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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 854 835 872
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 45 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.036% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.038% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £85,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+22.98% -0.57%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 2014. 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 -30 43 £52,500 +5.00%
London +4 29 £52,500 +5.00%
City of London +5 15 £55,000 +10.00%
South East -20 6 £50,500 +6.31%
West Midlands -8 4 £56,500 +37.80%
East of England -11 4 £56,500 +37.80%
Staffordshire - 4 £56,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £56,500 -
Watford - 3 £56,500 -
Havant - 3 £50,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £50,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £56,500 -
Reading -4 2 - -
Berkshire -7 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £41,250 - 1
Wales - 2 £41,250 - 1
Bedfordshire 0 1 £50,000 +21.95%
Docklands, London -4 1 £51,000 -11.30%
Bedford -8 1 £50,000 +21.95%
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (87.65%) Network Security
3 65 (80.25%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (72.84%) Firewall
5 58 (71.60%) CheckPoint
6 55 (67.90%) Juniper
7 54 (66.67%) CCNP
8 48 (59.26%) VPN
9 35 (43.21%) OSPF
10 32 (39.51%) SolarWinds
11 30 (37.04%) Network Management
12 29 (35.80%) WAN
13 28 (34.57%) LAN
13 28 (34.57%) Telecoms
14 27 (33.33%) Load Balancing
15 25 (30.86%) F5
15 25 (30.86%) CCSA
16 24 (29.63%) BGP
17 23 (28.40%) MPLS
17 23 (28.40%) VoIP
18 22 (27.16%) Internet
18 22 (27.16%) Wireless
18 22 (27.16%) VLAN
19 20 (24.69%) Fortinet
19 20 (24.69%) Aruba
19 20 (24.69%) HSRP
20 19 (23.46%) EIGRP
21 18 (22.22%) RIP
21 18 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
21 18 (22.22%) Cisco IOS

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 71 (87.65%) Network Security
2 59 (72.84%) Firewall
3 48 (59.26%) VPN
4 35 (43.21%) OSPF
5 29 (35.80%) WAN
6 28 (34.57%) LAN
7 24 (29.63%) BGP
8 23 (28.40%) VoIP
8 23 (28.40%) MPLS
9 22 (27.16%) Wireless
9 22 (27.16%) VLAN
9 22 (27.16%) Internet
10 20 (24.69%) HSRP
11 19 (23.46%) EIGRP
12 18 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (22.22%) RIP
13 16 (19.75%) VPLS
13 16 (19.75%) GLBP
14 15 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (14.81%) IPsec
General
1 28 (34.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Retail
3 7 (8.64%) Billing
4 3 (3.70%) Finance
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (8.64%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.94%) CESG
4 3 (3.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Network Management
2 27 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.64%) Network Design
3 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
3 7 (8.64%) Security Management
3 7 (8.64%) Network Architecture
4 6 (7.41%) Information Security
4 6 (7.41%) ITIL
4 6 (7.41%) Change Control
4 6 (7.41%) Capacity Management
5 4 (4.94%) Migration
5 4 (4.94%) Project Management
5 4 (4.94%) Service Management
6 2 (2.47%) Validation
6 2 (2.47%) eTOM
6 2 (2.47%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.47%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.23%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 65 (80.25%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (66.67%) CCNP
3 25 (30.86%) CCSA
4 15 (18.52%) CCSE
4 15 (18.52%) CCNA
5 12 (14.81%) CCSP
6 10 (12.35%) JNCIS
7 8 (9.88%) CISSP
7 8 (9.88%) JNCIA
7 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
8 7 (8.64%) CCIE
9 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.94%) CEH
10 4 (4.94%) GSEC
10 4 (4.94%) MCSE
10 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (4.94%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.47%) CCDP
11 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.47%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.23%) OpenView
3 1 (1.23%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco
2 58 (71.60%) CheckPoint
3 55 (67.90%) Juniper
4 32 (39.51%) SolarWinds
5 25 (30.86%) F5
6 20 (24.69%) Aruba
6 20 (24.69%) Fortinet
7 16 (19.75%) Brocade
7 16 (19.75%) Citrix
8 10 (12.35%) McAfee
9 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.64%) VMware
10 6 (7.41%) Nokia
10 6 (7.41%) IronPort
11 5 (6.17%) Oracle
12 3 (3.70%) HP
12 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
12 3 (3.70%) Crossbeam
13 2 (2.47%) Tufin
13 2 (2.47%) Splunk
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