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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 831 917 942
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 46 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.039% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.040% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 24
Median salary £57,500 £75,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £62,850
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £80,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +77.77%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +75 43 £57,500 -23.33%
London +100 36 £57,500 +15.00%
City of London - 13 £57,500 -
South East +58 3 £57,500 -17.85%
North West -32 3 £46,000 -42.50%
Warrington +9 2 £46,000 -42.50%
Cheshire -6 2 £46,000 -42.50%
Hampshire - 2 £56,250 -
Portsmouth - 2 £56,250 -
Berkshire +51 1 £70,000 -
Reading +34 1 £70,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Hayes - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 70 (86.42%) Firewall
2 67 (82.72%) Network Security
3 59 (72.84%) Cisco
4 54 (66.67%) VPN
5 47 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (56.79%) CCNP
7 39 (48.15%) CheckPoint
8 37 (45.68%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (38.27%) Palo Alto
10 23 (28.40%) Kalman Filter
11 20 (24.69%) Cisco ISE
12 18 (22.22%) F5
13 17 (20.99%) SLA
14 16 (19.75%) SSL
14 16 (19.75%) Change Management
14 16 (19.75%) Network Management
15 15 (18.52%) RSA SecurID
16 13 (16.05%) LAN
17 12 (14.81%) Wireless
17 12 (14.81%) MPLS
17 12 (14.81%) Data Centre
18 11 (13.58%) Presales
18 11 (13.58%) Virtual Team
18 11 (13.58%) Cisco Nexus
18 11 (13.58%) CCSE
19 10 (12.35%) VPLS
20 9 (11.11%) Fortinet
20 9 (11.11%) Linux
20 9 (11.11%) CCNA
21 8 (9.88%) OSPF

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 6 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (86.42%) Firewall
2 67 (82.72%) Network Security
3 54 (66.67%) VPN
4 37 (45.68%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (24.69%) Cisco ISE
6 16 (19.75%) SSL
7 13 (16.05%) LAN
8 12 (14.81%) MPLS
8 12 (14.81%) Wireless
9 11 (13.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (12.35%) VPLS
11 8 (9.88%) BGP
11 8 (9.88%) OSPF
12 7 (8.64%) IPsec
12 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
13 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (7.41%) IPv6
14 5 (6.17%) LTE
General
1 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) RSA SecurID
2 12 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 11 (13.58%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.23%) MVS
4 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (19.75%) Change Management
2 16 (19.75%) Network Management
3 11 (13.58%) Presales
4 8 (9.88%) Information Security
4 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.64%) SIEM
6 6 (7.41%) Analytics
6 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.94%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.70%) Migration
9 3 (3.70%) Network Design
9 3 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Security Architecture
9 3 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
1 6 (7.41%) Python
2 5 (6.17%) C++
2 5 (6.17%) Perl
2 5 (6.17%) Tcl
3 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (56.79%) CCNP
3 11 (13.58%) CCSE
4 9 (11.11%) CCNA
5 5 (6.17%) CISSP
6 4 (4.94%) Degree
7 3 (3.70%) CCDP
7 3 (3.70%) CCIE
7 3 (3.70%) CCSA
8 2 (2.47%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.47%) CISM
9 1 (1.23%) CCDA
9 1 (1.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) SLA
2 8 (9.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) KVM
1 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Nessus
2 3 (3.70%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.47%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.47%) TrustSec
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.23%) Nmap
Vendors
1 59 (72.84%) Cisco
2 39 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 31 (38.27%) Palo Alto
4 18 (22.22%) F5
5 9 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 7 (8.64%) VMware
7 6 (7.41%) Juniper
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.70%) LogRhythm
9 3 (3.70%) Meraki
9 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.47%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.47%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.47%) IronPort
11 1 (1.23%) HP
11 1 (1.23%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.23%) Nokia
11 1 (1.23%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.23%) Qualys
11 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL