The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 163 181 146
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% 0.054% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.055% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.04%
Network Security Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3127 3611 2536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.51% 97.23% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2489 2921 2039
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) Network Security
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 14 (87.50%) Firewall
4 13 (81.25%) CCNP
4 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (56.25%) Games
6 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
7 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (31.25%) Juniper
9 4 (25.00%) MPLS
9 4 (25.00%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) Project Management
11 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 2 (12.50%) UNIX
11 2 (12.50%) Windows
11 2 (12.50%) HP
11 2 (12.50%) LAN
11 2 (12.50%) WAN
11 2 (12.50%) CCSA
12 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
12 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
12 1 (6.25%) Network Management
12 1 (6.25%) F5

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
7 1 (6.25%) SNMP
General
1 9 (56.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNP
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
5 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee