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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 107 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 15 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.74% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.79% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1836 1895 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.15% 93.67% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1670 1406
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
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 25 July 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) Network Security
3 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (50.00%) CCSE
6 8 (40.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (35.00%) SIEM
7 7 (35.00%) Network Management
7 7 (35.00%) BGP
7 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
7 7 (35.00%) MPLS
7 7 (35.00%) OSPF
7 7 (35.00%) WAN
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (35.00%) CCNP
7 7 (35.00%) CCSA
7 7 (35.00%) IPsec
7 7 (35.00%) Legal
7 7 (35.00%) VPLS
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) CISSP
10 3 (15.00%) CCSP
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (15.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (15.00%) CEH

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (5.00%) Sentinel
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (70.00%) Network Security
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (35.00%) MPLS
4 7 (35.00%) OSPF
4 7 (35.00%) BGP
4 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (35.00%) IPsec
4 7 (35.00%) VPLS
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
7 1 (5.00%) Junos
7 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
General
1 7 (35.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Network Management
1 7 (35.00%) SIEM
2 3 (15.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCSE
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 7 (35.00%) CCSA
4 4 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (15.00%) CCSP
5 3 (15.00%) CEH
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) CISM
7 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.00%) IronPort
5 1 (5.00%) Aruba
5 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
5 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago