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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 286 330 302
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 25 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £56,500
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
9598 11591 10962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.52% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9789 9529
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 54 (94.74%) Firewall
2 52 (91.23%) Network Security
3 48 (84.21%) Cisco
4 43 (75.44%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (61.40%) CheckPoint
6 28 (49.12%) VPN
7 25 (43.86%) CCNP
7 25 (43.86%) CCNA
8 24 (42.11%) LAN
8 24 (42.11%) WAN
8 24 (42.11%) Juniper
9 21 (36.84%) BGP
9 21 (36.84%) EIGRP
9 21 (36.84%) OSPF
10 20 (35.09%) Windows
10 20 (35.09%) CCSA
11 19 (33.33%) Finance
12 18 (31.58%) F5
13 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (28.07%) VLAN
13 16 (28.07%) Degree
14 15 (26.32%) Linux
14 15 (26.32%) VoIP
14 15 (26.32%) DNS
15 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
15 14 (24.56%) SSL
15 14 (24.56%) Perl
16 13 (22.81%) SQL
16 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
16 13 (22.81%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (1.75%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (94.74%) Firewall
2 52 (91.23%) Network Security
3 28 (49.12%) VPN
4 24 (42.11%) WAN
4 24 (42.11%) LAN
5 21 (36.84%) OSPF
5 21 (36.84%) BGP
5 21 (36.84%) EIGRP
6 16 (28.07%) VLAN
6 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (26.32%) DNS
7 15 (26.32%) VoIP
8 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
8 14 (24.56%) SSL
9 13 (22.81%) Wireless
10 12 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (19.30%) NetScreen
11 11 (19.30%) MPLS
11 11 (19.30%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (17.54%) Wireshark
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) SOAP
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Hedge funds
2 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) UNIX
4 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) ITIL
1 7 (12.28%) Information Security
1 7 (12.28%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (12.28%) SIEM
2 6 (10.53%) Identity Management
2 6 (10.53%) Migration
3 5 (8.77%) Change Control
3 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
3 5 (8.77%) Network Design
4 4 (7.02%) Project Management
4 4 (7.02%) Change Management
4 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.75%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Perl
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (75.44%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (43.86%) CCNP
2 25 (43.86%) CCNA
3 20 (35.09%) CCSA
4 16 (28.07%) Degree
5 10 (17.54%) CISSP
6 7 (12.28%) CCSE
7 5 (8.77%) CCIE
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) CEH
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) iptables
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 48 (84.21%) Cisco
2 35 (61.40%) CheckPoint
3 24 (42.11%) Juniper
4 18 (31.58%) F5
5 11 (19.30%) Fortinet
6 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.28%) HP
7 7 (12.28%) Foundry
7 7 (12.28%) Aruba
8 4 (7.02%) Meraki
9 3 (5.26%) Nortel
9 3 (5.26%) NetScout
9 3 (5.26%) McAfee
9 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.51%) Mitel
10 2 (3.51%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.51%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.75%) Splunk
11 1 (1.75%) IronPort
City, London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago