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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 525 590 525
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 109 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 97 64 68
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
40569 45917 40808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.82% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34311 38472 34322
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +55 23 £52,500 -9.48% 3
Docklands, London +7 6 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 207 (94.09%) Network Security
2 173 (78.64%) Cisco
3 169 (76.82%) Firewall
4 129 (58.64%) CheckPoint
5 126 (57.27%) Cisco Certification
6 86 (39.09%) Cisco ASA
7 79 (35.91%) CCNA
8 70 (31.82%) VPN
9 69 (31.36%) Juniper
10 63 (28.64%) CCNP
11 60 (27.27%) WAN
11 60 (27.27%) F5
12 55 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 53 (24.09%) LAN
14 51 (23.18%) Linux
15 48 (21.82%) Finance
16 46 (20.91%) Windows
17 45 (20.45%) CCSA
18 44 (20.00%) TCP/IP
19 42 (19.09%) SSL
19 42 (19.09%) HP
20 41 (18.64%) Degree
21 40 (18.18%) Citrix
22 39 (17.73%) Wireless
23 36 (16.36%) BGP
24 35 (15.91%) OSPF
25 34 (15.45%) EIGRP
25 34 (15.45%) SIEM
26 33 (15.00%) Information Security
27 31 (14.09%) CISSP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (0.45%) CloudStack
Applications
1 13 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 207 (94.09%) Network Security
2 169 (76.82%) Firewall
3 86 (39.09%) Cisco ASA
4 70 (31.82%) VPN
5 60 (27.27%) WAN
6 53 (24.09%) LAN
7 44 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 42 (19.09%) SSL
9 39 (17.73%) Wireless
10 36 (16.36%) BGP
11 35 (15.91%) OSPF
12 34 (15.45%) EIGRP
13 29 (13.18%) VLAN
14 25 (11.36%) MPLS
15 24 (10.91%) Cisco IOS
16 23 (10.45%) NetScreen
17 22 (10.00%) DNS
18 21 (9.55%) Cisco Nexus
19 20 (9.09%) VoIP
20 18 (8.18%) Wireshark
General
1 48 (21.82%) Finance
2 20 (9.09%) Law
3 9 (4.09%) Multimedia
4 6 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.18%) SOAP
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 28 (12.73%) Computer Science
3 26 (11.82%) Hedge funds
4 9 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.91%) SecurID
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.18%) Linux
2 46 (20.91%) Windows
3 25 (11.36%) UNIX
4 7 (3.18%) Windows XP
4 7 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.45%) SIEM
2 33 (15.00%) Information Security
3 22 (10.00%) Change Management
4 21 (9.55%) Load Balancing
5 13 (5.91%) Problem Management
6 12 (5.45%) ITIL
7 11 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (4.55%) Project Management
8 10 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.09%) Risk Management
9 9 (4.09%) Migration
9 9 (4.09%) Security Architecture
9 9 (4.09%) Network Management
9 9 (4.09%) DDoS Mitigation
9 9 (4.09%) Change Control
10 8 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (3.18%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.18%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (3.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.73%) Perl
2 26 (11.82%) SQL
3 22 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.55%) Python
4 10 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.45%) Ruby
5 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 126 (57.27%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (35.91%) CCNA
3 63 (28.64%) CCNP
4 45 (20.45%) CCSA
5 41 (18.64%) Degree
6 31 (14.09%) CISSP
7 29 (13.18%) CCSE
8 14 (6.36%) CCIE
9 11 (5.00%) CISM
10 10 (4.55%) CCDP
10 10 (4.55%) CEH
10 10 (4.55%) JNCIA
11 9 (4.09%) JNCIS
11 9 (4.09%) SC Cleared
11 9 (4.09%) Security Cleared
12 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (3.18%) MCSE
13 6 (2.73%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.18%) iptables
3 6 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.27%) Snort
5 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.91%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.73%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.82%) Nessus
3 4 (1.82%) MOM
4 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 173 (78.64%) Cisco
2 129 (58.64%) CheckPoint
3 69 (31.36%) Juniper
4 60 (27.27%) F5
5 42 (19.09%) HP
6 40 (18.18%) Citrix
7 30 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 24 (10.91%) Fortinet
9 22 (10.00%) Blue Coat
10 19 (8.64%) Brocade
11 18 (8.18%) McAfee
12 16 (7.27%) Riverbed
13 12 (5.45%) VMware
14 11 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
15 10 (4.55%) Dell
16 8 (3.64%) Aruba
17 7 (3.18%) Symantec
17 7 (3.18%) IronPort
17 7 (3.18%) Foundry
18 6 (2.73%) SonicWALL
City, London
HP Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-85k base + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
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
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago