The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 193 203 193
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 21 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.072% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.076% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 8
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -12.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5089 5268 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.82% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4419 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +6 9 £47,500 +28.37% 2
Solihull - 6 - -
Staffordshire - 4 £56,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Network Security
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco
3 27 (93.10%) CheckPoint
4 26 (89.66%) Firewall
5 19 (65.52%) VPN
6 18 (62.07%) Juniper
7 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (48.28%) Fortinet
10 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
10 10 (34.48%) SecurID
10 10 (34.48%) Junos
10 10 (34.48%) SSL
10 10 (34.48%) Change Management
11 9 (31.03%) BGP
11 9 (31.03%) IPsec
11 9 (31.03%) MPLS
11 9 (31.03%) CCSP
11 9 (31.03%) LAN
11 9 (31.03%) WAN
11 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
11 9 (31.03%) Network Architecture
11 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
12 8 (27.59%) Security Management
12 8 (27.59%) Internet
13 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
13 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
13 7 (24.14%) Finance
13 7 (24.14%) Legal
13 7 (24.14%) CCSA

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) Network Security
2 26 (89.66%) Firewall
3 19 (65.52%) VPN
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (34.48%) Junos
5 10 (34.48%) SSL
6 9 (31.03%) LAN
6 9 (31.03%) WAN
6 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (31.03%) MPLS
6 9 (31.03%) BGP
6 9 (31.03%) IPsec
7 8 (27.59%) Internet
8 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
8 7 (24.14%) OSPF
8 7 (24.14%) VPLS
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.45%) Wireless
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
1 7 (24.14%) Legal
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Change Management
2 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
2 9 (31.03%) Network Architecture
3 8 (27.59%) Security Management
4 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (24.14%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) CCSP
4 7 (24.14%) CCNP
4 7 (24.14%) CCSA
4 7 (24.14%) CCSE
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 27 (93.10%) CheckPoint
3 18 (62.07%) Juniper
4 14 (48.28%) Fortinet
5 7 (24.14%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.45%) Aruba
6 1 (3.45%) Meru Networks
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago