The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank - 94 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Security Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1498 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.05% 95.23% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 777 956 962
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Edinburgh region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) REXX
2 2 (40.00%) zOS
2 2 (40.00%) JCL
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) ISPF
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (40.00%) CLIST
2 2 (40.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ISPF
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) zOS
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (40.00%) CLIST
1 2 (40.00%) JCL
1 2 (40.00%) REXX
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (20.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia