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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 653 683 621
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 227 185 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 180 151 141
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
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 £65,500 £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 31 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 31 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
(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
London +43 112 £50,000 - 13
South East +9 48 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North West +23 24 £50,000 +6.38% 3
East of England +9 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire -4 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West -4 6 £49,500 +10.00% 3
West Midlands -22 2 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 454 (93.22%) Network Security
2 365 (74.95%) Cisco
3 362 (74.33%) Firewall
4 301 (61.81%) Cisco Certification
5 249 (51.13%) CheckPoint
6 201 (41.27%) CCNP
7 176 (36.14%) Juniper
8 162 (33.26%) CCNA
9 137 (28.13%) F5
10 130 (26.69%) VPN
11 125 (25.67%) Cisco ASA
12 121 (24.85%) WAN
13 107 (21.97%) TCP/IP
14 103 (21.15%) LAN
15 92 (18.89%) Linux
16 89 (18.28%) SSL
17 86 (17.66%) Security Cleared
18 85 (17.45%) Windows
19 84 (17.25%) CISSP
20 81 (16.63%) Microsoft
21 80 (16.43%) BGP
22 76 (15.61%) Finance
23 69 (14.17%) OSPF
24 66 (13.55%) EIGRP
25 63 (12.94%) Fortinet
26 62 (12.73%) DNS
27 58 (11.91%) SC Cleared
28 56 (11.50%) SIEM
29 55 (11.29%) Wireless
30 51 (10.47%) Blue Coat

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (2.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.62%) IIS
3 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.82%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 454 (93.22%) Network Security
2 362 (74.33%) Firewall
3 130 (26.69%) VPN
4 125 (25.67%) Cisco ASA
5 121 (24.85%) WAN
6 107 (21.97%) TCP/IP
7 103 (21.15%) LAN
8 89 (18.28%) SSL
9 80 (16.43%) BGP
10 69 (14.17%) OSPF
11 66 (13.55%) EIGRP
12 62 (12.73%) DNS
13 55 (11.29%) Wireless
14 49 (10.06%) Wireshark
15 43 (8.83%) Cisco Nexus
16 42 (8.62%) MPLS
17 41 (8.42%) Cisco IOS
17 41 (8.42%) Intrusion Detection
18 40 (8.21%) Junos
19 36 (7.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Metasploit
General
1 76 (15.61%) Finance
2 17 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.08%) Law
4 14 (2.87%) Games
5 11 (2.26%) Banking
5 11 (2.26%) Multimedia
6 8 (1.64%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.82%) Retail
8 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.44%) SOAP
2 3 (0.62%) .NET
3 2 (0.41%) JSP
4 1 (0.21%) CSS
4 1 (0.21%) Middleware
4 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.72%) Hedge funds
2 22 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.44%) CESG
6 5 (1.03%) PKI
6 5 (1.03%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.03%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.03%) Fat Client
7 4 (0.82%) SecurID
8 3 (0.62%) RMADS
8 3 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.62%) Open Source
9 2 (0.41%) IPTV
9 2 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.21%) Statistics
10 1 (0.21%) Replication
10 1 (0.21%) AVVID
10 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (18.89%) Linux
2 85 (17.45%) Windows
3 44 (9.03%) UNIX
4 15 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.85%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.82%) Android
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (11.50%) SIEM
2 50 (10.27%) Information Security
3 47 (9.65%) ITIL
4 44 (9.03%) Load Balancing
5 36 (7.39%) Problem Management
6 30 (6.16%) Change Management
7 28 (5.75%) Network Monitoring
8 26 (5.34%) Network Design
8 26 (5.34%) Penetration Testing
9 23 (4.72%) Cyber Security
10 18 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (3.70%) Project Management
11 15 (3.08%) Network Management
12 12 (2.46%) Migration
13 10 (2.05%) Change Control
13 10 (2.05%) Incident Management
13 10 (2.05%) Security Architecture
13 10 (2.05%) Database Security
14 9 (1.85%) Risk Management
15 8 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.03%) SQL
2 29 (5.95%) Perl
3 20 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 15 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 14 (2.87%) Python
6 7 (1.44%) Ruby
7 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 301 (61.81%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (41.27%) CCNP
3 162 (33.26%) CCNA
4 86 (17.66%) Security Cleared
5 84 (17.25%) CISSP
6 58 (11.91%) SC Cleared
7 51 (10.47%) CCSE
8 47 (9.65%) Degree
9 46 (9.45%) CCSA
10 45 (9.24%) CCIE
11 26 (5.34%) CCDP
12 22 (4.52%) JNCIS
13 19 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (3.08%) JNCIA
15 13 (2.67%) CEH
15 13 (2.67%) A+ Certification
16 12 (2.46%) CISM
17 10 (2.05%) CCSP
18 7 (1.44%) MCSE
18 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.03%) SLA
4 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.67%) Snort
4 8 (1.64%) vSphere
5 7 (1.44%) iptables
6 6 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.62%) Firmware
7 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.41%) UAG
8 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (7.60%) FortiGate
2 13 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.62%) Nessus
5 2 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.41%) SCCM
5 2 (0.41%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.21%) OpenView
6 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 365 (74.95%) Cisco
2 249 (51.13%) CheckPoint
3 176 (36.14%) Juniper
4 137 (28.13%) F5
5 81 (16.63%) Microsoft
6 63 (12.94%) Fortinet
7 51 (10.47%) Blue Coat
8 44 (9.03%) HP
9 43 (8.83%) VMware
10 34 (6.98%) McAfee
11 28 (5.75%) Citrix
12 22 (4.52%) Brocade
12 22 (4.52%) Riverbed
13 15 (3.08%) Symantec
14 13 (2.67%) IronPort
15 11 (2.26%) NetScout
15 11 (2.26%) Websense
15 11 (2.26%) Splunk
15 11 (2.26%) Aruba
16 10 (2.05%) Dell
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
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Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-85k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30,764 - £40,558 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £30,764 - £40,558 per annum
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Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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