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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 140 151 162
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.043% 0.44% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.46% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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
2216 2807 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.89% 95.74% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1821 1930
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Scotland region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Splunk
3 6 (66.67%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (11.11%) Forensic Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Coaching
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) F5
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) vSphere
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) E-business
7 1 (11.11%) Data Security
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Banking

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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) E-business
3 1 (11.11%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) VMware