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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 863 881 843
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 29 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.043% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 33
Average salary £55,000 £55,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.34% +11.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +6.31%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 21 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 31 July 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 0 29 £55,000 -1.34% 1
South East 0 13 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Surrey +25 11 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Guildford - 10 £55,000 -
London +11 8 £65,000 +12.06%
East of England +5 3 £52,500 -7.07%
North West - 3 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -14 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £43,250 -
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +8 1 £65,000 +12.06%
Watford 0 1 - -
Hampshire -3 1 £50,500 +2.53%
Doncaster - 1 £41,500 -
Bedford - 1 £52,500 -
Northwich - 1 £80,000 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £41,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (87.50%) Firewall
2 51 (79.69%) Cisco
3 50 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (71.88%) CheckPoint
5 44 (68.75%) CCNP
6 41 (64.06%) Network Security
7 40 (62.50%) Juniper
8 36 (56.25%) LAN
8 36 (56.25%) WAN
9 30 (46.88%) VPN
10 28 (43.75%) CCIE
11 24 (37.50%) Wireless
12 23 (35.94%) Fortinet
13 20 (31.25%) Ethical Hacking
14 18 (28.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 17 (26.56%) Security Hardening
15 17 (26.56%) 802.1X
15 17 (26.56%) FortiGate
15 17 (26.56%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (26.56%) Wireless Security
15 17 (26.56%) Cloud Computing
16 15 (23.44%) CCNA
17 13 (20.31%) CCSA
18 12 (18.75%) BGP
18 12 (18.75%) DNS
18 12 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (18.75%) Degree
18 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
19 11 (17.19%) VLAN
19 11 (17.19%) OSPF

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.56%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (87.50%) Firewall
2 41 (64.06%) Network Security
3 36 (56.25%) LAN
3 36 (56.25%) WAN
4 30 (46.88%) VPN
5 24 (37.50%) Wireless
6 17 (26.56%) Wireless Security
7 12 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (18.75%) DNS
7 12 (18.75%) BGP
8 11 (17.19%) OSPF
8 11 (17.19%) VLAN
9 8 (12.50%) VPLS
9 8 (12.50%) EIGRP
9 8 (12.50%) VRRP
9 8 (12.50%) RIP
9 8 (12.50%) HSRP
9 8 (12.50%) GLBP
10 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (10.94%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) RMADS
4 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Ethical Hacking
2 17 (26.56%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (26.56%) Security Hardening
3 10 (15.63%) Network Design
4 6 (9.38%) Cash Management
5 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 4 (6.25%) Information Security
6 4 (6.25%) SIEM
7 3 (4.69%) Change Control
7 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.69%) Open Source
8 2 (3.13%) Release Management
8 2 (3.13%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.13%) Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.56%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (1.56%) Transition Management
9 1 (1.56%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Perl
1 2 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Python
2 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (68.75%) CCNP
3 28 (43.75%) CCIE
4 15 (23.44%) CCNA
5 13 (20.31%) CCSA
6 12 (18.75%) Degree
7 10 (15.63%) CISSP
8 6 (9.38%) CCSE
9 3 (4.69%) CEH
9 3 (4.69%) JNCIE
9 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.13%) CISM
11 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (26.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (79.69%) Cisco
2 46 (71.88%) CheckPoint
3 40 (62.50%) Juniper
4 23 (35.94%) Fortinet
5 8 (12.50%) F5
6 6 (9.38%) Rackspace
6 6 (9.38%) HP
6 6 (9.38%) Citrix
7 4 (6.25%) McAfee
7 4 (6.25%) Meraki
7 4 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.25%) Brocade
7 4 (6.25%) Aruba
8 3 (4.69%) IronPort
8 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.13%) VMware
9 2 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (3.13%) Tufin
10 1 (1.56%) Nokia
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