The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 116 116 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.28% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £21,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £45,800 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1740 1539 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.03% 95.24% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1366 1311
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Engineer
South West

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Nagios
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Opsview
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Data Security
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint