The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 649 676 608
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 196 178 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 152 145 148
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Network Security Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the England region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in England

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
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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
London +32 98 £50,000 - 9
South East -16 36 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England +12 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West -2 16 £42,500 -9.57% 4
Yorkshire -1 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South West -19 6 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Midlands -29 1 - - 1
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 428 (93.65%) Network Security
2 361 (78.99%) Cisco
3 340 (74.40%) Firewall
4 285 (62.36%) Cisco Certification
5 234 (51.20%) CheckPoint
6 205 (44.86%) CCNP
7 176 (38.51%) Juniper
8 135 (29.54%) CCNA
9 133 (29.10%) F5
10 130 (28.45%) Cisco ASA
11 128 (28.01%) VPN
12 99 (21.66%) TCP/IP
12 99 (21.66%) WAN
13 89 (19.47%) LAN
14 88 (19.26%) SSL
15 80 (17.51%) Linux
16 79 (17.29%) Windows
16 79 (17.29%) Security Cleared
17 77 (16.85%) Microsoft
17 77 (16.85%) BGP
18 67 (14.66%) Finance
19 66 (14.44%) OSPF
20 65 (14.22%) EIGRP
20 65 (14.22%) CISSP
21 57 (12.47%) SIEM
22 56 (12.25%) Fortinet
23 55 (12.04%) SC Cleared
24 52 (11.38%) CCSE
25 50 (10.94%) Blue Coat
26 49 (10.72%) DNS

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 17 (3.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.66%) IIS
3 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 34 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) IaaS
2 2 (0.44%) PaaS
2 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 428 (93.65%) Network Security
2 340 (74.40%) Firewall
3 130 (28.45%) Cisco ASA
4 128 (28.01%) VPN
5 99 (21.66%) WAN
5 99 (21.66%) TCP/IP
6 89 (19.47%) LAN
7 88 (19.26%) SSL
8 77 (16.85%) BGP
9 66 (14.44%) OSPF
10 65 (14.22%) EIGRP
11 49 (10.72%) DNS
12 46 (10.07%) Wireshark
12 46 (10.07%) Cisco IOS
13 44 (9.63%) Intrusion Detection
14 43 (9.41%) Cisco Nexus
15 41 (8.97%) Wireless
16 40 (8.75%) MPLS
17 37 (8.10%) Junos
18 32 (7.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Metasploit
General
1 67 (14.66%) Finance
2 15 (3.28%) Law
3 14 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.84%) Games
5 10 (2.19%) Banking
5 10 (2.19%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.88%) Retail
8 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.53%) SOAP
2 3 (0.66%) .NET
3 1 (0.22%) CSS
3 1 (0.22%) JSP
3 1 (0.22%) Middleware
3 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.50%) Management Information System
1 16 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.84%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.19%) Hedge funds
4 6 (1.31%) PKI
5 5 (1.09%) Thin Client
5 5 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.09%) Fat Client
6 4 (0.88%) SecurID
7 3 (0.66%) IPTV
8 2 (0.44%) Statistics
8 2 (0.44%) RMADS
8 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.44%) Open Source
9 1 (0.22%) Replication
9 1 (0.22%) AVVID
9 1 (0.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.51%) Linux
2 79 (17.29%) Windows
3 42 (9.19%) UNIX
4 21 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (3.94%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.41%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.88%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (12.47%) SIEM
2 43 (9.41%) Information Security
3 42 (9.19%) ITIL
4 38 (8.32%) Load Balancing
5 37 (8.10%) Problem Management
6 29 (6.35%) Change Management
7 23 (5.03%) Project Management
7 23 (5.03%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (4.38%) Cyber Security
8 20 (4.38%) Network Design
8 20 (4.38%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (3.72%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (3.50%) Migration
11 15 (3.28%) Network Management
12 11 (2.41%) Security Architecture
13 9 (1.97%) Incident Management
13 9 (1.97%) Database Security
13 9 (1.97%) Line Management
13 9 (1.97%) Risk Management
14 7 (1.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.78%) SQL
2 18 (3.94%) Perl
3 15 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 12 (2.63%) Python
5 11 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.53%) Ruby
7 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 285 (62.36%) Cisco Certification
2 205 (44.86%) CCNP
3 135 (29.54%) CCNA
4 79 (17.29%) Security Cleared
5 65 (14.22%) CISSP
6 55 (12.04%) SC Cleared
7 52 (11.38%) CCSE
8 48 (10.50%) CCIE
9 37 (8.10%) CCSA
10 32 (7.00%) Degree
11 28 (6.13%) CCDP
12 25 (5.47%) JNCIS
13 19 (4.16%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (3.50%) JNCIA
15 12 (2.63%) CISM
15 12 (2.63%) CCSP
16 11 (2.41%) CEH
17 10 (2.19%) A+ Certification
18 8 (1.75%) VCP4
19 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (0.66%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.06%) Snort
4 5 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.66%) Firmware
5 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.44%) UAG
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 33 (7.22%) FortiGate
2 16 (3.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.66%) Nessus
5 2 (0.44%) SCCM
5 2 (0.44%) SCOM
5 2 (0.44%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 361 (78.99%) Cisco
2 234 (51.20%) CheckPoint
3 176 (38.51%) Juniper
4 133 (29.10%) F5
5 77 (16.85%) Microsoft
6 56 (12.25%) Fortinet
7 50 (10.94%) Blue Coat
8 45 (9.85%) VMware
9 34 (7.44%) HP
10 32 (7.00%) McAfee
11 22 (4.81%) Citrix
12 21 (4.60%) Riverbed
13 17 (3.72%) Brocade
14 16 (3.50%) Symantec
14 16 (3.50%) Nokia
15 14 (3.06%) NetScout
16 12 (2.63%) Websense
16 12 (2.63%) IronPort
17 11 (2.41%) Splunk
18 9 (1.97%) SolarWinds
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + Benifts
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Fantastic bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Ashdown IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Church International
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
iKonnect
Salary: £5000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + on,call, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 11 days ago