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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 210 195 198
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 13 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 30
Average salary £52,500 £44,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.97% +1.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
5429 5241 5250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.81% 93.06% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4032 4384
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,950 £65,000
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
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 22 September 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 0 12 £52,500 +19.31% 1
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 46 (95.83%) Network Security
2 40 (83.33%) Cisco
3 32 (66.67%) Firewall
4 29 (60.42%) F5
5 28 (58.33%) Juniper
5 28 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (45.83%) VPN
8 21 (43.75%) CCNP
9 19 (39.58%) OSPF
10 17 (35.42%) IPsec
10 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
11 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
11 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (33.33%) Network Design
11 16 (33.33%) Fortinet
12 13 (27.08%) SSL
12 13 (27.08%) WAN
13 12 (25.00%) DNS
13 12 (25.00%) BGP
14 11 (22.92%) Internet
14 11 (22.92%) BIG-IP
15 9 (18.75%) CCSE
15 9 (18.75%) Network Management
15 9 (18.75%) Tufin
15 9 (18.75%) NetScreen
15 9 (18.75%) LAN
16 8 (16.67%) SMTP
16 8 (16.67%) ATM
16 8 (16.67%) tcpdump

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (95.83%) Network Security
2 32 (66.67%) Firewall
3 22 (45.83%) VPN
4 19 (39.58%) OSPF
5 17 (35.42%) IPsec
5 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
6 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (27.08%) SSL
7 13 (27.08%) WAN
8 12 (25.00%) DNS
8 12 (25.00%) BGP
9 11 (22.92%) Internet
9 11 (22.92%) BIG-IP
10 9 (18.75%) NetScreen
10 9 (18.75%) LAN
11 8 (16.67%) SMTP
11 8 (16.67%) ATM
11 8 (16.67%) tcpdump
11 8 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (14.58%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
2 7 (14.58%) Billing
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) SecurID
3 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) CentOS
2 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Network Design
2 9 (18.75%) Network Management
3 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) Validation
5 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.25%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) eTOM
8 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) Perl
1 2 (4.17%) PHP
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
1 2 (4.17%) Ruby
1 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (43.75%) CCNP
3 9 (18.75%) CCSE
4 8 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 5 (10.42%) CCDA
5 5 (10.42%) CCDP
6 4 (8.33%) CCIE
6 4 (8.33%) CCNA
7 3 (6.25%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.25%) CCIP
8 2 (4.17%) CCSP
8 2 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.17%) CCSA
8 2 (4.17%) CISSP
8 2 (4.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Snort
2 2 (4.17%) Nmap
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.17%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 40 (83.33%) Cisco
2 29 (60.42%) F5
3 28 (58.33%) Juniper
3 28 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 16 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 9 (18.75%) Tufin
6 8 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 7 (14.58%) IronPort
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) HP
9 4 (8.33%) NetScout
10 3 (6.25%) Aruba
11 2 (4.17%) AlgoSec
11 2 (4.17%) Sophos
11 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.17%) VMware
11 2 (4.17%) Imperva
12 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
12 1 (2.08%) Tripwire