Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 158 148
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.27% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +21.88% -20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £55,125 £60,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1467 2212 1982
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 97.40% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 1844 1612
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%
10th Percentile £24,475 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Gloucestershire

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Gloucestershire

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £51,250 -
Cheltenham +11 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Network Security Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm