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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 378 406 401
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 71 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 64 21 37
Average salary £45,500 £38,961 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -8.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
20950 20661 21910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.17% 94.86% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16767 16813 19004
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +39 35 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Surrey -4 13 £42,500 +20.63%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire -11 10 £45,500 +5.81%
Kent +1 7 £47,500 +111.11%
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 112 (98.25%) Network Security
2 98 (85.96%) Cisco
3 87 (76.32%) Firewall
4 66 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (57.89%) Juniper
5 58 (50.88%) CheckPoint
6 53 (46.49%) F5
7 50 (43.86%) VPN
8 46 (40.35%) CCNP
9 40 (35.09%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (30.70%) TCP/IP
10 35 (30.70%) DNS
11 34 (29.82%) SSL
12 33 (28.95%) BGP
13 32 (28.07%) OSPF
14 29 (25.44%) LAN
15 27 (23.68%) WAN
16 24 (21.05%) Windows
17 22 (19.30%) Linux
17 22 (19.30%) EIGRP
17 22 (19.30%) Problem Management
18 20 (17.54%) BIG-IP
18 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
18 20 (17.54%) CCNA
19 19 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 18 (15.79%) ITIL
20 18 (15.79%) CCSE
20 18 (15.79%) IPsec
20 18 (15.79%) VMware
21 17 (14.91%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (4.39%) IIS
2 2 (1.75%) Apache
2 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 112 (98.25%) Network Security
2 87 (76.32%) Firewall
3 50 (43.86%) VPN
4 40 (35.09%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (30.70%) DNS
5 35 (30.70%) TCP/IP
6 34 (29.82%) SSL
7 33 (28.95%) BGP
8 32 (28.07%) OSPF
9 29 (25.44%) LAN
10 27 (23.68%) WAN
11 22 (19.30%) EIGRP
12 20 (17.54%) BIG-IP
13 19 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 18 (15.79%) IPsec
15 13 (11.40%) Cisco PIX
16 11 (9.65%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 9 (7.89%) Wireshark
18 8 (7.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Selenium
1 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Statistics
3 3 (2.63%) IPTV
4 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.75%) SecurID
5 1 (0.88%) PKI
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Windows
2 22 (19.30%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Windows XP
3 5 (4.39%) UNIX
3 5 (4.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Android
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) Problem Management
2 18 (15.79%) ITIL
3 13 (11.40%) Load Balancing
4 12 (10.53%) Network Design
5 9 (7.89%) Network Management
6 8 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (7.02%) Line Management
7 7 (6.14%) Information Security
8 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.51%) Change Management
9 4 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.51%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.51%) Security Architecture
10 3 (2.63%) Validation
11 2 (1.75%) WAN Optimisation
11 2 (1.75%) Protective Monitoring
11 2 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (1.75%) Change Control
11 2 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.14%) Perl
1 7 (6.14%) Shell Script
2 6 (5.26%) Python
3 5 (4.39%) SQL
3 5 (4.39%) Ruby
4 2 (1.75%) PHP
4 2 (1.75%) C
4 2 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (40.35%) CCNP
3 20 (17.54%) CCNA
4 18 (15.79%) CCSE
5 17 (14.91%) CCIE
6 13 (11.40%) CCDP
6 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.77%) CCSP
7 10 (8.77%) JNCIS
8 9 (7.89%) CCDA
9 6 (5.26%) CISSP
10 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (4.39%) CCSA
10 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
11 4 (3.51%) Degree
11 4 (3.51%) CCIP
12 3 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.75%) CISMP
14 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.26%) Snort
3 3 (2.63%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (3.51%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 98 (85.96%) Cisco
2 66 (57.89%) Juniper
3 58 (50.88%) CheckPoint
4 53 (46.49%) F5
5 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.79%) VMware
7 14 (12.28%) Blue Coat
8 8 (7.02%) Websense
8 8 (7.02%) Aruba
8 8 (7.02%) NetScout
8 8 (7.02%) Fortinet
9 7 (6.14%) SonicWALL
9 7 (6.14%) Citrix
9 7 (6.14%) McAfee
10 6 (5.26%) HP
10 6 (5.26%) Riverbed
11 5 (4.39%) IronPort
11 5 (4.39%) TippingPoint
11 5 (4.39%) Lumension
12 4 (3.51%) Splunk
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