The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 386 384 372
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 65 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 68
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 23 £52,500 +6.06% 1
Surrey -5 16 £40,000 +23.07%
Kent +3 12 £41,250 -8.33%
Hampshire +5 7 £49,250 -4.83% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Middlesex +3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 119 (97.54%) Network Security
2 102 (83.61%) Cisco
3 92 (75.41%) Firewall
4 73 (59.84%) CheckPoint
5 71 (58.20%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (53.28%) Juniper
7 50 (40.98%) CCNA
8 43 (35.25%) CCNP
8 43 (35.25%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (31.97%) WAN
9 39 (31.97%) VPN
10 37 (30.33%) F5
11 34 (27.87%) LAN
12 33 (27.05%) Windows
13 32 (26.23%) OSPF
14 26 (21.31%) BGP
15 25 (20.49%) Cisco PIX
16 24 (19.67%) DNS
17 23 (18.85%) TCP/IP
18 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
18 22 (18.03%) Fortinet
19 21 (17.21%) Load Balancing
19 21 (17.21%) Linux
20 20 (16.39%) IPsec
21 19 (15.57%) Internet
22 18 (14.75%) CCSE
22 18 (14.75%) VMware
23 17 (13.93%) ITIL
23 17 (13.93%) Network Management
24 16 (13.11%) Capacity Management

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (9.02%) IIS
2 10 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 119 (97.54%) Network Security
2 92 (75.41%) Firewall
3 43 (35.25%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (31.97%) WAN
4 39 (31.97%) VPN
5 34 (27.87%) LAN
6 32 (26.23%) OSPF
7 26 (21.31%) BGP
8 25 (20.49%) Cisco PIX
9 24 (19.67%) DNS
10 23 (18.85%) TCP/IP
11 20 (16.39%) IPsec
12 19 (15.57%) Internet
13 16 (13.11%) SNMP
14 14 (11.48%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (9.84%) SSL
16 11 (9.02%) TACACS
17 10 (8.20%) ATM
17 10 (8.20%) FWSM
18 9 (7.38%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 15 (12.30%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.74%) Retail
2 7 (5.74%) Billing
3 6 (4.92%) Finance
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Military
5 2 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (1.64%) SOAP
3 1 (0.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.74%) Smartphone
2 6 (4.92%) Statistics
2 6 (4.92%) CESG
3 2 (1.64%) SecurID
3 2 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (0.82%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Windows
2 21 (17.21%) Linux
3 14 (11.48%) UNIX
4 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) CentOS
6 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) Load Balancing
2 17 (13.93%) ITIL
2 17 (13.93%) Network Management
3 16 (13.11%) Capacity Management
4 12 (9.84%) Network Design
5 11 (9.02%) Information Security
6 9 (7.38%) Security Management
7 8 (6.56%) Validation
8 7 (5.74%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (5.74%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.92%) Change Control
9 6 (4.92%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.10%) Service Management
11 4 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (2.46%) Problem Management
12 3 (2.46%) Release Management
13 2 (1.64%) Security Architecture
13 2 (1.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 2 (1.64%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.46%) Python
2 2 (1.64%) Ruby
2 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.64%) Perl
2 2 (1.64%) PHP
2 2 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (58.20%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (40.98%) CCNA
3 43 (35.25%) CCNP
4 18 (14.75%) CCSE
5 14 (11.48%) CISSP
5 14 (11.48%) Security Cleared
6 11 (9.02%) JNCIS
6 11 (9.02%) CCSA
7 6 (4.92%) CEH
7 6 (4.92%) Degree
7 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.10%) GSEC
8 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.10%) CCDP
8 5 (4.10%) MCSE
9 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.28%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (3.28%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.46%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.82%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.20%) vSphere
3 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.28%) Snort
5 3 (2.46%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.64%) Nmap
7 1 (0.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (4.10%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.46%) Nessus
4 2 (1.64%) HP NNM
4 2 (1.64%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.64%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.82%) Netcool
5 1 (0.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 102 (83.61%) Cisco
2 73 (59.84%) CheckPoint
3 65 (53.28%) Juniper
4 37 (30.33%) F5
5 22 (18.03%) Fortinet
5 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
6 18 (14.75%) VMware
7 16 (13.11%) Citrix
8 13 (10.66%) Brocade
8 13 (10.66%) IronPort
9 12 (9.84%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.20%) Splunk
11 9 (7.38%) Tufin
11 9 (7.38%) SolarWinds
12 8 (6.56%) Imperva
12 8 (6.56%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.56%) NetApp
12 8 (6.56%) Sophos
13 7 (5.74%) Nokia
13 7 (5.74%) McAfee