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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 532 536 572
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 97 80 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 62
Average salary £53,250 £57,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.39% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +35 38 £55,000 +10.00%
Docklands, London -5 2 £52,250 -9.13%
Hounslow - 2 £52,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 156 (90.17%) Network Security
2 139 (80.35%) Cisco
3 136 (78.61%) Firewall
4 129 (74.57%) Cisco Certification
5 115 (66.47%) CheckPoint
6 110 (63.58%) CCNP
7 76 (43.93%) Juniper
8 74 (42.77%) VPN
9 68 (39.31%) WAN
10 64 (36.99%) CCNA
11 63 (36.42%) LAN
12 54 (31.21%) Finance
13 44 (25.43%) Cisco IOS
14 41 (23.70%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (23.12%) CCSA
16 39 (22.54%) Windows
16 39 (22.54%) SolarWinds
17 38 (21.97%) Wireless
18 35 (20.23%) TCP/IP
18 35 (20.23%) SSL
18 35 (20.23%) F5
19 34 (19.65%) OSPF
19 34 (19.65%) Information Security
20 33 (19.08%) Telecoms
21 32 (18.50%) CCSE
21 32 (18.50%) Perl
22 31 (17.92%) Network Management
23 30 (17.34%) BGP
24 29 (16.76%) MPLS
24 29 (16.76%) PowerShell

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 11 (6.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.58%) Lync
2 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 156 (90.17%) Network Security
2 136 (78.61%) Firewall
3 74 (42.77%) VPN
4 68 (39.31%) WAN
5 63 (36.42%) LAN
6 44 (25.43%) Cisco IOS
7 41 (23.70%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (21.97%) Wireless
9 35 (20.23%) TCP/IP
9 35 (20.23%) SSL
10 34 (19.65%) OSPF
11 30 (17.34%) BGP
12 29 (16.76%) MPLS
13 23 (13.29%) HSRP
14 22 (12.72%) VoIP
15 21 (12.14%) VLAN
16 20 (11.56%) EIGRP
17 19 (10.98%) RIP
17 19 (10.98%) VPLS
17 19 (10.98%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
General
1 54 (31.21%) Finance
2 33 (19.08%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.47%) Legal
3 6 (3.47%) Banking
4 4 (2.31%) Retail
5 3 (1.73%) Games
5 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.47%) Web Services
2 3 (1.73%) Middleware
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.18%) Hedge funds
2 22 (12.72%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.83%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.47%) SecurID
4 6 (3.47%) PKI
5 4 (2.31%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.73%) Social Gaming
6 3 (1.73%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.73%) Online Games
7 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.54%) Windows
2 21 (12.14%) Linux
3 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.65%) Information Security
2 31 (17.92%) Network Management
3 23 (13.29%) Change Control
4 22 (12.72%) Asset Management
5 19 (10.98%) Load Balancing
6 17 (9.83%) Algorithmic Trading
7 16 (9.25%) SIEM
8 12 (6.94%) Network Design
9 11 (6.36%) Project Management
9 11 (6.36%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (5.20%) Data Security
11 7 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (3.47%) Migration
13 5 (2.89%) Identity Management
14 4 (2.31%) Validation
14 4 (2.31%) Programme Management
14 4 (2.31%) Process Management
14 4 (2.31%) WAN Optimisation
14 4 (2.31%) Release Management
14 4 (2.31%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.50%) Perl
2 29 (16.76%) PowerShell
3 26 (15.03%) SQL
4 6 (3.47%) Python
5 3 (1.73%) VB
5 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 129 (74.57%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (63.58%) CCNP
3 64 (36.99%) CCNA
4 40 (23.12%) CCSA
5 32 (18.50%) CCSE
6 28 (16.18%) Degree
7 18 (10.40%) CISSP
8 16 (9.25%) JNCIA
9 12 (6.94%) JNCIS
10 9 (5.20%) CCIE
10 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
11 8 (4.62%) SC Cleared
12 7 (4.05%) MCITP
12 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (4.05%) MCSE
12 7 (4.05%) MCSA
13 4 (2.31%) CCSP
13 4 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.73%) HP APS
15 2 (1.16%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.51%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.89%) QA
4 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (1.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.89%) ProxySG
2 5 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.31%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.16%) Nmap
4 2 (1.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) UAG
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (9.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.05%) OpenView
3 4 (2.31%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.73%) Cacti
4 3 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 139 (80.35%) Cisco
2 115 (66.47%) CheckPoint
3 76 (43.93%) Juniper
4 39 (22.54%) SolarWinds
5 35 (20.23%) F5
6 27 (15.61%) Aruba
7 21 (12.14%) Microsoft
8 19 (10.98%) Citrix
8 19 (10.98%) Blue Coat
9 13 (7.51%) SonicWALL
10 11 (6.36%) Brocade
10 11 (6.36%) VMware
11 9 (5.20%) McAfee
12 8 (4.62%) Nokia
13 7 (4.05%) Mitel
14 6 (3.47%) Sophos
14 6 (3.47%) Oracle
15 5 (2.89%) HP
15 5 (2.89%) Dell
15 5 (2.89%) Symantec
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