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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 234 223 201
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% 0.037% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.038% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £38,500 £56,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +2.75%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%
Network Security Engineer
England

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
5995 5236 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.95% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4758 4438 4037
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 2 May 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
Birmingham -17 3 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £37,500 -39.51%
Coventry - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) CCNA
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) Network Security
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
6 9 (52.94%) CCNP
7 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
8 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
9 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
10 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 4 (23.53%) MCSA
10 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
10 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (23.53%) Office 365
10 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) Network Security
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (11.76%) DHCP
8 2 (11.76%) DNS
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) SIEM
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) DRM
4 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CCNA
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) MCSA
6 3 (17.65%) CEH
6 3 (17.65%) CISSP
7 2 (11.76%) GIAC
7 2 (11.76%) SSCP
8 1 (5.88%) CCDA
8 1 (5.88%) CCIE
8 1 (5.88%) CCSA
8 1 (5.88%) CCSP
8 1 (5.88%) CISA
8 1 (5.88%) CISM
8 1 (5.88%) CISMP
8 1 (5.88%) MCSE
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Imperva
7 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) Meraki
7 1 (5.88%) NetIQ
7 1 (5.88%) Qualys
7 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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