The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 389 393 392
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 50 65 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 37
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
Network Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19721 21579 21053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 95.04% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16234 17295 17372
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Surrey +17 24 £53,750 +34.37% 2
Berkshire +1 16 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Hampshire +6 7 £45,000 -8.62% 1
Kent -6 1 £51,500 +24.84% 1
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 94 (91.26%) Firewall
2 80 (77.67%) Network Security
3 73 (70.87%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (65.05%) Cisco
5 54 (52.43%) CheckPoint
6 51 (49.51%) CCNP
7 49 (47.57%) TCP/IP
8 39 (37.86%) CISSP
9 38 (36.89%) FortiGate
10 37 (35.92%) DNS
11 35 (33.98%) LAN
12 33 (32.04%) WAN
12 33 (32.04%) F5
12 33 (32.04%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (30.10%) VPN
13 31 (30.10%) Juniper
14 28 (27.18%) ITIL
15 27 (26.21%) CCNA
16 25 (24.27%) DHCP
17 24 (23.30%) SMTP
17 24 (23.30%) HTTP
17 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
17 24 (23.30%) Windows
17 24 (23.30%) Wireless
18 23 (22.33%) CCIE
19 21 (20.39%) DMZ
19 21 (20.39%) Fortinet
19 21 (20.39%) Wireless Security
19 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (19.42%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
2 2 (1.94%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (91.26%) Firewall
2 80 (77.67%) Network Security
3 49 (47.57%) TCP/IP
4 37 (35.92%) DNS
5 35 (33.98%) LAN
6 33 (32.04%) WAN
6 33 (32.04%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (30.10%) VPN
8 25 (24.27%) DHCP
9 24 (23.30%) SMTP
9 24 (23.30%) HTTP
9 24 (23.30%) Wireless
10 21 (20.39%) DMZ
10 21 (20.39%) Wireless Security
11 19 (18.45%) Cisco PIX
12 18 (17.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 18 (17.48%) BIG-IP
13 17 (16.50%) X.400
13 17 (16.50%) FTP
14 16 (15.53%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
General
1 19 (18.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Advertising
3 2 (1.94%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 17 (16.50%) CESG
3 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.80%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Windows
2 19 (18.45%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) UNIX
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) ITIL
2 18 (17.48%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (16.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 17 (16.50%) Security Hardening
4 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.71%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (7.77%) SIEM
6 8 (7.77%) Information Security
6 8 (7.77%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.80%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.88%) Database Security
10 4 (3.88%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.91%) Data Protection
12 2 (1.94%) Incident Management
12 2 (1.94%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.94%) Service Delivery
12 2 (1.94%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (70.87%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (49.51%) CCNP
3 39 (37.86%) CISSP
4 27 (26.21%) CCNA
5 23 (22.33%) CCIE
6 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
7 17 (16.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (14.56%) CCSA
8 15 (14.56%) CCSE
9 5 (4.85%) Degree
10 4 (3.88%) CEH
10 4 (3.88%) GIAC
11 2 (1.94%) CISM
11 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.97%) VCAP
12 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.97%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.97%) MCSE
12 1 (0.97%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
1 3 (2.91%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (17.48%) vSphere
2 9 (8.74%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.97%) XenApp
5 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (36.89%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.85%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.97%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 67 (65.05%) Cisco
2 54 (52.43%) CheckPoint
3 33 (32.04%) F5
4 31 (30.10%) Juniper
5 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
6 21 (20.39%) Fortinet
7 19 (18.45%) Blue Coat
8 7 (6.80%) VMware
9 6 (5.83%) HP
10 4 (3.88%) NetScout
10 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.88%) Lancope
11 3 (2.91%) Splunk
11 3 (2.91%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.91%) IronPort
12 2 (1.94%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.94%) Kaspersky
12 2 (1.94%) Tufin
12 2 (1.94%) Aruba
12 2 (1.94%) IBM
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