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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 177 181 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.089% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3249 3551 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 97.26% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2823 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (100.00%) Network Security
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) CCSA
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
8 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Imperva
8 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (100.00%) Network Security
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) FTP
6 1 (8.33%) SNMP
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) FWSM
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCNP
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCSA
5 1 (8.33%) CCSE
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Imperva
5 1 (8.33%) F5