The median annual salary for a Network Security Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.37% 0.30% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.30% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +17.64%  
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 Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 260 328 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 97.38% 99.39% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 219 267 355
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Warrington

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Network Security Engineer in Warrington

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

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 Warrington region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco