The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Security Engineer
UK
Rank 812 875 908
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 39 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.043% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.045% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 19
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -4.34%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Network Security Engineer in the job title.

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 2017 within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 36 £57,500 +12.19%
London +70 33 £57,500 +15.00%
City of London +24 8 £57,500 -4.16%
South East +56 2 £35,000 -42.85%
Canary Wharf - 2 £72,500 -
Brighton - 2 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland +16 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Senior Network Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 74 (92.50%) Firewall
2 66 (82.50%) Network Security
3 59 (73.75%) Cisco
4 52 (65.00%) VPN
5 46 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (56.25%) CCNP
7 39 (48.75%) CheckPoint
7 39 (48.75%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (41.25%) Palo Alto
9 22 (27.50%) Kalman Filter
9 22 (27.50%) Cisco ISE
10 18 (22.50%) SLA
11 17 (21.25%) Change Management
12 15 (18.75%) LAN
12 15 (18.75%) RSA SecurID
12 15 (18.75%) Network Management
12 15 (18.75%) F5
13 14 (17.50%) Virtual Team
14 13 (16.25%) SSL
14 13 (16.25%) MPLS
15 12 (15.00%) CCNA
15 12 (15.00%) VPLS
16 11 (13.75%) Presales
17 10 (12.50%) OSPF
17 10 (12.50%) BGP
17 10 (12.50%) Windows
18 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
18 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
18 9 (11.25%) Wireless
18 9 (11.25%) Fortinet

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (92.50%) Firewall
2 66 (82.50%) Network Security
3 52 (65.00%) VPN
4 39 (48.75%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (27.50%) Cisco ISE
6 15 (18.75%) LAN
7 13 (16.25%) MPLS
7 13 (16.25%) SSL
8 12 (15.00%) VPLS
9 10 (12.50%) BGP
9 10 (12.50%) OSPF
10 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
10 9 (11.25%) Wireless
11 7 (8.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (8.75%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (8.75%) WAN
12 6 (7.50%) DNS
12 6 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (6.25%) IPsec
13 5 (6.25%) IPv6
General
1 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) LAMP
1 1 (1.25%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) RSA SecurID
2 14 (17.50%) Virtual Team
3 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.75%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Kalman Filter
2 17 (21.25%) Change Management
3 15 (18.75%) Network Management
4 11 (13.75%) Presales
5 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.25%) SIEM
6 8 (10.00%) Information Security
6 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.25%) Analytics
7 5 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL
8 4 (5.00%) Security Architecture
9 3 (3.75%) Fault Management
9 3 (3.75%) Migration
9 3 (3.75%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.75%) Network Design
9 3 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.50%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (6.25%) Python
2 4 (5.00%) C++
2 4 (5.00%) Perl
2 4 (5.00%) Tcl
3 1 (1.25%) PHP
3 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (56.25%) CCNP
3 12 (15.00%) CCNA
4 8 (10.00%) CCSE
5 6 (7.50%) CCIE
6 5 (6.25%) CISSP
6 5 (6.25%) Degree
7 3 (3.75%) CISM
8 2 (2.50%) CCDP
8 2 (2.50%) CCSA
8 2 (2.50%) GIAC
9 1 (1.25%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) ISO27002
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) KVM
1 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Nessus
2 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.50%) TrustSec
3 1 (1.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.25%) Nmap
3 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Cisco
2 39 (48.75%) CheckPoint
3 33 (41.25%) Palo Alto
4 15 (18.75%) F5
5 9 (11.25%) Fortinet
6 6 (7.50%) VMware
7 4 (5.00%) Juniper
8 3 (3.75%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.75%) Meraki
8 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.50%) IronPort
9 2 (2.50%) Sun
10 1 (1.25%) Nokia
10 1 (1.25%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.25%) Qualys
10 1 (1.25%) SonicWALL