The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 129 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 9 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.13% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.14% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2183 2136 2077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.62% 94.30% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1708 1761
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Security Engineer
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (92.00%) Firewall
2 23 (92.00%) Network Security
3 18 (72.00%) OSPF
4 17 (68.00%) F5
5 15 (60.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (48.00%) IPsec
6 12 (48.00%) Network Design
7 11 (44.00%) BGP
7 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (44.00%) Internet
7 11 (44.00%) VPN
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (40.00%) Juniper
9 9 (36.00%) FWSM
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
9 9 (36.00%) Network Management
10 8 (32.00%) Validation
11 7 (28.00%) Retail
11 7 (28.00%) Billing
11 7 (28.00%) Smartphone
11 7 (28.00%) SNMP
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (28.00%) Broadband
11 7 (28.00%) VoIP
11 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) Firewall
1 23 (92.00%) Network Security
2 18 (72.00%) OSPF
3 12 (48.00%) IPsec
4 11 (44.00%) Internet
4 11 (44.00%) BGP
4 11 (44.00%) VPN
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (36.00%) FWSM
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (28.00%) SNMP
7 7 (28.00%) Broadband
7 7 (28.00%) VoIP
8 6 (24.00%) WAN
8 6 (24.00%) LAN
8 6 (24.00%) tcpdump
8 6 (24.00%) MPLS
8 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 15 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Billing
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (8.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Network Design
2 9 (36.00%) Network Management
3 8 (32.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) eTOM
6 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) CCDP
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) CCSP
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (8.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) F5
3 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (40.00%) Juniper
5 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Nortel
7 2 (8.00%) Tufin
7 2 (8.00%) NetScout
7 2 (8.00%) AlgoSec