The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 17 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 21 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.50% 0.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.82% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Median salary £54,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
194 117 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.00% 92.86% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 55
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) SIEM
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (86.36%) CCNP
4 18 (81.82%) Cisco
5 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
6 16 (72.73%) Palo Alto
7 14 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (59.09%) Network Security
9 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (54.55%) ArcSight
9 12 (54.55%) ITIL
10 11 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
10 11 (50.00%) Information Management
10 11 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 11 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (50.00%) Qualys
11 10 (45.45%) Riverbed
12 9 (40.91%) Degree
13 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (31.82%) Splunk
13 7 (31.82%) Performance Optimisation
14 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
15 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
15 5 (22.73%) Presales
16 4 (18.18%) VPN
17 3 (13.64%) CCIE
18 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
18 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (59.09%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Debian
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) SIEM
2 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 11 (50.00%) Information Management
3 11 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (31.82%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (22.73%) Presales
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CCNP
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) CCIE
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
3 16 (72.73%) Palo Alto
4 12 (54.55%) ArcSight
5 11 (50.00%) Qualys
6 10 (45.45%) Riverbed
7 7 (31.82%) Splunk
8 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.55%) F5
9 1 (4.55%) VMware