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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 806 880 889
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 98 59 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.058% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.060% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 96 43 62
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,875 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
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
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
South East +43 38 £50,000 +81.81% 1
London +70 37 £60,000 +9.09% 5
West Midlands - 12 £46,000 -
North West +13 4 £52,500 +13.51% 3
Yorkshire +34 3 £35,500 - 1
East of England +25 2 £53,750 +26.47% 1
South West +9 1 £60,000 +114.28%
East Midlands +1 1 £35,500 -8.97%
IT Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 113 (61.75%) Firewall
2 92 (50.27%) Windows
3 68 (37.16%) Active Directory
3 68 (37.16%) Network Security
4 57 (31.15%) CISSP
5 54 (29.51%) Microsoft
6 48 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (25.68%) Linux
8 46 (25.14%) Cisco
8 46 (25.14%) Information Security
9 39 (21.31%) VPN
10 38 (20.77%) MS Excel
11 35 (19.13%) SIEM
12 34 (18.58%) Finance
13 33 (18.03%) WAN
13 33 (18.03%) Windows Server
14 32 (17.49%) LAN
14 32 (17.49%) CheckPoint
15 29 (15.85%) Security Cleared
16 28 (15.30%) SC Cleared
16 28 (15.30%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (15.30%) DNS
17 27 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (14.21%) DHCP
18 26 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (13.66%) PCI DSS
19 25 (13.66%) Vulnerability Management
19 25 (13.66%) Degree
20 24 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (13.11%) MS Exchange

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 24 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.65%) IIS
3 12 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.64%) nginx
7 2 (1.09%) Apache
8 1 (0.55%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (20.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.56%) Office 365
3 9 (4.92%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (61.75%) Firewall
2 68 (37.16%) Network Security
3 39 (21.31%) VPN
4 33 (18.03%) WAN
5 32 (17.49%) LAN
6 28 (15.30%) DNS
7 26 (14.21%) DHCP
8 23 (12.57%) TCP/IP
9 17 (9.29%) VoIP
10 14 (7.65%) VLAN
11 13 (7.10%) MPLS
12 11 (6.01%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (4.37%) Cisco ISE
13 8 (4.37%) Wireshark
14 7 (3.83%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (3.83%) SAN
15 4 (2.19%) BGP
15 4 (2.19%) IPv4
16 3 (1.64%) EIGRP
16 3 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.83%) Big Data
2 7 (3.83%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.55%) MySQL
General
1 34 (18.58%) Finance
2 7 (3.83%) Banking
3 4 (2.19%) Games
3 4 (2.19%) Marketing
4 3 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.64%) Retail
4 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.83%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (1.64%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.09%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.09%) Middleware
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.56%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.56%) Replication
4 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.37%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.19%) PKI
8 4 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.64%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.64%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.09%) iPad
10 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 92 (50.27%) Windows
2 47 (25.68%) Linux
3 33 (18.03%) Windows Server
4 28 (15.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.56%) Unix
6 12 (6.56%) Windows 8
6 12 (6.56%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.37%) CentOS
8 5 (2.73%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.14%) Information Security
2 35 (19.13%) SIEM
3 25 (13.66%) Vulnerability Management
4 24 (13.11%) ITIL
5 21 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (11.48%) Security Operations
5 21 (11.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 18 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (9.84%) Presales
7 16 (8.74%) Network Architecture
8 15 (8.20%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 14 (7.65%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (7.65%) Security Architecture
10 13 (7.10%) ITIL V3
11 11 (6.01%) Network Management
12 10 (5.46%) Attack Monitoring
12 10 (5.46%) Change Management
12 10 (5.46%) Network Design
12 10 (5.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 8 (4.37%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.65%) SQL
2 6 (3.28%) C
3 5 (2.73%) Perl
3 5 (2.73%) Python
4 4 (2.19%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (31.15%) CISSP
2 29 (15.85%) Security Cleared
3 28 (15.30%) SC Cleared
4 26 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (13.66%) Degree
6 20 (10.93%) CEH
7 19 (10.38%) CCNP
8 15 (8.20%) CISA
9 14 (7.65%) CCNA
10 11 (6.01%) CCSA
10 11 (6.01%) CCSE
10 11 (6.01%) CCSP
10 11 (6.01%) DV Cleared
11 10 (5.46%) GSEC
12 9 (4.92%) SANS
13 6 (3.28%) CISM
13 6 (3.28%) MCSE
13 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.73%) CCIE
14 5 (2.73%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (13.66%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.37%) SLA
4 6 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.09%) COBIT
5 2 (1.09%) GPG13
6 1 (0.55%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 68 (37.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.46%) vSphere
3 7 (3.83%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) NFS
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (11.48%) Nessus
2 14 (7.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (6.56%) SCCM
4 8 (4.37%) Nmap
5 6 (3.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (2.19%) SCOM
6 4 (2.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.64%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.09%) yum
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.55%) QRadar
9 1 (0.55%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 46 (25.14%) Cisco
3 32 (17.49%) CheckPoint
4 16 (8.74%) VMware
5 15 (8.20%) Symantec
6 13 (7.10%) F5
7 12 (6.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 12 (6.56%) CA
7 12 (6.56%) Palo Alto
7 12 (6.56%) Stonesoft
8 10 (5.46%) Dell
8 10 (5.46%) Intel Security
8 10 (5.46%) LogRhythm
8 10 (5.46%) Radware
8 10 (5.46%) SonicWALL
9 9 (4.92%) Sophos
10 8 (4.37%) Citrix
10 8 (4.37%) Forcepoint
10 8 (4.37%) HP
10 8 (4.37%) Tripwire
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