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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 623 704 642
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 231 144 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 194 121 147
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £55,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £26,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +54 123 £48,500 -3.00% 10
South East -18 41 £47,500 +10.46% 4
East of England +12 32 £44,500 -1.11%
North West +2 19 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire -12 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West - 4 £47,250 - 1
West Midlands -14 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 432 (93.91%) Network Security
2 380 (82.61%) Cisco
3 364 (79.13%) Firewall
4 290 (63.04%) Cisco Certification
5 259 (56.30%) CheckPoint
6 218 (47.39%) CCNP
7 205 (44.57%) Juniper
8 143 (31.09%) VPN
9 135 (29.35%) CCNA
10 131 (28.48%) F5
11 126 (27.39%) Cisco ASA
12 113 (24.57%) WAN
13 103 (22.39%) LAN
14 98 (21.30%) TCP/IP
15 92 (20.00%) SSL
16 84 (18.26%) Security Cleared
17 82 (17.83%) Windows
18 78 (16.96%) BGP
19 74 (16.09%) Linux
20 73 (15.87%) OSPF
21 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
22 69 (15.00%) Finance
23 65 (14.13%) CCSE
24 62 (13.48%) Blue Coat
24 62 (13.48%) EIGRP
25 60 (13.04%) CCSA
26 58 (12.61%) SC Cleared
27 53 (11.52%) Fortinet
28 52 (11.30%) DNS
29 48 (10.43%) CISSP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (4.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (0.87%) Apache
3 3 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.43%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.65%) IaaS
2 2 (0.43%) PaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 432 (93.91%) Network Security
2 364 (79.13%) Firewall
3 143 (31.09%) VPN
4 126 (27.39%) Cisco ASA
5 113 (24.57%) WAN
6 103 (22.39%) LAN
7 98 (21.30%) TCP/IP
8 92 (20.00%) SSL
9 78 (16.96%) BGP
10 73 (15.87%) OSPF
11 62 (13.48%) EIGRP
12 52 (11.30%) DNS
13 47 (10.22%) Cisco IOS
14 41 (8.91%) Intrusion Detection
15 39 (8.48%) MPLS
15 39 (8.48%) Junos
16 38 (8.26%) Wireshark
17 37 (8.04%) Wireless
18 36 (7.83%) VoIP
19 34 (7.39%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Metasploit
General
1 69 (15.00%) Finance
2 27 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.26%) Games
4 11 (2.39%) Law
5 8 (1.74%) Banking
6 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.30%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.87%) Retail
7 4 (0.87%) Legal
8 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.52%) SOAP
2 3 (0.65%) .NET
2 3 (0.65%) Web Services
3 2 (0.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.13%) PKI
2 17 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.26%) Hedge funds
5 10 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.52%) SecurID
7 4 (0.87%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.65%) IPTV
8 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.65%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.43%) Open Source
9 2 (0.43%) Social Gaming
9 2 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.43%) Online Games
9 2 (0.43%) RMADS
9 2 (0.43%) Statistics
10 1 (0.22%) Replication
10 1 (0.22%) AVVID
10 1 (0.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.83%) Windows
2 74 (16.09%) Linux
3 36 (7.83%) UNIX
4 24 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (4.13%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.61%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.87%) Android
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (10.43%) Information Security
2 46 (10.00%) SIEM
3 36 (7.83%) ITIL
3 36 (7.83%) Load Balancing
4 31 (6.74%) Network Management
5 30 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 23 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 22 (4.78%) Project Management
8 21 (4.57%) Network Design
9 19 (4.13%) Change Management
9 19 (4.13%) Migration
10 17 (3.70%) Cyber Security
11 16 (3.48%) Network Monitoring
11 16 (3.48%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (2.61%) Change Control
13 10 (2.17%) Line Management
14 9 (1.96%) Security Architecture
15 7 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (1.52%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.96%) SQL
2 27 (5.87%) Perl
3 17 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 16 (3.48%) Shell Script
5 12 (2.61%) Python
6 7 (1.52%) Ruby
7 4 (0.87%) PHP
7 4 (0.87%) C++
8 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.43%) C
10 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 290 (63.04%) Cisco Certification
2 218 (47.39%) CCNP
3 135 (29.35%) CCNA
4 84 (18.26%) Security Cleared
5 65 (14.13%) CCSE
6 60 (13.04%) CCSA
7 58 (12.61%) SC Cleared
8 48 (10.43%) CISSP
9 39 (8.48%) CCIE
10 32 (6.96%) Degree
11 26 (5.65%) JNCIS
12 20 (4.35%) CCDP
13 17 (3.70%) CCSP
14 16 (3.48%) JNCIA
15 15 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.96%) CCDA
17 8 (1.74%) MCSE
17 8 (1.74%) Check Point Certification
17 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.04%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.61%) Snort
4 6 (1.30%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.09%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.43%) UAG
7 2 (0.43%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (7.17%) FortiGate
2 18 (3.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.65%) Nessus
5 2 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.43%) SCCM
5 2 (0.43%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) WSUS
6 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.22%) OpenView
6 1 (0.22%) Cacti
Vendors
1 380 (82.61%) Cisco
2 259 (56.30%) CheckPoint
3 205 (44.57%) Juniper
4 131 (28.48%) F5
5 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 62 (13.48%) Blue Coat
7 53 (11.52%) Fortinet
8 43 (9.35%) VMware
9 37 (8.04%) McAfee
10 21 (4.57%) Symantec
11 20 (4.35%) Nokia
11 20 (4.35%) Websense
12 19 (4.13%) HP
13 18 (3.91%) SolarWinds
13 18 (3.91%) Citrix
14 14 (3.04%) Aruba
15 12 (2.61%) NetScout
16 10 (2.17%) Riverbed
17 9 (1.96%) SonicWALL
17 9 (1.96%) Brocade
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