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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 194 193 206
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 15 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 12
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £44,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,375
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.80%
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
4689 5222 5175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.12% 93.10% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3597 3686 4105
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 £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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
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 31 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 +7 9 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 32 (94.12%) Network Security
2 31 (91.18%) Firewall
3 30 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 30 (88.24%) Cisco
4 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (61.76%) F5
4 21 (61.76%) FortiGate
5 19 (55.88%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (55.88%) TCP/IP
5 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
6 18 (52.94%) BIG-IP
6 18 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 17 (50.00%) CCNP
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco PIX
8 16 (47.06%) Blue Coat
9 13 (38.24%) CCSE
10 12 (35.29%) CCSA
11 11 (32.35%) CISSP
11 11 (32.35%) BGP
11 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (29.41%) OSPF
12 10 (29.41%) FWSM
13 9 (26.47%) ProxySG
14 8 (23.53%) Wireshark
14 8 (23.53%) Juniper
14 8 (23.53%) RIP
15 7 (20.59%) SNMP
15 7 (20.59%) SMTP
15 7 (20.59%) HTTP
15 7 (20.59%) Broadband

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) Network Security
2 31 (91.18%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (55.88%) TCP/IP
4 18 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 18 (52.94%) BIG-IP
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (32.35%) BGP
7 10 (29.41%) FWSM
7 10 (29.41%) OSPF
8 8 (23.53%) RIP
8 8 (23.53%) Wireshark
9 7 (20.59%) VRRP
9 7 (20.59%) SNMP
9 7 (20.59%) SMTP
9 7 (20.59%) HTTP
9 7 (20.59%) Broadband
9 7 (20.59%) Internet
9 7 (20.59%) 3G
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
General
1 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security Management
3 1 (2.94%) Security Management
3 1 (2.94%) Validation
3 1 (2.94%) Network Design
3 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.94%) Release Management
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
3 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.94%) Change Control
3 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (38.24%) CCSE
4 12 (35.29%) CCSA
5 11 (32.35%) CISSP
6 7 (20.59%) CCNA
7 3 (8.82%) CCIE
8 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (61.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
1 30 (88.24%) CheckPoint
2 21 (61.76%) F5
3 16 (47.06%) Blue Coat
4 8 (23.53%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) Sophos
7 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 2 (5.88%) Mitel
7 2 (5.88%) IronPort
7 2 (5.88%) ProCurve
7 2 (5.88%) Tufin
7 2 (5.88%) Aruba
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) CA
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) Nokia