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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 292 289 315
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 10 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 14
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £58,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.42%
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
8947 10964 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 92.73% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7741 9223 9898
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 28 (84.85%) Network Security
3 27 (81.82%) Cisco
4 25 (75.76%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (57.58%) CheckPoint
6 18 (54.55%) CCSA
7 17 (51.52%) WAN
7 17 (51.52%) LAN
8 16 (48.48%) VPN
9 14 (42.42%) Juniper
9 14 (42.42%) CCNA
10 13 (39.39%) Finance
11 12 (36.36%) CCNP
12 10 (30.30%) CISSP
12 10 (30.30%) Degree
13 9 (27.27%) VLAN
13 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
13 9 (27.27%) Hedge funds
13 9 (27.27%) F5
13 9 (27.27%) OSPF
13 9 (27.27%) BGP
13 9 (27.27%) Perl
13 9 (27.27%) SQL
14 8 (24.24%) DNS
14 8 (24.24%) Information Security
14 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (21.21%) Aruba
15 7 (21.21%) RIP
15 7 (21.21%) MPLS
16 6 (18.18%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 28 (84.85%) Network Security
3 17 (51.52%) LAN
3 17 (51.52%) WAN
4 16 (48.48%) VPN
5 9 (27.27%) OSPF
5 9 (27.27%) BGP
5 9 (27.27%) VLAN
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (24.24%) DNS
7 7 (21.21%) RIP
7 7 (21.21%) MPLS
8 6 (18.18%) HSRP
8 6 (18.18%) GLBP
8 6 (18.18%) VPLS
8 6 (18.18%) SSL
8 6 (18.18%) EIGRP
8 6 (18.18%) VRRP
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
9 5 (15.15%) VoIP
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Hedge funds
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Information Security
2 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 6 (18.18%) Change Control
3 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) Network Design
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Data Security
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.03%) SIEM
7 1 (3.03%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (3.03%) Release Management
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Change Management
7 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Perl
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
1 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCSA
3 14 (42.42%) CCNA
4 12 (36.36%) CCNP
5 10 (30.30%) CISSP
5 10 (30.30%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) CCIE
7 3 (9.09%) CCSE
7 3 (9.09%) JNCIE
8 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.03%) CEH
9 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) COBIT
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) CheckPoint
3 14 (42.42%) Juniper
4 9 (27.27%) F5
5 7 (21.21%) Aruba
6 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.09%) Meraki
8 2 (6.06%) Brocade
8 2 (6.06%) ProCurve
8 2 (6.06%) McAfee
8 2 (6.06%) Mitel
9 1 (3.03%) SAP
9 1 (3.03%) Nortel
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago