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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 247 221 236
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 16 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.56% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.58% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 16
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6830 7087 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.58% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5742 5264
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +1 7 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Essex -7 4 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Bedfordshire +4 3 - -
Suffolk -6 2 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 23 (76.67%) Network Security
3 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (56.67%) Cisco
5 14 (46.67%) CCNP
6 13 (43.33%) F5
7 12 (40.00%) Juniper
8 11 (36.67%) LAN
8 11 (36.67%) Palo Alto
9 10 (33.33%) WAN
9 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 9 (30.00%) BGP
11 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
11 8 (26.67%) OSPF
11 8 (26.67%) SLA
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (23.33%) VPN
12 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
13 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
13 6 (20.00%) MPLS
13 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
13 6 (20.00%) Infoblox
13 6 (20.00%) Aruba
14 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (16.67%) Vyatta
14 5 (16.67%) CCDP
14 5 (16.67%) HP
14 5 (16.67%) CCIE
14 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 23 (76.67%) Network Security
3 11 (36.67%) LAN
4 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) BGP
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (26.67%) OSPF
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
8 6 (20.00%) MPLS
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (13.33%) FirePass
10 4 (13.33%) IPsec
10 4 (13.33%) Multicast
10 4 (13.33%) SSL
11 3 (10.00%) NX-OS
12 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
12 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
12 2 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (10.00%) Network Design
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Presales
6 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Security Management
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (46.67%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) CCDP
3 5 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (10.00%) CCNA
4 3 (10.00%) CCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCSE
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) F5
3 12 (40.00%) Juniper
4 11 (36.67%) Palo Alto
5 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
6 6 (20.00%) Aruba
6 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.00%) Infoblox
7 5 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (16.67%) Vyatta
8 4 (13.33%) Brocade
9 2 (6.67%) BT
9 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.67%) Zeacom
10 1 (3.33%) NetApp
10 1 (3.33%) VMware
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