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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 182 - 148
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 7 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% - 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 14
Average salary £40,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.17%
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
3663 2700 2694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.83% 95.81% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2810 2194 2249
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Network Security
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (66.67%) CCNP
5 6 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) CCSE
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (41.67%) CCSA
6 5 (41.67%) Information Security
7 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (25.00%) TACACS
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) CCSP
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) LAN
9 2 (16.67%) VoIP
9 2 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (16.67%) MPLS
9 2 (16.67%) BGP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) TACACS
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) DMZ
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 6 (50.00%) CCSE
4 5 (41.67%) CCSA
5 3 (25.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (16.67%) UAG
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) ScanSafe
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire