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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 141 210 214
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 42 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.33% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £64,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.05%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
3304 4836 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.35% 95.01% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2667 3965 3908
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +71 39 £55,000 -15.38%
Bracknell - 3 £52,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 52 (80.00%) Firewall
2 50 (76.92%) CheckPoint
3 45 (69.23%) Juniper
3 45 (69.23%) Cisco
3 45 (69.23%) F5
4 42 (64.62%) Palo Alto
5 41 (63.08%) Blue Coat
6 35 (53.85%) Sourcefire
6 35 (53.85%) Kalman Filter
7 34 (52.31%) Risk Management
8 31 (47.69%) Network Security
9 30 (46.15%) Linux
10 29 (44.62%) Windows
11 24 (36.92%) Information Security
11 24 (36.92%) Fortinet
12 23 (35.38%) Security Operations
13 22 (33.85%) Internet
14 21 (32.31%) CCSE
14 21 (32.31%) Security Operations Centre
15 20 (30.77%) TCP/IP
16 19 (29.23%) SLA
16 19 (29.23%) Unix
17 18 (27.69%) VPN
17 18 (27.69%) Identity Management
17 18 (27.69%) Mentoring
17 18 (27.69%) Crossbeam
18 17 (26.15%) TippingPoint
18 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (26.15%) Imperva
18 17 (26.15%) Proofpoint

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 (1.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
1 17 (26.15%) MS Office
1 17 (26.15%) MS PowerPoint
1 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (80.00%) Firewall
2 31 (47.69%) Network Security
3 22 (33.85%) Internet
4 20 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 18 (27.69%) VPN
6 5 (7.69%) BGP
6 5 (7.69%) OSPF
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (6.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (6.15%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (6.15%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.54%) IPv4
8 1 (1.54%) IPv6
8 1 (1.54%) LTE
8 1 (1.54%) SSL
8 1 (1.54%) UMTS
8 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
General
1 7 (10.77%) Games
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) French Language
3 1 (1.54%) German Language
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 29 (44.62%) Windows
3 19 (29.23%) Unix
4 17 (26.15%) Solaris
4 17 (26.15%) Windows 2000
4 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Kalman Filter
2 34 (52.31%) Risk Management
3 24 (36.92%) Information Security
4 23 (35.38%) Security Operations
5 18 (27.69%) Identity Management
5 18 (27.69%) Mentoring
6 17 (26.15%) Coaching
6 17 (26.15%) Content Management
6 17 (26.15%) ITIL
6 17 (26.15%) Security Management
7 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (10.77%) Network Design
8 7 (10.77%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (10.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (7.69%) Presales
10 4 (6.15%) Global Marketing
10 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
10 4 (6.15%) Product Management
11 3 (4.62%) High Availability
11 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.62%) VB
2 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.54%) C++
2 1 (1.54%) Perl
2 1 (1.54%) Python
2 1 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) CCSE
2 17 (26.15%) CCIE
2 17 (26.15%) CCSP
2 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.15%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.62%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) KVM
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Nessus
2 3 (4.62%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.62%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) CheckPoint
2 45 (69.23%) Cisco
2 45 (69.23%) F5
2 45 (69.23%) Juniper
3 42 (64.62%) Palo Alto
4 41 (63.08%) Blue Coat
5 35 (53.85%) Sourcefire
6 24 (36.92%) Fortinet
7 18 (27.69%) Crossbeam
8 17 (26.15%) HP
8 17 (26.15%) Imperva
8 17 (26.15%) Intel Security
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
8 17 (26.15%) Proofpoint
8 17 (26.15%) TippingPoint
9 4 (6.15%) Forcepoint
9 4 (6.15%) Stonesoft
10 3 (4.62%) VMware