The median annual salary for a Senior Network Security Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Senior Network Security Engineer
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 626 635
Rank change year-on-year +68 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 18 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.054% 0.064% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.067% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 24
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -2.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.31% -10.86%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Security Engineer in London

Senior Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Security Engineer in London

Senior Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Security Engineer in London

Senior Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +47 3 £57,500 -4.16%
Senior Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Firewall
1 52 (100.00%) Network Security
2 44 (84.62%) Cisco
3 35 (67.31%) CCNP
3 35 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (65.38%) VPN
5 30 (57.69%) CheckPoint
6 22 (42.31%) Palo Alto
7 20 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (38.46%) Change Management
8 15 (28.85%) LAN
8 15 (28.85%) WAN
9 14 (26.92%) SLA
9 14 (26.92%) Cisco ISE
9 14 (26.92%) Virtual Team
10 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (23.08%) Windows
11 12 (23.08%) MPLS
11 12 (23.08%) OSPF
11 12 (23.08%) BGP
11 12 (23.08%) RSA SecurID
11 12 (23.08%) VPLS
11 12 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
12 11 (21.15%) Network Management
12 11 (21.15%) F5
12 11 (21.15%) VLAN
12 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
13 10 (19.23%) DNS

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (17.31%) Apache
1 9 (17.31%) IIS
1 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
1 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) Firewall
1 52 (100.00%) Network Security
2 34 (65.38%) VPN
3 20 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (28.85%) LAN
4 15 (28.85%) WAN
5 14 (26.92%) Cisco ISE
6 12 (23.08%) BGP
6 12 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (23.08%) MPLS
6 12 (23.08%) OSPF
6 12 (23.08%) VPLS
7 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
7 11 (21.15%) VLAN
8 10 (19.23%) BIG-IP
8 10 (19.23%) DNS
8 10 (19.23%) Internet
8 10 (19.23%) SSL
9 9 (17.31%) SMTP
9 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Virtual Team
2 12 (23.08%) RSA SecurID
3 9 (17.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Change Management
2 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 11 (21.15%) Network Management
5 10 (19.23%) ITIL
6 9 (17.31%) Load Balancing
6 9 (17.31%) OWASP
6 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
7 8 (15.38%) SIEM
8 4 (7.69%) Information Security
9 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.77%) Fault Management
9 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.77%) Presales
9 3 (5.77%) Proprietary Trading
9 3 (5.77%) Security Architecture
9 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
11 1 (1.92%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) CCNP
1 35 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CCIE
3 5 (9.62%) CCNA
4 3 (5.77%) CISM
4 3 (5.77%) CISSP
4 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) GIAC
5 1 (1.92%) CCSA
5 1 (1.92%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) SLA
2 9 (17.31%) ISO27002
2 9 (17.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) Cisco
2 30 (57.69%) CheckPoint
3 22 (42.31%) Palo Alto
4 11 (21.15%) F5
5 9 (17.31%) Sun
6 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
7 4 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.92%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.92%) Splunk