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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 405 369 372
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 43 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 63
Average salary £47,500 £40,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.01% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
21227 20349 21705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.65% 95.07% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16689 16799 18525
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -21 15 £52,500 +11.11%
Surrey -8 13 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Kent +4 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Hampshire -8 4 £50,500 +44.28%
Middlesex -1 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 2 September 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.

1 118 (97.52%) Network Security
2 103 (85.12%) Cisco
3 90 (74.38%) Firewall
4 70 (57.85%) CheckPoint
5 68 (56.20%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (52.07%) Juniper
7 48 (39.67%) CCNP
8 47 (38.84%) Cisco ASA
9 42 (34.71%) F5
9 42 (34.71%) CCNA
10 41 (33.88%) WAN
11 37 (30.58%) VPN
12 36 (29.75%) LAN
13 33 (27.27%) Windows
14 30 (24.79%) OSPF
15 27 (22.31%) DNS
16 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
17 24 (19.83%) BGP
18 23 (19.01%) Linux
19 22 (18.18%) Fortinet
19 22 (18.18%) Load Balancing
20 21 (17.36%) Cisco PIX
20 21 (17.36%) Microsoft
21 20 (16.53%) CCSE
22 19 (15.70%) IPsec
23 17 (14.05%) Telecoms
23 17 (14.05%) Internet
23 17 (14.05%) Network Management
24 16 (13.22%) SNMP
25 15 (12.40%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 10 (8.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
5 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 118 (97.52%) Network Security
2 90 (74.38%) Firewall
3 47 (38.84%) Cisco ASA
4 41 (33.88%) WAN
5 37 (30.58%) VPN
6 36 (29.75%) LAN
7 30 (24.79%) OSPF
8 27 (22.31%) DNS
9 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
10 24 (19.83%) BGP
11 21 (17.36%) Cisco PIX
12 19 (15.70%) IPsec
13 17 (14.05%) Internet
14 16 (13.22%) SNMP
15 14 (11.57%) SSL
15 14 (11.57%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (9.09%) FWSM
16 11 (9.09%) VoIP
17 10 (8.26%) ATM
17 10 (8.26%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 17 (14.05%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.79%) Retail
2 7 (5.79%) Billing
3 6 (4.96%) Finance
4 4 (3.31%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) .NET
2 2 (1.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.83%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Smartphone
2 6 (4.96%) Statistics
2 6 (4.96%) CESG
3 2 (1.65%) SecurID
3 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.65%) Open Source
4 1 (0.83%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.27%) Windows
2 23 (19.01%) Linux
3 14 (11.57%) UNIX
4 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) CentOS
6 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 17 (14.05%) Network Management
3 14 (11.57%) Network Design
3 14 (11.57%) ITIL
4 13 (10.74%) Information Security
5 12 (9.92%) Capacity Management
6 8 (6.61%) Validation
7 6 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.96%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (4.13%) Security Management
9 4 (3.31%) Service Management
9 4 (3.31%) Change Control
9 4 (3.31%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (3.31%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.48%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.48%) Change Management
10 3 (2.48%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.48%) Release Management
11 2 (1.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) Perl
1 4 (3.31%) PHP
2 3 (2.48%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.48%) Python
3 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.65%) Ruby
3 2 (1.65%) C++
3 2 (1.65%) SQL
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (56.20%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (39.67%) CCNP
3 42 (34.71%) CCNA
4 20 (16.53%) CCSE
5 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
6 13 (10.74%) CCSA
6 13 (10.74%) CISSP
7 12 (9.92%) JNCIS
8 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.13%) CEH
9 5 (4.13%) CCSP
9 5 (4.13%) CCDP
10 4 (3.31%) MCSE
10 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.31%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (3.31%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (3.31%) Degree
10 4 (3.31%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.31%) GSEC
11 3 (2.48%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.65%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) COBIT
4 1 (0.83%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.13%) vSphere
3 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.31%) Snort
4 3 (2.48%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.65%) Nmap
6 1 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.48%) Nessus
4 2 (1.65%) HP NNM
4 2 (1.65%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.65%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.83%) OpenView
5 1 (0.83%) Netcool
5 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 103 (85.12%) Cisco
2 70 (57.85%) CheckPoint
3 63 (52.07%) Juniper
4 42 (34.71%) F5
5 22 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 21 (17.36%) Microsoft
7 15 (12.40%) VMware
7 15 (12.40%) Blue Coat
8 13 (10.74%) IronPort
9 12 (9.92%) Citrix
10 10 (8.26%) Brocade
11 9 (7.44%) Tufin
12 8 (6.61%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.61%) Imperva
13 7 (5.79%) SolarWinds
13 7 (5.79%) Nokia
13 7 (5.79%) McAfee
14 6 (4.96%) HP
14 6 (4.96%) Mitel
14 6 (4.96%) Splunk
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