The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 788 817 796
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 49 36 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.037% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.039% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 40
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,650 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 23 £61,000 +1.66% 6
South East -20 18 £65,000 +36.84% 1
South West - 5 £57,500 -
East Midlands +14 3 £38,500 -9.41% 1
West Midlands -8 2 £50,250 -2.42%
North West - 2 - - 1
Senior Security Engineer
UK

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Engineer in their job title.

1 69 (64.49%) Firewall
2 66 (61.68%) Cisco
3 54 (50.47%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (50.47%) CheckPoint
4 45 (42.06%) Network Security
5 39 (36.45%) CCNP
6 32 (29.91%) Juniper
7 28 (26.17%) VPN
8 27 (25.23%) F5
9 22 (20.56%) Windows
10 21 (19.63%) UNIX
10 21 (19.63%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (18.69%) SIEM
12 19 (17.76%) DNS
12 19 (17.76%) Information Security
13 18 (16.82%) VMware
13 18 (16.82%) SSL
13 18 (16.82%) CCIE
14 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
14 17 (15.89%) WAN
14 17 (15.89%) Cisco CUCM
14 17 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (14.95%) Linux
15 16 (14.95%) LAN
16 15 (14.02%) CISSP
16 15 (14.02%) Security Management
16 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 15 (14.02%) Degree
16 15 (14.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 14 (13.08%) Blue Coat

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.61%) IIS
2 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (64.49%) Firewall
2 45 (42.06%) Network Security
3 28 (26.17%) VPN
4 21 (19.63%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (17.76%) DNS
6 18 (16.82%) SSL
7 17 (15.89%) WAN
8 16 (14.95%) LAN
9 15 (14.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 14 (13.08%) OSPF
11 12 (11.21%) Wireless
11 12 (11.21%) BGP
11 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
12 10 (9.35%) MPLS
12 10 (9.35%) EIGRP
12 10 (9.35%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (8.41%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (8.41%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (7.48%) VoIP
14 8 (7.48%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
1 13 (12.15%) Retail
2 3 (2.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) SAML
1 4 (3.74%) REST
1 4 (3.74%) OAuth
2 2 (1.87%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.48%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.67%) Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.87%) SecurID
6 1 (0.93%) Blog
6 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 21 (19.63%) UNIX
3 16 (14.95%) Linux
4 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.74%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.74%) Solaris
6 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) SIEM
2 19 (17.76%) Information Security
3 15 (14.02%) Security Management
4 13 (12.15%) ITIL
4 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
5 9 (8.41%) Load Balancing
5 9 (8.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (8.41%) Information Security Management
6 8 (7.48%) Data Protection
6 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.54%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (5.61%) Change Management
8 6 (5.61%) Migration
9 5 (4.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (4.67%) Network Design
9 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.67%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) SQL
2 7 (6.54%) Java
2 7 (6.54%) Python
3 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.74%) C++
5 3 (2.80%) C
5 3 (2.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (50.47%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (36.45%) CCNP
3 18 (16.82%) CCIE
4 15 (14.02%) CISSP
4 15 (14.02%) Degree
5 12 (11.21%) CCSA
6 10 (9.35%) CCSE
7 9 (8.41%) CCDP
8 5 (4.67%) ISSAP
8 5 (4.67%) ISSMP
8 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.67%) CCSP
8 5 (4.67%) CISM
9 4 (3.74%) CCNA
10 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.80%) GIAC
11 2 (1.87%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.21%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.54%) COBIT
4 6 (5.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (4.67%) SLA
6 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.54%) ISA Server
3 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.87%) MetaFrame
5 2 (1.87%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.61%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.67%) SCCM
4 1 (0.93%) Nessus
4 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 66 (61.68%) Cisco
2 54 (50.47%) CheckPoint
3 32 (29.91%) Juniper
4 27 (25.23%) F5
5 18 (16.82%) VMware
6 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.08%) Blue Coat
8 10 (9.35%) SolarWinds
8 10 (9.35%) Fortinet
9 9 (8.41%) McAfee
10 8 (7.48%) Aruba
11 7 (6.54%) IronPort
12 6 (5.61%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (5.61%) Sourcefire
13 4 (3.74%) ServiceNow
13 4 (3.74%) Websense
13 4 (3.74%) Citrix
13 4 (3.74%) Lumension
13 4 (3.74%) Crossbeam
14 3 (2.80%) Altiris
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