The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Engineer
Rank 300 335 322
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.017% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.018% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £45,000
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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 19 December 2014.

Information Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Snort
3 5 (50.00%) Law
3 5 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Database Security
4 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) CEH
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless Security
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) McAfee
4 4 (40.00%) IronPort
4 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (30.00%) Security Management
5 3 (30.00%) Websense
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco

Information Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless Security
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Database Security
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (10.00%) ISSMP
4 1 (10.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Snort
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee
1 4 (40.00%) IronPort
2 3 (30.00%) Websense
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago