The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 68 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.13% 3.56% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 3.86% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -9.72%
Security Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
505 466 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 95.46% 92.28% 89.55%
Number of salaries quoted 300 305 357
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
3 6 (66.67%) ATM
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) SMTP
3 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 6 (66.67%) IPsec
3 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 6 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
3 6 (66.67%) IPsec
3 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 6 (66.67%) ATM
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) SMTP
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) VMware