The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 90 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.78% 0.091% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.093% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.95%
Network Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1002 1079 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.28% 97.74% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 841 927 712
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Sevenoaks - 4 £37,500 -
Dartford - 3 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) Juniper
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) CCNA
4 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) LAN
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) F5
5 6 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
5 6 (30.00%) Imperva
5 6 (30.00%) DHCP
5 6 (30.00%) SNMP
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) IIS
5 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Mitel
5 6 (30.00%) Statistics
5 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (30.00%) IIS
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) SNMP
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCSP
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Juniper
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) F5
4 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
4 6 (30.00%) Imperva
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Mitel
4 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) Aruba
5 1 (5.00%) Lumension