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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 796 868 906
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 82 68 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.067% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.069% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 78 60 46
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,850 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £75,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
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
86269 98137 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.30% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72747 82628 84190
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 29 £65,000 +23.80% 4
South East +42 26 £54,000 -4.00%
East of England +24 7 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Midlands - 7 £46,000 -
Yorkshire +34 5 £32,500 - 1
North West +4 5 £47,000 -1.05% 1
South West +2 3 £72,500 +173.58% 1
IT Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 92 (52.57%) Firewall
2 75 (42.86%) Windows
3 71 (40.57%) Network Security
4 62 (35.43%) CISSP
5 60 (34.29%) Information Security
6 57 (32.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 49 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 46 (26.29%) Microsoft
9 38 (21.71%) Vulnerability Management
10 37 (21.14%) Linux
11 36 (20.57%) VPN
12 35 (20.00%) Finance
13 32 (18.29%) Management Information System
13 32 (18.29%) Cisco
13 32 (18.29%) Degree
14 31 (17.71%) ITIL
15 29 (16.57%) WAN
15 29 (16.57%) CheckPoint
15 29 (16.57%) SIEM
16 28 (16.00%) LAN
17 26 (14.86%) CEH
18 24 (13.71%) MS Excel
19 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
20 22 (12.57%) PCI DSS
20 22 (12.57%) SC Cleared
20 22 (12.57%) Security Cleared
20 22 (12.57%) DHCP
20 22 (12.57%) SQL Server
20 22 (12.57%) Windows Server

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 20 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (5.71%) IIS
3 6 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.71%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.71%) Office 365
3 5 (2.86%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (52.57%) Firewall
2 71 (40.57%) Network Security
3 36 (20.57%) VPN
4 29 (16.57%) WAN
5 28 (16.00%) LAN
6 22 (12.57%) DHCP
7 20 (11.43%) DNS
8 12 (6.86%) VoIP
9 11 (6.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (6.29%) TCP/IP
10 10 (5.71%) VLAN
11 8 (4.57%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (4.57%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (4.00%) Wireless
13 6 (3.43%) MPLS
14 4 (2.29%) Wireless Security
14 4 (2.29%) Wireshark
15 3 (1.71%) BGP
15 3 (1.71%) Internet
15 3 (1.71%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.43%) Big Data
2 6 (3.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
General
1 35 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.14%) Banking
3 5 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (1.71%) Games
4 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.71%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Law
5 2 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.43%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (1.71%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.57%) HTML
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.29%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.14%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.71%) Replication
5 8 (4.57%) RSA SecurID
6 7 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (3.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.86%) Shadow IT
9 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.71%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.71%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.71%) PKI
9 3 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.14%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.57%) CCTV
11 1 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 75 (42.86%) Windows
2 37 (21.14%) Linux
3 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (12.57%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.71%) Windows 8
5 10 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 9 (5.14%) CentOS
7 8 (4.57%) Unix
8 6 (3.43%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.57%) VMS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.29%) Information Security
2 38 (21.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 31 (17.71%) ITIL
4 29 (16.57%) SIEM
5 21 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (12.00%) Security Operations
6 20 (11.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 18 (10.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 14 (8.00%) Change Management
9 13 (7.43%) ITIL V3
9 13 (7.43%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (7.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 13 (7.43%) Network Architecture
10 12 (6.86%) Security Architecture
11 10 (5.71%) Data Protection
11 10 (5.71%) Network Management
11 10 (5.71%) Presales
12 9 (5.14%) Attack Monitoring
12 9 (5.14%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.86%) SQL
2 6 (3.43%) Python
3 3 (1.71%) C#
3 3 (1.71%) Perl
3 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.14%) C
4 2 (1.14%) PHP
5 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (35.43%) CISSP
2 32 (18.29%) Degree
3 26 (14.86%) CEH
4 22 (12.57%) SC Cleared
4 22 (12.57%) Security Cleared
5 20 (11.43%) CISA
6 18 (10.29%) SANS
7 16 (9.14%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (8.57%) CISM
9 13 (7.43%) CCNP
10 11 (6.29%) CCSA
10 11 (6.29%) CCSE
10 11 (6.29%) GSEC
11 10 (5.71%) CCSP
12 8 (4.57%) CCNA
12 8 (4.57%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (4.57%) CSSLP
12 8 (4.57%) GIAC
12 8 (4.57%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (4.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (32.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (12.57%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.57%) SLA
4 5 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.14%) COBIT
5 2 (1.14%) GPG13
6 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 49 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.71%) XenApp
3 2 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (10.86%) Nessus
3 12 (6.86%) SCCM
4 10 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.29%) Nmap
6 3 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.29%) Cisco
3 29 (16.57%) CheckPoint
4 21 (12.00%) Symantec
5 14 (8.00%) Intel Security
6 11 (6.29%) F5
6 11 (6.29%) Sophos
7 10 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (5.71%) CA
7 10 (5.71%) Stonesoft
8 9 (5.14%) Palo Alto
9 7 (4.00%) Splunk
10 6 (3.43%) Cyber-Ark
10 6 (3.43%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.86%) Citrix
11 5 (2.86%) LogRhythm
11 5 (2.86%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.86%) VMware
12 4 (2.29%) Qualys
12 4 (2.29%) SonicWALL
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