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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 399 409 404
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 52 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 41
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £21,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 -10 19 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Surrey +13 13 £50,000 +21.21%
Hampshire +1 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Kent +11 5 £50,000 +132.55%
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £60,000 +60.00%
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 79 (86.81%) Network Security
2 75 (82.42%) Firewall
3 66 (72.53%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (69.23%) Cisco
5 52 (57.14%) CheckPoint
6 37 (40.66%) Juniper
7 36 (39.56%) CCNP
8 34 (37.36%) TCP/IP
8 34 (37.36%) F5
9 32 (35.16%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (29.67%) VPN
10 27 (29.67%) DNS
11 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 26 (28.57%) Security Cleared
12 25 (27.47%) CCIE
12 25 (27.47%) CCNA
13 23 (25.27%) CISSP
13 23 (25.27%) LAN
14 22 (24.18%) WAN
15 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
16 19 (20.88%) Windows
16 19 (20.88%) DHCP
16 19 (20.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (18.68%) Cisco PIX
17 17 (18.68%) Linux
18 16 (17.58%) Blue Coat
18 16 (17.58%) CCSE
18 16 (17.58%) ITIL
19 15 (16.48%) DMZ

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.40%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (86.81%) Network Security
2 75 (82.42%) Firewall
3 34 (37.36%) TCP/IP
4 32 (35.16%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (29.67%) VPN
5 27 (29.67%) DNS
6 23 (25.27%) LAN
7 22 (24.18%) WAN
8 19 (20.88%) DHCP
8 19 (20.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 17 (18.68%) Cisco PIX
10 15 (16.48%) DMZ
11 14 (15.38%) Wireless
11 14 (15.38%) HTTP
12 13 (14.29%) SMTP
12 13 (14.29%) BGP
13 11 (12.09%) X.400
13 11 (12.09%) FTP
13 11 (12.09%) OSPF
14 10 (10.99%) Wireless Security
General
1 10 (10.99%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) CESG
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.10%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) ITIL
2 8 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (8.79%) SIEM
3 7 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 6 (6.59%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (6.59%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (5.49%) Information Security
6 4 (4.40%) Network Design
6 4 (4.40%) Line Management
6 4 (4.40%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.40%) Database Security
7 3 (3.30%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.20%) Security Management
8 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.20%) Change Control
8 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.10%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.10%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) Python
2 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.10%) Ruby
2 1 (1.10%) C
2 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (72.53%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (39.56%) CCNP
3 26 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 25 (27.47%) CCNA
4 25 (27.47%) CCIE
5 23 (25.27%) CISSP
6 16 (17.58%) CCSE
7 11 (12.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (6.59%) CCSA
9 5 (5.49%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.49%) Degree
9 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.40%) CEH
10 4 (4.40%) GIAC
11 3 (3.30%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.30%) CCSP
12 2 (2.20%) CCIP
13 1 (1.10%) CCDA
13 1 (1.10%) CCDP
13 1 (1.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) vSphere
2 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) Firmware
5 1 (1.10%) Snort
5 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 63 (69.23%) Cisco
2 52 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 37 (40.66%) Juniper
4 34 (37.36%) F5
5 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.58%) Blue Coat
7 13 (14.29%) VMware
8 12 (13.19%) Fortinet
9 6 (6.59%) NetScout
10 5 (5.49%) Websense
11 4 (4.40%) McAfee
11 4 (4.40%) NetApp
11 4 (4.40%) HP
11 4 (4.40%) IBM
11 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.30%) Aruba
13 2 (2.20%) Splunk
13 2 (2.20%) Tufin
13 2 (2.20%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.20%) IronPort
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