The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 143 214 213
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 39 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £73,250 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
3523 5055 5142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.55% 95.81% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4116 3692
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +60 37 £55,000 -21.42%
Senior Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (77.78%) Firewall
1 42 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 38 (70.37%) F5
3 36 (66.67%) Cisco
4 33 (61.11%) Juniper
5 31 (57.41%) Palo Alto
6 29 (53.70%) Blue Coat
7 25 (46.30%) Sourcefire
7 25 (46.30%) Network Security
7 25 (46.30%) Kalman Filter
8 24 (44.44%) Risk Management
9 21 (38.89%) Linux
10 20 (37.04%) Windows
10 20 (37.04%) CCSE
11 19 (35.19%) Information Security
12 18 (33.33%) Fortinet
13 17 (31.48%) Security Operations
14 16 (29.63%) Internet
15 15 (27.78%) Security Operations Centre
16 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
16 14 (25.93%) VPN
17 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (24.07%) Unix
17 13 (24.07%) SLA
17 13 (24.07%) Crossbeam
17 13 (24.07%) Identity Management
18 12 (22.22%) Security Management
18 12 (22.22%) Content Management
18 12 (22.22%) ProxySG
18 12 (22.22%) JNCIS

Senior 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 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 12 (22.22%) MS Office
1 12 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 42 (77.78%) Firewall
2 25 (46.30%) Network Security
3 16 (29.63%) Internet
4 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (25.93%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (9.26%) BGP
6 5 (9.26%) OSPF
7 4 (7.41%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.85%) IPsec
8 1 (1.85%) IPv4
8 1 (1.85%) IPv6
8 1 (1.85%) SSL
8 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.85%) Wireless
General
1 7 (12.96%) Games
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Windows
3 13 (24.07%) Unix
4 12 (22.22%) Solaris
4 12 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Kalman Filter
2 24 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 19 (35.19%) Information Security
4 17 (31.48%) Security Operations
5 13 (24.07%) Identity Management
6 12 (22.22%) Coaching
6 12 (22.22%) Content Management
6 12 (22.22%) ITIL
6 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 12 (22.22%) Security Management
7 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
8 7 (12.96%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (12.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (12.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (9.26%) Presales
10 4 (7.41%) Global Marketing
10 4 (7.41%) Network Design
10 4 (7.41%) Product Management
11 1 (1.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.85%) C++
1 1 (1.85%) Perl
1 1 (1.85%) Python
1 1 (1.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) CCSE
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (22.22%) CCIE
3 12 (22.22%) CCSP
3 12 (22.22%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.85%) KVM
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Nessus
2 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 38 (70.37%) F5
3 36 (66.67%) Cisco
4 33 (61.11%) Juniper
5 31 (57.41%) Palo Alto
6 29 (53.70%) Blue Coat
7 25 (46.30%) Sourcefire
8 18 (33.33%) Fortinet
9 13 (24.07%) Crossbeam
10 12 (22.22%) HP
10 12 (22.22%) Imperva
10 12 (22.22%) Intel Security
10 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 12 (22.22%) Proofpoint
10 12 (22.22%) TippingPoint
11 4 (7.41%) Forcepoint
11 4 (7.41%) Stonesoft