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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 121 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.47% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +16.92%
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
2081 1925 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.40% 94.64% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1466 1449
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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 +5 10 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Milton Keynes -16 1 £45,000 -8.16%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (81.25%) Firewall
1 13 (81.25%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
2 12 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (68.75%) CISSP
4 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 10 (62.50%) Finance
5 9 (56.25%) GIAC
5 9 (56.25%) CCNP
5 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (56.25%) DMZ
5 9 (56.25%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (56.25%) Network Security
5 9 (56.25%) Wireless Security
5 9 (56.25%) CEH
5 9 (56.25%) Database Security
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) SIEM
7 5 (31.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (31.25%) DDoS Mitigation
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (18.75%) SSL
9 3 (18.75%) Identity Management

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
2 12 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
4 9 (56.25%) DMZ
4 9 (56.25%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless Security
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (56.25%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (56.25%) Database Security
4 5 (31.25%) SIEM
4 5 (31.25%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) BCP
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) OWASP
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISSP
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) GIAC
2 9 (56.25%) CEH
2 9 (56.25%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) SSCP
5 1 (6.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
1 1 (6.25%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
1 1 (6.25%) F5
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago