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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 795 886 917
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 92 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.054% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.056% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 91 39 57
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,700 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +24.13%
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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
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 £27,000
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +75 43 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South East +46 28 £47,500 +72.72% 2
West Midlands - 9 £46,000 -
North West +21 8 £52,500 +5.00%
East of England +28 1 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands +5 1 £35,500 -8.97%
North East - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
IT Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 117 (69.23%) Firewall
2 89 (52.66%) Windows
3 70 (41.42%) Active Directory
4 62 (36.69%) Network Security
5 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
6 49 (28.99%) Cisco
7 47 (27.81%) CISSP
8 43 (25.44%) MS Excel
9 42 (24.85%) Linux
10 41 (24.26%) VPN
11 38 (22.49%) WAN
12 37 (21.89%) LAN
13 35 (20.71%) DNS
14 34 (20.12%) SIEM
14 34 (20.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 33 (19.53%) Information Security
15 33 (19.53%) CheckPoint
15 33 (19.53%) Windows Server
16 31 (18.34%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (16.57%) DHCP
17 28 (16.57%) Security Cleared
17 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2012
18 27 (15.98%) SC Cleared
18 27 (15.98%) Finance
19 26 (15.38%) MS Exchange
19 26 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
20 25 (14.79%) TCP/IP
21 24 (14.20%) VMware
21 24 (14.20%) Cybersecurity

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 26 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 26 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (8.28%) IIS
3 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.96%) IBM Domino
5 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (0.59%) nginx
7 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (25.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.59%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.88%) Office 365
2 14 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.51%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.78%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (69.23%) Firewall
2 62 (36.69%) Network Security
3 41 (24.26%) VPN
4 38 (22.49%) WAN
5 37 (21.89%) LAN
6 35 (20.71%) DNS
7 28 (16.57%) DHCP
8 25 (14.79%) TCP/IP
9 18 (10.65%) VLAN
10 16 (9.47%) VoIP
11 12 (7.10%) MPLS
12 11 (6.51%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (6.51%) SAN
13 10 (5.92%) Wireshark
14 8 (4.73%) HTTP
14 8 (4.73%) IPv4
15 7 (4.14%) Cisco ISE
15 7 (4.14%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (3.55%) IPv6
16 6 (3.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.55%) Big Data
3 5 (2.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.59%) MySQL
General
1 27 (15.98%) Finance
2 4 (2.37%) Marketing
3 3 (1.78%) Games
3 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (1.78%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.18%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.18%) Middleware
3 2 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.28%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.28%) Replication
3 10 (5.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.14%) RSA SecurID
6 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.37%) PKI
7 4 (2.37%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.78%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.78%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.78%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.18%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 89 (52.66%) Windows
2 42 (24.85%) Linux
3 33 (19.53%) Windows Server
4 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (8.28%) Windows 8
5 14 (8.28%) Windows XP
6 10 (5.92%) Unix
7 3 (1.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.59%) Solaris
8 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.12%) SIEM
2 33 (19.53%) Information Security
3 24 (14.20%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (11.83%) Presales
4 20 (11.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 19 (11.24%) Security Operations
6 16 (9.47%) Network Architecture
6 16 (9.47%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (9.47%) Vulnerability Management
7 15 (8.88%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (8.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 14 (8.28%) ITIL
9 11 (6.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (5.92%) Network Design
11 9 (5.33%) Attack Monitoring
11 9 (5.33%) Change Management
11 9 (5.33%) Data Protection
11 9 (5.33%) ITIL V3
11 9 (5.33%) Network Management
11 9 (5.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.28%) SQL
2 6 (3.55%) C
3 5 (2.96%) Perl
3 5 (2.96%) Python
4 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.18%) PHP
6 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (27.81%) CISSP
2 31 (18.34%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (16.57%) Security Cleared
4 27 (15.98%) SC Cleared
5 21 (12.43%) Degree
6 19 (11.24%) CCNP
7 17 (10.06%) CCNA
8 13 (7.69%) CEH
9 12 (7.10%) CCSP
10 11 (6.51%) CISA
10 11 (6.51%) DV Cleared
11 9 (5.33%) CCSA
11 9 (5.33%) CCSE
12 7 (4.14%) GSEC
12 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (3.55%) CISM
13 6 (3.55%) MCSE
13 6 (3.55%) SANS
14 5 (2.96%) CCIE
14 5 (2.96%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (13.02%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (4.73%) SLA
4 3 (1.78%) GPG13
5 2 (1.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.59%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 70 (41.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.10%) vSphere
4 9 (5.33%) XenApp
5 5 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.96%) NFS
5 5 (2.96%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (8.88%) Nessus
2 11 (6.51%) SCCM
3 10 (5.92%) Nmap
4 8 (4.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.37%) SCOM
7 3 (1.78%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.18%) QRadar
8 2 (1.18%) yum
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.59%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.59%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 49 (28.99%) Cisco
3 33 (19.53%) CheckPoint
4 24 (14.20%) VMware
5 15 (8.88%) Citrix
6 14 (8.28%) F5
7 13 (7.69%) LogRhythm
8 12 (7.10%) Barracuda Networks
8 12 (7.10%) CA
8 12 (7.10%) Stonesoft
9 10 (5.92%) Dell
9 10 (5.92%) Forcepoint
9 10 (5.92%) HP
9 10 (5.92%) Palo Alto
9 10 (5.92%) Radware
9 10 (5.92%) SonicWALL
9 10 (5.92%) Tripwire
10 8 (4.73%) Symantec
11 7 (4.14%) ArcSight
12 6 (3.55%) Sophos
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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