The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Engineer
Rank 214 208 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.13% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.14% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +37.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 10 £25,500 -
Maidenhead -1 3 £52,500 +10.52% 2
IT Security Engineer
South East

IT Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
4 11 (68.75%) Cyber Security
5 10 (62.50%) DHCP
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) CCNA
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (62.50%) Network Security
6 9 (56.25%) VLAN
6 9 (56.25%) SIEM
6 9 (56.25%) Change Management
6 9 (56.25%) Network Design
6 9 (56.25%) MPLS
6 9 (56.25%) IPsec
6 9 (56.25%) Project Management
6 9 (56.25%) SLA
6 9 (56.25%) VPN
6 9 (56.25%) WAN
6 9 (56.25%) Open Source
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) MCSE
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Huawei
8 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) DHCP
2 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Network Security
3 9 (56.25%) VLAN
3 9 (56.25%) MPLS
3 9 (56.25%) IPsec
3 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Cyber Security
2 9 (56.25%) SIEM
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) OWASP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CCNA
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CISA
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.25%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) Huawei
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
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