The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 222 224 243
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 6 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 2
Median salary £43,500 £51,250 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.12% +3.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £39,500 £47,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £57,500 £51,950
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5317 5883 6569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.19% 96.52% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4709 5259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 4 £43,500 -
Cheshire +25 1 - -
Manchester -5 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Network Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (82.35%) F5
2 14 (82.35%) Network Security
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
4 9 (52.94%) CCSE
4 9 (52.94%) CCIE
4 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
6 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
6 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Nagios
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) WAN
8 3 (17.65%) CCNP
9 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 1 (5.88%) Windows

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (82.35%) Network Security
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
5 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 1 (5.88%) BGP
8 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (5.88%) Attack Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
2 9 (52.94%) CCSE
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCSP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) F5
3 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds