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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 20 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.59% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
140 240 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.90% 97.17% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 125 233 266
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (53.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) CCSA
3 5 (33.33%) CCSE
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (20.00%) GIAC
5 3 (20.00%) CISA
5 3 (20.00%) CISM
5 3 (20.00%) SSCP
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) OSPF
2 5 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
1 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 3 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) CCSA
1 5 (33.33%) CCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (20.00%) CISA
2 3 (20.00%) CISM
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (20.00%) CSSLP
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) GIAC
2 3 (20.00%) SANS
2 3 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Qualys
2 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
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