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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 285 265 313
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 47 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 28
Average salary £58,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £43,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £70,000 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 43 (51.81%) Cisco
1 43 (51.81%) Firewall
2 42 (50.60%) Network Security
3 36 (43.37%) CheckPoint
4 25 (30.12%) Wireless
5 24 (28.92%) Finance
6 23 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (25.30%) CCNP
7 21 (25.30%) Websense
7 21 (25.30%) Aruba
8 18 (21.69%) Barracuda Networks
8 18 (21.69%) CISSP
8 18 (21.69%) Windows
8 18 (21.69%) Linux
9 17 (20.48%) VPN
9 17 (20.48%) Juniper
9 17 (20.48%) Information Security
10 16 (19.28%) WAN
11 13 (15.66%) LAN
11 13 (15.66%) Network Management
12 12 (14.46%) MPLS
12 12 (14.46%) BGP
13 11 (13.25%) OSPF
13 11 (13.25%) Internet
13 11 (13.25%) Banking
14 10 (12.05%) CCSE
14 10 (12.05%) CCSP
15 9 (10.84%) SSL
15 9 (10.84%) UNIX
15 9 (10.84%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (51.81%) Firewall
2 42 (50.60%) Network Security
3 25 (30.12%) Wireless
4 17 (20.48%) VPN
5 16 (19.28%) WAN
6 13 (15.66%) LAN
7 12 (14.46%) MPLS
7 12 (14.46%) BGP
8 11 (13.25%) OSPF
8 11 (13.25%) Internet
9 9 (10.84%) SSL
10 8 (9.64%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (9.64%) EIGRP
11 7 (8.43%) VoIP
12 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
12 5 (6.02%) IPsec
12 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (4.82%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (4.82%) CHAP
13 4 (4.82%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Law
4 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 7 (8.43%) Web Services
3 4 (4.82%) SAML
4 3 (3.61%) Middleware
5 1 (1.20%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.20%) IPTV
2 1 (1.20%) CCTV
2 1 (1.20%) Firmware
2 1 (1.20%) Open Source
2 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Windows
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) UNIX
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Information Security
2 13 (15.66%) Network Management
3 9 (10.84%) SIEM
3 9 (10.84%) Cyber Security
4 8 (9.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (8.43%) OOP
5 7 (8.43%) OO
5 7 (8.43%) OOD
6 6 (7.23%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (6.02%) Security Management
8 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.82%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.61%) ITIL
9 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.61%) Security Architecture
9 3 (3.61%) Investment Management
10 2 (2.41%) Network Architecture
10 2 (2.41%) Identity Management
10 2 (2.41%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) Java
2 4 (4.82%) Perl
3 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.20%) C++
4 1 (1.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (25.30%) CCNP
3 18 (21.69%) CISSP
4 10 (12.05%) CCSE
4 10 (12.05%) CCSP
5 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 7 (8.43%) CCSA
5 7 (8.43%) CSSLP
6 6 (7.23%) Degree
7 4 (4.82%) CISM
7 4 (4.82%) CCIE
8 3 (3.61%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.41%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.20%) CEH
10 1 (1.20%) CCDP
10 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.20%) Nmap
2 1 (1.20%) Snort
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Nessus
2 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.20%) Nagios
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Cisco
2 36 (43.37%) CheckPoint
3 21 (25.30%) Websense
3 21 (25.30%) Aruba
4 18 (21.69%) Barracuda Networks
5 17 (20.48%) Juniper
6 8 (9.64%) SolarWinds
7 6 (7.23%) Tufin
7 6 (7.23%) Q1 Labs
7 6 (7.23%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle
8 5 (6.02%) McAfee
9 4 (4.82%) F5
9 4 (4.82%) Symantec
9 4 (4.82%) Nokia
9 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.61%) IBM
11 2 (2.41%) Splunk
11 2 (2.41%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (1.20%) Brocade
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