The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 380 464 492
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 700 569 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.56% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.58% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 588 464 436
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the England region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in England

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in England

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 Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +87 350 £55,000 - 32
South East +79 212 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South West +25 29 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East of England +32 27 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Yorkshire +1 25 £55,000 +29.41% 3
North West 0 23 £44,250 -15.71% 3
West Midlands -3 23 £46,250 -7.50% 3
East Midlands +1 5 - -
Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £27,500 - 1
Security Engineer
UK

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Security Engineer in the job title.

1 858 (58.85%) Firewall
2 774 (53.09%) Network Security
3 735 (50.41%) Cisco
4 512 (35.12%) Cisco Certification
5 484 (33.20%) CheckPoint
6 371 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
7 369 (25.31%) Windows
8 354 (24.28%) CCNP
9 342 (23.46%) VPN
10 329 (22.57%) Linux
11 318 (21.81%) Juniper
12 297 (20.37%) Palo Alto
13 287 (19.68%) F5
14 246 (16.87%) SIEM
14 246 (16.87%) WAN
15 236 (16.19%) LAN
15 236 (16.19%) CCNA
16 230 (15.78%) Information Security
17 209 (14.33%) Finance
18 202 (13.85%) TCP/IP
19 190 (13.03%) Cybersecurity
19 190 (13.03%) Security Cleared
20 170 (11.66%) CISSP
21 163 (11.18%) Degree
22 152 (10.43%) Microsoft
23 144 (9.88%) Unix
24 143 (9.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
25 142 (9.74%) Presales
26 138 (9.47%) Intrusion Detection
27 136 (9.33%) Penetration Testing

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 39 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 26 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (1.23%) IIS
4 14 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (0.69%) Apache
6 9 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.55%) Node.js
7 8 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.48%) IBM Domino
8 7 (0.48%) nginx
9 6 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.34%) JBoss
10 5 (0.34%) SAS
11 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.21%) CloudStack
13 2 (0.14%) Confluence
14 1 (0.069%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.069%) WildFly
Applications
1 80 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.69%) MS Office
3 7 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.069%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.069%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 94 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.92%) Office 365
4 19 (1.30%) SaaS
5 18 (1.23%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.62%) IaaS
7 8 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.069%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 858 (58.85%) Firewall
2 774 (53.09%) Network Security
3 371 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
4 342 (23.46%) VPN
5 246 (16.87%) WAN
6 236 (16.19%) LAN
7 202 (13.85%) TCP/IP
8 138 (9.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 125 (8.57%) MPLS
10 122 (8.37%) BGP
11 121 (8.30%) Wireless
12 120 (8.23%) DNS
13 109 (7.48%) OSPF
14 108 (7.41%) SSL
15 96 (6.58%) Cisco Nexus
16 82 (5.62%) Internet
17 79 (5.42%) Cisco PIX
18 78 (5.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 65 (4.46%) IPsec
20 59 (4.05%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.65%) Big Data
3 20 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.10%) MySQL
5 12 (0.82%) Data Mining
5 12 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 11 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.34%) GIS
9 4 (0.27%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.21%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.069%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.069%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (1.23%) Burp Suite
2 17 (1.17%) Metasploit
3 15 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.69%) sqlmap
5 9 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.55%) JIRA
6 8 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.34%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.069%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.069%) Maven
10 1 (0.069%) Subversion
10 1 (0.069%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 209 (14.33%) Finance
2 104 (7.13%) Telecoms
3 58 (3.98%) Banking
4 38 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 28 (1.92%) German Language
6 24 (1.65%) Retail
7 21 (1.44%) Law
8 20 (1.37%) French Language
9 19 (1.30%) Military
10 15 (1.03%) Electronics
10 15 (1.03%) Legal
11 11 (0.75%) Publishing
12 9 (0.62%) Games
13 8 (0.55%) Advertising
14 7 (0.48%) Back Office
14 7 (0.48%) Marketing
14 7 (0.48%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.74%) 802.1X
2 38 (2.61%) Web Services
3 23 (1.58%) SAML
4 21 (1.44%) .NET
5 16 (1.10%) HTML
6 12 (0.82%) Regular Expression
7 10 (0.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (0.69%) Middleware
7 10 (0.69%) STL
8 9 (0.62%) XML
9 8 (0.55%) Ajax
9 8 (0.55%) SOAP
10 7 (0.48%) OAuth
10 7 (0.48%) OpenID
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.48%) ZeroMQ
11 6 (0.41%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.41%) JSON
11 6 (0.41%) REST
11 6 (0.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 94 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 89 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 75 (5.14%) Computer Science
6 55 (3.77%) PKI
7 54 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
8 42 (2.88%) Security Operations Centre
9 34 (2.33%) Cryptography
10 23 (1.58%) CESG
10 23 (1.58%) Replication
11 19 (1.30%) Internet of Things
12 18 (1.23%) Blackberry
12 18 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
13 17 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.17%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.10%) Private Cloud
15 14 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
16 12 (0.82%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 369 (25.31%) Windows
2 329 (22.57%) Linux
3 144 (9.88%) Unix
4 112 (7.68%) Windows Server
5 74 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (3.22%) Solaris
7 40 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (2.61%) Windows 2000
9 32 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (1.58%) Android
11 16 (1.10%) Windows 8
12 15 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.03%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.82%) CentOS
14 8 (0.55%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.34%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.21%) Debian
17 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (16.87%) SIEM
2 230 (15.78%) Information Security
3 190 (13.03%) Cybersecurity
4 142 (9.74%) Presales
5 136 (9.33%) Penetration Testing
6 118 (8.09%) Security Operations
7 116 (7.96%) ITIL
8 90 (6.17%) Risk Management
9 87 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
10 86 (5.90%) Vulnerability Management
11 71 (4.87%) Security Architecture
11 71 (4.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 70 (4.80%) Load Balancing
13 65 (4.46%) Software Engineering
14 61 (4.18%) Network Management
14 61 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
15 59 (4.05%) Change Management
16 56 (3.84%) DDoS Mitigation
17 55 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 111 (7.61%) SQL
2 110 (7.54%) Python
3 88 (6.04%) C
4 86 (5.90%) Java
5 70 (4.80%) Perl
6 66 (4.53%) C++
7 51 (3.50%) Ruby
8 47 (3.22%) C#
9 31 (2.13%) JavaScript
10 29 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.58%) PHP
12 20 (1.37%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.34%) SAS Macro
14 5 (0.34%) VBScript
15 4 (0.27%) ABAP
15 4 (0.27%) R
15 4 (0.27%) Scala
16 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 512 (35.12%) Cisco Certification
2 354 (24.28%) CCNP
3 236 (16.19%) CCNA
4 190 (13.03%) Security Cleared
5 170 (11.66%) CISSP
6 163 (11.18%) Degree
7 134 (9.19%) CCIE
7 134 (9.19%) SC Cleared
8 120 (8.23%) CCSE
9 82 (5.62%) CCSA
10 70 (4.80%) CISM
11 63 (4.32%) CEH
12 56 (3.84%) CCSP
13 47 (3.22%) SSCP
14 40 (2.74%) GIAC
15 37 (2.54%) SANS
16 34 (2.33%) DV Cleared
17 29 (1.99%) CISA
18 25 (1.71%) CCIP
19 24 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (9.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 72 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 57 (3.91%) SLA
4 18 (1.23%) COBIT
5 15 (1.03%) FISMA
6 14 (0.96%) QA
6 14 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.55%) GPG13
7 8 (0.55%) RMADS
8 4 (0.27%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.21%) FIPS 140-2
10 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.069%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.069%) SAS 70
System Software
1 135 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 70 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.26%) vSphere
4 27 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.58%) XenApp
6 9 (0.62%) NFS
6 9 (0.62%) ProxySG
6 9 (0.62%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.55%) Firmware
8 7 (0.48%) Varnish
9 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.21%) KVM
10 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.069%) Docker
11 1 (0.069%) GPFS
11 1 (0.069%) LXC
11 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.069%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (3.50%) McAfee ePO
2 35 (2.40%) Nessus
3 34 (2.33%) Puppet
4 31 (2.13%) FortiGate
5 23 (1.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 22 (1.51%) Ansible
6 22 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (1.37%) Nmap
8 17 (1.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 16 (1.10%) SCCM
10 15 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
11 14 (0.96%) QRadar
12 12 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
13 9 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.48%) RSA Archer
14 7 (0.48%) RSA Security Analytics
15 6 (0.41%) Nagios
15 6 (0.41%) SCOM
15 6 (0.41%) SELinux
16 5 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 735 (50.41%) Cisco
2 484 (33.20%) CheckPoint
3 318 (21.81%) Juniper
4 297 (20.37%) Palo Alto
5 287 (19.68%) F5
6 152 (10.43%) Microsoft
7 124 (8.50%) Intel Security
8 109 (7.48%) VMware
9 104 (7.13%) HP
10 101 (6.93%) Blue Coat
11 88 (6.04%) Riverbed
12 85 (5.83%) SolarWinds
13 76 (5.21%) ArcSight
14 67 (4.60%) Qualys
15 66 (4.53%) Fortinet
16 53 (3.64%) Citrix
16 53 (3.64%) Meraki
16 53 (3.64%) Sourcefire
17 47 (3.22%) Forcepoint
17 47 (3.22%) Splunk
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 70000 + shift allowance + car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000 + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, shift allowance.
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £46 - £45000 per annum
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