Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Network Security Engineer
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 - 140
Rank change year-on-year - +140 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.072% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Essex median annual salary £85,000 - £47,500
10th Percentile £82,500 - £40,000
90th Percentile £87,500 - £51,250
East of England median annual salary £68,750 £52,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year +32.21% +8.90% +6.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1,346 1,780 2,480
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 93.78% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,164 1,312 1,845
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,975 £65,250
East of England median annual salary £46,951 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.34% +1.12% +4.71%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Essex

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Essex

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Essex region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware NSX
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CME
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware