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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 860 873 855
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 32 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.022% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 12
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £51,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+11.65% -14.16%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £27,000 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 19 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 27 March 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
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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 +20 31 £56,250 +2.27% 1
London +42 18 £52,500 -6.66%
City of London +17 10 £52,500 +1.94%
North West - 7 £57,500 - 1
South East -2 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Manchester - 4 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +6 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Chester - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £57,500 -
South Wales - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £57,500 -
Wales - 1 £57,500 -
Swindon - 1 £57,500 -
Warrington - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (86.44%) Cisco
2 46 (77.97%) Firewall
2 46 (77.97%) Network Security
3 44 (74.58%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (67.80%) CheckPoint
5 32 (54.24%) CCNP
6 29 (49.15%) VPN
7 26 (44.07%) Juniper
8 21 (35.59%) CCIE
9 20 (33.90%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (33.90%) F5
10 18 (30.51%) LAN
10 18 (30.51%) WAN
11 17 (28.81%) BGP
12 16 (27.12%) OSPF
13 14 (23.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
14 13 (22.03%) DNS
15 12 (20.34%) VMware
15 12 (20.34%) Cisco PIX
15 12 (20.34%) CCSE
16 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
16 11 (18.64%) Wireless
16 11 (18.64%) SSL
16 11 (18.64%) Linux
16 11 (18.64%) SIEM
17 10 (16.95%) Cisco ISE
17 10 (16.95%) SQL
17 10 (16.95%) Microsoft

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (77.97%) Firewall
1 46 (77.97%) Network Security
2 29 (49.15%) VPN
3 20 (33.90%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (30.51%) LAN
4 18 (30.51%) WAN
5 17 (28.81%) BGP
6 16 (27.12%) OSPF
7 14 (23.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
8 13 (22.03%) DNS
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (18.64%) SSL
10 11 (18.64%) Wireless
11 10 (16.95%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (15.25%) VLAN
13 8 (13.56%) VRRP
13 8 (13.56%) VoIP
13 8 (13.56%) RIP
13 8 (13.56%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) RMADS
2 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) UNIX
3 6 (10.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) SIEM
2 6 (10.17%) Network Design
3 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.78%) Security Management
4 4 (6.78%) Migration
5 3 (5.08%) Change Management
5 3 (5.08%) Investment Management
5 3 (5.08%) Information Security
5 3 (5.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Cash Management
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Perl
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) Ruby
4 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (54.24%) CCNP
3 21 (35.59%) CCIE
4 12 (20.34%) CCSE
5 8 (13.56%) CISSP
6 6 (10.17%) CCDP
6 6 (10.17%) CCSA
7 5 (8.47%) CCNA
8 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.08%) JNCIS
9 3 (5.08%) Degree
9 3 (5.08%) CCSP
10 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) FortiGate
2 6 (10.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 51 (86.44%) Cisco
2 40 (67.80%) CheckPoint
3 26 (44.07%) Juniper
4 20 (33.90%) F5
5 12 (20.34%) VMware
6 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
7 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.25%) Blue Coat
9 5 (8.47%) Aruba
10 4 (6.78%) Lumension
10 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
10 4 (6.78%) Meraki
10 4 (6.78%) McAfee
11 2 (3.39%) IronPort
11 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.39%) Tufin
11 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
Manchester, United Kingdom
AccessPay
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 9 days ago