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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 106 135 168
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 91 114 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.24% 1.89% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.97% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 90 58
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +12.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
3867 5794 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.01% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 4725 3847
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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 Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Reading +15 45 £56,250 +11.38% 2
Maidenhead +16 15 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Bracknell +12 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Newbury +24 2 £55,000 +29.41%
Slough +23 2 £60,500 +61.33%
Windsor -11 1 £53,500 -2.72%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Security Engineer in the job title.

1 123 (59.13%) Firewall
2 115 (55.29%) Linux
3 101 (48.56%) Cisco
4 100 (48.08%) CheckPoint
5 98 (47.12%) Windows
6 92 (44.23%) F5
7 85 (40.87%) Juniper
8 83 (39.90%) Palo Alto
9 78 (37.50%) TCP/IP
10 68 (32.69%) Unix
11 62 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 59 (28.37%) Network Security
13 55 (26.44%) Information Security
14 53 (25.48%) Blue Coat
15 48 (23.08%) German Language
15 48 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
16 45 (21.63%) Sourcefire
17 44 (21.15%) Solaris
17 44 (21.15%) Windows 2000
18 42 (20.19%) Cisco Certification
19 40 (19.23%) CISSP
20 38 (18.27%) ITIL
21 37 (17.79%) VPN
21 37 (17.79%) Crossbeam
22 36 (17.31%) Risk Management
23 34 (16.35%) French Language
24 33 (15.87%) Security Cleared
24 33 (15.87%) SC Cleared
24 33 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
25 29 (13.94%) CCNP

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 21 (10.10%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.81%) nginx
3 8 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.92%) Apache
4 4 (1.92%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.92%) IIS
4 4 (1.92%) JBoss
4 4 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.44%) SAS
6 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Office
2 5 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 123 (59.13%) Firewall
2 78 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 59 (28.37%) Network Security
4 37 (17.79%) VPN
5 23 (11.06%) MPLS
6 19 (9.13%) BIG-IP
6 19 (9.13%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (9.13%) SSL
7 17 (8.17%) BGP
7 17 (8.17%) OSPF
8 13 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (6.25%) EIGRP
9 12 (5.77%) DNS
9 12 (5.77%) Internet
9 12 (5.77%) SMTP
10 11 (5.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (4.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (4.81%) LAN
11 10 (4.81%) snoop
11 10 (4.81%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 16 (7.69%) Big Data
4 4 (1.92%) InfluxDB
5 2 (0.96%) HBase
6 1 (0.48%) MySQL
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (23.08%) German Language
2 34 (16.35%) French Language
3 24 (11.54%) Games
4 21 (10.10%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.29%) Finance
6 9 (4.33%) Banking
6 9 (4.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (1.92%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.96%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.25%) ZeroMQ
2 11 (5.29%) Regular Expression
3 10 (4.81%) Ajax
3 10 (4.81%) CSS
3 10 (4.81%) HTML
4 6 (2.88%) Web Services
5 2 (0.96%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (0.96%) Node.js
5 2 (0.96%) STL
6 1 (0.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.02%) Management Information System
2 19 (9.13%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.65%) Cyberthreat
4 14 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.73%) Virtual Team
5 13 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.85%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.37%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Physics
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 115 (55.29%) Linux
2 98 (47.12%) Windows
3 68 (32.69%) Unix
4 62 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (21.15%) Solaris
6 44 (21.15%) Windows 2000
7 19 (9.13%) Windows Server
8 17 (8.17%) CentOS
9 13 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.92%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.92%) SUSE
10 4 (1.92%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.44%) Information Security
2 38 (18.27%) ITIL
3 36 (17.31%) Risk Management
4 33 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (13.46%) SIEM
6 24 (11.54%) Presales
7 20 (9.62%) Analytics
8 18 (8.65%) Load Balancing
9 17 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (8.17%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.69%) High Availability
10 16 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 15 (7.21%) Change Management
11 15 (7.21%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (6.73%) Data Loss Prevention
13 13 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (6.25%) Multithreading
14 12 (5.77%) Identity Management
14 12 (5.77%) Scrum
14 12 (5.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.94%) SQL
2 22 (10.58%) Java
3 15 (7.21%) C++
4 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.81%) PL/SQL
4 10 (4.81%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.33%) Python
6 6 (2.88%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.40%) C
8 3 (1.44%) C#
8 3 (1.44%) Perl
9 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 42 (20.19%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (19.23%) CISSP
3 33 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 33 (15.87%) Security Cleared
4 29 (13.94%) CCNP
5 22 (10.58%) Degree
6 20 (9.62%) CEH
7 16 (7.69%) CCSE
8 11 (5.29%) CISA
9 10 (4.81%) CCNA
10 9 (4.33%) GSEC
11 8 (3.85%) CCIE
11 8 (3.85%) CCSP
12 7 (3.37%) DV Cleared
12 7 (3.37%) MCSE
12 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (2.88%) JNCIS
14 5 (2.40%) CompTIA Security+
14 5 (2.40%) Security+ Certification
15 4 (1.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.13%) SLA
2 5 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.44%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.48%) GPG13
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (12.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.88%) ProxySG
3 4 (1.92%) Samba
3 4 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.44%) Firmware
4 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.96%) HDFS
5 2 (0.96%) Snort
6 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.48%) KVM
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.69%) Nessus
2 9 (4.33%) SCCM
3 4 (1.92%) Grafana
3 4 (1.92%) Graphite
4 3 (1.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.96%) Kibana
5 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 101 (48.56%) Cisco
2 100 (48.08%) CheckPoint
3 92 (44.23%) F5
4 85 (40.87%) Juniper
5 83 (39.90%) Palo Alto
6 53 (25.48%) Blue Coat
7 45 (21.63%) Sourcefire
8 37 (17.79%) Crossbeam
9 22 (10.58%) Fortinet
10 12 (5.77%) Apple
10 12 (5.77%) Google
11 10 (4.81%) BT
11 10 (4.81%) Microsoft
11 10 (4.81%) NetScout
12 9 (4.33%) HP
12 9 (4.33%) Imperva
12 9 (4.33%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.85%) Intel Security
13 8 (3.85%) Oracle
14 6 (2.88%) TippingPoint
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cybercrowd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago