The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 201 205
Rank change year-on-year +51 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.60% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 11
Median salary £42,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.29% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2724 4146 4363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.39% 97.62% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 3550 3611
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Surrey

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Surrey

Network Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Engineer in Surrey

Network Security Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leatherhead +4 7 £39,500 +5.33%
Camberley - 3 £50,000 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Surrey region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (97.30%) Cisco
2 33 (89.19%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (83.78%) VPN
4 30 (81.08%) CCNA
5 29 (78.38%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (70.27%) Firewall
7 25 (67.57%) CCNP
8 23 (62.16%) Juniper
9 21 (56.76%) Wireless
10 19 (51.35%) Riverbed
11 18 (48.65%) Wireless Security
12 17 (45.95%) Wireshark
13 15 (40.54%) Network Security
14 8 (21.62%) Network Management
14 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
15 7 (18.92%) SLA
15 7 (18.92%) SNMP
15 7 (18.92%) Cisco ISE
16 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
17 4 (10.81%) WAN
17 4 (10.81%) MPLS
18 3 (8.11%) VLAN
18 3 (8.11%) DNS
18 3 (8.11%) LAN
18 3 (8.11%) CCIE
19 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
19 2 (5.41%) Degree
19 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
19 2 (5.41%) CCSE
20 1 (2.70%) CISA

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) VPN
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (70.27%) Firewall
4 21 (56.76%) Wireless
5 18 (48.65%) Wireless Security
6 17 (45.95%) Wireshark
7 15 (40.54%) Network Security
8 7 (18.92%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (18.92%) SNMP
9 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.81%) MPLS
10 4 (10.81%) WAN
11 3 (8.11%) DNS
11 3 (8.11%) LAN
11 3 (8.11%) VLAN
12 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
12 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
12 1 (2.70%) Junos
12 1 (2.70%) OSPF
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Network Management
2 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (2.70%) Project Management
2 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
2 1 (2.70%) SDLC
2 1 (2.70%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 33 (89.19%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (81.08%) CCNA
3 25 (67.57%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) CCIE
5 2 (5.41%) CCSE
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) CISA
6 1 (2.70%) CISM
6 1 (2.70%) CISSP
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) Juniper
3 19 (51.35%) Riverbed
4 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Brocade
6 1 (2.70%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard