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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 507 570 547
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 108 50 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 61
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
42416 42167 44994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.81% 93.93% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35749 35452 38742
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +41 33 £53,000 +6.00% 7
Hounslow - 8 £52,500 -
Greenford - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 172 (89.12%) Network Security
2 165 (85.49%) Cisco
3 150 (77.72%) Firewall
4 129 (66.84%) Cisco Certification
5 123 (63.73%) CheckPoint
6 121 (62.69%) CCNP
7 85 (44.04%) Juniper
8 78 (40.41%) VPN
9 64 (33.16%) WAN
10 63 (32.64%) LAN
11 56 (29.02%) Finance
12 52 (26.94%) CCNA
13 51 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
14 48 (24.87%) Cisco IOS
15 43 (22.28%) Windows
15 43 (22.28%) F5
16 42 (21.76%) SSL
17 35 (18.13%) CCSA
18 33 (17.10%) Blue Coat
18 33 (17.10%) SolarWinds
19 32 (16.58%) TCP/IP
20 31 (16.06%) SQL Server
20 31 (16.06%) Information Security
20 31 (16.06%) Wireless
21 30 (15.54%) Telecoms
21 30 (15.54%) Microsoft
22 29 (15.03%) OSPF
23 27 (13.99%) BGP
24 25 (12.95%) MPLS
25 23 (11.92%) Perl

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 21 (10.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.52%) Lync
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 172 (89.12%) Network Security
2 150 (77.72%) Firewall
3 78 (40.41%) VPN
4 64 (33.16%) WAN
5 63 (32.64%) LAN
6 51 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (24.87%) Cisco IOS
8 42 (21.76%) SSL
9 32 (16.58%) TCP/IP
10 31 (16.06%) Wireless
11 29 (15.03%) OSPF
12 27 (13.99%) BGP
13 25 (12.95%) MPLS
14 22 (11.40%) NetScreen
15 19 (9.84%) VoIP
15 19 (9.84%) HSRP
16 17 (8.81%) VLAN
16 17 (8.81%) Junos
16 17 (8.81%) EIGRP
17 16 (8.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.06%) SQL Server
General
1 56 (29.02%) Finance
2 30 (15.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.59%) Legal
4 4 (2.07%) Banking
4 4 (2.07%) Law
5 3 (1.55%) Games
6 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.11%) Web Services
2 3 (1.55%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.84%) Computer Science
1 19 (9.84%) Hedge funds
2 15 (7.77%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (5.18%) PKI
4 6 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.59%) SecurID
6 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.55%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.55%) Online Games
7 3 (1.55%) Social Gaming
8 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.52%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.28%) Windows
2 21 (10.88%) Linux
3 17 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (5.70%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.11%) UNIX
5 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.06%) Information Security
2 23 (11.92%) Network Management
3 22 (11.40%) Load Balancing
4 18 (9.33%) Change Control
5 17 (8.81%) SIEM
5 17 (8.81%) Asset Management
6 16 (8.29%) Project Management
7 15 (7.77%) Network Design
8 13 (6.74%) Algorithmic Trading
9 12 (6.22%) Migration
10 8 (4.15%) Data Security
10 8 (4.15%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (4.15%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (2.59%) ITIL
12 4 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.07%) Computer Security
12 4 (2.07%) WAN Optimisation
13 3 (1.55%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (1.55%) Security Architecture
13 3 (1.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.92%) Perl
2 20 (10.36%) PowerShell
3 18 (9.33%) SQL
4 6 (3.11%) Python
5 3 (1.55%) VB
6 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 129 (66.84%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (62.69%) CCNP
3 52 (26.94%) CCNA
4 35 (18.13%) CCSA
5 23 (11.92%) CCSE
6 22 (11.40%) Degree
7 14 (7.25%) CISSP
7 14 (7.25%) CCIE
8 12 (6.22%) CCDP
9 10 (5.18%) JNCIA
10 8 (4.15%) CCDA
10 8 (4.15%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.63%) MCSE
11 7 (3.63%) MCSA
11 7 (3.63%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.63%) MCITP
11 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.07%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.55%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (6.22%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.59%) QA
3 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (1.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.63%) ProxySG
2 7 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.07%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.04%) Nmap
4 2 (1.04%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) UAG
5 1 (0.52%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (10.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.55%) OpenView
3 3 (1.55%) Cacti
4 2 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.04%) SCOM
5 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 165 (85.49%) Cisco
2 123 (63.73%) CheckPoint
3 85 (44.04%) Juniper
4 43 (22.28%) F5
5 33 (17.10%) SolarWinds
5 33 (17.10%) Blue Coat
6 30 (15.54%) Microsoft
7 23 (11.92%) Aruba
8 22 (11.40%) Citrix
9 21 (10.88%) Nokia
10 14 (7.25%) VMware
11 11 (5.70%) McAfee
11 11 (5.70%) SonicWALL
12 10 (5.18%) Brocade
13 8 (4.15%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.63%) Mitel
15 6 (3.11%) Symantec
15 6 (3.11%) Oracle
16 5 (2.59%) HP
16 5 (2.59%) Sophos
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