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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 533 572 569
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 105 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 72 53 59
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £85,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.95%
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
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 £77,500 £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 30 September 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 September 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 +46 37 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Hounslow - 5 £52,500 -
Docklands, London -6 2 £52,250 -9.13%
Greenford - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 169 (90.37%) Network Security
2 150 (80.21%) Cisco
3 147 (78.61%) Firewall
4 133 (71.12%) Cisco Certification
5 120 (64.17%) CheckPoint
6 119 (63.64%) CCNP
7 80 (42.78%) Juniper
8 76 (40.64%) VPN
9 66 (35.29%) WAN
10 61 (32.62%) LAN
10 61 (32.62%) CCNA
11 58 (31.02%) Finance
12 48 (25.67%) Cisco IOS
13 46 (24.60%) Windows
14 45 (24.06%) Cisco ASA
15 42 (22.46%) CCSA
16 40 (21.39%) SSL
16 40 (21.39%) SolarWinds
17 36 (19.25%) F5
18 35 (18.72%) TCP/IP
18 35 (18.72%) Information Security
19 33 (17.65%) Perl
20 32 (17.11%) CCSE
20 32 (17.11%) Wireless
20 32 (17.11%) Telecoms
21 31 (16.58%) OSPF
22 29 (15.51%) PowerShell
23 28 (14.97%) SQL Server
23 28 (14.97%) BGP
24 27 (14.44%) MPLS

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.53%) Lync
2 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.07%) S-PLUS
2 2 (1.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 169 (90.37%) Network Security
2 147 (78.61%) Firewall
3 76 (40.64%) VPN
4 66 (35.29%) WAN
5 61 (32.62%) LAN
6 48 (25.67%) Cisco IOS
7 45 (24.06%) Cisco ASA
8 40 (21.39%) SSL
9 35 (18.72%) TCP/IP
10 32 (17.11%) Wireless
11 31 (16.58%) OSPF
12 28 (14.97%) BGP
13 27 (14.44%) MPLS
14 22 (11.76%) HSRP
15 21 (11.23%) NetScreen
15 21 (11.23%) VoIP
16 20 (10.70%) EIGRP
17 19 (10.16%) VLAN
18 18 (9.63%) VPLS
18 18 (9.63%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.97%) SQL Server
General
1 58 (31.02%) Finance
2 32 (17.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.21%) Legal
4 4 (2.14%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.21%) Web Services
2 3 (1.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.44%) Hedge funds
2 22 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.16%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (4.81%) PKI
5 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.21%) SecurID
7 4 (2.14%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.14%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.60%) Online Games
8 3 (1.60%) Social Gaming
8 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.53%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.60%) Windows
2 21 (11.23%) Linux
3 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.72%) Information Security
2 27 (14.44%) Network Management
3 22 (11.76%) Change Control
4 21 (11.23%) Load Balancing
4 21 (11.23%) Asset Management
5 19 (10.16%) SIEM
6 17 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
7 15 (8.02%) Project Management
8 13 (6.95%) Network Design
9 10 (5.35%) Migration
9 10 (5.35%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (4.81%) Data Security
11 7 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.67%) Identity Management
12 5 (2.67%) Computer Security
12 5 (2.67%) WAN Optimisation
13 4 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.14%) Programme Management
13 4 (2.14%) Process Management
14 3 (1.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.65%) Perl
2 29 (15.51%) PowerShell
3 26 (13.90%) SQL
4 6 (3.21%) Python
5 4 (2.14%) VB
6 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 133 (71.12%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (63.64%) CCNP
3 61 (32.62%) CCNA
4 42 (22.46%) CCSA
5 32 (17.11%) CCSE
6 27 (14.44%) Degree
7 17 (9.09%) CISSP
8 13 (6.95%) JNCIA
9 10 (5.35%) JNCIS
10 8 (4.28%) CCIE
11 7 (3.74%) MCSE
11 7 (3.74%) MCSA
11 7 (3.74%) MCITP
11 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (3.74%) Security Cleared
12 6 (3.21%) CCDP
13 5 (2.67%) CCDA
14 4 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (2.14%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.60%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.95%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.67%) QA
4 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.74%) ProxySG
3 5 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.07%) Nmap
5 2 (1.07%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) UAG
6 1 (0.53%) XenApp
6 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (10.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.14%) Cacti
2 4 (2.14%) OpenView
2 4 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.53%) SCOM
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 150 (80.21%) Cisco
2 120 (64.17%) CheckPoint
3 80 (42.78%) Juniper
4 40 (21.39%) SolarWinds
5 36 (19.25%) F5
6 26 (13.90%) Aruba
6 26 (13.90%) Blue Coat
6 26 (13.90%) Microsoft
7 20 (10.70%) Citrix
8 16 (8.56%) Nokia
9 13 (6.95%) SonicWALL
10 11 (5.88%) VMware
11 10 (5.35%) Brocade
12 8 (4.28%) McAfee
13 7 (3.74%) Mitel
14 6 (3.21%) Symantec
14 6 (3.21%) Sophos
14 6 (3.21%) Oracle
15 5 (2.67%) Dell
15 5 (2.67%) Fortinet
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