The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Information 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
Information Security Engineer
Rank 263 322 345
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.043% 0.066% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.069% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £58,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Information 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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Information Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Information 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 City of London region featuring Information Security Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (84.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (76.92%) Degree
4 10 (76.92%) PCI DSS
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (69.23%) Windows
6 8 (61.54%) Linux
6 8 (61.54%) MCSE
6 8 (61.54%) SQL
6 8 (61.54%) MySQL
6 8 (61.54%) VPN
6 8 (61.54%) CCNP
6 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (61.54%) Programme Management
6 8 (61.54%) VLAN
6 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (61.54%) MCTS
6 8 (61.54%) MCITP
6 8 (61.54%) SDLC
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
8 6 (46.15%) SIEM
9 3 (23.08%) Database Security
9 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
9 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Network Security
9 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 2 (15.38%) Internet

Information Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) VLAN
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Programme Management
2 8 (61.54%) SDLC
2 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (46.15%) SIEM
4 3 (23.08%) Database Security
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
5 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (7.69%) Facilities Management
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 8 (61.54%) MCITP
3 8 (61.54%) MCSE
3 8 (61.54%) MCTS
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (76.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Juniper
1 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
1 1 (7.69%) Qualys
City, London
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