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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 535 582 532
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 97 80 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 91 67 75
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
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
41812 46833 41321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.66% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35435 39378 34737
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +33 14 £67,500 +16.37% 3
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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
2 167 (81.07%) Cisco
3 160 (77.67%) Firewall
4 128 (62.14%) CheckPoint
5 102 (49.51%) Cisco Certification
6 99 (48.06%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (30.58%) Juniper
7 63 (30.58%) VPN
7 63 (30.58%) CCNA
8 59 (28.64%) F5
9 56 (27.18%) WAN
10 51 (24.76%) Citrix
11 50 (24.27%) CCSA
12 49 (23.79%) HP
13 47 (22.82%) Finance
14 46 (22.33%) CCNP
15 45 (21.84%) LAN
16 38 (18.45%) Degree
17 37 (17.96%) Data Centre
17 37 (17.96%) SSL
18 36 (17.48%) Wireless
19 35 (16.99%) Information Security
20 32 (15.53%) TCP/IP
21 30 (14.56%) Linux
21 30 (14.56%) MPLS
21 30 (14.56%) SIEM
22 28 (13.59%) Computer Science
22 28 (13.59%) Windows
23 27 (13.11%) CISSP
24 26 (12.62%) OSPF

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (0.97%) 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
2 160 (77.67%) Firewall
3 99 (48.06%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (30.58%) VPN
5 56 (27.18%) WAN
6 45 (21.84%) LAN
7 37 (17.96%) SSL
8 36 (17.48%) Wireless
9 32 (15.53%) TCP/IP
10 30 (14.56%) MPLS
11 26 (12.62%) OSPF
11 26 (12.62%) BGP
12 24 (11.65%) VLAN
13 22 (10.68%) EIGRP
14 19 (9.22%) DNS
14 19 (9.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (8.25%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (6.31%) NetScreen
16 13 (6.31%) NetScaler
17 12 (5.83%) HSRP
General
1 47 (22.82%) Finance
2 25 (12.14%) Law
3 12 (5.83%) Multimedia
4 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.94%) Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) CSS
1 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.96%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.59%) Computer Science
3 23 (11.17%) Hedge funds
4 9 (4.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.94%) SecurID
6 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.56%) Linux
2 28 (13.59%) Windows
3 7 (3.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.99%) Information Security
2 30 (14.56%) SIEM
3 23 (11.17%) Change Management
4 20 (9.71%) Load Balancing
5 15 (7.28%) ITIL
6 14 (6.80%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.83%) Problem Management
7 12 (5.83%) Security Architecture
8 10 (4.85%) Change Control
9 9 (4.37%) Project Management
9 9 (4.37%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (4.37%) DDoS Mitigation
10 7 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (3.40%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.40%) Network Management
10 7 (3.40%) Asset Management
11 6 (2.91%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.91%) Mentoring
11 6 (2.91%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.43%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.62%) Perl
2 21 (10.19%) SQL
3 20 (9.71%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.85%) Python
5 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.49%) Ruby
6 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 102 (49.51%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (30.58%) CCNA
3 50 (24.27%) CCSA
4 46 (22.33%) CCNP
5 38 (18.45%) Degree
6 27 (13.11%) CISSP
7 22 (10.68%) CCSE
8 15 (7.28%) CCIE
9 10 (4.85%) CCDP
10 9 (4.37%) CISM
11 8 (3.88%) CEH
12 5 (2.43%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.94%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.94%) CCSP
13 4 (1.94%) MCSE
13 4 (1.94%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.43%) SLA
3 4 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.46%) Snort
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
4 1 (0.49%) UAG
4 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.88%) MOM
2 7 (3.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.97%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.49%) Nessus
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 167 (81.07%) Cisco
2 128 (62.14%) CheckPoint
3 63 (30.58%) Juniper
4 59 (28.64%) F5
5 51 (24.76%) Citrix
6 49 (23.79%) HP
7 23 (11.17%) Blue Coat
8 21 (10.19%) Microsoft
9 20 (9.71%) Fortinet
10 19 (9.22%) Brocade
10 19 (9.22%) McAfee
11 17 (8.25%) Riverbed
12 12 (5.83%) Barracuda Networks
13 10 (4.85%) ProCurve
13 10 (4.85%) Dell
14 9 (4.37%) SolarWinds
14 9 (4.37%) SonicWALL
14 9 (4.37%) Aruba
15 7 (3.40%) VMware
15 7 (3.40%) Meraki
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Car Allowance Phone, Laptop, Benef
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago