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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 201 205 200
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 20 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
5107 5239 4908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.36% 93.62% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3805 3852 3927
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 £47,500 - 1
Slough +9 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Bracknell - 2 £36,250 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (94.34%) Network Security
2 47 (88.68%) Cisco
3 39 (73.58%) Juniper
4 38 (71.70%) Firewall
5 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (49.06%) VPN
7 25 (47.17%) CheckPoint
7 25 (47.17%) BGP
7 25 (47.17%) F5
8 24 (45.28%) OSPF
8 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
8 24 (45.28%) SSL
9 22 (41.51%) DNS
9 22 (41.51%) CCNP
9 22 (41.51%) EIGRP
10 21 (39.62%) Problem Management
11 16 (30.19%) BIG-IP
12 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
13 12 (22.64%) CCIE
14 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
15 8 (15.09%) CCNA
15 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
16 7 (13.21%) ITIL
16 7 (13.21%) LAN
17 6 (11.32%) Wireshark
17 6 (11.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 6 (11.32%) Line Management
18 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (9.43%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) IaaS
2 2 (3.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (94.34%) Network Security
2 38 (71.70%) Firewall
3 26 (49.06%) VPN
4 25 (47.17%) BGP
5 24 (45.28%) OSPF
5 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
5 24 (45.28%) SSL
6 22 (41.51%) DNS
6 22 (41.51%) EIGRP
7 16 (30.19%) BIG-IP
8 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (13.21%) LAN
10 6 (11.32%) Wireshark
10 6 (11.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (9.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (9.43%) tcpdump
12 4 (7.55%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (7.55%) VoIP
12 4 (7.55%) WAN
13 3 (5.66%) IPsec
General
1 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Problem Management
2 7 (13.21%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Line Management
4 5 (9.43%) Network Design
5 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 1 (1.89%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.89%) SIEM
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Release Management
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.89%) Network Security Management
7 1 (1.89%) Security Management
7 1 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (41.51%) CCNP
3 12 (22.64%) CCIE
3 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.55%) CCDA
6 4 (7.55%) CCDP
7 3 (5.66%) CCSE
7 3 (5.66%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.77%) CCSA
8 2 (3.77%) CCSP
8 2 (3.77%) CCIP
9 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 39 (73.58%) Juniper
3 25 (47.17%) CheckPoint
3 25 (47.17%) F5
4 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
5 5 (9.43%) NetScout
5 5 (9.43%) Fortinet
6 4 (7.55%) NetApp
6 4 (7.55%) IBM
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.77%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) IronPort
7 2 (3.77%) ProCurve
7 2 (3.77%) Tufin
7 2 (3.77%) Aruba
7 2 (3.77%) McAfee
7 2 (3.77%) Sophos
7 2 (3.77%) VMware
7 2 (3.77%) Mitel
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