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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 219 229 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 33 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 10
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
6896 6357 8181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 96.27% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5140 7081
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Hertfordshire +4 16 £40,000 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire +14 11 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Essex - 4 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire 0 1 £55,000 +25.71%
Suffolk - 1 £44,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 52 (100.00%) Network Security
2 40 (76.92%) Cisco
3 31 (59.62%) Firewall
4 28 (53.85%) WAN
5 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (48.08%) CCNA
7 24 (46.15%) LAN
8 23 (44.23%) CheckPoint
9 20 (38.46%) CCNP
10 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
11 15 (28.85%) F5
11 15 (28.85%) Juniper
12 14 (26.92%) CISSP
13 13 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 13 (25.00%) Wireshark
14 10 (19.23%) Fortinet
14 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
15 9 (17.31%) SSL
15 9 (17.31%) FirePass
15 9 (17.31%) Junos
15 9 (17.31%) FortiGate
16 8 (15.38%) VPN
17 6 (11.54%) Sourcefire
17 6 (11.54%) CCSE
17 6 (11.54%) CCSA
17 6 (11.54%) Network Management
17 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
18 5 (9.62%) IPsec

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) Network Security
2 31 (59.62%) Firewall
3 28 (53.85%) WAN
4 24 (46.15%) LAN
5 13 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 9 (17.31%) SSL
7 9 (17.31%) FirePass
7 9 (17.31%) Junos
8 8 (15.38%) VPN
9 5 (9.62%) IPsec
9 5 (9.62%) SSH
10 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (7.69%) Wireless
10 4 (7.69%) BGP
11 3 (5.77%) EIGRP
11 3 (5.77%) VoIP
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
General
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) PKI
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
1 6 (11.54%) Network Management
2 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (5.77%) Information Security
4 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL
4 2 (3.85%) Change Management
4 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (1.92%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.92%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (1.92%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (48.08%) CCNA
3 20 (38.46%) CCNP
4 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
5 14 (26.92%) CISSP
6 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (11.54%) CCSA
7 6 (11.54%) CCSE
8 3 (5.77%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.77%) Degree
9 2 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.92%) CISM
10 1 (1.92%) CCIE
10 1 (1.92%) CCDP
10 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Cisco
2 23 (44.23%) CheckPoint
3 15 (28.85%) Juniper
3 15 (28.85%) F5
4 10 (19.23%) Fortinet
5 6 (11.54%) Sourcefire
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) Brocade
8 2 (3.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.92%) VMware
9 1 (1.92%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) Crossbeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago