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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 295 320 310
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 13 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 19
Average salary £65,000 £58,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 29 (82.86%) Network Security
3 28 (80.00%) Cisco
4 26 (74.29%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
6 18 (51.43%) WAN
6 18 (51.43%) VPN
6 18 (51.43%) CCSA
7 17 (48.57%) LAN
8 15 (42.86%) Juniper
8 15 (42.86%) CCNP
9 13 (37.14%) CCNA
10 12 (34.29%) DNS
11 11 (31.43%) CISSP
11 11 (31.43%) OSPF
11 11 (31.43%) BGP
11 11 (31.43%) Degree
12 10 (28.57%) VLAN
12 10 (28.57%) Wireless
12 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
12 10 (28.57%) Perl
13 9 (25.71%) SQL
13 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
14 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (22.86%) Aruba
14 8 (22.86%) HSRP
14 8 (22.86%) GLBP
14 8 (22.86%) RIP
14 8 (22.86%) VRRP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.86%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 29 (82.86%) Network Security
3 18 (51.43%) WAN
3 18 (51.43%) VPN
4 17 (48.57%) LAN
5 12 (34.29%) DNS
6 11 (31.43%) OSPF
6 11 (31.43%) BGP
7 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 10 (28.57%) Wireless
7 10 (28.57%) VLAN
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (22.86%) HSRP
8 8 (22.86%) GLBP
8 8 (22.86%) VRRP
8 8 (22.86%) RIP
9 6 (17.14%) VoIP
9 6 (17.14%) VPLS
9 6 (17.14%) MPLS
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Hedge funds
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Information Security
1 6 (17.14%) Change Control
2 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Network Design
3 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Release Management
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) SIEM
6 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Perl
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (51.43%) CCSA
3 15 (42.86%) CCNP
4 13 (37.14%) CCNA
5 11 (31.43%) CISSP
5 11 (31.43%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) CCSE
6 3 (8.57%) CCIE
7 2 (5.71%) JNCIE
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) COBIT
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
3 15 (42.86%) Juniper
4 8 (22.86%) Aruba
5 7 (20.00%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Meraki
6 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.71%) McAfee
8 2 (5.71%) Mitel
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.71%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) Nortel
8 2 (5.71%) ProCurve
8 2 (5.71%) NetScout
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix
9 1 (2.86%) Tripwire
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
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