The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 138 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £53,750 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.45% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +16.92%
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
1847 1710 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.50% 95.80% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1360 1307
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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 31 August 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) logstash
2 1 (33.33%) Kibana
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) logstash
2 1 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) F5
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago