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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 243 225 255
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.45% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.46% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 6
Median salary £42,500 £80,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +72.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £49,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £80,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
6147 6508 7024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 96.60% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 5398 5801
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Manchester +6 15 £42,500 +14.86% 2
Cheshire +8 2 £75,000 -6.25%
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) Network Security
3 14 (46.67%) VPN
4 13 (43.33%) LAN
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (43.33%) F5
5 12 (40.00%) VMware
6 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 9 (30.00%) DHCP
8 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (20.00%) CCSE
11 6 (20.00%) WAN
11 6 (20.00%) BIG-IP
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (16.67%) SSL
12 5 (16.67%) Wireless
13 4 (13.33%) VoIP
13 4 (13.33%) Linux
13 4 (13.33%) CISSP
13 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
1 19 (63.33%) Network Security
2 14 (46.67%) VPN
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (43.33%) LAN
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (30.00%) DHCP
5 9 (30.00%) DNS
6 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (20.00%) BIG-IP
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (16.67%) SSL
8 5 (16.67%) Wireless
9 4 (13.33%) VoIP
10 3 (10.00%) Internet
10 3 (10.00%) MPLS
10 3 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Online Games
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security
5 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.33%) Anomaly Detection
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Server Hardening
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CCSE
2 4 (13.33%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) F5
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Aruba
6 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) IronPort
6 1 (3.33%) Meraki
6 1 (3.33%) Polycom
6 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.33%) Siemens
6 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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