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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 176 150 151
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 8 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.038% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.040% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
3626 2530 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.69% 95.94% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2790 1986 2281
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) CCSE
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 5 (45.45%) CCSA
5 5 (45.45%) Information Security
5 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
5 5 (45.45%) ProxySG
5 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (36.36%) TACACS
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) F5
8 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (9.09%) Information Management
8 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
8 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) CCSP
8 1 (9.09%) Internet

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (36.36%) TACACS
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) CCSE
3 5 (45.45%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) ProxySG
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft