The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 - 92
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.78% - 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% - 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 620 759 1080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.12% 93.82% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 474 624 819
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Bedfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Bedfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Luton - 2 £42,500 - 1
Network Security Engineer
East of England

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) Network Security
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco
3 22 (91.67%) LAN
3 22 (91.67%) WAN
3 22 (91.67%) CCSA
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (91.67%) CheckPoint
4 21 (87.50%) CCNP
5 20 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (79.17%) Spanning Tree
6 19 (79.17%) OSPF
6 19 (79.17%) BGP
6 19 (79.17%) CCSE
7 16 (66.67%) CCDP
7 16 (66.67%) Network Management
7 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 16 (66.67%) MS Visio
8 14 (58.33%) Load Balancing
9 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 2 (8.33%) TippingPoint
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 2 (8.33%) Presales
10 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
10 2 (8.33%) Change Control
10 2 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
10 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) Network Security
2 22 (91.67%) LAN
2 22 (91.67%) WAN
3 20 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (79.17%) BGP
4 19 (79.17%) OSPF
4 19 (79.17%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Network Management
2 14 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) CCSA
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (87.50%) CCNP
3 19 (79.17%) CCSE
4 16 (66.67%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 22 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
4 2 (8.33%) TippingPoint
Luton, Bedfordshire
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