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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 864 871 843
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 23 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 12
Average salary £61,250 £54,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.38% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £60,000 £64,500
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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
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 2 March 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 2 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 +22 22 £62,500 +13.63% 2
London +17 13 £65,000 +13.04% 2
South East -16 6 £62,500 +25.00%
City of London +12 4 £56,250 +25.00%
Berkshire - 3 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Marlow - 3 - -
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Swindon - 1 £57,500 -
South Wales - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £57,500 -
Wales - 1 £57,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £57,500 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 47 (92.16%) Cisco
2 41 (80.39%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (78.43%) Network Security
4 39 (76.47%) Firewall
5 37 (72.55%) CheckPoint
6 30 (58.82%) CCNP
7 25 (49.02%) Juniper
7 25 (49.02%) VPN
8 23 (45.10%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (41.18%) CCIE
10 19 (37.25%) F5
11 15 (29.41%) SSL
12 14 (27.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (25.49%) SIEM
14 12 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (23.53%) CCSE
14 12 (23.53%) VMware
15 11 (21.57%) BGP
15 11 (21.57%) Blue Coat
15 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (19.61%) Cisco CUCM
16 10 (19.61%) OSPF
16 10 (19.61%) Linux
16 10 (19.61%) Cisco ISE
17 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
17 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
17 9 (17.65%) CCDP
17 9 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (17.65%) Fortinet
18 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (78.43%) Network Security
2 39 (76.47%) Firewall
3 25 (49.02%) VPN
4 23 (45.10%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (29.41%) SSL
6 14 (27.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (21.57%) BGP
9 10 (19.61%) OSPF
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco ISE
10 9 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (15.69%) LAN
11 8 (15.69%) WAN
12 7 (13.73%) DNS
12 7 (13.73%) EIGRP
12 7 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (11.76%) Wireless
13 6 (11.76%) MPLS
14 5 (9.80%) VoIP
14 5 (9.80%) IPsec
General
1 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.96%) SecurID
1 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) SIEM
2 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.84%) Security Management
3 4 (7.84%) Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.92%) Information Security
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL
5 2 (3.92%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.96%) Low Latency
6 1 (1.96%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.96%) Network Design
6 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (80.39%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (58.82%) CCNP
3 21 (41.18%) CCIE
4 12 (23.53%) CCSE
5 9 (17.65%) CCDP
6 6 (11.76%) CCSP
7 5 (9.80%) CISSP
7 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.88%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.88%) CCSA
9 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 47 (92.16%) Cisco
2 37 (72.55%) CheckPoint
3 25 (49.02%) Juniper
4 19 (37.25%) F5
5 12 (23.53%) VMware
6 11 (21.57%) Blue Coat
7 9 (17.65%) Fortinet
7 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.76%) McAfee
9 4 (7.84%) Lumension
9 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.92%) ProCurve
11 2 (3.92%) IronPort
11 2 (3.92%) Websense
11 2 (3.92%) HP
11 2 (3.92%) Tufin
11 2 (3.92%) Aruba
11 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.96%) ArcSight
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