The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 180 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.029% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +17.05%
Network Security Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3374 3496 3842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.66% 96.68% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2860 2853 3177
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Manchester region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Security Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (90.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (90.00%) CCSE
2 9 (90.00%) CCIE
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (80.00%) Network Security
4 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) CCSP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) WLAN
6 1 (10.00%) BGP
6 1 (10.00%) EIGRP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (90.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (80.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCIE
2 9 (90.00%) CCSE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
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