The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 238 304 318
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 11 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.097% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 19
Median salary £68,750 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £73,750 £62,900
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,879 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -4.63%
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
5860 9270 11441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.92% 95.19% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 7985 9560
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 £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 27 August 2016.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Network Security
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) Information Security
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
6 4 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless Security
6 4 (25.00%) F5
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (18.75%) CEH
7 3 (18.75%) Network Design
7 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 3 (18.75%) Legal
7 3 (18.75%) GIAC

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) SSL
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless Security
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) HSRP
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 1 (6.25%) DSL
7 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.25%) Extranet
7 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Database Security
4 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CEH
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) GIAC
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds