The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 150 156 171
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Network Security Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2763 3006 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.57% 95.13% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1906 2394
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Glasgow -7 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Scotland region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) Juniper
4 10 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (71.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (71.43%) F5
4 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
5 7 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (42.86%) Sourcefire
7 5 (35.71%) Ruby
7 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) REST
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 5 (35.71%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) CCNA
8 3 (21.43%) CISSP
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (14.29%) Network Design
9 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) CCIE
9 2 (14.29%) CCNP
9 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
10 1 (7.14%) SAS
10 1 (7.14%) VoIP
10 1 (7.14%) CCIP

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
1 5 (35.71%) REST
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) ISPF
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
1 10 (71.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
2 1 (7.14%) CLIST
2 1 (7.14%) JCL
2 1 (7.14%) REXX
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) GIAC
3 1 (7.14%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (7.14%) RACF
1 1 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) F5
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
3 6 (42.86%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase