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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.61% +5.00%
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
2012 1995 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.62% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1785 1340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (33.33%) IronPort