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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 409 389 389
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 37 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 54
Average salary £50,000 £40,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.22% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
20750 20038 21750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.01% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16279 16594 18612
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 23 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 23 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
Surrey -8 16 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Berkshire -17 13 £52,500 +17.97%
Buckinghamshire +6 7 £52,500 +36.36%
Kent +4 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Hampshire -12 2 £50,500 +44.28% 2
Middlesex -2 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 23 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.

1 115 (98.29%) Network Security
2 100 (85.47%) Cisco
3 84 (71.79%) Firewall
4 68 (58.12%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (56.41%) CheckPoint
6 60 (51.28%) Juniper
7 52 (44.44%) CCNP
8 46 (39.32%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (35.04%) F5
10 40 (34.19%) WAN
11 39 (33.33%) VPN
12 38 (32.48%) CCNA
13 37 (31.62%) LAN
14 31 (26.50%) Windows
15 29 (24.79%) OSPF
16 27 (23.08%) DNS
17 23 (19.66%) BGP
18 22 (18.80%) CCSE
18 22 (18.80%) Fortinet
19 21 (17.95%) Load Balancing
19 21 (17.95%) Cisco PIX
19 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
19 21 (17.95%) TCP/IP
20 20 (17.09%) Linux
20 20 (17.09%) IPsec
21 19 (16.24%) VMware
22 18 (15.38%) SNMP
22 18 (15.38%) Network Management
23 17 (14.53%) ITIL
23 17 (14.53%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 9 (7.69%) IIS
2 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 115 (98.29%) Network Security
2 84 (71.79%) Firewall
3 46 (39.32%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (34.19%) WAN
5 39 (33.33%) VPN
6 37 (31.62%) LAN
7 29 (24.79%) OSPF
8 27 (23.08%) DNS
9 23 (19.66%) BGP
10 21 (17.95%) TCP/IP
10 21 (17.95%) Cisco PIX
11 20 (17.09%) IPsec
12 18 (15.38%) SNMP
13 17 (14.53%) Internet
14 12 (10.26%) SSL
14 12 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (9.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (9.40%) BIG-IP
16 10 (8.55%) NetScreen
16 10 (8.55%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.85%) Selenium
General
1 16 (13.68%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.98%) Retail
2 7 (5.98%) Billing
3 4 (3.42%) Finance
3 4 (3.42%) Legal
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) CSS
2 1 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.13%) Statistics
2 6 (5.13%) CESG
3 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) SecurID
5 2 (1.71%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.50%) Windows
2 20 (17.09%) Linux
3 12 (10.26%) UNIX
4 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.27%) CentOS
6 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) Load Balancing
2 18 (15.38%) Network Management
3 17 (14.53%) ITIL
4 15 (12.82%) Network Design
5 14 (11.97%) Information Security
6 12 (10.26%) Capacity Management
7 6 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.27%) Security Management
8 5 (4.27%) Change Control
8 5 (4.27%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (3.42%) Validation
9 4 (3.42%) Change Management
9 4 (3.42%) Service Management
9 4 (3.42%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.42%) Perl
1 4 (3.42%) PHP
2 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.56%) Python
3 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.71%) Ruby
3 2 (1.71%) C++
3 2 (1.71%) SQL
4 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (58.12%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (44.44%) CCNP
3 38 (32.48%) CCNA
4 22 (18.80%) CCSE
5 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
6 14 (11.97%) CCSA
6 14 (11.97%) CISSP
7 13 (11.11%) JNCIS
8 8 (6.84%) CCDP
9 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
10 6 (5.13%) CCSP
10 6 (5.13%) CCDA
11 5 (4.27%) CCIE
11 5 (4.27%) CEH
12 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (3.42%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (3.42%) MCSE
12 4 (3.42%) CCIP
12 4 (3.42%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (3.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.71%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.27%) vSphere
2 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.42%) Snort
4 3 (2.56%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.71%) Nmap
6 1 (0.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (3.42%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.56%) Nessus
4 2 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.71%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.85%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.85%) OpenView
5 1 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 100 (85.47%) Cisco
2 66 (56.41%) CheckPoint
3 60 (51.28%) Juniper
4 41 (35.04%) F5
5 22 (18.80%) Fortinet
6 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 19 (16.24%) VMware
8 16 (13.68%) Blue Coat
9 13 (11.11%) IronPort
9 13 (11.11%) Citrix
10 10 (8.55%) Brocade
11 9 (7.69%) Riverbed
11 9 (7.69%) Tufin
12 8 (6.84%) Imperva
13 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
13 7 (5.98%) McAfee
13 7 (5.98%) Splunk
14 6 (5.13%) Nokia
14 6 (5.13%) HP
14 6 (5.13%) Mitel
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