The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.18% 1.66% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 550 710 771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.52% 98.07% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 505 668 613
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Southampton

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Southampton

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Southampton region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Encryption

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Encryption
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft