The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 200 207 213
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.15% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 5
Median salary £60,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £46,875 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
IT Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4278 4774 5324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.86% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3457 3644 3723
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

IT Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor - 9 £62,500 -
Maidenhead -5 5 £37,500 +36.36%
Reading +5 2 £47,500 +86.27%
IT Security Engineer
South East

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT 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 Berkshire region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Information Security
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 11 (47.83%) CISA
4 11 (47.83%) CISSP
4 11 (47.83%) Network Security
5 10 (43.48%) SCCM
6 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Presales
6 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (39.13%) GSEC
6 9 (39.13%) Nessus
6 9 (39.13%) CEH
6 9 (39.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
7 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
7 8 (34.78%) SIEM
8 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (30.43%) ZeroMQ
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
8 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
8 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Big Data
10 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (17.39%) SQL
10 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.04%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Domino
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (8.70%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) IPv4
6 1 (4.35%) IPv6
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) TACACS
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Big Data
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Games
1 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (13.04%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
1 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Presales
2 9 (39.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (34.78%) SIEM
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Escalation Management
6 1 (4.35%) Fraud Detection
6 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) Threat Management
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISA
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) CEH
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) GSEC
3 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) MCITP
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) GPG13
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
2 9 (39.13%) Nessus
3 1 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Apple
1 3 (13.04%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) GFI Software
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.35%) Radware
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Sun