The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
Security Engineer
London

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
119 90 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.20% 88.24% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 218
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

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 11 February 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 18 (85.71%) Network Security
2 17 (80.95%) Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco
4 14 (66.67%) CCIE
4 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (66.67%) SIEM
4 14 (66.67%) Presales
5 10 (47.62%) Blue Coat
5 10 (47.62%) Juniper
5 10 (47.62%) CCNP
6 8 (38.10%) AlgoSec
6 8 (38.10%) Cyber-Ark
6 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
7 7 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) F5
9 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (19.05%) Qualys
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) VPN
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
11 3 (14.29%) QRadar

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Network Security
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
5 3 (14.29%) LDAP
5 3 (14.29%) SSL
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) RIP
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) OAuth
1 3 (14.29%) OpenID
1 3 (14.29%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Presales
1 14 (66.67%) SIEM
2 7 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 14 (66.67%) CCIE
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (47.62%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Blue Coat
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) AlgoSec
3 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
3 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 8 (38.10%) Cyber-Ark
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
5 4 (19.05%) Qualys
6 3 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds