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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 74 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.41% 1.82% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.90% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £65,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
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
669 632 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.77% 95.76% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 500 477 518
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) IIS
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
1 9 (90.00%) Snort
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Apache
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) CCSA
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) DTV
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security
1 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCSA
2 1 (10.00%) CCSE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco