Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 205 219
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.34% 0.61% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.62% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 45
Leeds median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +34.33%
10th Percentile £30,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,875 £55,000 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4849 5340 6703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.04% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4608 5385
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,850 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Network Security
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (41.18%) CCNA
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Palo Alto
6 6 (35.29%) Juniper
6 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) LAN
8 4 (23.53%) VoIP
8 4 (23.53%) WLAN
8 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 4 (23.53%) CCSA
8 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
8 4 (23.53%) JNCIA
8 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
8 4 (23.53%) Junos
8 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
8 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Task Automation
9 3 (17.65%) Splunk
9 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
9 3 (17.65%) SIEM
9 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
9 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
9 3 (17.65%) CCNP
9 3 (17.65%) DNS
10 2 (11.76%) SLA

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Network Security
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (23.53%) Junos
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) WLAN
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) BGP
7 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Games
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
1 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Task Automation
2 3 (17.65%) SIEM
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCSA
2 4 (23.53%) JNCIA
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Palo Alto
3 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
5 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
5 3 (17.65%) Splunk
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) VMware