The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 110 140 119
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Median salary £80,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
Security Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1616 1831 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.94% 97.50% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1581 1370
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (40.91%) Security Operations
4 9 (40.91%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
6 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
6 7 (31.82%) Fraud Detection
6 7 (31.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 7 (31.82%) Threat Analysis
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) Identity Management
6 7 (31.82%) PKI
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
9 4 (18.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (18.18%) SIEM
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 4 (18.18%) C#
10 3 (13.64%) Intel Security
10 3 (13.64%) Validation
10 3 (13.64%) Military
10 3 (13.64%) Information Security
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) FTP
6 1 (4.55%) HTTP
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (13.64%) Military
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (31.82%) PKI
3 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) CESG
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) CCTV
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (40.91%) Security Operations
3 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
4 7 (31.82%) Fraud Detection
4 7 (31.82%) Identity Management
4 7 (31.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (31.82%) Threat Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) SIEM
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.09%) UML
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) LPIC
4 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CEH
5 1 (4.55%) CISA
5 1 (4.55%) CISM
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) GIAC
5 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
1 2 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.55%) QRadar
2 1 (4.55%) RSA Archer
2 1 (4.55%) RSA enVision
2 1 (4.55%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Intel Security
2 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) LogRhythm
2 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
2 2 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) AlienVault
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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