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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 115 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 10 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.48% - 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 12
Average salary £52,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 - £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 - £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
1998 1824 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.01% 95.45% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1494 1478
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 October 2014. 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 £52,500 - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) Network Security
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
5 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
6 8 (42.11%) Firewall
6 8 (42.11%) CCDA
6 8 (42.11%) CCDP
6 8 (42.11%) WAN
6 8 (42.11%) Network Design
7 5 (26.32%) CCIE
8 4 (21.05%) SSL
8 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (21.05%) CA
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security
9 3 (15.79%) Banking
9 3 (15.79%) Aruba
9 3 (15.79%) Network Management
9 3 (15.79%) F5
9 3 (15.79%) CCIP
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) DHCP
10 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 2 (10.53%) VPN
10 2 (10.53%) DNS
10 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
10 2 (10.53%) CISSP

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Network Security
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) DMZ
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless Security
6 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
General
1 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) CCTV
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Design
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Database Security
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) SABSA
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CCNP
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCDA
2 8 (42.11%) CCDP
3 5 (26.32%) CCIE
4 3 (15.79%) CCIP
5 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 2 (10.53%) GIAC
5 2 (10.53%) CCSA
5 2 (10.53%) CEH
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
3 4 (21.05%) CA
4 3 (15.79%) Aruba
4 3 (15.79%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) HP
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago