The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 247 265 262
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,750 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,500 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
Network Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the East of England region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 5 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +15 4 £48,000 +28.00%
Hertfordshire -7 3 £33,500 -46.40% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £32,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 47 (100.00%) Network Security
2 31 (65.96%) Cisco
3 30 (63.83%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (53.19%) WAN
5 24 (51.06%) CCNP
6 23 (48.94%) Firewall
7 21 (44.68%) CCNA
8 18 (38.30%) LAN
9 17 (36.17%) CISSP
10 14 (29.79%) Wireshark
11 13 (27.66%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (25.53%) F5
13 11 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
14 10 (21.28%) SSL
14 10 (21.28%) BGP
15 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
16 8 (17.02%) Juniper
16 8 (17.02%) Fortinet
17 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
17 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
17 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
18 6 (12.77%) MPLS
18 6 (12.77%) SIEM
18 6 (12.77%) Cyber Security
18 6 (12.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 6 (12.77%) DDoS Mitigation
19 5 (10.64%) Signal Processing
19 5 (10.64%) DMVPN

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 47 (100.00%) Network Security
2 25 (53.19%) WAN
3 23 (48.94%) Firewall
4 18 (38.30%) LAN
5 14 (29.79%) Wireshark
6 13 (27.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
8 10 (21.28%) SSL
8 10 (21.28%) BGP
9 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
10 6 (12.77%) MPLS
11 5 (10.64%) DMVPN
11 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (10.64%) OSPF
11 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (8.51%) FirePass
13 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (6.38%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (6.38%) Junos
13 3 (6.38%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (10.64%) Fat Client
2 5 (10.64%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (12.77%) SIEM
2 6 (12.77%) Cyber Security
2 6 (12.77%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (10.64%) Signal Processing
3 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.38%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.38%) Network Design
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 1 (2.13%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (51.06%) CCNP
3 21 (44.68%) CCNA
4 17 (36.17%) CISSP
5 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.64%) Degree
7 4 (8.51%) CCSE
7 4 (8.51%) CCSA
7 4 (8.51%) CCDP
7 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) CISM
8 2 (4.26%) CCDA
9 1 (2.13%) CCIE
9 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) F5
3 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.02%) Juniper
4 8 (17.02%) Fortinet
5 5 (10.64%) HP
5 5 (10.64%) Citrix
5 5 (10.64%) Brocade
5 5 (10.64%) VMware
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.38%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.13%) Crossbeam
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