The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 146 129 115
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.042% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
Network Security Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2272 1980 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.23% 96.54% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1631 1576
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Birmingham region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Imperva
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire