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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 276 294 298
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 35 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 18
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
9602 9788 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.99% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8385 8389 9149
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 71 (98.61%) Network Security
2 69 (95.83%) Cisco
3 61 (84.72%) Firewall
4 57 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (66.67%) CCNP
6 43 (59.72%) Juniper
7 33 (45.83%) Finance
8 32 (44.44%) CheckPoint
9 30 (41.67%) VPN
10 26 (36.11%) TCP/IP
10 26 (36.11%) CCNA
11 24 (33.33%) WAN
11 24 (33.33%) BGP
11 24 (33.33%) OSPF
11 24 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (31.94%) LAN
13 22 (30.56%) Windows
13 22 (30.56%) F5
14 21 (29.17%) EIGRP
15 19 (26.39%) NetScreen
15 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
15 19 (26.39%) SSL
16 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
17 15 (20.83%) DNS
17 15 (20.83%) Migration
18 14 (19.44%) MPLS
18 14 (19.44%) Linux
19 13 (18.06%) UNIX
19 13 (18.06%) VoIP
19 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (98.61%) Network Security
2 61 (84.72%) Firewall
3 30 (41.67%) VPN
4 26 (36.11%) TCP/IP
5 24 (33.33%) WAN
5 24 (33.33%) BGP
5 24 (33.33%) OSPF
5 24 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (31.94%) LAN
7 21 (29.17%) EIGRP
8 19 (26.39%) NetScreen
8 19 (26.39%) SSL
9 15 (20.83%) DNS
10 14 (19.44%) MPLS
11 13 (18.06%) VoIP
11 13 (18.06%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (15.28%) VLAN
13 10 (13.89%) Wireshark
13 10 (13.89%) tcpdump
14 9 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) SOAP
2 6 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) PKI
2 6 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Linux
3 13 (18.06%) UNIX
3 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Migration
2 12 (16.67%) Project Management
3 11 (15.28%) Network Management
4 7 (9.72%) ITIL
4 7 (9.72%) Change Management
4 7 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) SIEM
6 5 (6.94%) Identity Management
6 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.56%) Information Security
8 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.78%) Change Control
9 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.39%) Algorithmic Trading
10 1 (1.39%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.39%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.39%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 6 (8.33%) Perl
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (66.67%) CCNP
3 26 (36.11%) CCNA
4 12 (16.67%) CCSA
5 10 (13.89%) CCSE
6 9 (12.50%) Degree
7 7 (9.72%) MCSE
7 7 (9.72%) MCSA
7 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (9.72%) MCITP
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (5.56%) CCIE
10 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.39%) JNCIS
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
3 1 (1.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 69 (95.83%) Cisco
2 43 (59.72%) Juniper
3 32 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 22 (30.56%) F5
5 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
6 10 (13.89%) Fortinet
7 7 (9.72%) Foundry
7 7 (9.72%) Mitel
8 6 (8.33%) VMware
8 6 (8.33%) Aruba
8 6 (8.33%) HP
9 5 (6.94%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.94%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.56%) McAfee
11 3 (4.17%) Nortel
11 3 (4.17%) Nokia
11 3 (4.17%) NetScout
12 2 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.78%) Symantec
12 2 (2.78%) Websense
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