The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 59 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.88% 0.97% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.04% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Security Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 670 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.29% 93.18% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 374 568 515
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 8 (57.14%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) Product Management
4 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) SAML
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) OpenID
5 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (28.57%) R
5 4 (28.57%) OAuth
5 4 (28.57%) OWASP
5 4 (28.57%) MariaDB
5 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) New Relic
5 4 (28.57%) StatsD

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) ATM
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) MariaDB
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SAML
1 4 (28.57%) OpenID
1 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (28.57%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Product Management
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) OWASP
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) C++
1 4 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCSE
2 2 (14.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) StatsD
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
2 8 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 8 (57.14%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 4 (28.57%) New Relic
5 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
5 2 (14.29%) Crossbeam