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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 203 202 211
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 21 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.46% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 19
Average salary £51,250 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.59% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
5213 5459 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.19% 93.05% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3853 3961 3977
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -14 8 £45,000 -9.09% 1
Slough +13 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Bracknell - 2 £36,250 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (93.18%) Network Security
2 38 (86.36%) Cisco
3 31 (70.45%) Firewall
4 29 (65.91%) Juniper
5 27 (61.36%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (61.36%) CheckPoint
6 19 (43.18%) CCNP
6 19 (43.18%) F5
7 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 15 (34.09%) VPN
8 15 (34.09%) BGP
8 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (31.82%) OSPF
10 13 (29.55%) SSL
11 12 (27.27%) DNS
11 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
12 11 (25.00%) Blue Coat
12 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
13 10 (22.73%) CCIE
13 10 (22.73%) BIG-IP
13 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
14 9 (20.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (20.45%) CCNA
15 6 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
16 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (11.36%) FortiGate
16 5 (11.36%) Fortinet
16 5 (11.36%) LAN
17 4 (9.09%) VoIP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) Network Security
2 31 (70.45%) Firewall
3 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 15 (34.09%) VPN
4 15 (34.09%) BGP
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (31.82%) OSPF
6 13 (29.55%) SSL
7 12 (27.27%) DNS
8 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 10 (22.73%) BIG-IP
10 9 (20.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (11.36%) LAN
12 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (9.09%) FWSM
13 4 (9.09%) VoIP
13 4 (9.09%) WAN
13 4 (9.09%) Wireshark
13 4 (9.09%) NetScreen
General
1 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
2 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Network Design
3 3 (6.82%) Line Management
4 2 (4.55%) Change Control
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security Management
5 1 (2.27%) Security Management
5 1 (2.27%) Validation
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.27%) SIEM
5 1 (2.27%) Release Management
5 1 (2.27%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (43.18%) CCNP
3 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 10 (22.73%) CCIE
5 9 (20.45%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) CCSE
7 3 (6.82%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.82%) CCSA
7 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.55%) JNCIA
8 2 (4.55%) CCDA
8 2 (4.55%) CCDP
8 2 (4.55%) CCSP
8 2 (4.55%) CCIP
9 1 (2.27%) CISSP
9 1 (2.27%) Degree
9 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Cisco
2 29 (65.91%) Juniper
3 27 (61.36%) CheckPoint
4 19 (43.18%) F5
5 11 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.36%) Fortinet
7 4 (9.09%) NetApp
7 4 (9.09%) IBM
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) CA
8 2 (4.55%) IronPort
8 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
8 2 (4.55%) Tufin
8 2 (4.55%) Aruba
8 2 (4.55%) McAfee
8 2 (4.55%) Sophos
8 2 (4.55%) VMware
8 2 (4.55%) Mitel
8 2 (4.55%) NetScout
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