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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 204 214 239
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 35 48 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.67% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.69% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 33
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £84,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
6141 6921 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 5778 6354
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +3 13 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 12 £45,000 -43.57% 1
Hertfordshire +6 10 £49,000 -14.78%
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 38 (61.29%) Firewall
2 35 (56.45%) Network Security
3 32 (51.61%) Cisco
4 25 (40.32%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (35.48%) Information Security
6 21 (33.87%) CheckPoint
7 19 (30.65%) OSPF
8 18 (29.03%) CCNP
8 18 (29.03%) WAN
9 16 (25.81%) Linux
9 16 (25.81%) BGP
10 15 (24.19%) LAN
10 15 (24.19%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (20.97%) CCSA
11 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
12 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (19.35%) CCSE
12 12 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (17.74%) F5
14 10 (16.13%) Spanning Tree
14 10 (16.13%) Degree
14 10 (16.13%) Juniper
15 9 (14.52%) Windows
15 9 (14.52%) Load Balancing
16 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 8 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
16 8 (12.90%) Network Management
16 8 (12.90%) ITIL
16 8 (12.90%) C
16 8 (12.90%) CCDP

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 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 38 (61.29%) Firewall
2 35 (56.45%) Network Security
3 19 (30.65%) OSPF
4 18 (29.03%) WAN
5 16 (25.81%) BGP
6 15 (24.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (24.19%) LAN
7 10 (16.13%) Spanning Tree
8 7 (11.29%) DNS
8 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (9.68%) HSRP
9 6 (9.68%) SNMP
9 6 (9.68%) VPN
10 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.06%) EIGRP
10 5 (8.06%) RIP
10 5 (8.06%) SSL
11 4 (6.45%) HTTP
12 3 (4.84%) IPsec
12 3 (4.84%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Military
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) CGI
1 6 (9.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.84%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.84%) Fintech
6 2 (3.23%) CESG
6 2 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) iPad
7 1 (1.61%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 9 (14.52%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Unix
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Information Security
2 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.52%) Load Balancing
4 8 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (12.90%) ITIL
4 8 (12.90%) Network Management
4 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.29%) Network Architecture
5 7 (11.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.68%) OWASP
7 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.06%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (8.06%) Security Operations
7 5 (8.06%) SIEM
8 4 (6.45%) Migration
8 4 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Presales
8 4 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) C
2 6 (9.68%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.84%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (29.03%) CCNP
3 13 (20.97%) CCSA
4 12 (19.35%) CCSE
5 10 (16.13%) Degree
6 8 (12.90%) CCDP
7 6 (9.68%) CISSP
8 5 (8.06%) CCIE
8 5 (8.06%) CCNA
9 3 (4.84%) CEH
9 3 (4.84%) CISA
9 3 (4.84%) CISM
9 3 (4.84%) MCITP
9 3 (4.84%) MCP
9 3 (4.84%) MCSA
9 3 (4.84%) MCSE
9 3 (4.84%) MCTS
9 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (4.84%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (4.84%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.84%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Cisco
2 21 (33.87%) CheckPoint
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.74%) F5
5 10 (16.13%) Juniper
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle
6 6 (9.68%) Symantec
7 5 (8.06%) Palo Alto
8 4 (6.45%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.84%) Intel Security
9 3 (4.84%) Qualys
9 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.23%) Aruba
10 2 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (3.23%) HP
11 1 (1.61%) Brocade
11 1 (1.61%) BT
11 1 (1.61%) Citrix
11 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
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