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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 97 110 125
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 4
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
1333 1475 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.27% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1242 1515
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 1 May 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security
4 8 (34.78%) Juniper
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) CCIE
5 7 (30.43%) MPLS
5 7 (30.43%) OSPF
5 7 (30.43%) BGP
5 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
5 7 (30.43%) Brocade
5 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
5 7 (30.43%) HP
5 7 (30.43%) Cryptography
5 7 (30.43%) F5
5 7 (30.43%) Multicast
6 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
8 4 (17.39%) LXC
8 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
8 4 (17.39%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) FIPS 140-2
8 4 (17.39%) Secure Coding

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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) Network Security
3 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) BGP
4 7 (30.43%) MPLS
4 7 (30.43%) Multicast
4 7 (30.43%) OSPF
4 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Cryptography
2 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
2 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) Fuzz Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Secure Coding
4 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Use Case
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.70%) Network Design
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
1 4 (17.39%) C++
1 4 (17.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCIE
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
1 4 (17.39%) LXC
1 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (17.39%) Xen
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 7 (30.43%) Brocade
3 7 (30.43%) F5
3 7 (30.43%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
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