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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 123 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.96% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.00% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
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
1682 1694 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.11% 95.22% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1338 1419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016. 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 -3 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (82.14%) CCNP
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) WAN
3 15 (53.57%) LAN
3 15 (53.57%) Network Security
4 14 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (50.00%) VPN
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco
5 12 (42.86%) Information Security
5 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (39.29%) CEH
6 11 (39.29%) GIAC
6 11 (39.29%) CISSP
7 10 (35.71%) DMZ
7 10 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (32.14%) Database Security
8 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
8 9 (32.14%) Wireless
9 8 (28.57%) Wireless Security
9 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
9 8 (28.57%) SIEM
10 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
10 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) Finance

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) WAN
3 15 (53.57%) LAN
3 15 (53.57%) Network Security
4 14 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (50.00%) VPN
5 10 (35.71%) DMZ
6 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
6 9 (32.14%) Wireless
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (28.57%) DHCP
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 8 (28.57%) Wireless Security
8 3 (10.71%) SSL
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (7.14%) SMTP
10 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (3.57%) VoIP
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
1 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (32.14%) Database Security
4 8 (28.57%) SIEM
5 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Network Design
7 4 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
8 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.14%) Change Management
9 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
9 2 (7.14%) Server Hardening
9 2 (7.14%) Web Filtering
10 1 (3.57%) Data Privacy
10 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) CCNP
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) CEH
2 11 (39.29%) CISSP
2 11 (39.29%) GIAC
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (21.43%) CCNA
5 5 (17.86%) CCIE
6 4 (14.29%) CCDA
6 4 (14.29%) CCDP
7 2 (7.14%) CCSA
7 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (7.14%) MCSE
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.57%) ION Trading
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