The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 805 887 903
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 89 51 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.051% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.053% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 88 32 60
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,400 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+16.56% +12.41%
IT Security Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88827 96010 107374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75478 79551 88659
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in England

IT Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

IT Security Engineer Salary Histogram in England

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
London +49 41 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East +44 30 £47,500 +163.88% 2
North West +25 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Midlands -11 6 £46,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 -
South West - 2 £61,250 -
North East - 1 £27,500 - 1
IT Security Engineer
UK

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT 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 England region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 123 (73.21%) Firewall
2 95 (56.55%) Windows
3 77 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 64 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 55 (32.74%) Network Security
6 52 (30.95%) Cisco
7 45 (26.79%) LAN
7 45 (26.79%) WAN
8 44 (26.19%) CISSP
9 42 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 41 (24.40%) MS Excel
11 40 (23.81%) Linux
11 40 (23.81%) SIEM
12 38 (22.62%) Windows Server
12 38 (22.62%) TCP/IP
13 37 (22.02%) VMware
14 36 (21.43%) VPN
14 36 (21.43%) DNS
15 35 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (18.45%) Finance
16 31 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 31 (18.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 30 (17.86%) PCI DSS
18 29 (17.26%) Information Security
19 26 (15.48%) Citrix
19 26 (15.48%) DHCP
20 25 (14.88%) Security Cleared
20 25 (14.88%) Security Operations
20 25 (14.88%) Cybersecurity
21 24 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 22 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (13.10%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (6.55%) IIS
4 7 (4.17%) IBM Domino
5 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.60%) Confluence
9 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (24.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.60%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.12%) Office 365
2 16 (9.52%) Mimecast
3 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.98%) SaaS
6 4 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (73.21%) Firewall
2 55 (32.74%) Network Security
3 45 (26.79%) LAN
3 45 (26.79%) WAN
4 38 (22.62%) TCP/IP
5 36 (21.43%) DNS
5 36 (21.43%) VPN
6 26 (15.48%) DHCP
7 19 (11.31%) VLAN
8 16 (9.52%) Wireshark
9 14 (8.33%) SAN
10 13 (7.74%) VoIP
11 11 (6.55%) MPLS
12 10 (5.95%) HTTP
12 10 (5.95%) IPv4
13 9 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (4.76%) IPv6
14 8 (4.76%) LDAP
14 8 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.98%) Big Data
3 3 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 31 (18.45%) Finance
2 4 (2.38%) Advertising
2 4 (2.38%) Marketing
3 3 (1.79%) Back Office
3 3 (1.79%) Games
3 3 (1.79%) Retail
3 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.38%) Web Services
2 3 (1.79%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (1.19%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.19%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Blackberry
1 13 (7.74%) Data Centre
1 13 (7.74%) Replication
2 12 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.98%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.38%) EMC VNX
7 4 (2.38%) PKI
7 4 (2.38%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
7 4 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.79%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.19%) EPoS
9 2 (1.19%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.19%) iPad
9 2 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 95 (56.55%) Windows
2 40 (23.81%) Linux
3 38 (22.62%) Windows Server
4 24 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (8.93%) Windows XP
6 13 (7.74%) Windows 8
7 12 (7.14%) Unix
8 3 (1.79%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.60%) CentOS
10 1 (0.60%) Solaris
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) SIEM
2 29 (17.26%) Information Security
3 25 (14.88%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (14.88%) Security Operations
4 23 (13.69%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (12.50%) Presales
6 19 (11.31%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 13 (7.74%) ITIL
8 13 (7.74%) Network Architecture
8 13 (7.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 12 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (6.55%) Attack Monitoring
11 10 (5.95%) Network Design
11 10 (5.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 9 (5.36%) Identity Management
12 9 (5.36%) Malware Analysis
13 8 (4.76%) Workflow
14 7 (4.17%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.74%) SQL
2 6 (3.57%) C
2 6 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.57%) Python
3 5 (2.98%) Perl
4 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (26.19%) CISSP
2 35 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (14.88%) Security Cleared
4 24 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 21 (12.50%) Degree
6 20 (11.90%) CCNA
7 19 (11.31%) CCNP
8 12 (7.14%) CEH
9 11 (6.55%) CCSP
9 11 (6.55%) DV Cleared
10 10 (5.95%) GIAC
11 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (4.76%) CISA
12 8 (4.76%) CISM
13 7 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 7 (4.17%) SANS
13 7 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
13 7 (4.17%) SSCP
14 6 (3.57%) CCSA
14 6 (3.57%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.98%) SLA
5 2 (1.19%) COBIT
5 2 (1.19%) GPG13
6 1 (0.60%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.60%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 77 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.31%) vSphere
4 15 (8.93%) XenApp
5 8 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) Nessus
1 16 (9.52%) Nmap
2 14 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (4.76%) SCCM
4 5 (2.98%) SCOM
5 4 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.19%) QRadar
6 2 (1.19%) yum
7 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.60%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.60%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 64 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 52 (30.95%) Cisco
3 42 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 37 (22.02%) VMware
5 26 (15.48%) Citrix
6 20 (11.90%) LogRhythm
7 18 (10.71%) Forcepoint
7 18 (10.71%) HP
8 16 (9.52%) Tripwire
9 14 (8.33%) F5
10 10 (5.95%) ArcSight
10 10 (5.95%) Dell
10 10 (5.95%) Radware
10 10 (5.95%) SonicWALL
11 9 (5.36%) Barracuda Networks
11 9 (5.36%) CA
11 9 (5.36%) Stonesoft
12 7 (4.17%) GFI Software
12 7 (4.17%) Palo Alto
12 7 (4.17%) SolarWinds
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago