The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4756 5039 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.42% 96.55% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4205 4253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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
Herefordshire - 9 £45,000 -
Birmingham -6 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Warwickshire +19 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Coventry +8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Network Security
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco
3 24 (88.89%) Firewall
4 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (59.26%) CCNA
5 16 (59.26%) OSPF
5 16 (59.26%) LAN
5 16 (59.26%) WAN
6 15 (55.56%) CCNP
7 14 (51.85%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (44.44%) MPLS
9 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
9 11 (40.74%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (40.74%) Palo Alto
10 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
10 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
10 10 (37.04%) DHCP
11 9 (33.33%) PSTN
11 9 (33.33%) ADSL
11 9 (33.33%) ISDN
11 9 (33.33%) IPv6
11 9 (33.33%) DNS
11 9 (33.33%) BGP-4
11 9 (33.33%) X.25
11 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 9 (33.33%) F5
11 9 (33.33%) Cyberoam
11 9 (33.33%) DMVPN
11 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Network Security
2 24 (88.89%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) LAN
3 16 (59.26%) OSPF
3 16 (59.26%) WAN
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (44.44%) MPLS
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (37.04%) DHCP
8 9 (33.33%) ADSL
8 9 (33.33%) BGP-4
8 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (33.33%) DMVPN
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) HSRP
8 9 (33.33%) IPv6
8 9 (33.33%) ISDN
8 9 (33.33%) PSTN
8 9 (33.33%) X.25
9 7 (25.93%) VPN
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 6 (22.22%) Presales
3 5 (18.52%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (59.26%) CCNA
3 15 (55.56%) CCNP
4 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) CCSA
5 3 (11.11%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
2 11 (40.74%) Palo Alto
3 9 (33.33%) Cyberoam
3 9 (33.33%) F5
4 6 (22.22%) Meraki
4 6 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 6 (22.22%) Sourcefire
5 5 (18.52%) Aruba
5 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
6 4 (14.81%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.81%) Huawei
7 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Stonesoft
7 1 (3.70%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Standard Corporate Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday