The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 115 134 141
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 23 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.27% 0.68% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.71% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 2
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
Network Security Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1756 2122 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.70% 96.19% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1613 1646
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Reading region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 27 (90.00%) Cisco
3 25 (83.33%) Network Security
4 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
4 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (80.00%) F5
5 23 (76.67%) CCNP
6 21 (70.00%) Juniper
6 21 (70.00%) Palo Alto
7 20 (66.67%) VPN
8 17 (56.67%) MPLS
8 17 (56.67%) BIG-IP
9 9 (30.00%) OSPF
9 9 (30.00%) BGP
9 9 (30.00%) EIGRP
10 8 (26.67%) Problem Management
10 8 (26.67%) tcpdump
10 8 (26.67%) snoop
10 8 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
10 8 (26.67%) Change Management
10 8 (26.67%) SSL
10 8 (26.67%) Wireshark
10 8 (26.67%) NetScout
11 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 5 (16.67%) DNS
12 4 (13.33%) Wireless
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 25 (83.33%) Network Security
3 20 (66.67%) VPN
4 17 (56.67%) BIG-IP
4 17 (56.67%) MPLS
5 9 (30.00%) BGP
5 9 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 9 (30.00%) OSPF
6 8 (26.67%) snoop
6 8 (26.67%) SSL
6 8 (26.67%) tcpdump
6 8 (26.67%) Wireshark
7 5 (16.67%) DNS
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (13.33%) Wireless
9 2 (6.67%) 4G
9 2 (6.67%) DMZ
9 2 (6.67%) LAN
9 2 (6.67%) TACACS
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Change Management
1 8 (26.67%) Problem Management
1 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 8 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Presales
2 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (6.67%) Information Security
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Network Design
3 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Internal Audit
4 1 (3.33%) SIEM
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (76.67%) CCNP
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.33%) CCDA
6 1 (3.33%) CISSP
6 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
6 1 (3.33%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 24 (80.00%) F5
3 21 (70.00%) Juniper
3 21 (70.00%) Palo Alto
4 8 (26.67%) NetScout
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) Ciena
5 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.00%) Nortel
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.33%) Aruba
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) BT
7 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Intel
7 1 (3.33%) ProCurve