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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 194 232 204
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 35 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.14% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 6 18
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,050 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £56,250 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
5519 5628 5073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.65% 93.21% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 4216 4184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +39 34 £48,750 +50.00% 3
Bracknell -16 2 £32,500 +54.76%
Ascot - 1 £60,000 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Network Security
2 46 (90.20%) Cisco
3 38 (74.51%) Juniper
4 37 (72.55%) Firewall
5 32 (62.75%) VPN
6 30 (58.82%) F5
7 29 (56.86%) TCP/IP
8 28 (54.90%) SSL
9 27 (52.94%) DNS
10 26 (50.98%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (49.02%) OSPF
11 25 (49.02%) BGP
12 24 (47.06%) CheckPoint
12 24 (47.06%) CCNP
13 22 (43.14%) EIGRP
14 21 (41.18%) Problem Management
15 20 (39.22%) BIG-IP
16 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
17 10 (19.61%) Network Design
18 9 (17.65%) CCDA
18 9 (17.65%) CCDP
18 9 (17.65%) CCIE
18 9 (17.65%) LAN
19 8 (15.69%) tcpdump
19 8 (15.69%) WAN
19 8 (15.69%) Wireshark
19 8 (15.69%) NetScout
20 7 (13.73%) IPsec
20 7 (13.73%) ITIL
20 7 (13.73%) Line Management

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) Network Security
2 37 (72.55%) Firewall
3 32 (62.75%) VPN
4 29 (56.86%) TCP/IP
5 28 (54.90%) SSL
6 27 (52.94%) DNS
7 25 (49.02%) OSPF
7 25 (49.02%) BGP
8 22 (43.14%) EIGRP
9 20 (39.22%) BIG-IP
10 9 (17.65%) LAN
11 8 (15.69%) WAN
11 8 (15.69%) Wireshark
11 8 (15.69%) tcpdump
12 7 (13.73%) IPsec
13 6 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (7.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 4 (7.84%) SMTP
14 4 (7.84%) ATM
General
1 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) SecurID
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Problem Management
2 10 (19.61%) Network Design
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Line Management
4 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Validation
6 2 (3.92%) eTOM
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.96%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.96%) Release Management
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (47.06%) CCNP
3 9 (17.65%) CCIE
3 9 (17.65%) CCDA
3 9 (17.65%) CCDP
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCIP
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
6 3 (5.88%) CCSP
6 3 (5.88%) CCSE
7 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.92%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) CISSP
7 2 (3.92%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Vendors
1 46 (90.20%) Cisco
2 38 (74.51%) Juniper
3 30 (58.82%) F5
4 24 (47.06%) CheckPoint
5 8 (15.69%) NetScout
6 4 (7.84%) Fortinet
6 4 (7.84%) Tufin
7 3 (5.88%) Aruba
8 2 (3.92%) AlgoSec
8 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.92%) IronPort
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.92%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) Nortel
9 1 (1.96%) VMware
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