The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 206 247 307
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 53 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 48
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6323 9652 12062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.70% 94.90% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5781 8244 10207
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,454 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

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 28 May 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Security Engineer in the job title.

1 84 (80.00%) Firewall
2 78 (74.29%) Network Security
3 77 (73.33%) Cisco
4 64 (60.95%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (60.95%) Cisco ASA
5 60 (57.14%) VPN
6 56 (53.33%) CheckPoint
7 50 (47.62%) SIEM
8 47 (44.76%) Palo Alto
8 47 (44.76%) CCNP
9 34 (32.38%) Juniper
10 31 (29.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 31 (29.52%) DDoS Mitigation
11 29 (27.62%) Intrusion Detection
12 28 (26.67%) Internet
12 28 (26.67%) F5
13 26 (24.76%) CCNA
14 25 (23.81%) SSCP
14 25 (23.81%) Riverbed
15 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
16 22 (20.95%) Python
17 21 (20.00%) WAN
17 21 (20.00%) CCIP
17 21 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
17 21 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
17 21 (20.00%) Ruby
18 20 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 20 (19.05%) Degree
19 19 (18.10%) Splunk

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 84 (80.00%) Firewall
2 78 (74.29%) Network Security
3 64 (60.95%) Cisco ASA
4 60 (57.14%) VPN
5 29 (27.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 28 (26.67%) Internet
7 21 (20.00%) WAN
8 19 (18.10%) Cisco ISE
8 19 (18.10%) Wireless
9 18 (17.14%) LAN
10 17 (16.19%) FWSM
11 16 (15.24%) SSL
12 13 (12.38%) MPLS
13 12 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (11.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (10.48%) NetScaler
15 9 (8.57%) BGP
15 9 (8.57%) DMZ
15 9 (8.57%) OSPF
15 9 (8.57%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 3 (2.86%) MySQL
2 2 (1.90%) Big Data
2 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 19 (18.10%) Finance
3 8 (7.62%) Law
4 6 (5.71%) Publishing
5 3 (2.86%) Advertising
5 3 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.95%) Sensu
2 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 17 (16.19%) Internet of Things
3 15 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 13 (12.38%) RSA SecurID
5 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.86%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.90%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.95%) BYOD
8 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.95%) Fintech
8 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Windows
2 11 (10.48%) Android
3 9 (8.57%) Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.90%) Unix
7 1 (0.95%) CentOS
7 1 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) SIEM
2 31 (29.52%) DDoS Mitigation
3 21 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 17 (16.19%) E-Commerce
5 17 (16.19%) Migration
6 16 (15.24%) Presales
7 13 (12.38%) Load Balancing
8 11 (10.48%) ITIL
8 11 (10.48%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (9.52%) Information Security
10 9 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (8.57%) Network Design
10 9 (8.57%) Network Management
10 9 (8.57%) Network Security Management
10 9 (8.57%) Security Management
10 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 9 (8.57%) Threat Analysis
11 8 (7.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 8 (7.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.95%) Python
2 21 (20.00%) Ruby
3 18 (17.14%) Perl
4 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.86%) SQL
7 2 (1.90%) C
8 1 (0.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 64 (60.95%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (44.76%) CCNP
3 26 (24.76%) CCNA
4 25 (23.81%) SSCP
5 21 (20.00%) CCIP
5 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.05%) Degree
7 18 (17.14%) CCIE
8 7 (6.67%) CCSA
8 7 (6.67%) CCSE
9 5 (4.76%) CCSP
9 5 (4.76%) CISSP
10 4 (3.81%) CEH
10 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.86%) ECSA
11 3 (2.86%) MCITP
11 3 (2.86%) MCSE
11 3 (2.86%) MCTS
11 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) PCI DSS
2 10 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) XenApp
2 8 (7.62%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.86%) KVM
3 3 (2.86%) vSphere
4 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Puppet
2 4 (3.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (2.86%) Nessus
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.95%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.95%) Graphite
5 1 (0.95%) logstash
5 1 (0.95%) SELinux
Vendors
1 77 (73.33%) Cisco
2 56 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 47 (44.76%) Palo Alto
4 34 (32.38%) Juniper
5 28 (26.67%) F5
6 25 (23.81%) Riverbed
7 19 (18.10%) Splunk
8 12 (11.43%) Citrix
8 12 (11.43%) Forcepoint
8 12 (11.43%) HP
8 12 (11.43%) Qualys
9 11 (10.48%) ArcSight
10 10 (9.52%) Blue Coat
10 10 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark
10 10 (9.52%) SolarWinds
11 9 (8.57%) AlgoSec
11 9 (8.57%) Brocade
12 8 (7.62%) LogRhythm
12 8 (7.62%) Sourcefire
12 8 (7.62%) TippingPoint
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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