The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 216 244 266
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 25 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 11
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6247 7553 8130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.03% 97.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5330 6286 6792
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Security Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire +13 8 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Hertfordshire +22 6 £45,000 +34.32% 2
Suffolk +4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East of England region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (63.49%) Firewall
2 35 (55.56%) Cisco
3 34 (53.97%) Network Security
4 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (33.33%) WAN
5 21 (33.33%) LAN
6 18 (28.57%) Juniper
7 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
7 17 (26.98%) VPN
8 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
8 16 (25.40%) CCNP
9 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
9 15 (23.81%) Information Security
10 14 (22.22%) Windows
11 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
11 13 (20.63%) F5
12 12 (19.05%) BGP
12 12 (19.05%) HP
12 12 (19.05%) OSPF
13 11 (17.46%) Validation
13 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
14 10 (15.87%) Military
14 10 (15.87%) CESG
14 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
14 10 (15.87%) C
14 10 (15.87%) Network Architecture
14 10 (15.87%) Information Assurance
15 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
15 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (63.49%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Network Security
3 21 (33.33%) LAN
3 21 (33.33%) WAN
4 17 (26.98%) VPN
5 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
6 12 (19.05%) BGP
6 12 (19.05%) OSPF
7 8 (12.70%) DNS
8 7 (11.11%) IPsec
8 7 (11.11%) SSL
9 6 (9.52%) DHCP
9 6 (9.52%) SAN
9 6 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (7.94%) EIGRP
10 5 (7.94%) MPLS
10 5 (7.94%) Multicast
10 5 (7.94%) RIP
11 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (6.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 10 (15.87%) Military
3 8 (12.70%) Finance
4 5 (7.94%) Electronics
5 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.76%) Publishing
7 2 (3.17%) Banking
7 2 (3.17%) Legal
7 2 (3.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.87%) CESG
3 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.52%) EqualLogic
5 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.94%) Virtual Team
6 4 (6.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (6.35%) Private Cloud
6 4 (6.35%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Information Security
2 11 (17.46%) Validation
3 10 (15.87%) Information Assurance
3 10 (15.87%) Network Architecture
3 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
4 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.70%) Network Design
5 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.52%) ITIL
5 6 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.94%) UML
6 5 (7.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (6.35%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (6.35%) Threat Detection
8 3 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.17%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) C
2 1 (1.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.40%) CCNP
3 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.63%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.11%) Degree
6 6 (9.52%) CCNA
7 5 (7.94%) CCIE
7 5 (7.94%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (4.76%) CCDP
9 2 (3.17%) MCSE
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.59%) CCA
10 1 (1.59%) CCSE
10 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.59%) GCIH
10 1 (1.59%) MCITP
10 1 (1.59%) MCP
10 1 (1.59%) MCSA
10 1 (1.59%) MCTS
10 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Cisco
2 18 (28.57%) Juniper
3 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
4 13 (20.63%) F5
5 12 (19.05%) HP
6 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.70%) Palo Alto
7 7 (11.11%) Avaya
7 7 (11.11%) VMware
8 6 (9.52%) 3PAR
8 6 (9.52%) Brocade
8 6 (9.52%) Dell
9 4 (6.35%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (4.76%) Aruba
10 3 (4.76%) Zeacom
11 2 (3.17%) Infoblox
11 2 (3.17%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.59%) AppSense
12 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Acumin
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago