The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 101 101 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 14 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 0.26% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.27% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 17
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,400 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Luton - 5 £42,500 -
Bedford -29 1 £21,500 -44.87%
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 16 (80.00%) LAN
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
1 16 (80.00%) CCNA
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) Service Management
2 13 (65.00%) Apache
2 13 (65.00%) MPLS
2 13 (65.00%) VPN
2 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) IIS
2 13 (65.00%) Nessus
2 13 (65.00%) SaaS
2 13 (65.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.00%) CCTV
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) CCSA
5 3 (15.00%) CCDP
6 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (10.00%) CCDA

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 13 (65.00%) Apache
1 13 (65.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) LAN
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) MPLS
2 13 (65.00%) VPN
2 13 (65.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) OSPF
4 2 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Service Management
1 13 (65.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
1 16 (80.00%) CCNA
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCSA
2 3 (15.00%) CCDP
3 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCDA
3 2 (10.00%) CCIP
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CISA
4 1 (5.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle
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