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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 542 531 553
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 86 98 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 74 71 73
Average salary £54,500 £53,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.83% -7.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +4 10 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Canary Wharf - 6 £50,000 -
Croydon - 4 £52,500 - 1
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 180 (92.78%) Network Security
2 163 (84.02%) Cisco
3 160 (82.47%) Firewall
4 117 (60.31%) CheckPoint
5 99 (51.03%) Cisco Certification
6 94 (48.45%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (32.47%) VPN
7 63 (32.47%) WAN
8 58 (29.90%) Juniper
8 58 (29.90%) CCSA
9 55 (28.35%) CCNA
10 54 (27.84%) CCNP
11 53 (27.32%) F5
12 52 (26.80%) LAN
13 45 (23.20%) Degree
14 44 (22.68%) Citrix
15 41 (21.13%) HP
16 40 (20.62%) Finance
17 36 (18.56%) Information Security
18 31 (15.98%) Computer Science
19 30 (15.46%) MPLS
19 30 (15.46%) SSL
20 27 (13.92%) Perl
20 27 (13.92%) Wireless
20 27 (13.92%) Hedge funds
20 27 (13.92%) Data Centre
21 26 (13.40%) BGP
22 25 (12.89%) OSPF
22 25 (12.89%) CISSP
22 25 (12.89%) SQL

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (0.52%) CloudStack
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 180 (92.78%) Network Security
2 160 (82.47%) Firewall
3 94 (48.45%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (32.47%) WAN
4 63 (32.47%) VPN
5 52 (26.80%) LAN
6 30 (15.46%) SSL
6 30 (15.46%) MPLS
7 27 (13.92%) Wireless
8 26 (13.40%) BGP
9 25 (12.89%) OSPF
10 24 (12.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (9.79%) VLAN
12 18 (9.28%) TCP/IP
13 17 (8.76%) EIGRP
14 15 (7.73%) DNS
15 12 (6.19%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (4.64%) IPsec
16 9 (4.64%) VoIP
16 9 (4.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (20.62%) Finance
2 21 (10.82%) Law
3 10 (5.15%) Banking
3 10 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.12%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.52%) CSS
2 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.98%) Computer Science
2 27 (13.92%) Hedge funds
2 27 (13.92%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.58%) SecurID
5 4 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.03%) Derivative
6 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.52%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.52%) BBC
7 1 (0.52%) DTV
7 1 (0.52%) PKI
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.34%) Linux
2 15 (7.73%) Windows
3 1 (0.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.56%) Information Security
2 21 (10.82%) SIEM
3 17 (8.76%) Load Balancing
4 15 (7.73%) Change Management
5 14 (7.22%) ITIL
5 14 (7.22%) Service Delivery
5 14 (7.22%) Change Control
6 13 (6.70%) Security Architecture
7 12 (6.19%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (5.67%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.12%) Network Design
9 8 (4.12%) Project Management
10 7 (3.61%) Network Management
10 7 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.06%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (2.06%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.06%) Risk Management
12 3 (1.55%) Data Security
12 3 (1.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.92%) Perl
2 25 (12.89%) SQL
3 24 (12.37%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.61%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 99 (51.03%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (29.90%) CCSA
3 55 (28.35%) CCNA
4 54 (27.84%) CCNP
5 45 (23.20%) Degree
6 25 (12.89%) CISSP
6 25 (12.89%) CCSE
7 20 (10.31%) CCIE
8 6 (3.09%) CCDP
8 6 (3.09%) CISM
9 5 (2.58%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.58%) JNCIE
10 4 (2.06%) CCSP
11 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.55%) CEH
11 3 (1.55%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.03%) MCSE
12 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.09%) SLA
2 6 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.03%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.12%) MOM
2 6 (3.09%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 163 (84.02%) Cisco
2 117 (60.31%) CheckPoint
3 58 (29.90%) Juniper
4 53 (27.32%) F5
5 44 (22.68%) Citrix
6 41 (21.13%) HP
7 19 (9.79%) Blue Coat
8 17 (8.76%) Fortinet
8 17 (8.76%) Microsoft
9 14 (7.22%) McAfee
10 13 (6.70%) Brocade
11 12 (6.19%) Barracuda Networks
12 10 (5.15%) SolarWinds
12 10 (5.15%) ProCurve
12 10 (5.15%) Aruba
13 9 (4.64%) SonicWALL
14 8 (4.12%) Riverbed
15 7 (3.61%) Meraki
16 6 (3.09%) VMware
17 4 (2.06%) Dell
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago