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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 289 301 324
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 37 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.16% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 11
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,200 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £55,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.95%
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014, 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 52 (98.11%) Network Security
2 50 (94.34%) Cisco
3 41 (77.36%) Juniper
4 40 (75.47%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (73.58%) CCNP
6 30 (56.60%) VPN
6 30 (56.60%) LAN
6 30 (56.60%) WAN
6 30 (56.60%) Firewall
7 27 (50.94%) Network Management
8 24 (45.28%) Aruba
9 23 (43.40%) Wireless
9 23 (43.40%) OSPF
10 22 (41.51%) HSRP
11 21 (39.62%) SolarWinds
11 21 (39.62%) MPLS
11 21 (39.62%) BGP
12 20 (37.74%) EIGRP
12 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
12 20 (37.74%) VoIP
12 20 (37.74%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (35.85%) GLBP
13 19 (35.85%) VLAN
13 19 (35.85%) VPLS
13 19 (35.85%) RIP
14 16 (30.19%) Finance
15 15 (28.30%) CCNA
16 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
16 13 (24.53%) F5
17 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (13.21%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (98.11%) Network Security
2 30 (56.60%) VPN
2 30 (56.60%) LAN
2 30 (56.60%) WAN
2 30 (56.60%) Firewall
3 23 (43.40%) Wireless
3 23 (43.40%) OSPF
4 22 (41.51%) HSRP
5 21 (39.62%) MPLS
5 21 (39.62%) BGP
6 20 (37.74%) EIGRP
6 20 (37.74%) VoIP
6 20 (37.74%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (35.85%) GLBP
7 19 (35.85%) VLAN
7 19 (35.85%) VPLS
7 19 (35.85%) RIP
8 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
8 10 (18.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
1 3 (5.66%) Hedge funds
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Network Management
2 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.55%) Change Control
3 4 (7.55%) Information Security
3 4 (7.55%) Migration
4 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Service Management
6 1 (1.89%) Change Management
6 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.89%) Transition Management
6 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.89%) Network Design
6 1 (1.89%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Perl
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
1 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (75.47%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (73.58%) CCNP
3 15 (28.30%) CCNA
4 7 (13.21%) MCSE
4 7 (13.21%) MCSA
4 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.21%) CCSA
4 7 (13.21%) MCITP
5 6 (11.32%) CCSE
6 5 (9.43%) JNCIA
6 5 (9.43%) JNCIS
7 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.66%) Degree
9 1 (1.89%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Vendors
1 50 (94.34%) Cisco
2 41 (77.36%) Juniper
3 24 (45.28%) Aruba
4 21 (39.62%) SolarWinds
5 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
6 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.53%) F5
7 10 (18.87%) VMware
8 7 (13.21%) Mitel
9 6 (11.32%) Brocade
9 6 (11.32%) Citrix
9 6 (11.32%) Oracle
10 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.66%) McAfee
10 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.77%) Websense
12 1 (1.89%) Clearswift
12 1 (1.89%) Radianz
12 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg