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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 113 126
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 2 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.15% 1.28% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.35% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 22
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +29.72%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.35%

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
1321 2068 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.20% 94.43% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1602 1503
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Juniper
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
1 10 (76.92%) F5
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
3 8 (61.54%) BIG-IP
4 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
4 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (53.85%) SSL
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Change Management
5 6 (46.15%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) NetScout
5 6 (46.15%) Wireshark
5 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
5 6 (46.15%) tcpdump
5 6 (46.15%) snoop
5 6 (46.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) Presales
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) OpenStack

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 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) BIG-IP
4 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
4 7 (53.85%) SSL
4 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) snoop
5 6 (46.15%) tcpdump
5 6 (46.15%) Wireshark
6 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) IPsec
7 1 (7.69%) IPv4
7 1 (7.69%) RIP
7 1 (7.69%) UMTS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Change Management
1 6 (46.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
1 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
1 6 (46.15%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Data Security
3 1 (7.69%) E-business
3 1 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCDA
2 1 (7.69%) CEH
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) OSCP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) F5
1 10 (76.92%) Juniper
2 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
3 6 (46.15%) NetScout
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) VMware