The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Engineer
Rank 828 841 862
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 67 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.024% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 57 22 13
Average salary £50,589 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106581 98705 112223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.71% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87190 83107 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
IT Security Engineer
UK

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
London -16 35 £61,250 +6.52% 1
South East -10 19 £46,300 +15.75%
East of England - 6 £50,000 -
West Midlands -1 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Yorkshire -31 1 £42,500 +54.54%
IT Security Engineer
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IT Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 84 (75.00%) Firewall
2 49 (43.75%) Windows
3 48 (42.86%) UNIX
4 47 (41.96%) Cisco
5 42 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 41 (36.61%) Linux
7 35 (31.25%) CISSP
8 34 (30.36%) Websense
9 31 (27.68%) SIEM
10 30 (26.79%) VPN
11 27 (24.11%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (22.32%) Network Security
13 23 (20.54%) Juniper
13 23 (20.54%) Active Directory
14 22 (19.64%) Finance
15 19 (16.96%) Protective Monitoring
16 18 (16.07%) Blue Coat
16 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
17 17 (15.18%) DNS
17 17 (15.18%) MS Excel
17 17 (15.18%) CCSE
17 17 (15.18%) VMware
17 17 (15.18%) Vulnerability Management
18 16 (14.29%) Information Security
18 16 (14.29%) Internet
19 15 (13.39%) Incident Management
19 15 (13.39%) SaaS
20 14 (12.50%) Security Cleared
20 14 (12.50%) McAfee

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (75.00%) Firewall
2 30 (26.79%) VPN
3 25 (22.32%) Network Security
4 17 (15.18%) DNS
5 16 (14.29%) Internet
6 13 (11.61%) HTTP
6 13 (11.61%) SSL
6 13 (11.61%) LDAP
6 13 (11.61%) SMTP
6 13 (11.61%) IPsec
7 12 (10.71%) LAN
8 11 (9.82%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (8.93%) Wireless
9 10 (8.93%) WAN
9 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
10 5 (4.46%) VLAN
10 5 (4.46%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (3.57%) OSPF
11 4 (3.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Law
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Games
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
2 1 (0.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.57%) CESG
2 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (43.75%) Windows
2 48 (42.86%) UNIX
3 41 (36.61%) Linux
4 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.68%) FreeBSD
6 3 (2.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.68%) SIEM
2 19 (16.96%) Protective Monitoring
3 17 (15.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (14.29%) Information Security
5 15 (13.39%) Incident Management
6 13 (11.61%) Security Management
6 13 (11.61%) ITIL
7 12 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (8.93%) Cyber Security
8 10 (8.93%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.04%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.14%) Project Management
11 7 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (5.36%) Capacity Management
12 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
13 5 (4.46%) Network Management
14 3 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
14 3 (2.68%) Identity Management
14 3 (2.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.82%) SQL
2 4 (3.57%) Perl
3 2 (1.79%) C++
3 2 (1.79%) Ruby
3 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.89%) Java
4 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) CISSP
2 27 (24.11%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (15.18%) CCSE
4 14 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 13 (11.61%) CISA
5 13 (11.61%) CCNP
6 12 (10.71%) MCSE
6 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (10.71%) CEH
7 9 (8.04%) CCSP
7 9 (8.04%) CCNA
7 9 (8.04%) MCITP
8 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 8 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 6 (5.36%) CISM
10 5 (4.46%) CCSA
11 4 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (2.68%) GSEC
13 2 (1.79%) SSCP
13 2 (1.79%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.82%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.14%) GPG13
4 7 (6.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.71%) ISA Server
3 4 (3.57%) Snort
3 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.68%) Nmap
5 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.79%) vSphere
5 2 (1.79%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.79%) Cryoserver
3 2 (1.79%) Nessus
3 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.89%) WSUS
4 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (41.96%) Cisco
2 42 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 34 (30.36%) Websense
4 23 (20.54%) Juniper
5 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
5 18 (16.07%) Blue Coat
6 17 (15.18%) VMware
7 14 (12.50%) McAfee
8 13 (11.61%) Citrix
8 13 (11.61%) IronPort
9 10 (8.93%) Barracuda Networks
9 10 (8.93%) Aruba
9 10 (8.93%) Symantec
10 8 (7.14%) Tufin
11 5 (4.46%) Splunk
11 5 (4.46%) Brocade
12 4 (3.57%) Sophos
12 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.68%) Lumension
13 3 (2.68%) F5
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 6 days ago