The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 853 855 841
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 33 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.017% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 13
Average salary £60,000 £51,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
England +29 32 £61,250 +15.02% 7
London +2 20 £62,500 +4.16% 5
South East - 9 £57,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 - -
Marlow - 8 - -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 1
City of London -1 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Cardiff - 1 £57,500 -
South Wales - 1 £57,500 - 1
South West - 1 £57,500 -
Wales - 1 £57,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Reading - 1 £57,500 -
Swindon - 1 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £57,500 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 56 (93.33%) Cisco
2 50 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (76.67%) Firewall
4 45 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 45 (75.00%) Network Security
5 39 (65.00%) CCNP
6 29 (48.33%) Juniper
7 23 (38.33%) VPN
8 22 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (35.00%) F5
10 18 (30.00%) CCIE
11 17 (28.33%) Cisco CUCM
12 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
13 14 (23.33%) SSL
13 14 (23.33%) WAN
14 13 (21.67%) LAN
14 13 (21.67%) SIEM
14 13 (21.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 12 (20.00%) VMware
15 12 (20.00%) OSPF
16 11 (18.33%) McAfee
16 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.33%) SolarWinds
16 11 (18.33%) Blue Coat
17 9 (15.00%) Fortinet
17 9 (15.00%) BGP
17 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (15.00%) Wireless
17 9 (15.00%) Linux
17 9 (15.00%) MS Excel

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (76.67%) Firewall
2 45 (75.00%) Network Security
3 23 (38.33%) VPN
4 22 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (23.33%) SSL
5 14 (23.33%) WAN
6 13 (21.67%) LAN
6 13 (21.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (20.00%) OSPF
8 9 (15.00%) BGP
8 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (15.00%) Wireless
9 8 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (11.67%) MPLS
11 6 (10.00%) EIGRP
11 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (8.33%) VoIP
12 5 (8.33%) DNS
13 4 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) SecurID
4 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) SIEM
2 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.67%) Migration
3 5 (8.33%) Network Management
3 5 (8.33%) Information Security
4 4 (6.67%) Project Management
4 4 (6.67%) Security Management
4 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.67%) Change Control
5 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.00%) Investment Management
5 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL
6 2 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (1.67%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Security
7 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) Ruby
2 1 (1.67%) Perl
2 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (65.00%) CCNP
3 18 (30.00%) CCIE
4 9 (15.00%) CCSP
4 9 (15.00%) CCDP
5 8 (13.33%) CCSE
6 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.67%) CCSA
7 4 (6.67%) CISSP
7 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (28.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) Cisco
2 45 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 29 (48.33%) Juniper
4 21 (35.00%) F5
5 12 (20.00%) VMware
6 11 (18.33%) McAfee
6 11 (18.33%) SolarWinds
6 11 (18.33%) Blue Coat
7 9 (15.00%) Fortinet
7 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.33%) Aruba
9 4 (6.67%) HP
9 4 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 4 (6.67%) Lumension
9 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.00%) Websense
11 2 (3.33%) Proofpoint
12 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.67%) Barracuda Networks
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + NC Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago