The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Security Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 770 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.67% 98.97% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 619 696 474
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Dorset region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Security Engineer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Security Architecture

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft