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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Engineer
Rank 255 306 318
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 10 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.12% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 3
Average salary £62,500 £48,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.20% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (57.14%) MCSE
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) MySQL
5 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (57.14%) MCTS
5 8 (57.14%) MCITP
5 8 (57.14%) VLAN
5 8 (57.14%) SDLC
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) SIEM
8 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 3 (21.43%) Network Security
9 3 (21.43%) Database Security
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
10 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
10 2 (14.29%) Graphite

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) VLAN
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
2 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) Database Security
4 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
6 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) MCITP
2 8 (57.14%) MCSE
2 8 (57.14%) MCTS
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Graphite
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Juniper
1 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
1 1 (7.14%) Qualys
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 50,000-60,000+bens
Posted: 6 days ago