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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 215 256 316
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 10
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%

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
4759 6607 9864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.81% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5893 8469
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (93.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (93.75%) SIEM
2 15 (93.75%) Security Operations
2 15 (93.75%) Security Monitoring
3 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (87.50%) SDLC
3 14 (87.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Audit

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 15 (93.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (87.50%) Network Security
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (93.75%) Security Monitoring
2 15 (93.75%) Security Operations
2 15 (93.75%) SIEM
3 14 (87.50%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft