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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 208 205 221
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 34 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.84% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 41
Median salary £53,750 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £84,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
5673 6683 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.96% 97.00% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 5528 5674
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +27 22 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Hertfordshire -13 7 £46,000 -23.33%
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £45,000 -40.00%
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 38 (59.38%) Firewall
2 35 (54.69%) Network Security
3 33 (51.56%) Cisco
4 29 (45.31%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (42.19%) CheckPoint
6 25 (39.06%) WAN
7 23 (35.94%) CCNP
7 23 (35.94%) OSPF
8 22 (34.38%) BGP
8 22 (34.38%) LAN
8 22 (34.38%) CCSA
8 22 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (32.81%) CCSE
10 20 (31.25%) Information Security
10 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 19 (29.69%) Spanning Tree
12 15 (23.44%) Network Management
12 15 (23.44%) CCDP
12 15 (23.44%) Load Balancing
13 14 (21.88%) MS Visio
14 13 (20.31%) Linux
15 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 9 (14.06%) Data Centre
18 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
18 8 (12.50%) C
18 8 (12.50%) Java
18 8 (12.50%) ITIL
19 7 (10.94%) Degree

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 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (59.38%) Firewall
2 35 (54.69%) Network Security
3 25 (39.06%) WAN
4 23 (35.94%) OSPF
5 22 (34.38%) BGP
5 22 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (34.38%) LAN
6 19 (29.69%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.81%) DNS
8 4 (6.25%) HTTP
8 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.25%) VPN
9 3 (4.69%) SSL
9 3 (4.69%) WLAN
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (3.13%) HSRP
10 2 (3.13%) Internet
10 2 (3.13%) IPv4
10 2 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Military
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) CGI
1 6 (9.38%) Servlets
2 1 (1.56%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Fintech
6 2 (3.13%) CESG
6 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.56%) iPad
7 1 (1.56%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Information Security
2 15 (23.44%) Load Balancing
2 15 (23.44%) Network Management
3 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.50%) ITIL
4 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (10.94%) Security Operations
6 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (9.38%) OWASP
7 5 (7.81%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
7 5 (7.81%) SIEM
8 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Presales
9 3 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) C
1 8 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (7.81%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (45.31%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (35.94%) CCNP
3 22 (34.38%) CCSA
4 21 (32.81%) CCSE
5 15 (23.44%) CCDP
6 7 (10.94%) Degree
7 6 (9.38%) CISSP
8 5 (7.81%) CCNA
9 4 (6.25%) CCIE
10 3 (4.69%) CEH
10 3 (4.69%) CISA
10 3 (4.69%) CISM
10 3 (4.69%) MCITP
10 3 (4.69%) MCP
10 3 (4.69%) MCSA
10 3 (4.69%) MCSE
10 3 (4.69%) MCTS
10 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.69%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (4.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.56%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco
2 27 (42.19%) CheckPoint
3 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) F5
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Symantec
5 5 (7.81%) Palo Alto
6 4 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.69%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.69%) Juniper
7 3 (4.69%) Qualys
7 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.56%) Aruba
8 1 (1.56%) BT
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix
8 1 (1.56%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.56%) HP
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