The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 673 679 678
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 203 166 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 152 134 180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Security Engineer
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -48 85 £53,500 -2.72% 5
South East -2 65 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +10 21 £47,500 +28.37% 4
East of England +13 17 £45,000 - 7
North West +2 8 £55,250 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -37 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
South West -11 2 £52,500 +36.36%
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 346 (93.01%) Network Security
2 305 (81.99%) Cisco
3 301 (80.91%) Firewall
4 266 (71.51%) CheckPoint
5 220 (59.14%) Cisco Certification
6 176 (47.31%) Juniper
7 162 (43.55%) VPN
8 155 (41.67%) CCNP
9 127 (34.14%) WAN
10 119 (31.99%) CCNA
11 117 (31.45%) LAN
12 113 (30.38%) Cisco ASA
13 85 (22.85%) Windows
14 83 (22.31%) OSPF
15 82 (22.04%) SSL
16 80 (21.51%) BGP
17 74 (19.89%) F5
18 72 (19.35%) Telecoms
19 69 (18.55%) Finance
19 69 (18.55%) CCSE
19 69 (18.55%) TCP/IP
20 66 (17.74%) CCSA
21 61 (16.40%) Cisco IOS
21 61 (16.40%) MPLS
22 59 (15.86%) Security Cleared
23 56 (15.05%) Load Balancing
24 53 (14.25%) Junos
25 51 (13.71%) IPsec
26 50 (13.44%) Fortinet
26 50 (13.44%) Linux

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (5.38%) IIS
2 11 (2.96%) Apache
3 10 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Lync
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.15%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) RMDS
1 1 (0.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 346 (93.01%) Network Security
2 301 (80.91%) Firewall
3 162 (43.55%) VPN
4 127 (34.14%) WAN
5 117 (31.45%) LAN
6 113 (30.38%) Cisco ASA
7 83 (22.31%) OSPF
8 82 (22.04%) SSL
9 80 (21.51%) BGP
10 69 (18.55%) TCP/IP
11 61 (16.40%) MPLS
11 61 (16.40%) Cisco IOS
12 53 (14.25%) Junos
13 51 (13.71%) IPsec
14 46 (12.37%) Wireless
14 46 (12.37%) DNS
15 37 (9.95%) EIGRP
16 36 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
17 35 (9.41%) Internet
18 32 (8.60%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 72 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 69 (18.55%) Finance
3 37 (9.95%) Retail
4 17 (4.57%) Legal
5 8 (2.15%) Banking
6 7 (1.88%) Billing
7 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Military
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.08%) .NET
2 3 (0.81%) CSS
2 3 (0.81%) Middleware
3 2 (0.54%) SOAP
4 1 (0.27%) WSH
4 1 (0.27%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.75%) SecurID
2 25 (6.72%) Hedge funds
3 18 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.88%) PKI
5 7 (1.88%) Smartphone
6 6 (1.61%) Statistics
6 6 (1.61%) CESG
7 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.81%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.54%) Open Source
10 1 (0.27%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.27%) Online Games
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.27%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 85 (22.85%) Windows
2 50 (13.44%) Linux
3 23 (6.18%) UNIX
4 16 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.08%) CentOS
6 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (15.05%) Load Balancing
2 48 (12.90%) Network Management
3 38 (10.22%) Information Security
4 37 (9.95%) Change Management
5 27 (7.26%) Capacity Management
6 23 (6.18%) Change Control
7 21 (5.65%) Network Design
8 20 (5.38%) ITIL
9 19 (5.11%) Security Management
10 18 (4.84%) Asset Management
11 17 (4.57%) Service Management
11 17 (4.57%) SIEM
12 13 (3.49%) Validation
12 13 (3.49%) Algorithmic Trading
13 12 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (3.23%) Network Architecture
13 12 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
14 9 (2.42%) E-Commerce
14 9 (2.42%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.33%) SQL
2 29 (7.80%) Perl
3 23 (6.18%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.42%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.42%) Python
5 4 (1.08%) Java
6 3 (0.81%) VB
6 3 (0.81%) PHP
6 3 (0.81%) C
7 2 (0.54%) Ruby
8 1 (0.27%) C++
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 220 (59.14%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (41.67%) CCNP
3 119 (31.99%) CCNA
4 69 (18.55%) CCSE
5 66 (17.74%) CCSA
6 59 (15.86%) Security Cleared
7 31 (8.33%) Degree
8 29 (7.80%) CISSP
9 25 (6.72%) JNCIS
10 23 (6.18%) JNCIA
10 23 (6.18%) CCIE
11 18 (4.84%) CCSP
12 17 (4.57%) SC Cleared
13 13 (3.49%) CCDP
14 9 (2.42%) Check Point Certification
15 6 (1.61%) CEH
16 5 (1.34%) GSEC
16 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (1.34%) MCSE
16 5 (1.34%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.11%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.34%) QA
4 3 (0.81%) SLA
5 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.54%) COBIT
5 2 (0.54%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (4.30%) ProxySG
1 16 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.96%) vSphere
4 4 (1.08%) Snort
4 4 (1.08%) Nmap
5 1 (0.27%) Squid
5 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.27%) UAG
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (4.57%) FortiGate
2 14 (3.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (3.23%) Nessus
4 10 (2.69%) OpenView
4 10 (2.69%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (0.81%) Cacti
8 2 (0.54%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.54%) HP NNM
8 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.27%) Netcool
9 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 305 (81.99%) Cisco
2 266 (71.51%) CheckPoint
3 176 (47.31%) Juniper
4 74 (19.89%) F5
5 50 (13.44%) Fortinet
6 40 (10.75%) SolarWinds
7 39 (10.48%) Microsoft
8 36 (9.68%) Citrix
8 36 (9.68%) Blue Coat
9 29 (7.80%) Fujitsu
10 27 (7.26%) Brocade
11 26 (6.99%) VMware
12 21 (5.65%) Aruba
13 17 (4.57%) Nokia
14 15 (4.03%) Oracle
14 15 (4.03%) McAfee
15 14 (3.76%) Sophos
16 13 (3.49%) SonicWALL
16 13 (3.49%) IronPort
17 12 (3.23%) Splunk
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: Market competitive salary plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago