The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 804 871 867
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 100 68 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.066% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.069% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 80 59 84
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,050 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
Senior 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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £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% -

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 +38 35 £65,000 +4.83% 1
South East +28 34 £53,000 -3.63% 2
West Midlands - 12 £46,000 - 1
Yorkshire +43 9 £50,000 +15.60%
North West +22 3 £42,500 - 1
South West - 3 £62,500 -
East of England +19 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 138 (62.73%) Network Security
2 121 (55.00%) Firewall
3 113 (51.36%) Cisco
4 76 (34.55%) CheckPoint
4 76 (34.55%) Windows
5 65 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
6 57 (25.91%) Linux
7 46 (20.91%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (20.45%) F5
8 45 (20.45%) Palo Alto
9 41 (18.64%) Juniper
10 39 (17.73%) VPN
10 39 (17.73%) Intel Security
11 38 (17.27%) CISSP
11 38 (17.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 37 (16.82%) CCSE
12 37 (16.82%) Information Security
13 33 (15.00%) CCNP
13 33 (15.00%) Degree
14 28 (12.73%) Cisco PIX
14 28 (12.73%) Microsoft
14 28 (12.73%) Unix
14 28 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (12.27%) SIEM
16 26 (11.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 26 (11.82%) LAN
17 23 (10.45%) Windows Server
18 22 (10.00%) VMware
18 22 (10.00%) Management Information System
19 21 (9.55%) OSPF

Senior 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 4 (1.82%) JBoss
1 4 (1.82%) WebLogic
1 4 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.91%) IIS
3 2 (0.91%) nginx
4 1 (0.45%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.73%) MS Office
2 5 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 138 (62.73%) Network Security
2 121 (55.00%) Firewall
3 65 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (17.73%) VPN
5 28 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 28 (12.73%) Cisco PIX
6 26 (11.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 26 (11.82%) LAN
7 21 (9.55%) BGP
7 21 (9.55%) OSPF
7 21 (9.55%) TCP/IP
8 20 (9.09%) WAN
9 19 (8.64%) HTTP
10 18 (8.18%) SSL
11 17 (7.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 15 (6.82%) MPLS
12 15 (6.82%) Wireless
13 12 (5.45%) Cisco ISE
14 11 (5.00%) EIGRP
15 9 (4.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Burp Suite
2 5 (2.27%) sqlmap
3 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.91%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (6.36%) Finance
2 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.36%) Legal
4 2 (0.91%) Automotive
4 2 (0.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) .NET
1 5 (2.27%) Ajax
1 5 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 5 (2.27%) HTML
1 5 (2.27%) HTML5
2 4 (1.82%) SAML
2 4 (1.82%) Web Services
3 3 (1.36%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.91%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
6 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.82%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.36%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.91%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.91%) iPad
9 2 (0.91%) PKI
9 2 (0.91%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.45%) CESG
10 1 (0.45%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 76 (34.55%) Windows
2 57 (25.91%) Linux
3 28 (12.73%) Unix
4 23 (10.45%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.73%) CentOS
6 5 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.82%) Android
7 4 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.82%) SUSE
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.45%) MVS
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.82%) Information Security
2 27 (12.27%) SIEM
3 20 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 20 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 20 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 19 (8.64%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (8.18%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (7.73%) Change Control
6 17 (7.73%) Network Management
6 17 (7.73%) Risk Management
7 16 (7.27%) Change Management
8 14 (6.36%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (5.91%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (4.55%) Network Architecture
11 10 (4.55%) Presales
11 10 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.73%) Java
2 14 (6.36%) SQL
3 7 (3.18%) C++
4 5 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.27%) PHP
4 5 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (0.91%) C
5 2 (0.91%) C#
5 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (20.91%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (17.27%) CISSP
3 37 (16.82%) CCSE
4 33 (15.00%) CCNP
4 33 (15.00%) Degree
5 20 (9.09%) CCSA
6 11 (5.00%) CCNA
6 11 (5.00%) CEH
7 9 (4.09%) CISM
7 9 (4.09%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.64%) CISA
9 7 (3.18%) CCIE
10 6 (2.73%) CLAS
11 5 (2.27%) SANS
12 4 (1.82%) GIAC
12 4 (1.82%) GSEC
12 4 (1.82%) RHCE
12 4 (1.82%) RHCSA
12 4 (1.82%) SSCP
13 3 (1.36%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (17.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.00%) SLA
3 5 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) GPG13
4 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.45%) RMADS
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.91%) Snort
4 2 (0.91%) Varnish
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (8.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (4.09%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (4.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (2.27%) Ansible
3 5 (2.27%) OpenVAS
3 5 (2.27%) Puppet
3 5 (2.27%) SCCM
4 4 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.82%) Nessus
5 3 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.36%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.91%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.45%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.45%) QRadar
7 1 (0.45%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.45%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 113 (51.36%) Cisco
2 76 (34.55%) CheckPoint
3 45 (20.45%) F5
3 45 (20.45%) Palo Alto
4 41 (18.64%) Juniper
5 39 (17.73%) Intel Security
6 28 (12.73%) Microsoft
7 22 (10.00%) VMware
8 19 (8.64%) Symantec
9 18 (8.18%) Fortinet
10 15 (6.82%) SolarWinds
11 14 (6.36%) HP
12 13 (5.91%) Qualys
13 10 (4.55%) Red Hat
14 8 (3.64%) AlgoSec
14 8 (3.64%) Sophos
14 8 (3.64%) Splunk
15 7 (3.18%) Riverbed
16 6 (2.73%) ArcSight
16 6 (2.73%) Citrix
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