The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 186 200 208
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 24 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 25
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5212 5112 5632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 93.27% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4067 4742
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Security Engineer
South East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +1 9 £50,000 +0.50%
Bracknell -2 8 £52,500 +50.00%
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 47 (95.92%) Network Security
2 41 (83.67%) Cisco
3 36 (73.47%) Firewall
4 31 (63.27%) Juniper
5 27 (55.10%) CheckPoint
6 25 (51.02%) F5
7 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (40.82%) OSPF
8 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
9 19 (38.78%) VPN
10 18 (36.73%) CCNP
10 18 (36.73%) IPsec
11 16 (32.65%) Fortinet
12 15 (30.61%) Telecoms
13 13 (26.53%) BGP
14 12 (24.49%) WAN
14 12 (24.49%) Network Design
15 11 (22.45%) Internet
16 10 (20.41%) DNS
16 10 (20.41%) SSL
16 10 (20.41%) ATM
17 9 (18.37%) Windows
17 9 (18.37%) Linux
17 9 (18.37%) FWSM
17 9 (18.37%) Tufin
17 9 (18.37%) Network Management
18 8 (16.33%) tcpdump
18 8 (16.33%) Cisco Nexus
18 8 (16.33%) Cisco PIX

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) IIS
1 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (95.92%) Network Security
2 36 (73.47%) Firewall
3 20 (40.82%) OSPF
3 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
4 19 (38.78%) VPN
5 18 (36.73%) IPsec
6 13 (26.53%) BGP
7 12 (24.49%) WAN
8 11 (22.45%) Internet
9 10 (20.41%) DNS
9 10 (20.41%) SSL
9 10 (20.41%) ATM
10 9 (18.37%) FWSM
11 8 (16.33%) tcpdump
11 8 (16.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (16.33%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (16.33%) BIG-IP
11 8 (16.33%) NetScreen
11 8 (16.33%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (30.61%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 7 (14.29%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.08%) Open Source
2 2 (4.08%) SecurID
3 1 (2.04%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) CentOS
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Network Design
2 9 (18.37%) Network Management
3 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.33%) Validation
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.12%) Release Management
7 2 (4.08%) eTOM
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.08%) Ruby
1 2 (4.08%) Perl
1 2 (4.08%) PHP
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
1 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.73%) CCNP
3 8 (16.33%) CCSE
3 8 (16.33%) JNCIS
4 7 (14.29%) CCNA
5 4 (8.16%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) CISSP
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) CCSP
6 2 (4.08%) CCDP
6 2 (4.08%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CCSA
7 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.04%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Snort
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) vSphere
2 2 (4.08%) Nmap
3 1 (2.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Nessus
2 2 (4.08%) HP NNM
2 2 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) Juniper
3 27 (55.10%) CheckPoint
4 25 (51.02%) F5
5 16 (32.65%) Fortinet
6 9 (18.37%) Tufin
7 8 (16.33%) Blue Coat
7 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.29%) IronPort
9 4 (8.16%) HP
10 2 (4.08%) Imperva
10 2 (4.08%) NetScout
10 2 (4.08%) Nortel
10 2 (4.08%) Sophos
10 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.08%) VMware
10 2 (4.08%) AlgoSec
11 1 (2.04%) Avaya
11 1 (2.04%) Websense
11 1 (2.04%) Tripwire