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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Engineer
UK / England
Rank 751 837 858
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 73 76 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.080% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.083% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 62 66 55
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
75786 92005 96275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.49% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63327 78011 80264
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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
London +76 31 £50,000 -6.54% 5
South East +54 22 £53,750 +13.15% 2
Yorkshire +29 10 £34,000 -2.85%
West Midlands +26 3 £42,500 -
East of England +22 3 £50,000 -20.00% 1
North West - 3 £36,500 -
East Midlands +9 1 £57,500 +27.77%
IT Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 70 (55.12%) Firewall
2 60 (47.24%) CISSP
3 51 (40.16%) Windows
4 44 (34.65%) Network Security
5 42 (33.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (33.07%) Active Directory
6 37 (29.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 32 (25.20%) SQL Server
8 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
8 29 (22.83%) Symantec
8 29 (22.83%) SIEM
9 26 (20.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (20.47%) Security Operations
10 24 (18.90%) Intel Security
10 24 (18.90%) Information Security
11 23 (18.11%) CISM
12 22 (17.32%) CheckPoint
13 21 (16.54%) Linux
14 20 (15.75%) ITIL
14 20 (15.75%) Cisco
14 20 (15.75%) Finance
14 20 (15.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 20 (15.75%) Degree
15 19 (14.96%) PCI DSS
16 18 (14.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 17 (13.39%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (11.81%) LAN
18 15 (11.81%) WAN
18 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
18 15 (11.81%) CISA

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 10 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Mimecast
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (55.12%) Firewall
2 44 (34.65%) Network Security
3 15 (11.81%) LAN
3 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
3 15 (11.81%) WAN
4 12 (9.45%) Wireless
5 10 (7.87%) VPN
6 8 (6.30%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (5.51%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (3.94%) Wireless Security
8 5 (3.94%) Wireshark
9 4 (3.15%) IPv4
9 4 (3.15%) SSL
9 4 (3.15%) WebEx
10 3 (2.36%) DMZ
10 3 (2.36%) IPv6
11 2 (1.57%) Internet
11 2 (1.57%) VLAN
12 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.72%) InfluxDB
3 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.36%) Big Data
4 3 (2.36%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Burp Suite
1 2 (1.57%) Fiddler
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Games
3 4 (3.15%) German Language
4 3 (2.36%) French Language
4 3 (2.36%) Military
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.24%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.30%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.51%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.15%) Shadow IT
5 2 (1.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) CCTV
6 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.79%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 51 (40.16%) Windows
2 21 (16.54%) Linux
3 15 (11.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.15%) CentOS
4 4 (3.15%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.13%) Vulnerability Management
2 29 (22.83%) SIEM
3 26 (20.47%) Security Operations
4 24 (18.90%) Information Security
5 20 (15.75%) ITIL
6 18 (14.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 17 (13.39%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (11.02%) Presales
9 11 (8.66%) Attack Monitoring
9 11 (8.66%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (7.87%) Server Hardening
11 9 (7.09%) Analytics
11 9 (7.09%) Data Loss Prevention
12 8 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.30%) Security Management
12 8 (6.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.51%) Data Protection
13 7 (5.51%) Security Testing
14 6 (4.72%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.02%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) C#
2 3 (2.36%) Java
2 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.36%) Python
3 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (47.24%) CISSP
2 23 (18.11%) CISM
3 20 (15.75%) Degree
4 15 (11.81%) CISA
5 12 (9.45%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (9.45%) Security+ Certification
5 12 (9.45%) SSCP
6 9 (7.09%) CEH
6 9 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.30%) SANS
8 5 (3.94%) CISMP
9 4 (3.15%) MCP
10 3 (2.36%) CCNA
10 3 (2.36%) GSEC
10 3 (2.36%) MCSE
10 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.57%) CSSLP
11 2 (1.57%) GIAC
11 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (33.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (14.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (33.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.36%) vSphere
2 3 (2.36%) XenApp
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (20.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 20 (15.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (6.30%) FortiGate
3 8 (6.30%) Nessus
4 6 (4.72%) Grafana
4 6 (4.72%) Graphite
5 3 (2.36%) Kibana
5 3 (2.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (2.36%) Nmap
6 2 (1.57%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.57%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.79%) SCCM
7 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
1 29 (22.83%) Symantec
2 24 (18.90%) Intel Security
3 22 (17.32%) CheckPoint
4 20 (15.75%) Cisco
5 13 (10.24%) Palo Alto
6 12 (9.45%) LogRhythm
7 11 (8.66%) F5
7 11 (8.66%) Fortinet
8 9 (7.09%) Splunk
9 6 (4.72%) Aruba
9 6 (4.72%) Juniper
9 6 (4.72%) SonicWALL
9 6 (4.72%) WatchGuard
10 5 (3.94%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.94%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (3.94%) Sophos
10 5 (3.94%) VMware
11 4 (3.15%) Apple
11 4 (3.15%) SolarWinds
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