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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 167 161 144
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 12 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
3345 3161 2839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.41% 96.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2455 2423
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (100.00%) Network Security
2 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (84.21%) CCNP
5 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
6 11 (57.89%) Games
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (42.11%) CCSA
9 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
9 7 (36.84%) CCNA
10 6 (31.58%) ITIL
10 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (31.58%) MPLS
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (21.05%) Juniper
11 4 (21.05%) CCSE
11 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (21.05%) Information Security
12 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (15.79%) Windows
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 2 (10.53%) CCSP
13 2 (10.53%) Linux
13 2 (10.53%) UNIX
13 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
13 2 (10.53%) LAN
13 2 (10.53%) VoIP
13 2 (10.53%) WAN
13 2 (10.53%) VPN

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
2 18 (94.74%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 2 (10.53%) BGP
7 2 (10.53%) Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) LAN
7 2 (10.53%) VoIP
7 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) DMZ
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 1 (5.26%) TACACS
General
1 11 (57.89%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNP
3 8 (42.11%) CCSA
4 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) CCSE
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (10.53%) CCSP
7 1 (5.26%) MCSE
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (10.53%) UAG
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 2 (10.53%) ScanSafe
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
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