The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 146 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% 0.75% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.78% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 29
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Security Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2425 1795 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.65% 96.61% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1800 1517 1892
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (56.25%) PKI
3 8 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 8 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (50.00%) Fraud Detection
3 8 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 8 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (18.75%) Sophos
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Multicast
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) VLAN
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) PKI
2 8 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (50.00%) Fraud Detection
3 8 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 8 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 8 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CISA
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) GPG13
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Sophos
1 3 (18.75%) Symantec
2 2 (12.50%) Aruba
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
Birmingham
TDA Group
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago