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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 210 220 213
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
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
4849 5505 5162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.83% 92.72% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3824 4035
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 2 September 2015. 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
Slough -3 1 £62,500 +38.88%
Windsor - 1 £62,500 - 2
Senior Security Engineer
South East

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
3 9 (64.29%) Information Security
4 7 (50.00%) CISA
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) CEH
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) GSEC
5 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) UNIX
6 4 (28.57%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) F5
7 3 (21.43%) Crossbeam
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Sourcefire
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) SSL

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) WPA2
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) WPA
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) CISA
2 7 (50.00%) CEH
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) GSEC
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
6 1 (7.14%) CHFI
6 1 (7.14%) GCFA
6 1 (7.14%) GREM
6 1 (7.14%) CCIE
6 1 (7.14%) CISM
6 1 (7.14%) CNA
6 1 (7.14%) CNE
6 1 (7.14%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
3 3 (21.43%) Sourcefire
3 3 (21.43%) Crossbeam
4 1 (7.14%) Tripwire
4 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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