The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 108 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 15 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.75% 0.73% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.78% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1918 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.70% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1696 1382
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Engineer
West Midlands

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (68.42%) Network Security
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (47.37%) CCSE
6 8 (42.11%) LAN
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (36.84%) Network Management
7 7 (36.84%) BGP
7 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
7 7 (36.84%) MPLS
7 7 (36.84%) OSPF
7 7 (36.84%) WAN
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 7 (36.84%) CCNP
7 7 (36.84%) CCSA
7 7 (36.84%) IPsec
7 7 (36.84%) Legal
7 7 (36.84%) VPLS
8 6 (31.58%) SIEM
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) CISSP
10 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
10 3 (15.79%) Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) Information Security
11 2 (10.53%) VMware
11 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
11 2 (10.53%) Symantec

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
1 1 (5.26%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (68.42%) Network Security
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (36.84%) BGP
4 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
4 7 (36.84%) MPLS
4 7 (36.84%) OSPF
4 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (36.84%) IPsec
4 7 (36.84%) VPLS
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) Junos
7 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
General
1 7 (36.84%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Network Management
2 6 (31.58%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCSE
3 7 (36.84%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) CCSA
4 3 (15.79%) CISSP
5 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 2 (10.53%) CCSP
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) CISM
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.26%) Meru Networks
4 1 (5.26%) NetIQ
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee
4 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.26%) IronPort
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago