The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 280 326 313
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 22 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 12
Average salary £52,500 £58,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £38,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
Network Security Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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%) Firewall
2 48 (90.57%) Network Security
3 45 (84.91%) Cisco
4 39 (73.58%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (62.26%) CheckPoint
6 27 (50.94%) VPN
7 24 (45.28%) CCNA
7 24 (45.28%) WAN
7 24 (45.28%) LAN
8 23 (43.40%) Juniper
9 22 (41.51%) CCNP
10 20 (37.74%) OSPF
10 20 (37.74%) BGP
10 20 (37.74%) EIGRP
11 19 (35.85%) CCSA
12 18 (33.96%) Finance
12 18 (33.96%) Windows
13 17 (32.08%) F5
14 16 (30.19%) VLAN
14 16 (30.19%) Degree
15 15 (28.30%) VoIP
16 14 (26.42%) SSL
16 14 (26.42%) DNS
16 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
16 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (24.53%) Linux
17 13 (24.53%) Perl
17 13 (24.53%) Wireless
18 12 (22.64%) SQL
18 12 (22.64%) Active Directory

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (94.34%) Firewall
2 48 (90.57%) Network Security
3 27 (50.94%) VPN
4 24 (45.28%) WAN
4 24 (45.28%) LAN
5 20 (37.74%) OSPF
5 20 (37.74%) BGP
5 20 (37.74%) EIGRP
6 16 (30.19%) VLAN
7 15 (28.30%) VoIP
8 14 (26.42%) SSL
8 14 (26.42%) DNS
8 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
8 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (24.53%) Wireless
10 12 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (20.75%) MPLS
11 11 (20.75%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (18.87%) IPsec
12 10 (18.87%) NetScreen
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Hedge funds
2 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 11 (20.75%) UNIX
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) ITIL
1 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (11.32%) SIEM
2 6 (11.32%) Information Security
3 5 (9.43%) Identity Management
3 5 (9.43%) Change Control
3 5 (9.43%) Network Design
3 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.55%) Migration
5 3 (5.66%) Change Management
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.77%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.89%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) Perl
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (73.58%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (45.28%) CCNA
3 22 (41.51%) CCNP
4 19 (35.85%) CCSA
5 16 (30.19%) Degree
6 10 (18.87%) CISSP
7 6 (11.32%) CCSE
8 5 (9.43%) CCIE
9 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.89%) CEH
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) iptables
3 1 (1.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 33 (62.26%) CheckPoint
3 23 (43.40%) Juniper
4 17 (32.08%) F5
5 11 (20.75%) Fortinet
6 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.21%) HP
7 7 (13.21%) Foundry
7 7 (13.21%) Aruba
8 4 (7.55%) Meraki
9 3 (5.66%) McAfee
9 3 (5.66%) Nortel
9 3 (5.66%) NetScout
9 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.77%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.77%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.77%) Mitel
11 1 (1.89%) Symantec
11 1 (1.89%) Websense
11 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HP Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago