The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 219 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 15 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £60,000 £68,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +44.21%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
Senior 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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 9 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Maidenhead -4 4 £52,500 -30.00%
Senior Security Engineer
South East

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 25 (62.50%) Network Security
2 25 (62.50%) Linux
3 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 24 (60.00%) CISSP
3 24 (60.00%) CISA
3 24 (60.00%) CEH
4 23 (57.50%) Information Security
5 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 18 (45.00%) GSEC
7 14 (35.00%) Firewall
7 14 (35.00%) Cisco
7 14 (35.00%) Identity Access Management
8 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
8 13 (32.50%) F5
8 13 (32.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
9 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (27.50%) CCNP
10 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
11 10 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (22.50%) CCIE
13 7 (17.50%) Juniper
13 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (15.00%) CCNA
15 5 (12.50%) Migration
16 4 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 4 (10.00%) CCSE

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) Network Security
2 14 (35.00%) Firewall
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (7.50%) MPLS
8 2 (5.00%) BGP
8 2 (5.00%) DNS
8 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.00%) FTP
8 2 (5.00%) HTTP
8 2 (5.00%) IPsec
8 2 (5.00%) OSPF
8 2 (5.00%) SMTP
8 2 (5.00%) SNMP
8 2 (5.00%) SONET
8 2 (5.00%) VRRP
8 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.50%) Billing
1 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Information Security
2 14 (35.00%) Identity Access Management
3 13 (32.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) Validation
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (2.50%) Business Development
8 1 (2.50%) ERP
8 1 (2.50%) High Availability
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL
8 1 (2.50%) Kanban
8 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C++
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 24 (60.00%) CEH
2 24 (60.00%) CISA
2 24 (60.00%) CISSP
3 18 (45.00%) GSEC
4 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (27.50%) CCNP
6 9 (22.50%) CCIE
7 6 (15.00%) CCNA
8 4 (10.00%) CCSE
9 1 (2.50%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) F5
3 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.50%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) Foundry
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.50%) FireEye
6 1 (2.50%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago