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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 522 571 556
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 109 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 60
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.17%
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 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 21 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
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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 36 £54,000 +8.00% 8
Hounslow - 8 £52,500 -
Docklands, London -8 1 £51,000 -11.30%
Greenford - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 (89.58%) Network Security
2 161 (83.85%) Cisco
3 148 (77.08%) Firewall
4 132 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
5 125 (65.10%) CCNP
6 122 (63.54%) CheckPoint
7 85 (44.27%) Juniper
8 80 (41.67%) VPN
9 68 (35.42%) WAN
10 66 (34.38%) LAN
11 57 (29.69%) Finance
12 53 (27.60%) CCNA
13 49 (25.52%) Cisco IOS
13 49 (25.52%) Cisco ASA
14 45 (23.44%) Windows
15 44 (22.92%) SSL
16 40 (20.83%) F5
17 37 (19.27%) SolarWinds
18 36 (18.75%) CCSA
19 35 (18.23%) TCP/IP
20 33 (17.19%) Wireless
21 32 (16.67%) Information Security
21 32 (16.67%) Telecoms
22 31 (16.15%) Blue Coat
22 31 (16.15%) OSPF
23 30 (15.63%) SQL Server
24 29 (15.10%) Microsoft
24 29 (15.10%) BGP
25 26 (13.54%) MPLS
25 26 (13.54%) CCSE

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 20 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.52%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 172 (89.58%) Network Security
2 148 (77.08%) Firewall
3 80 (41.67%) VPN
4 68 (35.42%) WAN
5 66 (34.38%) LAN
6 49 (25.52%) Cisco IOS
6 49 (25.52%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (22.92%) SSL
8 35 (18.23%) TCP/IP
9 33 (17.19%) Wireless
10 31 (16.15%) OSPF
11 29 (15.10%) BGP
12 26 (13.54%) MPLS
13 21 (10.94%) VoIP
13 21 (10.94%) NetScreen
13 21 (10.94%) HSRP
14 19 (9.90%) EIGRP
15 18 (9.38%) VLAN
16 17 (8.85%) GLBP
16 17 (8.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.63%) SQL Server
General
1 57 (29.69%) Finance
2 32 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.13%) Legal
4 3 (1.56%) Games
4 3 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.13%) Web Services
2 3 (1.56%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.94%) Hedge funds
2 19 (9.90%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.85%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (5.21%) PKI
5 7 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.13%) SecurID
7 4 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.08%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.56%) Online Games
8 3 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.56%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) AVVID
9 1 (0.52%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.44%) Windows
2 22 (11.46%) Linux
3 15 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.67%) Information Security
2 25 (13.02%) Network Management
3 23 (11.98%) Load Balancing
4 20 (10.42%) Change Control
5 19 (9.90%) Asset Management
6 17 (8.85%) SIEM
7 15 (7.81%) Project Management
7 15 (7.81%) Network Design
8 14 (7.29%) Algorithmic Trading
9 10 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (5.21%) Migration
10 9 (4.69%) Data Security
11 8 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.60%) Computer Security
12 5 (2.60%) WAN Optimisation
13 4 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.08%) ITIL
13 4 (2.08%) Process Management
13 4 (2.08%) Programme Management
14 3 (1.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.54%) Perl
2 22 (11.46%) PowerShell
3 20 (10.42%) SQL
4 6 (3.13%) Python
5 4 (2.08%) VB
6 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 132 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (65.10%) CCNP
3 53 (27.60%) CCNA
4 36 (18.75%) CCSA
5 26 (13.54%) CCSE
6 23 (11.98%) Degree
7 15 (7.81%) CISSP
8 13 (6.77%) CCIE
9 11 (5.73%) CCDP
9 11 (5.73%) JNCIA
10 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.17%) JNCIS
10 8 (4.17%) CCDA
11 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (3.65%) MCSE
11 7 (3.65%) MCSA
11 7 (3.65%) MCITP
12 4 (2.08%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.77%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.60%) QA
4 4 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.65%) ProxySG
2 7 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.04%) vSphere
4 2 (1.04%) Nmap
5 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.52%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (10.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.08%) Cacti
2 4 (2.08%) OpenView
2 4 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.04%) SCOM
3 2 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 161 (83.85%) Cisco
2 122 (63.54%) CheckPoint
3 85 (44.27%) Juniper
4 40 (20.83%) F5
5 37 (19.27%) SolarWinds
6 31 (16.15%) Blue Coat
7 29 (15.10%) Microsoft
8 24 (12.50%) Aruba
9 21 (10.94%) Citrix
10 19 (9.90%) Nokia
11 14 (7.29%) VMware
12 13 (6.77%) SonicWALL
13 11 (5.73%) Brocade
14 9 (4.69%) McAfee
15 7 (3.65%) Mitel
16 6 (3.13%) Fortinet
16 6 (3.13%) Oracle
16 6 (3.13%) Symantec
16 6 (3.13%) Sophos
17 5 (2.60%) Dell
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