The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Network Security Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Birmingham median annual salary - - £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1879 2274 1998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.31% 96.36% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6345 6704 8578
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £77,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Birmingham

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Birmingham

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) CCSA
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee
3 3 (42.86%) TACACS
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Meraki
3 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) WAAS
4 2 (28.57%) Presales

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) TACACS
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) WAAS
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSA
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
2 3 (42.86%) Meraki
2 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire