The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 118 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% - 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £50,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
Senior 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
1734 1425 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.85% 94.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1242 1360
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Security Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) OSCP
3 1 (33.33%) GCFA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) OSCP
1 1 (33.33%) GCFA
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) SSCP