The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 99 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.84% 0.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Security Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1153 1383 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.38% 97.05% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1168 1376
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Brocade
6 6 (33.33%) HP
6 6 (33.33%) Juniper
6 6 (33.33%) OSPF
6 6 (33.33%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) CCIE
7 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
7 5 (27.78%) MPLS
7 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (27.78%) F5
7 5 (27.78%) Multicast
8 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.11%) CCNP
9 2 (11.11%) DNS
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (11.11%) Wireless

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 7 (38.89%) LAN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) BGP
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) MPLS
5 5 (27.78%) Multicast
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Brocade
2 6 (33.33%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (27.78%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
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