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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 58 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.81% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
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
584 545 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 96.21% 96.98% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 479 382 663
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
5 5 (41.67%) Snort
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) Solaris
5 5 (41.67%) IPsec
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
5 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
5 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 5 (41.67%) Sourcefire
5 5 (41.67%) Crossbeam
5 5 (41.67%) F5

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) IPsec
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Solaris
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 2000
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCSA
2 1 (8.33%) CCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) Sourcefire
3 5 (41.67%) Crossbeam
3 5 (41.67%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Tripwire