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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 165 175 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 9 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.19% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
3605 3530 2730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.51% 96.34% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 2834 2208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,635 £24,000 £24,000
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
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 27 March 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (100.00%) Network Security
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) CCNP
4 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 13 (61.90%) Games
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 9 (42.86%) MPLS
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Juniper
8 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (23.81%) CCNA
10 4 (19.05%) CCSA
11 3 (14.29%) Project Management
11 3 (14.29%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) Linux
11 3 (14.29%) LAN
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 2 (9.52%) CCSP
12 2 (9.52%) BGP
12 2 (9.52%) DMZ
12 2 (9.52%) Internet
12 2 (9.52%) Wireless
12 2 (9.52%) VoIP
12 2 (9.52%) UNIX
12 2 (9.52%) Windows

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Network Security
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (42.86%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) DMZ
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
8 1 (4.76%) FTP
8 1 (4.76%) SNMP
General
1 13 (61.90%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
1 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (23.81%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) CCSA
6 2 (9.52%) CCSP
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (9.52%) UAG
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.52%) ScanSafe
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.76%) LANDesk