The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank - 138 146
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.46% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Average salary - £48,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2341 2598 2924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.97% 95.73% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 2294 2436
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetWare
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper