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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 522 587 543
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 107 72 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 58 58
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,250 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
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 £31,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +45 23 £52,500 -3.66% 1
Docklands, London +3 10 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 212 (91.77%) Network Security
2 180 (77.92%) Cisco
3 175 (75.76%) Firewall
4 142 (61.47%) Cisco Certification
5 134 (58.01%) CheckPoint
6 79 (34.20%) CCNP
7 78 (33.77%) CCNA
8 76 (32.90%) Juniper
9 73 (31.60%) Cisco ASA
10 72 (31.17%) VPN
11 59 (25.54%) F5
12 56 (24.24%) Linux
13 53 (22.94%) Windows
13 53 (22.94%) WAN
14 51 (22.08%) TCP/IP
14 51 (22.08%) Finance
15 47 (20.35%) LAN
16 45 (19.48%) SSL
17 40 (17.32%) CCSA
17 40 (17.32%) Degree
18 39 (16.88%) Information Security
18 39 (16.88%) Wireless
19 37 (16.02%) BGP
19 37 (16.02%) SIEM
20 36 (15.58%) OSPF
21 35 (15.15%) EIGRP
22 34 (14.72%) HP
23 33 (14.29%) CCSE
24 31 (13.42%) Microsoft
25 30 (12.99%) VLAN

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (2.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.43%) CloudStack
Applications
1 15 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 212 (91.77%) Network Security
2 175 (75.76%) Firewall
3 73 (31.60%) Cisco ASA
4 72 (31.17%) VPN
5 53 (22.94%) WAN
6 51 (22.08%) TCP/IP
7 47 (20.35%) LAN
8 45 (19.48%) SSL
9 39 (16.88%) Wireless
10 37 (16.02%) BGP
11 36 (15.58%) OSPF
12 35 (15.15%) EIGRP
13 30 (12.99%) VLAN
14 28 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
15 26 (11.26%) DNS
16 23 (9.96%) NetScreen
17 21 (9.09%) MPLS
18 19 (8.23%) Cisco Nexus
19 18 (7.79%) Wireshark
19 18 (7.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.16%) SQL Server
General
1 51 (22.08%) Finance
2 19 (8.23%) Law
3 9 (3.90%) Multimedia
4 6 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.16%) Banking
6 4 (1.73%) Retail
7 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.03%) SOAP
2 2 (0.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.69%) Hedge funds
2 23 (9.96%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.87%) PKI
6 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (24.24%) Linux
2 53 (22.94%) Windows
3 27 (11.69%) UNIX
4 11 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.88%) Information Security
2 37 (16.02%) SIEM
3 24 (10.39%) Change Management
4 20 (8.66%) Load Balancing
5 15 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (5.63%) Problem Management
7 11 (4.76%) Network Design
7 11 (4.76%) ITIL
7 11 (4.76%) Project Management
7 11 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 11 (4.76%) Migration
8 10 (4.33%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (3.90%) Asset Management
9 9 (3.90%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.46%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (3.46%) Change Control
11 7 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (3.03%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.03%) Identity Management
11 7 (3.03%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.55%) Perl
2 25 (10.82%) SQL
3 24 (10.39%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.33%) Python
4 10 (4.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.87%) Ruby
5 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 142 (61.47%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (34.20%) CCNP
3 78 (33.77%) CCNA
4 40 (17.32%) CCSA
4 40 (17.32%) Degree
5 33 (14.29%) CCSE
6 29 (12.55%) CISSP
7 15 (6.49%) CCDP
8 14 (6.06%) CCIE
9 13 (5.63%) SC Cleared
9 13 (5.63%) Security Cleared
10 11 (4.76%) CISM
10 11 (4.76%) CEH
10 11 (4.76%) JNCIA
10 11 (4.76%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (3.03%) MCSE
12 6 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (2.16%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (1.73%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.46%) Snort
3 7 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.03%) iptables
4 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.87%) Firmware
6 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (4.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.60%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.30%) Nessus
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 180 (77.92%) Cisco
2 134 (58.01%) CheckPoint
3 76 (32.90%) Juniper
4 59 (25.54%) F5
5 34 (14.72%) HP
6 31 (13.42%) Microsoft
7 27 (11.69%) Blue Coat
7 27 (11.69%) Fortinet
8 25 (10.82%) Citrix
9 19 (8.23%) Riverbed
10 18 (7.79%) McAfee
11 17 (7.36%) Brocade
12 16 (6.93%) VMware
13 10 (4.33%) Dell
13 10 (4.33%) Symantec
13 10 (4.33%) IronPort
14 9 (3.90%) Barracuda Networks
15 8 (3.46%) Aruba
16 7 (3.03%) Foundry
17 6 (2.60%) Websense
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + on call allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 6 days ago