The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 217 213 192
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 12 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.040% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.041% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 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
(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
Warwickshire - 5 £45,000 -
Birmingham -2 3 £38,500 -
Coventry - 2 £45,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £38,000 -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 19 (79.17%) Network Security
4 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (58.33%) CCNA
6 11 (45.83%) LAN
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
7 10 (41.67%) Juniper
7 10 (41.67%) WAN
7 10 (41.67%) CCNP
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (33.33%) F5
9 8 (33.33%) Intel Security
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (29.17%) VPN
11 6 (25.00%) Windows
11 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
11 6 (25.00%) SELinux
12 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
12 5 (20.83%) Degree
12 5 (20.83%) CCIE
12 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
13 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 4 (16.67%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Network Security
3 11 (45.83%) LAN
4 10 (41.67%) WAN
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.33%) BGP
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (8.33%) OSPF
9 2 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (4.17%) DHCP
10 1 (4.17%) DNS
10 1 (4.17%) VLAN
10 1 (4.17%) VoIP
10 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) DRM
4 1 (4.17%) E-Discovery
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) SDLC
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCNA
3 10 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (20.83%) CCIE
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 4 (16.67%) MCSA
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CCDA
6 1 (4.17%) CCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCSP
6 1 (4.17%) CEH
6 1 (4.17%) CISA
6 1 (4.17%) CISM
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) GIAC
6 1 (4.17%) ISACA
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SELinux
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Juniper
4 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (33.33%) F5
4 8 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.33%) Meraki
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3600 on call + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago