The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 183 210 195
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 12 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.53% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 37
Median salary £53,750 £58,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.72% +30.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £38,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
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
3877 5765 5612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.19% 96.02% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 4709 3847
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 4 £57,500 -4.16%
Maidenhead +3 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Newbury +25 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Network Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (89.36%) Firewall
2 38 (80.85%) Network Security
3 37 (78.72%) Cisco
4 30 (63.83%) CheckPoint
5 29 (61.70%) Juniper
6 28 (59.57%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (59.57%) F5
7 26 (55.32%) CCNP
8 25 (53.19%) VPN
9 23 (48.94%) Palo Alto
10 22 (46.81%) MPLS
11 19 (40.43%) BIG-IP
12 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
13 15 (31.91%) OSPF
13 15 (31.91%) BGP
14 12 (25.53%) EIGRP
15 11 (23.40%) Change Management
15 11 (23.40%) SSL
16 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
16 10 (21.28%) NetScout
16 10 (21.28%) Fortinet
16 10 (21.28%) Trend Analysis
16 10 (21.28%) tcpdump
16 10 (21.28%) snoop
16 10 (21.28%) Problem Management
16 10 (21.28%) Wireshark
16 10 (21.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
17 8 (17.02%) Linux
18 7 (14.89%) DNS
18 7 (14.89%) Telecoms

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.38%) SAS
3 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (89.36%) Firewall
2 38 (80.85%) Network Security
3 25 (53.19%) VPN
4 22 (46.81%) MPLS
5 19 (40.43%) BIG-IP
6 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
7 15 (31.91%) BGP
7 15 (31.91%) OSPF
8 12 (25.53%) EIGRP
9 11 (23.40%) SSL
10 10 (21.28%) snoop
10 10 (21.28%) tcpdump
10 10 (21.28%) Wireshark
11 7 (14.89%) DNS
12 6 (12.77%) Wireless
13 3 (6.38%) TACACS
14 2 (4.26%) DMZ
14 2 (4.26%) LAN
14 2 (4.26%) WAN
14 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) InfluxDB
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) French Language
3 2 (4.26%) German Language
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Change Management
2 10 (21.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 10 (21.28%) Problem Management
2 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
2 10 (21.28%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (12.77%) SIEM
4 5 (10.64%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) Presales
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.26%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (4.26%) Identity Management
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) Network Design
7 2 (4.26%) Network Management
7 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (55.32%) CCNP
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.64%) CCNA
5 4 (8.51%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) CCIE
6 2 (4.26%) CEH
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.26%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) MCSE
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CCDA
7 1 (2.13%) CCSP
7 1 (2.13%) CCVP
7 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) GIAC
7 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SAS 70
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) KVM
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Grafana
1 4 (8.51%) Graphite
2 2 (4.26%) Kibana
3 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Cisco
2 30 (63.83%) CheckPoint
3 29 (61.70%) Juniper
4 28 (59.57%) F5
5 23 (48.94%) Palo Alto
6 10 (21.28%) Fortinet
6 10 (21.28%) NetScout
7 5 (10.64%) Blue Coat
7 5 (10.64%) LogRhythm
8 3 (6.38%) Ciena
8 3 (6.38%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) Nortel
8 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.26%) Brocade
9 2 (4.26%) Citrix
10 1 (2.13%) Aruba
10 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.13%) Nokia
10 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.13%) VMware