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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 213 235 250
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 28 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.46% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 18
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
6109 6970 7472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.42% 96.11% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5211 5899 6136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Bedfordshire +22 15 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 11 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Hertfordshire +14 2 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 27 (51.92%) Firewall
2 24 (46.15%) Cisco
2 24 (46.15%) Network Security
3 19 (36.54%) Juniper
3 19 (36.54%) Information Security
4 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (26.92%) OSPF
5 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 12 (23.08%) Linux
5 12 (23.08%) F5
6 11 (21.15%) Windows
6 11 (21.15%) BGP
6 11 (21.15%) Degree
7 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (19.23%) CheckPoint
7 10 (19.23%) LAN
7 10 (19.23%) WAN
8 9 (17.31%) C
8 9 (17.31%) CCNP
8 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
8 9 (17.31%) Manufacturing
9 8 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (15.38%) EIGRP
9 8 (15.38%) RIP
9 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 7 (13.46%) HSRP
10 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (13.46%) SNMP
10 7 (13.46%) VPN
10 7 (13.46%) SSL

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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) Firewall
2 24 (46.15%) Network Security
3 14 (26.92%) OSPF
4 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 11 (21.15%) BGP
6 10 (19.23%) LAN
6 10 (19.23%) WAN
7 8 (15.38%) EIGRP
7 8 (15.38%) RIP
8 7 (13.46%) HSRP
8 7 (13.46%) SNMP
8 7 (13.46%) SSL
8 7 (13.46%) VPN
9 5 (9.62%) DNS
10 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (7.69%) IPsec
10 4 (7.69%) MPLS
10 4 (7.69%) Multicast
10 4 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (17.31%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Military
4 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) CGI
1 4 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) CESG
2 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.77%) Fintech
5 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.85%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Information Security
2 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 8 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (11.54%) Network Architecture
4 6 (11.54%) Validation
5 5 (9.62%) Information Assurance
5 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.69%) Change Control
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.69%) OWASP
6 4 (7.69%) Threat Detection
6 4 (7.69%) UML
6 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) C
2 4 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.15%) Degree
3 9 (17.31%) CCNP
4 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) CCIE
5 4 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (5.77%) CEH
6 3 (5.77%) CISA
6 3 (5.77%) CISM
6 3 (5.77%) CISSP
6 3 (5.77%) GIAC
6 3 (5.77%) MCITP
6 3 (5.77%) MCP
6 3 (5.77%) MCSA
6 3 (5.77%) MCSE
6 3 (5.77%) MCTS
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.77%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (5.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
1 3 (5.77%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Cisco
2 19 (36.54%) Juniper
3 12 (23.08%) F5
4 10 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.46%) HP
6 5 (9.62%) Brocade
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle
8 3 (5.77%) Avaya
8 3 (5.77%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (5.77%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.77%) Qualys
8 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.77%) VMware
9 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.85%) Aruba
9 2 (3.85%) Dell
9 2 (3.85%) Symantec
10 1 (1.92%) Citrix
10 1 (1.92%) Sophos
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