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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 233 246 275
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 34 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.029% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.030% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,200 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
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 £60,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hertfordshire - 17 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 13 £50,000 +35.13%
Bedfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
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 19 December 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 52 (100.00%) Network Security
2 38 (73.08%) Firewall
3 37 (71.15%) Cisco
4 31 (59.62%) CheckPoint
5 30 (57.69%) WAN
6 27 (51.92%) LAN
7 22 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (36.54%) CCNP
9 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
10 16 (30.77%) CCNA
11 15 (28.85%) Juniper
12 14 (26.92%) F5
12 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
12 14 (26.92%) VPN
13 13 (25.00%) CCSA
13 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 12 (23.08%) CCSE
14 12 (23.08%) SSL
14 12 (23.08%) Sourcefire
15 11 (21.15%) IPsec
15 11 (21.15%) SSH
16 10 (19.23%) Wireshark
16 10 (19.23%) Wireless
16 10 (19.23%) PKI
16 10 (19.23%) Windows
17 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
17 9 (17.31%) CISSP
17 9 (17.31%) FirePass
17 9 (17.31%) Junos
17 9 (17.31%) Intrusion Detection

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) Network Security
2 38 (73.08%) Firewall
3 30 (57.69%) WAN
4 27 (51.92%) LAN
5 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 14 (26.92%) VPN
6 12 (23.08%) SSL
7 11 (21.15%) IPsec
7 11 (21.15%) SSH
8 10 (19.23%) Wireshark
8 10 (19.23%) Wireless
9 9 (17.31%) Junos
9 9 (17.31%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (17.31%) FirePass
10 5 (9.62%) OSPF
10 5 (9.62%) BGP
11 3 (5.77%) EIGRP
11 3 (5.77%) VoIP
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) PKI
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Network Management
2 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.92%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL
6 1 (1.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (36.54%) CCNP
3 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 16 (30.77%) CCNA
5 13 (25.00%) CCSA
5 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (23.08%) CCSE
7 9 (17.31%) CISSP
8 4 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (5.77%) CCDP
9 3 (5.77%) Degree
10 2 (3.85%) CCIE
10 2 (3.85%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Cisco
2 31 (59.62%) CheckPoint
3 15 (28.85%) Juniper
4 14 (26.92%) F5
5 12 (23.08%) Sourcefire
6 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
7 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.85%) McAfee
8 2 (3.85%) Crossbeam