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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 862 908 856
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 34 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.028% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 13
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +28.31%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 13 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 4 May 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 +31 34 £55,000 - 2
London +25 15 £52,500 -4.54% 2
South East +20 10 £55,000 +10.00%
City of London +30 9 £52,500 -9.48% 1
North West - 9 £57,500 -
Surrey +27 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Guildford - 7 £55,000 -
Manchester - 6 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Berkshire -4 2 £64,750 -
Chester - 2 - -
Reading -10 1 £62,500 -
Warrington - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 53 (81.54%) Firewall
1 53 (81.54%) Cisco
2 49 (75.38%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (75.38%) Network Security
3 44 (67.69%) CheckPoint
4 37 (56.92%) CCNP
5 32 (49.23%) VPN
6 30 (46.15%) Juniper
7 27 (41.54%) LAN
7 27 (41.54%) WAN
8 23 (35.38%) CCIE
9 20 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (29.23%) F5
11 17 (26.15%) BGP
12 16 (24.62%) OSPF
12 16 (24.62%) Wireless
13 15 (23.08%) Fortinet
14 13 (20.00%) DNS
15 12 (18.46%) CISSP
15 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
15 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
15 12 (18.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 11 (16.92%) VMware
16 11 (16.92%) Cisco PIX
16 11 (16.92%) CCSE
17 10 (15.38%) Network Design
17 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 10 (15.38%) Windows
17 10 (15.38%) Linux
18 9 (13.85%) SQL

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) CloudStack
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (81.54%) Firewall
2 49 (75.38%) Network Security
3 32 (49.23%) VPN
4 27 (41.54%) LAN
4 27 (41.54%) WAN
5 20 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (26.15%) BGP
7 16 (24.62%) OSPF
7 16 (24.62%) Wireless
8 13 (20.00%) DNS
9 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
9 12 (18.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (16.92%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (13.85%) SSL
11 9 (13.85%) VLAN
11 9 (13.85%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (12.31%) HSRP
12 8 (12.31%) GLBP
12 8 (12.31%) Wireless Security
12 8 (12.31%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.54%) Open Source
2 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.54%) RMADS
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) Network Design
2 9 (13.85%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (12.31%) SIEM
3 8 (12.31%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (9.23%) Cash Management
5 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Security Management
7 3 (4.62%) Change Management
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.62%) Investment Management
7 3 (4.62%) Information Security
8 2 (3.08%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.54%) Change Control
9 1 (1.54%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.54%) Cyber Security
9 1 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.54%) Project Management
9 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Perl
3 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (75.38%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (56.92%) CCNP
3 23 (35.38%) CCIE
4 12 (18.46%) CISSP
5 11 (16.92%) CCSE
6 9 (13.85%) CCNA
7 7 (10.77%) CCSA
7 7 (10.77%) Degree
8 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.62%) CCDP
9 3 (4.62%) CCSP
9 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.62%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.54%) CEH
10 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Cisco
2 44 (67.69%) CheckPoint
3 30 (46.15%) Juniper
4 19 (29.23%) F5
5 15 (23.08%) Fortinet
6 11 (16.92%) VMware
7 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.85%) Blue Coat
9 6 (9.23%) Rackspace
10 4 (6.15%) McAfee
10 4 (6.15%) Meraki
10 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow
10 4 (6.15%) Aruba
10 4 (6.15%) Lumension
11 3 (4.62%) Citrix
12 2 (3.08%) Brocade
12 2 (3.08%) IronPort
12 2 (3.08%) Tufin
12 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.54%) ArcSight
City, London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago