The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 121 130 172
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 91 87 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.65% 1.59% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.70% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 58
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5130 5113 5656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.93% 93.27% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 4068 4762
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 23 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(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 +13 44 £50,000 +5.82%
Slough - 17 £30,000 -
Bracknell -17 9 £52,500 +44.82% 1
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 111 (62.01%) Firewall
2 84 (46.93%) Cisco
3 68 (37.99%) Windows
4 64 (35.75%) Network Security
5 59 (32.96%) TCP/IP
6 57 (31.84%) CheckPoint
7 52 (29.05%) Linux
8 51 (28.49%) F5
9 50 (27.93%) Telecoms
10 48 (26.82%) Internet
10 48 (26.82%) Juniper
11 47 (26.26%) DNS
12 45 (25.14%) OSPF
13 44 (24.58%) Cisco Certification
14 38 (21.23%) Smartphone
14 38 (21.23%) Broadband
14 38 (21.23%) BGP
15 37 (20.67%) SNMP
16 35 (19.55%) Microsoft
16 35 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
17 34 (18.99%) Network Management
17 34 (18.99%) Blue Coat
18 33 (18.44%) VoIP
18 33 (18.44%) CISSP
18 33 (18.44%) Cisco Nexus
19 32 (17.88%) MPLS
20 31 (17.32%) CCNP
20 31 (17.32%) SC Cleared
20 31 (17.32%) Security Cleared
21 29 (16.20%) DV Cleared

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (2.23%) IIS
1 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) SaaS
2 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 111 (62.01%) Firewall
2 64 (35.75%) Network Security
3 59 (32.96%) TCP/IP
4 48 (26.82%) Internet
5 47 (26.26%) DNS
6 45 (25.14%) OSPF
7 38 (21.23%) BGP
7 38 (21.23%) Broadband
8 37 (20.67%) SNMP
9 33 (18.44%) VoIP
9 33 (18.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 32 (17.88%) MPLS
11 24 (13.41%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (12.85%) VPN
13 21 (11.73%) IPsec
14 20 (11.17%) BIG-IP
14 20 (11.17%) tcpdump
15 15 (8.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 14 (7.82%) Intrusion Detection
17 13 (7.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (8.38%) Metasploit
2 3 (1.68%) AppScan
General
1 50 (27.93%) Telecoms
2 29 (16.20%) Retail
2 29 (16.20%) Billing
3 8 (4.47%) German Language
4 5 (2.79%) Finance
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) .NET
2 3 (1.68%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.68%) Web Services
2 3 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.12%) SOAP
4 1 (0.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.23%) Smartphone
2 14 (7.82%) CCTV
3 8 (4.47%) Open Source
4 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.12%) SecurID
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.56%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.99%) Windows
2 52 (29.05%) Linux
3 35 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (13.97%) UNIX
6 14 (7.82%) Ubuntu
6 14 (7.82%) CentOS
7 13 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
9 9 (5.03%) Windows 2000
10 8 (4.47%) Solaris
10 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.79%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.99%) Network Management
2 21 (11.73%) SIEM
3 16 (8.94%) ITIL
4 14 (7.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (7.26%) Load Balancing
5 13 (7.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (6.70%) Network Design
6 12 (6.70%) Information Security
7 11 (6.15%) Validation
8 7 (3.91%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.91%) Capacity Management
9 6 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.79%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.79%) Computer Security
10 5 (2.79%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (2.23%) Cyber Security
12 3 (1.68%) Release Management
12 3 (1.68%) OWASP
12 3 (1.68%) Risk Management
12 3 (1.68%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.73%) SQL
2 18 (10.06%) PHP
3 15 (8.38%) Python
3 15 (8.38%) Ruby
3 15 (8.38%) Bash Shell
3 15 (8.38%) Perl
4 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.68%) Java
5 3 (1.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (24.58%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (18.44%) CISSP
3 31 (17.32%) CCNP
3 31 (17.32%) SC Cleared
3 31 (17.32%) Security Cleared
4 29 (16.20%) DV Cleared
5 23 (12.85%) CCSE
6 17 (9.50%) CCSA
7 15 (8.38%) CCNA
8 13 (7.26%) CEH
8 13 (7.26%) OSCE
9 12 (6.70%) OSCP
10 9 (5.03%) JNCIA
11 8 (4.47%) JNCIS
12 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (3.91%) MCP
12 7 (3.91%) MCSE
13 5 (2.79%) RHCE
13 5 (2.79%) Degree
14 3 (1.68%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.17%) PCI DSS
2 19 (10.61%) SLA
3 17 (9.50%) HIPAA
4 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.68%) QA
6 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.56%) BS25999
7 1 (0.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.38%) Snort
3 14 (7.82%) Nmap
4 12 (6.70%) ProxySG
5 7 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (11.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (8.38%) Nessus
3 13 (7.26%) WSUS
4 12 (6.70%) FortiGate
5 8 (4.47%) SCCM
5 8 (4.47%) SCOM
5 8 (4.47%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.12%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 84 (46.93%) Cisco
2 57 (31.84%) CheckPoint
3 51 (28.49%) F5
4 48 (26.82%) Juniper
5 35 (19.55%) Microsoft
6 34 (18.99%) Blue Coat
7 26 (14.53%) HP
8 20 (11.17%) Red Hat
9 17 (9.50%) Fortinet
10 14 (7.82%) VMware
10 14 (7.82%) Sourcefire
10 14 (7.82%) Imperva
10 14 (7.82%) Sophos
11 13 (7.26%) ArcSight
12 12 (6.70%) EMC
13 9 (5.03%) Tufin
14 8 (4.47%) Lumension
14 8 (4.47%) Crossbeam
14 8 (4.47%) SolarWinds
15 7 (3.91%) IronPort
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