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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 216 228 248
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 27 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.45% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 18
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,500 £51,950
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
5970 7036 7373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 96.07% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4954 5969 5989
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +19 13 £47,500 +11.76%
Cambridgeshire +19 11 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Hertfordshire +7 3 £35,000 -37.77% 4
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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%) Network Security
3 21 (40.38%) Information Security
4 19 (36.54%) Cisco
5 17 (32.69%) Juniper
6 15 (28.85%) Linux
7 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (23.08%) Degree
8 11 (21.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (21.15%) OSPF
9 10 (19.23%) Windows
9 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 10 (19.23%) F5
10 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
10 9 (17.31%) CCNP
10 9 (17.31%) C
10 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
10 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.38%) BGP
11 8 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 7 (13.46%) HSRP
12 7 (13.46%) EIGRP
12 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
12 7 (13.46%) SSL
12 7 (13.46%) RIP
12 7 (13.46%) SNMP
12 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (11.54%) Banking
13 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS

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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) Firewall
2 24 (46.15%) Network Security
3 11 (21.15%) OSPF
4 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.38%) BGP
6 7 (13.46%) EIGRP
6 7 (13.46%) HSRP
6 7 (13.46%) RIP
6 7 (13.46%) SNMP
6 7 (13.46%) SSL
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (9.62%) LAN
7 5 (9.62%) WAN
8 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (7.69%) IPsec
8 4 (7.69%) SSH
8 4 (7.69%) VPN
9 3 (5.77%) DNS
9 3 (5.77%) HTTP
10 2 (3.85%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (11.54%) Banking
2 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Military
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) CGI
1 6 (11.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Cryptography
2 5 (9.62%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 3 (5.77%) CESG
4 3 (5.77%) Fintech
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Unix
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Information Security
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
2 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) Network Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) OWASP
6 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Change Control
7 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (7.69%) Threat Detection
8 3 (5.77%) Information Governance
8 3 (5.77%) Secure Coding
8 3 (5.77%) Server Hardening
8 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) C
2 6 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 9 (17.31%) CCNP
3 3 (5.77%) CEH
3 3 (5.77%) CISA
3 3 (5.77%) CISM
3 3 (5.77%) CISSP
3 3 (5.77%) CSSLP
3 3 (5.77%) GIAC
3 3 (5.77%) MCITP
3 3 (5.77%) MCP
3 3 (5.77%) MCSA
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) MCTS
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) SANS
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (5.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
1 3 (5.77%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco
2 17 (32.69%) Juniper
3 10 (19.23%) F5
4 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle
6 4 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (5.77%) Aruba
7 3 (5.77%) Brocade
7 3 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) Intel Security
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.77%) Qualys
7 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.85%) Symantec
9 1 (1.92%) AppSense
9 1 (1.92%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.92%) Sophos
9 1 (1.92%) VMware
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