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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 159 158 149
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 27 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 0.67% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.68% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 13
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
3240 3360 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.34% 97.99% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 2726 2456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (94.34%) Firewall
1 50 (94.34%) Network Security
2 49 (92.45%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (92.45%) Cisco
3 48 (90.57%) CCNA
4 43 (81.13%) CCNP
5 39 (73.58%) CheckPoint
5 39 (73.58%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (64.15%) LAN
6 34 (64.15%) WAN
7 33 (62.26%) High Availability
8 25 (47.17%) Incident Management
9 24 (45.28%) Trend Analysis
9 24 (45.28%) Cisco PIX
9 24 (45.28%) CCSP
9 24 (45.28%) E-Commerce
9 24 (45.28%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (18.87%) Juniper
10 10 (18.87%) Palo Alto
11 9 (16.98%) Wireless
11 9 (16.98%) Games
11 9 (16.98%) CCIE
12 8 (15.09%) SQL
12 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
13 7 (13.21%) CCDA
14 6 (11.32%) VPN
14 6 (11.32%) MPLS
14 6 (11.32%) BGP
14 6 (11.32%) Cisco Wireless

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (94.34%) Firewall
1 50 (94.34%) Network Security
2 39 (73.58%) Cisco ASA
3 34 (64.15%) LAN
3 34 (64.15%) WAN
4 24 (45.28%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (16.98%) Wireless
6 6 (11.32%) BGP
6 6 (11.32%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (11.32%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (11.32%) MPLS
6 6 (11.32%) VPN
7 3 (5.66%) SAN
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) High Availability
2 25 (47.17%) Incident Management
3 24 (45.28%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (45.28%) E-Commerce
3 24 (45.28%) Trend Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Change Control
5 6 (11.32%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) ITSM
6 5 (9.43%) Service Management
7 3 (5.66%) Presales
8 2 (3.77%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (3.77%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.77%) SIEM
8 2 (3.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (1.89%) Information Security
9 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.89%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (92.45%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (90.57%) CCNA
3 43 (81.13%) CCNP
4 24 (45.28%) CCSP
5 9 (16.98%) CCIE
6 7 (13.21%) CCDA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (92.45%) Cisco
2 39 (73.58%) CheckPoint
3 10 (18.87%) Juniper
3 10 (18.87%) Palo Alto
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
6 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) F5
8 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.89%) Splunk
8 1 (1.89%) VMware
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