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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 241 252 265
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 11 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.20% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.01%
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
7044 7641 7237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.82% 95.82% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 6366 6193
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Bedfordshire +13 7 £52,500 -
Suffolk -7 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire -10 2 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 30 (100.00%) Network Security
2 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco
4 16 (53.33%) CCNP
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) WAN
7 11 (36.67%) LAN
8 10 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (30.00%) CCNA
9 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
10 8 (26.67%) BGP
10 8 (26.67%) Wireshark
10 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) CCSE
11 7 (23.33%) CCDP
11 7 (23.33%) Cyber Security
11 7 (23.33%) Signal Processing
12 6 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (20.00%) F5
12 6 (20.00%) OSPF
12 6 (20.00%) SSL
12 6 (20.00%) CISSP
12 6 (20.00%) CCSA
13 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Network Security
2 15 (50.00%) Firewall
3 14 (46.67%) WAN
4 11 (36.67%) LAN
5 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (26.67%) Wireshark
6 8 (26.67%) BGP
7 6 (20.00%) OSPF
7 6 (20.00%) SSL
7 6 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
10 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
10 3 (10.00%) HTTP
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (6.67%) MPLS
11 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (23.33%) Cyber Security
2 7 (23.33%) Signal Processing
3 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 2 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) SIEM
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 9 (30.00%) CCNA
4 7 (23.33%) CCDP
4 7 (23.33%) CCSE
4 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) CISSP
5 6 (20.00%) CCSA
6 4 (13.33%) CCDA
7 1 (3.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Brocade
5 2 (6.67%) Fortinet