The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Engineer
Rank 324 312 330
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +29.41%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11412 11150 12163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 93.20% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 9780 11085
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Engineer
London

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper