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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 188 242 213
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 9 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Median salary £57,000 £52,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +94.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +21.87%
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
3971 5737 5556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.11% 96.06% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3064 4679 3804
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Maidenhead - 6 £45,000 -
Windsor -3 1 £53,500 +1.90%
Slough - 1 £60,500 -
IT Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Linux
3 17 (77.27%) CISSP
4 11 (50.00%) CISA
4 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (50.00%) Network Security
4 11 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (45.45%) CEH
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) Information Security
6 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
6 9 (40.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (40.91%) GSEC
6 9 (40.91%) Nessus
6 9 (40.91%) SCCM
6 9 (40.91%) Analytics
6 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (40.91%) SIEM
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
7 8 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Games
7 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
8 7 (31.82%) Presales
9 6 (27.27%) Big Data
9 6 (27.27%) CentOS

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 11 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.64%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Network Security
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
3 6 (27.27%) Big Data
4 4 (18.18%) InfluxDB
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) German Language
2 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.09%) French Language
4 1 (4.55%) Military
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (13.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
3 8 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) CentOS
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Analytics
1 9 (40.91%) Information Security
1 9 (40.91%) SIEM
1 9 (40.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (31.82%) Presales
3 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) CISSP
2 11 (50.00%) CISA
2 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) CEH
4 9 (40.91%) GSEC
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) MCP
6 3 (13.64%) MCSE
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) GCIA
7 1 (4.55%) GCIH
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GPG13
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Nessus
1 9 (40.91%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Grafana
2 4 (18.18%) Graphite
3 2 (9.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
2 3 (13.64%) Apple
2 3 (13.64%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat