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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 196 184 217
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.57% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 10
Average salary £42,500 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
4668 5095 5016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.53% 93.18% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3537 3661 4016
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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
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 6 July 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 -2 10 £38,750 -20.51%
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 34 (89.47%) Network Security
2 33 (86.84%) Cisco
3 31 (81.58%) Firewall
4 30 (78.95%) CheckPoint
5 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (55.26%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (52.63%) F5
8 18 (47.37%) CCNP
9 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
9 17 (44.74%) Telecoms
9 17 (44.74%) FortiGate
9 17 (44.74%) BIG-IP
10 15 (39.47%) Blue Coat
10 15 (39.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 12 (31.58%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (31.58%) CCSE
11 12 (31.58%) Juniper
11 12 (31.58%) BGP
12 11 (28.95%) OSPF
12 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (28.95%) CCSA
13 9 (23.68%) CISSP
14 8 (21.05%) CCNA
14 8 (21.05%) FWSM
15 7 (18.42%) Smartphone
15 7 (18.42%) Broadband
15 7 (18.42%) Internet
15 7 (18.42%) 3G
16 6 (15.79%) DNS
16 6 (15.79%) CCIE

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) IaaS
1 4 (10.53%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) Network Security
2 31 (81.58%) Firewall
3 21 (55.26%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (44.74%) BIG-IP
4 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
5 15 (39.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (31.58%) BGP
7 11 (28.95%) OSPF
8 8 (21.05%) FWSM
9 7 (18.42%) Internet
9 7 (18.42%) 3G
9 7 (18.42%) Broadband
10 6 (15.79%) RIP
10 6 (15.79%) DNS
10 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
11 5 (13.16%) HTTP
11 5 (13.16%) VRRP
11 5 (13.16%) HTTPS
11 5 (13.16%) SNMP
General
1 17 (44.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Smartphone
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
3 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.63%) Line Management
4 1 (2.63%) SIEM
4 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.63%) Release Management
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.63%) Network Security Management
4 1 (2.63%) Security Management
4 1 (2.63%) Validation
4 1 (2.63%) Network Design
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (47.37%) CCNP
3 12 (31.58%) CCSE
4 11 (28.95%) CCSA
5 9 (23.68%) CISSP
6 8 (21.05%) CCNA
7 6 (15.79%) CCIE
8 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
9 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 30 (78.95%) CheckPoint
3 20 (52.63%) F5
4 15 (39.47%) Blue Coat
5 12 (31.58%) Juniper
6 5 (13.16%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.53%) NetApp
7 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.89%) HP
9 2 (5.26%) CA
9 2 (5.26%) McAfee
9 2 (5.26%) Sophos
9 2 (5.26%) VMware
9 2 (5.26%) Mitel
9 2 (5.26%) IronPort
9 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
9 2 (5.26%) Tufin
9 2 (5.26%) Aruba
10 1 (2.63%) ScanSafe