The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 524 562 529
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 97 84 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87 67 80
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,200 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.01%
Network Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41192 44708 41427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.24% 93.41% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34954 37540 34642
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the London region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in London

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 9 £62,500 +7.75% 1
Croydon - 1 £52,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 190 (92.23%) Network Security
2 172 (83.50%) Cisco
3 164 (79.61%) Firewall
4 129 (62.62%) CheckPoint
5 102 (49.51%) Cisco ASA
6 101 (49.03%) Cisco Certification
7 63 (30.58%) VPN
8 62 (30.10%) WAN
9 61 (29.61%) CCNA
10 56 (27.18%) Juniper
11 55 (26.70%) CCSA
12 53 (25.73%) LAN
12 53 (25.73%) F5
13 51 (24.76%) HP
14 50 (24.27%) Citrix
15 48 (23.30%) CCNP
16 43 (20.87%) Finance
17 38 (18.45%) Wireless
18 37 (17.96%) Degree
19 36 (17.48%) Data Centre
20 35 (16.99%) Information Security
21 34 (16.50%) MPLS
22 33 (16.02%) SSL
23 30 (14.56%) BGP
24 29 (14.08%) OSPF
24 29 (14.08%) TCP/IP
24 29 (14.08%) Linux
24 29 (14.08%) Computer Science
25 26 (12.62%) CISSP
26 25 (12.14%) Perl

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.49%) CloudStack
Applications
1 11 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 190 (92.23%) Network Security
2 164 (79.61%) Firewall
3 102 (49.51%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (30.58%) VPN
5 62 (30.10%) WAN
6 53 (25.73%) LAN
7 38 (18.45%) Wireless
8 34 (16.50%) MPLS
9 33 (16.02%) SSL
10 30 (14.56%) BGP
11 29 (14.08%) TCP/IP
11 29 (14.08%) OSPF
12 25 (12.14%) VLAN
12 25 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (10.68%) EIGRP
14 17 (8.25%) DNS
14 17 (8.25%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (6.80%) NetScaler
16 12 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (5.34%) HSRP
General
1 43 (20.87%) Finance
2 25 (12.14%) Law
3 11 (5.34%) Multimedia
4 9 (4.37%) Banking
5 8 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.49%) CSS
2 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.48%) Data Centre
2 29 (14.08%) Computer Science
3 22 (10.68%) Hedge funds
4 10 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.43%) SecurID
7 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.49%) Derivative
8 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.08%) Linux
2 22 (10.68%) Windows
3 3 (1.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.99%) Information Security
2 23 (11.17%) Change Management
2 23 (11.17%) SIEM
3 21 (10.19%) Load Balancing
4 15 (7.28%) ITIL
5 14 (6.80%) Service Delivery
6 13 (6.31%) Security Architecture
7 12 (5.83%) Change Control
8 9 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (4.37%) Problem Management
9 8 (3.88%) Project Management
9 8 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (3.88%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.40%) DDoS Mitigation
10 7 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (3.40%) Network Management
10 7 (3.40%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.40%) Network Design
11 6 (2.91%) Risk Management
12 5 (2.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.14%) Perl
2 21 (10.19%) SQL
3 20 (9.71%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.37%) Python
5 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (49.03%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (29.61%) CCNA
3 55 (26.70%) CCSA
4 48 (23.30%) CCNP
5 37 (17.96%) Degree
6 26 (12.62%) CISSP
7 25 (12.14%) CCSE
8 16 (7.77%) CCIE
9 10 (4.85%) CCDP
10 9 (4.37%) CISM
11 7 (3.40%) CEH
12 5 (2.43%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.94%) CCSP
13 4 (1.94%) MCSE
13 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.46%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.91%) SLA
2 6 (2.91%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.97%) Snort
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
4 1 (0.49%) UAG
4 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (3.88%) MOM
2 7 (3.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.46%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.49%) Nessus
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 172 (83.50%) Cisco
2 129 (62.62%) CheckPoint
3 56 (27.18%) Juniper
4 53 (25.73%) F5
5 51 (24.76%) HP
6 50 (24.27%) Citrix
7 22 (10.68%) Blue Coat
8 20 (9.71%) Fortinet
9 19 (9.22%) Microsoft
10 17 (8.25%) Brocade
10 17 (8.25%) Riverbed
11 16 (7.77%) McAfee
12 12 (5.83%) Barracuda Networks
13 11 (5.34%) Aruba
14 10 (4.85%) ProCurve
14 10 (4.85%) Dell
15 9 (4.37%) VMware
15 9 (4.37%) SolarWinds
15 9 (4.37%) SonicWALL
16 8 (3.88%) Meraki
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Additional benefits:- Private Medical/ Great Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience, plus benefi
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago