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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 892 901 919
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 43 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.034% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.035% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 17
Average salary £52,500 £61,250 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £51,450 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £78,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 23 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 10 February 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
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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 +23 38 £55,000 -12.00% 3
London +5 18 £65,000 +4.00% 1
South East +18 13 £55,000 -
Berkshire +1 12 £60,000 -3.61%
Reading +12 7 £65,000 +13.04%
City of London +56 5 £72,500 -1.69%
Glasgow - 5 £50,000 -
Scotland - 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £52,500 -
North West +28 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £38,500 - 1
Manchester +20 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £39,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £50,000 -
South West -11 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £38,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £50,000 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Worcester - 1 £38,000 -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (90.00%) Cisco
2 80 (88.89%) Network Security
3 61 (67.78%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (61.11%) CCNP
4 55 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 52 (57.78%) Firewall
6 48 (53.33%) OSPF
6 48 (53.33%) BGP
7 46 (51.11%) CCIE
8 45 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 40 (44.44%) LAN
10 38 (42.22%) SSL
11 34 (37.78%) Load Balancing
12 32 (35.56%) DNS
13 31 (34.44%) Citrix
14 30 (33.33%) HTTP
14 30 (33.33%) DHCP
14 30 (33.33%) CheckPoint
14 30 (33.33%) VLAN
15 29 (32.22%) VPN
15 29 (32.22%) F5
16 28 (31.11%) FCoE
16 28 (31.11%) Fibre Channel
16 28 (31.11%) iSCSI
16 28 (31.11%) Hybrid Cloud
16 28 (31.11%) E-Commerce
17 26 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
18 23 (25.56%) Juniper
19 18 (20.00%) MPLS
20 15 (16.67%) Cisco PIX

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (88.89%) Network Security
2 55 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 52 (57.78%) Firewall
4 48 (53.33%) BGP
4 48 (53.33%) OSPF
5 45 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 40 (44.44%) LAN
7 38 (42.22%) SSL
8 32 (35.56%) DNS
9 30 (33.33%) DHCP
9 30 (33.33%) HTTP
9 30 (33.33%) VLAN
10 29 (32.22%) VPN
11 28 (31.11%) FCoE
11 28 (31.11%) Fibre Channel
11 28 (31.11%) iSCSI
12 26 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (20.00%) MPLS
14 15 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (15.56%) WAN
General
1 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Billing
4 1 (1.11%) Electronics
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.11%) JSON
2 1 (1.11%) REST
2 1 (1.11%) SOAP
2 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (12.22%) IVR
3 10 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) Load Balancing
2 28 (31.11%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.00%) Network Design
4 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.56%) SIEM
6 4 (4.44%) Change Management
6 4 (4.44%) Information Security
6 4 (4.44%) ITIL
6 4 (4.44%) Network Management
7 3 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.33%) Presales
7 3 (3.33%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (3.33%) Validation
8 2 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.22%) Low Latency
8 2 (2.22%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.22%) Software License Management
8 2 (2.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.33%) Perl
2 2 (2.22%) Python
3 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (67.78%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (61.11%) CCNP
3 46 (51.11%) CCIE
4 12 (13.33%) CCNA
5 8 (8.89%) CCSE
6 7 (7.78%) Degree
7 2 (2.22%) CCSA
7 2 (2.22%) CISSP
7 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) CCDA
8 1 (1.11%) CEH
8 1 (1.11%) CISA
8 1 (1.11%) CISM
8 1 (1.11%) GCIA
8 1 (1.11%) GCIH
8 1 (1.11%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.11%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.11%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.11%) GPFS
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.11%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 81 (90.00%) Cisco
2 31 (34.44%) Citrix
3 30 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 29 (32.22%) F5
5 23 (25.56%) Juniper
6 9 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 7 (7.78%) VMware
8 6 (6.67%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.44%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.33%) AlgoSec
10 3 (3.33%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.33%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (3.33%) HP
10 3 (3.33%) Qualys
10 3 (3.33%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.22%) Aruba
11 2 (2.22%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.22%) Foundry
11 2 (2.22%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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