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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 681 696 683
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 204 193 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 172 150 147
Average salary £50,000 £50,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 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
London +1 86 £54,000 +1.40% 12
South East +24 52 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Yorkshire +23 25 £37,500 -14.28%
North West +21 21 £50,000 -9.50% 1
East of England -13 9 £48,000 +6.66%
South West -18 7 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands -19 2 £35,000 -26.31%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 379 (91.33%) Network Security
2 329 (79.28%) Firewall
3 315 (75.90%) Cisco
4 246 (59.28%) Cisco Certification
5 201 (48.43%) CheckPoint
6 157 (37.83%) CCNP
7 154 (37.11%) Cisco ASA
8 133 (32.05%) LAN
9 128 (30.84%) WAN
10 124 (29.88%) CCNA
10 124 (29.88%) TCP/IP
11 108 (26.02%) Juniper
12 103 (24.82%) F5
13 96 (23.13%) VPN
14 84 (20.24%) CISSP
15 81 (19.52%) CCSA
16 79 (19.04%) Linux
17 78 (18.80%) DNS
18 68 (16.39%) Windows
19 67 (16.14%) Degree
20 65 (15.66%) BGP
21 64 (15.42%) Fortinet
22 63 (15.18%) Citrix
23 61 (14.70%) Wireless
23 61 (14.70%) Cisco Nexus
24 60 (14.46%) OSPF
24 60 (14.46%) CCIE
25 59 (14.22%) Finance
25 59 (14.22%) Data Centre
26 55 (13.25%) Microsoft

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (0.24%) CloudStack
Applications
1 37 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.69%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 379 (91.33%) Network Security
2 329 (79.28%) Firewall
3 154 (37.11%) Cisco ASA
4 133 (32.05%) LAN
5 128 (30.84%) WAN
6 124 (29.88%) TCP/IP
7 96 (23.13%) VPN
8 78 (18.80%) DNS
9 65 (15.66%) BGP
10 61 (14.70%) Wireless
10 61 (14.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 60 (14.46%) OSPF
12 55 (13.25%) HTTP
13 52 (12.53%) SSL
14 50 (12.05%) DHCP
15 40 (9.64%) MPLS
16 36 (8.67%) VLAN
17 35 (8.43%) SMTP
18 32 (7.71%) DMZ
19 28 (6.75%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (6.27%) Metasploit
General
1 59 (14.22%) Finance
2 39 (9.40%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.78%) Law
4 14 (3.37%) Banking
5 8 (1.93%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.96%) Back Office
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.82%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.96%) Middleware
3 3 (0.72%) JSP
4 1 (0.24%) Web Services
4 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.24%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.22%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 32 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 28 (6.75%) CESG
6 27 (6.51%) Hedge funds
7 16 (3.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.69%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.20%) SecurID
11 4 (0.96%) CMDB
12 3 (0.72%) RMADS
13 2 (0.48%) Derivative
13 2 (0.48%) PKI
13 2 (0.48%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.24%) Clustering
14 1 (0.24%) BBC
14 1 (0.24%) Cryptography
14 1 (0.24%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 79 (19.04%) Linux
2 68 (16.39%) Windows
3 13 (3.13%) UNIX
4 2 (0.48%) Solaris
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (13.25%) ITIL
2 52 (12.53%) Penetration Testing
3 51 (12.29%) Load Balancing
4 43 (10.36%) Information Security
5 31 (7.47%) SIEM
6 25 (6.02%) Risk Management
7 20 (4.82%) Ethical Hacking
7 20 (4.82%) Network Design
8 19 (4.58%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.10%) Change Management
9 17 (4.10%) Security Hardening
10 16 (3.86%) E-Commerce
10 16 (3.86%) Network Monitoring
11 15 (3.61%) Cyber Security
12 14 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (3.37%) Change Control
12 14 (3.37%) Security Architecture
12 14 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (3.13%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.53%) Perl
2 33 (7.95%) Python
3 32 (7.71%) SQL
4 25 (6.02%) PowerShell
4 25 (6.02%) PHP
5 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 246 (59.28%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (37.83%) CCNP
3 124 (29.88%) CCNA
4 84 (20.24%) CISSP
5 81 (19.52%) CCSA
6 67 (16.14%) Degree
7 60 (14.46%) CCIE
8 49 (11.81%) CCSE
9 40 (9.64%) Security Cleared
10 28 (6.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (3.13%) CCDP
12 11 (2.65%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.93%) CEH
14 7 (1.69%) CISM
15 6 (1.45%) A+ Certification
16 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.20%) JNCIE
17 4 (0.96%) JNCIA
17 4 (0.96%) CCDA
17 4 (0.96%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.93%) SLA
2 8 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.96%) COBIT
4 3 (0.72%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (7.23%) vSphere
2 14 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.65%) ProxySG
4 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) UAG
Systems Management
1 46 (11.08%) FortiGate
2 24 (5.78%) Nessus
3 8 (1.93%) MOM
4 6 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.72%) Nagios
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.72%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.24%) OpenView
7 1 (0.24%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) Nmap
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 315 (75.90%) Cisco
2 201 (48.43%) CheckPoint
3 108 (26.02%) Juniper
4 103 (24.82%) F5
5 64 (15.42%) Fortinet
6 63 (15.18%) Citrix
7 55 (13.25%) Microsoft
8 53 (12.77%) HP
9 45 (10.84%) Blue Coat
10 22 (5.30%) McAfee
11 17 (4.10%) Brocade
11 17 (4.10%) Aruba
12 12 (2.89%) ProCurve
12 12 (2.89%) Barracuda Networks
13 11 (2.65%) VMware
14 9 (2.17%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.17%) SonicWALL
15 7 (1.69%) Meraki
15 7 (1.69%) Riverbed
16 6 (1.45%) Rackspace
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