The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 84 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.80% 0.092% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Network Security Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1028 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.24% 94.66% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 962 929 792
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the South Wales region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cardiff - 7 £42,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
Network Security Engineer
Wales

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) Juniper
3 13 (86.67%) CCNP
3 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (86.67%) CheckPoint
4 12 (80.00%) Cisco
4 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
5 11 (73.33%) Firewall
5 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (53.33%) McAfee
8 6 (40.00%) HP
8 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (40.00%) CCSA
8 6 (40.00%) ProCurve
9 5 (33.33%) F5
10 4 (26.67%) CCSP
10 4 (26.67%) Nokia
10 4 (26.67%) Finance
10 4 (26.67%) CCSE
10 4 (26.67%) JNCIS
10 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (20.00%) CCNA
12 2 (13.33%) Linux
12 2 (13.33%) VoIP
12 2 (13.33%) WAN
12 2 (13.33%) VPN

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) CCSA
4 4 (26.67%) CCSE
4 4 (26.67%) JNCIS
4 4 (26.67%) CCSP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) CCDA
6 2 (13.33%) CISSP
6 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
6 2 (13.33%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Juniper
2 13 (86.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (80.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) McAfee
5 6 (40.00%) ProCurve
5 6 (40.00%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
7 4 (26.67%) Nokia
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft