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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 211 217 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 32 50 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.70% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.72% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 41
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%

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
5634 6907 7059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.29% 96.75% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 5614 5752
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,500 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +37 19 £53,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 8 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire -10 2 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Norfolk - 2 £57,000 -
Suffolk +13 1 - -
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 37 (56.92%) Firewall
2 35 (53.85%) Cisco
2 35 (53.85%) Network Security
3 29 (44.62%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (41.54%) CheckPoint
5 25 (38.46%) WAN
6 22 (33.85%) LAN
6 22 (33.85%) BGP
6 22 (33.85%) OSPF
6 22 (33.85%) CCNP
6 22 (33.85%) CCSA
6 22 (33.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (32.31%) CCSE
8 19 (29.23%) Spanning Tree
9 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.08%) CCDP
10 15 (23.08%) Information Security
10 15 (23.08%) Network Management
10 15 (23.08%) Load Balancing
11 14 (21.54%) MS Visio
11 14 (21.54%) Linux
12 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.38%) Java
12 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 8 (12.31%) ITIL
14 7 (10.77%) C
14 7 (10.77%) SQL
14 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (9.23%) Vulnerability Management
15 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity

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 1 (1.54%) Apache
1 1 (1.54%) IIS
1 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.92%) Firewall
2 35 (53.85%) Network Security
3 25 (38.46%) WAN
4 22 (33.85%) BGP
4 22 (33.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (33.85%) LAN
4 22 (33.85%) OSPF
5 19 (29.23%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.69%) HTTP
7 5 (7.69%) Internet
8 4 (6.15%) DNS
8 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.15%) VPN
9 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
9 3 (4.62%) WLAN
10 2 (3.08%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (3.08%) IPv4
10 2 (3.08%) SSL
11 1 (1.54%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Military
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) CGI
1 5 (7.69%) Servlets
2 2 (3.08%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) CESG
4 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.08%) Fintech
4 2 (3.08%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Information Security
1 15 (23.08%) Load Balancing
1 15 (23.08%) Network Management
2 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) ITIL
4 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (9.23%) Security Operations
5 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.23%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (9.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.69%) OWASP
6 5 (7.69%) SIEM
7 4 (6.15%) Cryptography
7 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) C
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (44.62%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (33.85%) CCNP
2 22 (33.85%) CCSA
3 21 (32.31%) CCSE
4 15 (23.08%) CCDP
5 6 (9.23%) CCNA
6 5 (7.69%) Degree
7 4 (6.15%) CCIE
7 4 (6.15%) CISSP
8 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.08%) CEH
9 2 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (3.08%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.08%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.08%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.54%) CISA
10 1 (1.54%) CISM
10 1 (1.54%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Packer
1 2 (3.08%) Terraform
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.54%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.54%) Nessus
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Cisco
2 27 (41.54%) CheckPoint
3 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.69%) F5
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
5 4 (6.15%) Symantec
6 3 (4.62%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.54%) Aruba
8 1 (1.54%) BT
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix
8 1 (1.54%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Sophos
8 1 (1.54%) VMware
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