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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 808 872 893
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 55 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.063% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.065% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 46
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,950 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +31 17 £56,500 +1.80% 2
South East +61 15 £54,000 -1.81%
Yorkshire - 9 £32,500 - 2
West Midlands +7 5 £42,500 -
North West -18 4 £46,500 +3.33%
East Midlands +3 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +3 2 £46,000 -
South West +9 1 £72,500 +135.77%
IT Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 73 (48.99%) CISSP
2 70 (46.98%) Firewall
3 60 (40.27%) Windows
4 57 (38.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 57 (38.26%) Network Security
5 56 (37.58%) Information Security
6 46 (30.87%) Vulnerability Management
7 39 (26.17%) Active Directory
8 36 (24.16%) Linux
9 35 (23.49%) ITIL
10 34 (22.82%) Finance
10 34 (22.82%) Degree
11 33 (22.15%) Symantec
12 32 (21.48%) SIEM
13 31 (20.81%) Management Information System
14 30 (20.13%) Microsoft
15 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
15 29 (19.46%) Norton AntiVirus
16 26 (17.45%) PCI DSS
16 26 (17.45%) CEH
17 25 (16.78%) CISA
18 24 (16.11%) CISM
19 23 (15.44%) Intel Security
20 22 (14.77%) Penetration Testing
21 21 (14.09%) CheckPoint
22 20 (13.42%) Cisco
22 20 (13.42%) Security Operations
23 19 (12.75%) SANS
24 17 (11.41%) WAN
24 17 (11.41%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 11 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.01%) nginx
3 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.34%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (46.98%) Firewall
2 57 (38.26%) Network Security
3 17 (11.41%) WAN
4 16 (10.74%) LAN
5 14 (9.40%) TCP/IP
6 11 (7.38%) VPN
7 9 (6.04%) Wireless
8 8 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (3.36%) Wireless Security
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (2.68%) VLAN
11 3 (2.01%) DHCP
11 3 (2.01%) Internet
11 3 (2.01%) IPv4
11 3 (2.01%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.34%) BGP
12 2 (1.34%) IPv6
12 2 (1.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) Big Data
2 7 (4.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.68%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 34 (22.82%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Banking
2 8 (5.37%) Games
3 5 (3.36%) Retail
4 3 (2.01%) German Language
4 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.01%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.34%) French Language
5 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.34%) Law
5 2 (1.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Military
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) Regular Expression
1 4 (2.68%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (1.34%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.34%) Middleware
3 1 (0.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.81%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.07%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.37%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (3.36%) Shadow IT
8 4 (2.68%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (2.01%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.01%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (2.01%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.34%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.67%) CCTV
11 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.67%) PMI
11 1 (0.67%) Replication
11 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.27%) Windows
2 36 (24.16%) Linux
3 14 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.05%) CentOS
5 6 (4.03%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.03%) Unix
6 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.67%) VMS
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.58%) Information Security
2 46 (30.87%) Vulnerability Management
3 35 (23.49%) ITIL
4 32 (21.48%) SIEM
5 22 (14.77%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (13.42%) Security Operations
7 17 (11.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 16 (10.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 11 (7.38%) Attack Monitoring
9 11 (7.38%) Server Hardening
10 10 (6.71%) Analytics
10 10 (6.71%) Change Management
10 10 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.71%) ITIL V3
10 10 (6.71%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (6.04%) Incident Management
11 9 (6.04%) IT Governance
11 9 (6.04%) Security Architecture
12 8 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (5.37%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.72%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) Python
3 3 (2.01%) C#
3 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.34%) Java
5 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.67%) C
5 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.67%) Perl
5 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (48.99%) CISSP
2 34 (22.82%) Degree
3 26 (17.45%) CEH
4 25 (16.78%) CISA
5 24 (16.11%) CISM
6 19 (12.75%) SANS
7 15 (10.07%) SSCP
8 14 (9.40%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (9.40%) Security+ Certification
9 11 (7.38%) GSEC
10 10 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (6.04%) SC Cleared
11 9 (6.04%) Security Cleared
12 8 (5.37%) CSSLP
12 8 (5.37%) GIAC
13 7 (4.70%) CCNA
14 6 (4.03%) CCNP
14 6 (4.03%) CCSA
14 6 (4.03%) CCSE
15 5 (3.36%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (38.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.45%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) GPG13
4 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (26.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.01%) vSphere
2 3 (2.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (19.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (11.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 16 (10.74%) Nessus
4 10 (6.71%) SCCM
5 4 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (2.68%) Grafana
5 4 (2.68%) Graphite
5 4 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (2.01%) Nmap
7 2 (1.34%) Kibana
7 2 (1.34%) WSUS
8 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (22.15%) Symantec
2 30 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.44%) Intel Security
4 21 (14.09%) CheckPoint
5 20 (13.42%) Cisco
6 11 (7.38%) Sophos
7 10 (6.71%) Splunk
8 9 (6.04%) Cyber-Ark
8 9 (6.04%) LogRhythm
9 8 (5.37%) SolarWinds
10 7 (4.70%) Palo Alto
10 7 (4.70%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.36%) Citrix
11 5 (3.36%) Qualys
11 5 (3.36%) VMware
12 4 (2.68%) Apple
13 3 (2.01%) Forcepoint
13 3 (2.01%) Google
13 3 (2.01%) HP
13 3 (2.01%) Tripwire
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