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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 794 887 903
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 91 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.063% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.065% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 89 52 49
Median salary £54,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +59 36 £60,000 +4.34% 3
South East +41 32 £54,000 +2.85%
West Midlands - 7 £46,000 - 1
Yorkshire +32 5 £32,500 -
North West +19 5 £47,250 -0.52% 2
East of England +6 5 £52,500 +23.52% 3
East Midlands +3 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 28 August 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.

1 108 (60.00%) Firewall
2 87 (48.33%) Windows
3 72 (40.00%) Network Security
4 62 (34.44%) Active Directory
5 59 (32.78%) CISSP
6 53 (29.44%) Microsoft
7 52 (28.89%) Information Security
7 52 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 41 (22.78%) Linux
9 40 (22.22%) VPN
9 40 (22.22%) Cisco
10 33 (18.33%) MS Excel
11 32 (17.78%) WAN
11 32 (17.78%) CheckPoint
11 32 (17.78%) SIEM
12 31 (17.22%) Vulnerability Management
12 31 (17.22%) Finance
12 31 (17.22%) LAN
13 30 (16.67%) Windows Server
14 29 (16.11%) ITIL
15 28 (15.56%) Degree
15 28 (15.56%) Security Cleared
16 27 (15.00%) PCI DSS
16 27 (15.00%) SC Cleared
16 27 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (15.00%) Management Information System
17 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
17 25 (13.89%) DHCP
17 25 (13.89%) DNS

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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.22%) IIS
3 12 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.67%) nginx
6 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (18.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.67%) Office 365
3 7 (3.89%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (60.00%) Firewall
2 72 (40.00%) Network Security
3 40 (22.22%) VPN
4 32 (17.78%) WAN
5 31 (17.22%) LAN
6 25 (13.89%) DHCP
6 25 (13.89%) DNS
7 17 (9.44%) TCP/IP
8 15 (8.33%) VoIP
9 12 (6.67%) VLAN
10 11 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (5.56%) MPLS
12 9 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
13 8 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (3.33%) Wireshark
15 4 (2.22%) Wireless
16 3 (1.67%) BGP
16 3 (1.67%) Internet
17 2 (1.11%) EIGRP
17 2 (1.11%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.89%) Big Data
2 7 (3.89%) NoSQL
General
1 31 (17.22%) Finance
2 9 (5.00%) Banking
3 5 (2.78%) Retail
4 3 (1.67%) Games
4 3 (1.67%) Marketing
4 3 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.89%) ZeroMQ
2 4 (2.22%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.11%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.11%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 12 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.67%) Replication
3 11 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
6 8 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.22%) PKI
7 4 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.67%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.11%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.11%) Shadow IT
10 1 (0.56%) iPad
10 1 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 87 (48.33%) Windows
2 41 (22.78%) Linux
3 30 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 27 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 12 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 9 (5.00%) CentOS
6 9 (5.00%) Unix
7 6 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.89%) Information Security
2 32 (17.78%) SIEM
3 31 (17.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 29 (16.11%) ITIL
5 23 (12.78%) Security Operations
6 18 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (9.44%) Network Architecture
8 15 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 15 (8.33%) Presales
8 15 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (7.78%) ITIL V3
9 14 (7.78%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (7.78%) Security Architecture
10 12 (6.67%) Change Management
11 11 (6.11%) Network Management
11 11 (6.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 10 (5.56%) Attack Monitoring
13 9 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (4.44%) Network Design
15 7 (3.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.78%) SQL
2 6 (3.33%) C
3 5 (2.78%) Perl
3 5 (2.78%) Python
4 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.11%) PHP
5 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (32.78%) CISSP
2 28 (15.56%) Degree
2 28 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 27 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 23 (12.78%) CEH
5 21 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (10.00%) CCNP
6 18 (10.00%) CISA
7 14 (7.78%) SANS
8 12 (6.67%) CCSA
8 12 (6.67%) CCSE
8 12 (6.67%) CCSP
9 10 (5.56%) CISM
9 10 (5.56%) GSEC
10 9 (5.00%) CCNA
10 9 (5.00%) DV Cleared
11 8 (4.44%) GIAC
12 7 (3.89%) CSSLP
12 7 (3.89%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (3.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.00%) SLA
4 5 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.11%) COBIT
5 2 (1.11%) GPG13
6 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 62 (34.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.78%) XenApp
4 4 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (11.11%) Nessus
2 17 (9.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (6.11%) SCCM
4 7 (3.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (3.33%) Nmap
6 4 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.11%) WSUS
8 1 (0.56%) QRadar
8 1 (0.56%) yum
Vendors
1 53 (29.44%) Microsoft
2 40 (22.22%) Cisco
3 32 (17.78%) CheckPoint
4 18 (10.00%) Symantec
5 14 (7.78%) F5
5 14 (7.78%) Intel Security
6 12 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
6 12 (6.67%) CA
6 12 (6.67%) Stonesoft
7 11 (6.11%) Palo Alto
8 9 (5.00%) Sophos
9 8 (4.44%) Dell
9 8 (4.44%) LogRhythm
9 8 (4.44%) Radware
9 8 (4.44%) SonicWALL
9 8 (4.44%) Splunk
10 7 (3.89%) Citrix
10 7 (3.89%) VMware
11 6 (3.33%) Forcepoint
11 6 (3.33%) Red Hat
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