Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Security Engineer was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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.

Senior Network Security Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 516 579 628
Rank change year-on-year +63 +49 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 36 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.023% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.023% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 15
South East median annual salary £77,500 £71,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.15% +29.09% +11.68%
10th Percentile £59,750 £48,375 £46,950
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,000 £66,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +26.09% - +12.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29359 34118 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24514 28618 34604
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Security Engineer in the South East

Senior Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Security Engineer in the South East

Senior Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Security Engineer in the South East

Senior Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Thames Valley +61 29 £77,500 +7.64%
Oxfordshire - 25 £77,500 -
Surrey - 7 £62,500 -
Berkshire +41 4 £70,000 -2.78%
Senior Network Security Engineer
England

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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

1 31 (86.11%) Network Security
2 26 (72.22%) VPN
3 25 (69.44%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 24 (66.67%) Firewall
5 23 (63.89%) Juniper
5 23 (63.89%) Mentoring
6 21 (58.33%) Palo Alto
6 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 20 (55.56%) WAN
8 19 (52.78%) Web Services
8 19 (52.78%) Degree
8 19 (52.78%) Computer Science
8 19 (52.78%) Kalman Filter
8 19 (52.78%) Web Filtering
9 18 (50.00%) Security Operations
9 18 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
11 13 (36.11%) Ethernet
12 12 (33.33%) Python
12 12 (33.33%) DNS
12 12 (33.33%) C
12 12 (33.33%) C++
12 12 (33.33%) Java
12 12 (33.33%) Perl
12 12 (33.33%) Ruby
13 11 (30.56%) Cisco
13 11 (30.56%) CCNP
13 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 25 (69.44%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) Network Security
2 26 (72.22%) VPN
3 24 (66.67%) Firewall
3 24 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (55.56%) WAN
5 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 13 (36.11%) Ethernet
7 12 (33.33%) DNS
8 8 (22.22%) BGP
9 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (11.11%) IPsec
11 3 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (8.33%) LAN
11 3 (8.33%) MPLS
11 3 (8.33%) Wireless
12 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
12 1 (2.78%) Internet
12 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
12 1 (2.78%) SSL
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Unix
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Mentoring
2 19 (52.78%) Kalman Filter
2 19 (52.78%) Web Filtering
3 18 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 18 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 8 (22.22%) Change Management
5 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 6 (16.67%) Service Design
6 6 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Time Management
7 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.89%) Network Management
7 5 (13.89%) SIEM
7 5 (13.89%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
9 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C
1 12 (33.33%) C++
1 12 (33.33%) Java
1 12 (33.33%) Perl
1 12 (33.33%) Python
1 12 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 11 (30.56%) CCNP
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (19.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Nagios
1 6 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Juniper
2 21 (58.33%) Palo Alto
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.11%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) IronPort