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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 376 408 397
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 77 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 46
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £34,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
18590 20274 19817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15909 16538 15745
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
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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 +21 50 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Hampshire +27 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Surrey +11 7 £58,000 +16.00% 2
East Sussex +14 3 £42,500 -
Kent +7 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire -20 1 £50,000 +40.84%
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 106 (80.92%) Cisco
2 103 (78.63%) Firewall
3 102 (77.86%) Network Security
4 88 (67.18%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (52.67%) Cisco ASA
6 68 (51.91%) F5
7 65 (49.62%) CCNP
8 64 (48.85%) CheckPoint
9 45 (34.35%) Juniper
10 38 (29.01%) Palo Alto
11 33 (25.19%) CCIE
12 28 (21.37%) CCNA
13 26 (19.85%) Cisco PIX
14 23 (17.56%) Linux
14 23 (17.56%) WAN
15 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
15 22 (16.79%) CCSE
16 21 (16.03%) Security Cleared
16 21 (16.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 20 (15.27%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (13.74%) DNS
19 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
20 16 (12.21%) LAN
21 15 (11.45%) SC Cleared
22 14 (10.69%) Load Balancing
22 14 (10.69%) MPLS
22 14 (10.69%) Network Design
23 13 (9.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
24 12 (9.16%) Root Cause Analysis
24 12 (9.16%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (78.63%) Firewall
2 102 (77.86%) Network Security
3 69 (52.67%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (19.85%) Cisco PIX
5 23 (17.56%) WAN
6 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
7 21 (16.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 20 (15.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (13.74%) DNS
10 16 (12.21%) LAN
11 14 (10.69%) MPLS
12 13 (9.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 11 (8.40%) FWSM
13 11 (8.40%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (8.40%) VPN
13 11 (8.40%) Wireless
14 10 (7.63%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (6.87%) ADSL
15 9 (6.87%) OSPF
15 9 (6.87%) WLAN
General
1 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.82%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.05%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
4 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.05%) CESG
5 3 (2.29%) Replication
6 2 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.56%) Linux
2 12 (9.16%) Windows
3 8 (6.11%) Debian
3 8 (6.11%) Fedora
3 8 (6.11%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.69%) Load Balancing
1 14 (10.69%) Network Design
2 12 (9.16%) ITIL
2 12 (9.16%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (8.40%) Information Security
4 9 (6.87%) Migration
4 9 (6.87%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (6.11%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (6.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.34%) Change Management
6 7 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (5.34%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.34%) TDD
7 6 (4.58%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.58%) SIEM
8 5 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.82%) Presales
8 5 (3.82%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.05%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.34%) Java
1 7 (5.34%) Python
2 2 (1.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 88 (67.18%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (49.62%) CCNP
3 33 (25.19%) CCIE
4 28 (21.37%) CCNA
5 22 (16.79%) CCSE
6 21 (16.03%) Security Cleared
7 15 (11.45%) SC Cleared
8 11 (8.40%) Degree
9 10 (7.63%) CISSP
9 10 (7.63%) DV Cleared
10 6 (4.58%) CCSA
10 6 (4.58%) JNCIP
11 5 (3.82%) CEH
11 5 (3.82%) SANS
12 4 (3.05%) CCDA
12 4 (3.05%) CCDP
12 4 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (3.05%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.29%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.53%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) vSphere
2 2 (1.53%) Firmware
3 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.82%) Endace
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 106 (80.92%) Cisco
2 68 (51.91%) F5
3 64 (48.85%) CheckPoint
4 45 (34.35%) Juniper
5 38 (29.01%) Palo Alto
6 9 (6.87%) Blue Coat
7 8 (6.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.11%) VMware
8 6 (4.58%) Aruba
8 6 (4.58%) HP
8 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.82%) LogRhythm
10 4 (3.05%) Brocade
10 4 (3.05%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.05%) Infoblox
11 3 (2.29%) Symantec
12 2 (1.53%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.53%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.53%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.53%) WatchGuard
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