The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 216 239 211
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 25 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 5
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £54,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6459 6913 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 96.28% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 5444 3947
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
North Yorkshire - 17 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -3 6 £42,500 -2.85%
South Yorkshire - 1 £41,500 -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 35 (100.00%) Network Security
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco
3 32 (91.43%) Firewall
4 24 (68.57%) Fortinet
5 23 (65.71%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (65.71%) Metasploit
5 23 (65.71%) Nessus
5 23 (65.71%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (62.86%) Risk Management
6 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
6 22 (62.86%) Linux
6 22 (62.86%) Python
6 22 (62.86%) Perl
6 22 (62.86%) PHP
7 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (20.00%) WAN
8 7 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (17.14%) CCNP
9 6 (17.14%) CCNA
9 6 (17.14%) Wireless
10 5 (14.29%) Internet
11 4 (11.43%) Juniper
12 3 (8.57%) McAfee
12 3 (8.57%) Law
12 3 (8.57%) F5
12 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
13 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (5.71%) Imperva
13 2 (5.71%) Degree

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 35 (100.00%) Network Security
2 32 (91.43%) Firewall
3 23 (65.71%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.00%) LAN
5 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) Wireless
7 5 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.86%) Converged Networks
9 1 (2.86%) FWSM
9 1 (2.86%) VPN
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) OSPF
9 1 (2.86%) BGP
9 1 (2.86%) SNMP
9 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (8.57%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (62.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Network Management
4 1 (2.86%) SIEM
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
4 1 (2.86%) Social Engineering
4 1 (2.86%) Security Management
4 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Perl
1 22 (62.86%) PHP
1 22 (62.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCNP
2 6 (17.14%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) CCSA
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CCSE
4 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) Nmap
2 1 (2.86%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Fortinet
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.43%) Juniper
5 3 (8.57%) F5
5 3 (8.57%) McAfee
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Imperva
7 1 (2.86%) Acunetix
7 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade