The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 101 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 14 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 0.26% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.28% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 14
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1696 1801 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.38% 92.26% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1402 1606
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,644 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 9 £60,000 - 1
Marlow - 3 - -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 27 (96.43%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (82.14%) CheckPoint
3 22 (78.57%) Cisco
4 21 (75.00%) Firewall
4 21 (75.00%) Network Security
5 20 (71.43%) CCIE
6 19 (67.86%) CCNP
7 15 (53.57%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (53.57%) F5
8 14 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (50.00%) CCSE
8 14 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (39.29%) LAN
10 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
11 8 (28.57%) SQL
11 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) Network Design
11 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (28.57%) VMware
11 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (25.00%) CCDA
12 7 (25.00%) CCDP
13 6 (21.43%) CISSP
13 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
13 6 (21.43%) Information Security
13 6 (21.43%) CEH
13 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (17.86%) Database Security
14 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Firewall
1 21 (75.00%) Network Security
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 14 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (39.29%) LAN
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (17.86%) Wireless Security
6 5 (17.86%) Wireless
6 5 (17.86%) DMZ
6 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
6 5 (17.86%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) DHCP
7 4 (14.29%) DNS
8 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.57%) Junos
8 1 (3.57%) WLAN
General
1 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 6 (21.43%) Information Security
3 5 (17.86%) Database Security
3 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (71.43%) CCIE
3 19 (67.86%) CCNP
4 14 (50.00%) CCSE
5 7 (25.00%) CCDA
5 7 (25.00%) CCDP
6 6 (21.43%) CISSP
6 6 (21.43%) CEH
7 5 (17.86%) GIAC
8 2 (7.14%) VCP4
8 2 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (3.57%) GCIA
9 1 (3.57%) GCIH
9 1 (3.57%) CCIP
9 1 (3.57%) CCNA
9 1 (3.57%) CISA
9 1 (3.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) CheckPoint
2 22 (78.57%) Cisco
3 15 (53.57%) F5
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Qualys
5 1 (3.57%) Aruba
5 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
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