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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 228 259 260
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 27 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 6
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
7172 8230 8295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.48% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5880 6832 7215
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Cambridgeshire - 12 £50,000 -
Essex - 6 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 4 £41,250 -8.33%
Suffolk - 4 £37,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +10 1 £53,500 +25.88%
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 58 (100.00%) Network Security
2 42 (72.41%) Cisco
3 33 (56.90%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (53.45%) Firewall
5 30 (51.72%) WAN
6 26 (44.83%) CCNP
6 26 (44.83%) CCNA
7 21 (36.21%) LAN
8 18 (31.03%) CISSP
9 17 (29.31%) F5
9 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
10 15 (25.86%) CheckPoint
11 14 (24.14%) Juniper
11 14 (24.14%) Wireshark
12 13 (22.41%) Fortinet
12 13 (22.41%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
13 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
14 11 (18.97%) SSL
15 9 (15.52%) BGP
15 9 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 9 (15.52%) FirePass
16 8 (13.79%) Junos
16 8 (13.79%) FortiGate
17 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
17 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
18 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
18 6 (10.34%) MPLS
18 6 (10.34%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 58 (100.00%) Network Security
2 31 (53.45%) Firewall
3 30 (51.72%) WAN
4 21 (36.21%) LAN
5 14 (24.14%) Wireshark
6 13 (22.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 11 (18.97%) SSL
9 9 (15.52%) BGP
9 9 (15.52%) FirePass
10 8 (13.79%) Junos
11 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
12 6 (10.34%) MPLS
12 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (8.62%) VPN
13 5 (8.62%) DMVPN
14 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (6.90%) HTTPS
14 4 (6.90%) HTTP
14 4 (6.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Thin Client
1 5 (8.62%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (10.34%) SIEM
3 5 (8.62%) Cyber Security
3 5 (8.62%) Security Architecture
3 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.90%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) Signal Processing
4 4 (6.90%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 3 (5.17%) Network Design
5 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
6 2 (3.45%) Network Management
7 1 (1.72%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.72%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.72%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (44.83%) CCNP
2 26 (44.83%) CCNA
3 18 (31.03%) CISSP
4 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
5 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) Degree
7 3 (5.17%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.17%) CCDP
7 3 (5.17%) CCSA
7 3 (5.17%) CCSE
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.45%) CISM
9 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.72%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) Cisco
2 17 (29.31%) F5
3 15 (25.86%) CheckPoint
4 14 (24.14%) Juniper
5 13 (22.41%) Fortinet
6 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.62%) HP
7 5 (8.62%) Citrix
7 5 (8.62%) VMware
7 5 (8.62%) Brocade
8 3 (5.17%) LogRhythm
9 2 (3.45%) Sourcefire
9 2 (3.45%) McAfee
10 1 (1.72%) Crossbeam
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