The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 32 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.04% 0.73% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 0.74% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.90%
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.55%
Security Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 271 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 100.00% 99.27% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119 252 297
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Bedford region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (37.50%) GIAC
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) SSCP
4 3 (37.50%) CISA
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) CSSLP
4 3 (37.50%) Qualys
4 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) CEH
4 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) SANS
4 3 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 5 (62.50%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
3 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
3 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
4 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CEH
1 3 (37.50%) CISA
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (37.50%) CSSLP
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) GIAC
1 3 (37.50%) SANS
1 3 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (37.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Qualys
1 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds