIL
6 3 (4.00%) Validation
7 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.67%) High Availability
7 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.67%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.33%) Analytics
8 1 (1.33%) Business Development
8 1 (1.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) Perl
2 1 (1.33%) C
2 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.33%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (49.33%) CCNP
3 27 (36.00%) CCIE
4 17 (22.67%) CCSE
5 13 (17.33%) CCNA
6 6 (8.00%) CCSA
6 6 (8.00%) CISSP
7 5 (6.67%) CCVP
7 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.33%) CEH
8 4 (5.33%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (5.33%) SANS
8 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.00%) CCSP
10 2 (2.67%) Degree
10 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.33%) GIAC
11 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Endace
2 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 70 (93.33%) Cisco
2 53 (70.67%) F5
3 42 (56.00%) CheckPoint
4 25 (33.33%) Juniper
5 18 (24.00%) Palo Alto
6 8 (10.67%) Brocade
6 8 (10.67%) HP
7 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.67%) VMware
9 4 (5.33%) LogRhythm
10 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.67%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (2.67%) Forcepoint
11 2 (2.67%) Foundry
12 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.33%) FireEye
12 1 (1.33%) Meraki
12 1 (1.33%) Sourcefire
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £50000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
aap3
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago