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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 375 466 495
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 750 576 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 623 462 419
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 £37,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 5 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 5 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 +96 384 £55,000 - 30
South East +68 214 £50,000 +11.11% 17
East of England +12 35 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South West +22 32 £53,250 +18.33% 1
Yorkshire +8 30 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands -6 21 £45,750 -16.81%
North West -18 20 £43,500 -13.00% 2
East Midlands +11 9 £67,500 +17.39%
Midlands - 2 £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 5 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.

1 843 (58.18%) Firewall
2 751 (51.83%) Network Security
3 707 (48.79%) Cisco
4 507 (34.99%) Cisco Certification
5 467 (32.23%) CheckPoint
6 377 (26.02%) Windows
7 344 (23.74%) CCNP
8 343 (23.67%) Cisco ASA
9 342 (23.60%) Linux
10 318 (21.95%) VPN
11 313 (21.60%) Juniper
12 295 (20.36%) Palo Alto
13 283 (19.53%) F5
14 250 (17.25%) Information Security
15 249 (17.18%) WAN
16 242 (16.70%) SIEM
17 233 (16.08%) LAN
18 231 (15.94%) CCNA
19 223 (15.39%) TCP/IP
20 215 (14.84%) Finance
21 192 (13.25%) Security Cleared
22 188 (12.97%) Cybersecurity
23 177 (12.22%) CISSP
24 173 (11.94%) Degree
25 152 (10.49%) Unix
26 148 (10.21%) Microsoft
27 146 (10.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
28 141 (9.73%) CCIE
29 139 (9.59%) Penetration Testing
29 139 (9.59%) Presales

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 37 (2.55%) MS Exchange
2 23 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (1.24%) IIS
4 15 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (0.62%) Apache
6 9 (0.62%) Node.js
6 9 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.48%) IBM Domino
8 7 (0.48%) nginx
9 5 (0.35%) SAS
10 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.28%) JBoss
11 3 (0.21%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.21%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.069%) Confluence
12 1 (0.069%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.069%) WebSphere
Applications
1 73 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.76%) MS Office
3 5 (0.35%) 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 88 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.73%) Office 365
4 18 (1.24%) Mimecast
4 18 (1.24%) SaaS
5 9 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.55%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
8 1 (0.069%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 843 (58.18%) Firewall
2 751 (51.83%) Network Security
3 343 (23.67%) Cisco ASA
4 318 (21.95%) VPN
5 249 (17.18%) WAN
6 233 (16.08%) LAN
7 223 (15.39%) TCP/IP
8 131 (9.04%) MPLS
9 129 (8.90%) BGP
10 124 (8.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 116 (8.01%) DNS
12 113 (7.80%) OSPF
13 109 (7.52%) Wireless
14 98 (6.76%) Cisco Nexus
14 98 (6.76%) SSL
15 78 (5.38%) Cisco PIX
16 76 (5.24%) Internet
17 69 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 61 (4.21%) IPsec
19 51 (3.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.93%) Big Data
3 19 (1.31%) Relational Database
4 18 (1.24%) MySQL
5 12 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 10 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 9 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.35%) GIS
10 4 (0.28%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.21%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.069%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.069%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.069%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (1.24%) Burp Suite
2 17 (1.17%) Metasploit
3 15 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.83%) sqlmap
5 9 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.48%) JIRA
6 7 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.35%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.069%) Maven
9 1 (0.069%) Subversion
General
1 215 (14.84%) Finance
2 106 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 60 (4.14%) Banking
4 44 (3.04%) Manufacturing
5 30 (2.07%) German Language
6 23 (1.59%) Retail
7 21 (1.45%) French Language
7 21 (1.45%) Military
8 20 (1.38%) Law
9 19 (1.31%) Electronics
10 14 (0.97%) Legal
11 11 (0.76%) Publishing
12 10 (0.69%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.62%) Games
14 8 (0.55%) Advertising
15 7 (0.48%) Marketing
16 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.41%) Back Office
17 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.48%) Web Services
2 34 (2.35%) 802.1X
3 24 (1.66%) .NET
4 23 (1.59%) SAML
5 14 (0.97%) HTML
6 10 (0.69%) Regular Expression
7 9 (0.62%) Middleware
7 9 (0.62%) XML
8 8 (0.55%) Ajax
8 8 (0.55%) SOAP
9 7 (0.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 7 (0.48%) OAuth
9 7 (0.48%) OpenID
9 7 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (0.48%) STL
10 6 (0.41%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.41%) JSON
10 6 (0.41%) REST
10 6 (0.41%) XHTML
11 5 (0.35%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 99 (6.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 96 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 86 (5.94%) Management Information System
5 83 (5.73%) Computer Science
6 47 (3.24%) PKI
6 47 (3.24%) RSA SecurID
7 38 (2.62%) Security Operations Centre
8 37 (2.55%) Cryptography
9 24 (1.66%) CESG
10 20 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
10 20 (1.38%) Replication
11 18 (1.24%) Private Cloud
12 16 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.10%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.97%) Blackberry
13 14 (0.97%) Internet of Things
14 13 (0.90%) Driving Licence
15 11 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
15 11 (0.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 377 (26.02%) Windows
2 342 (23.60%) Linux
3 152 (10.49%) Unix
4 112 (7.73%) Windows Server
5 80 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (3.52%) Solaris
7 46 (3.17%) Windows 2000
8 45 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (1.38%) Android
11 17 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (1.10%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.97%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.90%) CentOS
15 12 (0.83%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.48%) Debian
16 7 (0.48%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.48%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.41%) Fedora
18 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (17.25%) Information Security
2 242 (16.70%) SIEM
3 188 (12.97%) Cybersecurity
4 139 (9.59%) Penetration Testing
4 139 (9.59%) Presales
5 122 (8.42%) ITIL
6 119 (8.21%) Security Operations
7 106 (7.32%) Risk Management
8 92 (6.35%) Vulnerability Management
9 90 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (5.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 77 (5.31%) Kalman Filter
12 74 (5.11%) Load Balancing
13 68 (4.69%) Security Architecture
14 63 (4.35%) Software Engineering
15 58 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
16 55 (3.80%) Network Management
17 53 (3.66%) DDoS Mitigation
17 53 (3.66%) Mentoring
18 50 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (8.01%) SQL
2 108 (7.45%) Python
3 88 (6.07%) C
4 84 (5.80%) Java
5 70 (4.83%) Perl
6 68 (4.69%) C++
7 50 (3.45%) C#
8 49 (3.38%) Ruby
9 29 (2.00%) JavaScript
10 28 (1.93%) PowerShell
11 21 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 21 (1.45%) PHP
12 6 (0.41%) VBScript
13 5 (0.35%) SAS Macro
14 4 (0.28%) ABAP
14 4 (0.28%) Scala
14 4 (0.28%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.21%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 507 (34.99%) Cisco Certification
2 344 (23.74%) CCNP
3 231 (15.94%) CCNA
4 192 (13.25%) Security Cleared
5 177 (12.22%) CISSP
6 173 (11.94%) Degree
7 141 (9.73%) CCIE
8 135 (9.32%) SC Cleared
9 119 (8.21%) CCSE
10 86 (5.94%) CCSA
11 77 (5.31%) CISM
12 65 (4.49%) CEH
13 55 (3.80%) CCSP
14 42 (2.90%) SSCP
15 41 (2.83%) DV Cleared
16 40 (2.76%) GIAC
17 39 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 36 (2.48%) SANS
19 30 (2.07%) MCSE
20 29 (2.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (10.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (5.66%) PCI DSS
3 52 (3.59%) SLA
4 17 (1.17%) COBIT
5 16 (1.10%) QA
6 14 (0.97%) FISMA
7 13 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.76%) RMADS
9 8 (0.55%) GPG13
10 6 (0.41%) FIPS 140-2
11 4 (0.28%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.069%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.069%) SAS 70
System Software
1 134 (9.25%) Active Directory
2 73 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.35%) vSphere
4 24 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.59%) XenApp
6 11 (0.76%) ProxySG
7 10 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.62%) Firmware
8 9 (0.62%) NFS
9 7 (0.48%) Varnish
10 4 (0.28%) LXC
10 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.28%) Xen
11 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.21%) KVM
12 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.069%) Docker
13 1 (0.069%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 56 (3.86%) McAfee ePO
2 38 (2.62%) Nessus
3 32 (2.21%) Puppet
4 24 (1.66%) FortiGate
5 20 (1.38%) Ansible
5 20 (1.38%) Nmap
6 19 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (1.24%) SCCM
8 15 (1.04%) QRadar
9 13 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (0.62%) RSA Archer
11 8 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.55%) RSA Security Analytics
11 8 (0.55%) SCOM
12 6 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
12 6 (0.41%) SELinux
13 5 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (0.35%) OpenVAS
13 5 (0.35%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 707 (48.79%) Cisco
2 467 (32.23%) CheckPoint
3 313 (21.60%) Juniper
4 295 (20.36%) Palo Alto
5 283 (19.53%) F5
6 148 (10.21%) Microsoft
7 130 (8.97%) Intel Security
8 117 (8.07%) VMware
9 109 (7.52%) Blue Coat
10 102 (7.04%) HP
11 80 (5.52%) SolarWinds
12 75 (5.18%) Riverbed
13 73 (5.04%) ArcSight
14 61 (4.21%) Sourcefire
15 59 (4.07%) Qualys
16 58 (4.00%) Fortinet
17 54 (3.73%) Citrix
18 51 (3.52%) Meraki
19 47 (3.24%) Forcepoint
19 47 (3.24%) Splunk
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus scheme, private medical insura
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent benefits on top
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Awsome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic benefits and prospects
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £4,800
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago