The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 111 131 138
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 28 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 0.63% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.66% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 4
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1997 2271 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.20% 95.70% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1563 1592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 5 February 2016.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 37 (86.05%) Network Security
3 36 (83.72%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (76.74%) CheckPoint
5 31 (72.09%) Firewall
6 30 (69.77%) CCNP
7 26 (60.47%) F5
8 25 (58.14%) CCIE
9 24 (55.81%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (34.88%) Palo Alto
11 13 (30.23%) Network Design
12 11 (25.58%) CCSE
12 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
13 10 (23.26%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
14 9 (20.93%) WLAN
15 8 (18.60%) Linux
15 8 (18.60%) 3GPP
15 8 (18.60%) SAN
15 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
15 8 (18.60%) Fedora
15 8 (18.60%) Migration
15 8 (18.60%) Debian
15 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
15 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 8 (18.60%) Diameter Protocol
16 6 (13.95%) Juniper
17 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
17 5 (11.63%) MPLS

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) Network Security
2 31 (72.09%) Firewall
3 24 (55.81%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (20.93%) WLAN
6 8 (18.60%) 3GPP
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (18.60%) Diameter Protocol
6 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (18.60%) SAN
7 5 (11.63%) MPLS
7 5 (11.63%) VPN
8 4 (9.30%) BGP
8 4 (9.30%) OSPF
9 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
9 3 (6.98%) VLAN
9 3 (6.98%) WAN
10 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.65%) HSRP
10 2 (4.65%) SMTP
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Debian
1 8 (18.60%) Fedora
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
1 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Network Design
2 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Presales
5 2 (4.65%) Validation
6 1 (2.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (69.77%) CCNP
3 25 (58.14%) CCIE
4 11 (25.58%) CCSE
5 4 (9.30%) CCDA
5 4 (9.30%) CCDP
6 3 (6.98%) CCSA
6 3 (6.98%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) CheckPoint
3 26 (60.47%) F5
4 15 (34.88%) Palo Alto
5 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.95%) Juniper
7 2 (4.65%) Foundry
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.33%) ION Trading
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.33%) NetScout
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