The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 28 March 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.62%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 534 479 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.35% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 444 396 380
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Merseyside

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Merseyside

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Merseyside region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco