The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 309 319 332
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.066% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.071% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,589 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -3.64%
Senior 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
10407 11329 11757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.34% 92.96% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8912 9858 10814
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (92.86%) CCNP
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (92.86%) Juniper
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 23 (82.14%) VPN
3 22 (78.57%) Network Security
4 21 (75.00%) OSPF
5 20 (71.43%) Wireless
5 20 (71.43%) LAN
5 20 (71.43%) WAN
5 20 (71.43%) Aruba
5 20 (71.43%) HSRP
6 18 (64.29%) BGP
6 18 (64.29%) EIGRP
7 17 (60.71%) MPLS
7 17 (60.71%) VoIP
7 17 (60.71%) RIP
7 17 (60.71%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (60.71%) VLAN
7 17 (60.71%) VPLS
7 17 (60.71%) GLBP
8 13 (46.43%) SolarWinds
8 13 (46.43%) Network Management
9 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
10 10 (35.71%) Firewall
11 9 (32.14%) CCSA
11 9 (32.14%) F5
12 7 (25.00%) QA
12 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (25.00%) VRRP

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

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

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) VPN
2 22 (78.57%) Network Security
3 21 (75.00%) OSPF
4 20 (71.43%) Wireless
4 20 (71.43%) LAN
4 20 (71.43%) WAN
4 20 (71.43%) HSRP
5 18 (64.29%) BGP
5 18 (64.29%) EIGRP
6 17 (60.71%) VLAN
6 17 (60.71%) VPLS
6 17 (60.71%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (60.71%) VoIP
6 17 (60.71%) GLBP
6 17 (60.71%) RIP
6 17 (60.71%) MPLS
7 10 (35.71%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) VRRP
9 6 (21.43%) SSL
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Derivative
2 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Network Management
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.86%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) Network Design
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C#
1 2 (7.14%) C++
1 2 (7.14%) Java
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (92.86%) CCNP
2 9 (32.14%) CCSA
3 5 (17.86%) CCSE
3 5 (17.86%) JNCIA
3 5 (17.86%) JNCIS
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
1 26 (92.86%) Juniper
2 20 (71.43%) Aruba
3 13 (46.43%) SolarWinds
4 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (32.14%) F5
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) Brocade
8 5 (17.86%) Citrix
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
9 4 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (10.71%) McAfee
11 1 (3.57%) Coverity