The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 283 273 312
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 46 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 17
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £46,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,075 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Engineer
London

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Engineer across the City of London region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 55 (61.80%) Cisco
2 53 (59.55%) Network Security
3 48 (53.93%) Firewall
4 43 (48.31%) CheckPoint
5 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (41.57%) CCNP
7 34 (38.20%) Juniper
8 31 (34.83%) Aruba
9 30 (33.71%) Wireless
10 26 (29.21%) VPN
11 23 (25.84%) LAN
11 23 (25.84%) WAN
12 22 (24.72%) Network Management
13 21 (23.60%) MPLS
14 20 (22.47%) Windows
14 20 (22.47%) Linux
15 18 (20.22%) VoIP
15 18 (20.22%) OSPF
15 18 (20.22%) BGP
15 18 (20.22%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (20.22%) SolarWinds
16 17 (19.10%) HSRP
16 17 (19.10%) EIGRP
17 16 (17.98%) VPLS
17 16 (17.98%) VLAN
17 16 (17.98%) Finance
17 16 (17.98%) Websense
17 16 (17.98%) UNIX
17 16 (17.98%) RIP
17 16 (17.98%) GLBP

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (59.55%) Network Security
2 48 (53.93%) Firewall
3 30 (33.71%) Wireless
4 26 (29.21%) VPN
5 23 (25.84%) LAN
5 23 (25.84%) WAN
6 21 (23.60%) MPLS
7 18 (20.22%) OSPF
7 18 (20.22%) BGP
7 18 (20.22%) VoIP
7 18 (20.22%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (19.10%) HSRP
8 17 (19.10%) EIGRP
9 16 (17.98%) VLAN
9 16 (17.98%) VPLS
9 16 (17.98%) GLBP
9 16 (17.98%) RIP
10 10 (11.24%) SSL
10 10 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (6.74%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (17.98%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Law
3 5 (5.62%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) .NET
1 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.12%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Hedge funds
2 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) PKI
3 1 (1.12%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
1 20 (22.47%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Network Management
2 10 (11.24%) Information Security
3 8 (8.99%) SIEM
3 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.87%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (6.74%) Identity Management
6 5 (5.62%) OO
6 5 (5.62%) ITIL
6 5 (5.62%) OOP
6 5 (5.62%) OOD
7 4 (4.49%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (4.49%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (2.25%) Security Testing
8 2 (2.25%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.25%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.25%) Change Control
8 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.99%) Perl
2 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) SQL
4 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.37%) C++
5 2 (2.25%) Java
5 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (41.57%) CCNP
3 15 (16.85%) CCSE
4 10 (11.24%) CCNA
5 9 (10.11%) CISSP
6 8 (8.99%) CCSA
7 5 (5.62%) CSSLP
7 5 (5.62%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.62%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.25%) Degree
8 2 (2.25%) CCSP
8 2 (2.25%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.12%) CCDP
9 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.25%) Snort
3 2 (2.25%) Nmap
4 1 (1.12%) SpamAssassin
Vendors
1 55 (61.80%) Cisco
2 43 (48.31%) CheckPoint
3 34 (38.20%) Juniper
4 31 (34.83%) Aruba
5 18 (20.22%) SolarWinds
6 16 (17.98%) Websense
7 13 (14.61%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (12.36%) Blue Coat
9 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.24%) F5
10 7 (7.87%) Oracle
10 7 (7.87%) Citrix
11 6 (6.74%) Brocade
11 6 (6.74%) VMware
12 3 (3.37%) Nokia
12 3 (3.37%) Symantec
12 3 (3.37%) Tufin
13 2 (2.25%) McAfee
14 1 (1.12%) Sophos
14 1 (1.12%) Radianz
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi NL/BE
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago