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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 135 126 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2283 1758 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.48% 98.21% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1427 1561
Median salary £40,250 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.01% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 4 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Fraud Detection
3 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) PKI
3 3 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Fraud Detection
3 3 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Sophos
1 2 (16.67%) Symantec
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Imperva
2 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) NetIQ
2 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
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