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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 106 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 11 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.71% 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.44% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1505 1813 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.03% 96.69% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1588 1598
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 10 (40.00%) Python
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
1 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (28.00%) Server Hardening
4 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (16.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
7 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (16.00%) Fraud Detection
7 4 (16.00%) Threat Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) F5
7 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.00%) VPN
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Identity Management

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 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (16.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (12.00%) FTP
5 3 (12.00%) FWSM
5 3 (12.00%) HTTP
5 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (12.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) IPv4
6 2 (8.00%) IPv6
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (32.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Server Hardening
3 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.00%) Fraud Detection
6 4 (16.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (16.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
6 4 (16.00%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) Network Management
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (12.00%) SIEM
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Network Packet Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Lua
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCSA
4 1 (4.00%) CEH
4 1 (4.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CISM
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) GIAC
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Snort
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (8.00%) RSA Archer
3 2 (8.00%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) QRadar
4 1 (4.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) F5
2 3 (12.00%) CA
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
2 3 (12.00%) IronPort
2 3 (12.00%) Nokia
2 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (8.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.00%) NetWitness
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
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