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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Engineer
Rank 296 324 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.025% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.027% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
8947 10964 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 92.73% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7741 9223 9898
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) CISM
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) SSH
6 1 (12.50%) CEH
6 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) CISMP
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Process Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
1 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago