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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Engineer
UK / England
Rank 758 845 868
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 68 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.065% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.068% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 45
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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
South East +67 23 £52,500 -8.69% 2
London +72 21 £54,000 -6.08% 2
Yorkshire +29 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West - 4 £47,000 - 2
West Midlands +10 3 £42,500 -
East of England +18 2 £48,000 -23.20% 1
East Midlands +7 2 £50,000 +11.11%
IT Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 72 (53.73%) CISSP
2 66 (49.25%) Firewall
3 55 (41.04%) Windows
4 52 (38.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (38.81%) Network Security
5 44 (32.84%) Active Directory
6 43 (32.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 39 (29.10%) Information Security
8 34 (25.37%) Symantec
8 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
9 33 (24.63%) Microsoft
10 31 (23.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 30 (22.39%) SIEM
12 28 (20.90%) Degree
12 28 (20.90%) Finance
13 27 (20.15%) Intel Security
13 27 (20.15%) ITIL
14 26 (19.40%) CISM
14 26 (19.40%) PCI DSS
14 26 (19.40%) Security Operations
15 24 (17.91%) Management Information System
16 23 (17.16%) CISA
16 23 (17.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 20 (14.93%) Linux
18 19 (14.18%) CheckPoint
19 18 (13.43%) SSCP
20 17 (12.69%) CompTIA Security+
20 17 (12.69%) CEH
20 17 (12.69%) Security+ Certification
21 15 (11.19%) SQL

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 9 (6.72%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Mimecast
1 3 (2.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (49.25%) Firewall
2 52 (38.81%) Network Security
3 14 (10.45%) LAN
3 14 (10.45%) WAN
4 12 (8.96%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.96%) Wireless
5 8 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (5.97%) VPN
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (4.48%) Wireless Security
7 5 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.73%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.99%) IPv4
9 3 (2.24%) DMZ
9 3 (2.24%) Internet
9 3 (2.24%) IPv6
9 3 (2.24%) VLAN
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (1.49%) WebEx
11 1 (0.75%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) InfluxDB
3 3 (2.24%) Big Data
3 3 (2.24%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Burp Suite
1 2 (1.49%) Fiddler
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Games
3 4 (2.99%) German Language
4 3 (2.24%) Banking
4 3 (2.24%) French Language
4 3 (2.24%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Law
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.99%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.49%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.91%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.97%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.48%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.73%) Shadow IT
6 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.24%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.24%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.49%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.49%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) CCTV
8 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (41.04%) Windows
2 20 (14.93%) Linux
3 12 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.48%) CentOS
5 3 (2.24%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.75%) Unix
7 1 (0.75%) VMS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.09%) Vulnerability Management
2 39 (29.10%) Information Security
3 30 (22.39%) SIEM
4 27 (20.15%) ITIL
5 26 (19.40%) Security Operations
6 14 (10.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (9.70%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (8.21%) Attack Monitoring
8 11 (8.21%) Server Hardening
8 11 (8.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (7.46%) Analytics
10 9 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.72%) IT Governance
11 8 (5.97%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (5.97%) Incident Management
11 8 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.97%) Security Testing
12 7 (5.22%) Change Management
12 7 (5.22%) Data Loss Prevention
13 6 (4.48%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.19%) SQL
2 4 (2.99%) Python
3 3 (2.24%) C#
3 3 (2.24%) Java
3 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.75%) C
4 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.75%) Perl
4 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (53.73%) CISSP
2 28 (20.90%) Degree
3 26 (19.40%) CISM
4 23 (17.16%) CISA
5 18 (13.43%) SSCP
6 17 (12.69%) CEH
6 17 (12.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 17 (12.69%) Security+ Certification
7 14 (10.45%) SANS
8 8 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.97%) CSSLP
8 8 (5.97%) GIAC
9 5 (3.73%) CISMP
9 5 (3.73%) GSEC
10 4 (2.99%) CCNA
10 4 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.99%) MCP
11 3 (2.24%) MCSE
11 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (38.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (19.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (32.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.24%) vSphere
2 3 (2.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (23.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (17.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (5.97%) Nessus
4 6 (4.48%) Grafana
4 6 (4.48%) Graphite
5 5 (3.73%) SCCM
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (2.24%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.24%) Kibana
6 3 (2.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (2.24%) Nmap
7 2 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.49%) WSUS
8 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (25.37%) Symantec
2 33 (24.63%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.15%) Intel Security
4 19 (14.18%) CheckPoint
5 15 (11.19%) Cisco
6 12 (8.96%) LogRhythm
7 10 (7.46%) Splunk
8 7 (5.22%) Palo Alto
9 6 (4.48%) Cyber-Ark
9 6 (4.48%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.48%) Sophos
10 5 (3.73%) Citrix
10 5 (3.73%) F5
11 4 (2.99%) Aruba
11 4 (2.99%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.99%) Qualys
11 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.99%) VMware
12 3 (2.24%) Tripwire
12 3 (2.24%) WatchGuard
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + flexible working
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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