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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 243 238 259
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 20 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.042% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.044% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 21
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £40,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £41,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
7413 6858 8664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.22% 95.07% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6081 5903 7367
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 - 10 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -7 6 £42,750 +4.26% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £56,500 - 1
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Firewall
1 29 (100.00%) Network Security
2 27 (93.10%) CheckPoint
3 18 (62.07%) LAN
3 18 (62.07%) WAN
3 18 (62.07%) Cisco
4 16 (55.17%) VPN
4 16 (55.17%) SSL
5 14 (48.28%) CCSA
6 12 (41.38%) CCSE
7 11 (37.93%) Wireless
7 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
8 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (34.48%) IPsec
8 10 (34.48%) Juniper
8 10 (34.48%) SSH
8 10 (34.48%) Sourcefire
8 10 (34.48%) PKI
9 8 (27.59%) CCNP
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) Junos
11 6 (20.69%) Network Management
11 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
11 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.69%) OSPF
11 6 (20.69%) Change Management
11 6 (20.69%) SecurID
11 6 (20.69%) Fujitsu
11 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
1 29 (100.00%) Network Security
2 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 18 (62.07%) WAN
3 16 (55.17%) VPN
3 16 (55.17%) SSL
4 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (37.93%) Wireless
5 10 (34.48%) IPsec
5 10 (34.48%) SSH
6 7 (24.14%) Junos
7 6 (20.69%) OSPF
7 6 (20.69%) BGP
8 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
8 3 (10.34%) NetScreen
8 3 (10.34%) MPLS
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) PKI
2 6 (20.69%) SecurID
3 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Change Management
1 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
1 6 (20.69%) Network Management
2 1 (3.45%) Change Control
2 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
2 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
2 1 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) Python
1 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CCSA
2 12 (41.38%) CCSE
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (27.59%) CCNP
5 6 (20.69%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) CCDP
6 4 (13.79%) CCNA
7 3 (10.34%) CCIE
8 2 (6.90%) CCDA
8 2 (6.90%) CCIP
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) CheckPoint
2 18 (62.07%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) Sourcefire
3 10 (34.48%) Juniper
4 6 (20.69%) Fujitsu
5 5 (17.24%) Fortinet
6 4 (13.79%) F5
7 3 (10.34%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
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