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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 765 822 798
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 85 81 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.073% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.078% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 71 57 38
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,600 £65,225
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+20.21% -1.61%
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +36 41 £65,000 +16.07% 3
South East -6 24 £55,000 +29.41%
North West - 9 £57,500 -
East Midlands - 8 £38,500 - 1
West Midlands -2 3 £55,000 -2.65%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
UK

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 89 (69.53%) Firewall
2 82 (64.06%) Cisco
3 62 (48.44%) CheckPoint
4 56 (43.75%) Network Security
5 55 (42.97%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (35.16%) CCNP
7 40 (31.25%) Windows
8 38 (29.69%) CISSP
8 38 (29.69%) Juniper
9 37 (28.91%) LAN
9 37 (28.91%) WAN
10 36 (28.13%) VPN
11 33 (25.78%) Wireless
12 24 (18.75%) CCIE
13 23 (17.97%) Finance
13 23 (17.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 23 (17.97%) SIEM
14 22 (17.19%) Linux
15 20 (15.63%) TCP/IP
15 20 (15.63%) PCI DSS
16 19 (14.84%) F5
16 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
16 19 (14.84%) VMware
17 18 (14.06%) DNS
17 18 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (13.28%) Fortinet
18 17 (13.28%) MS Excel
18 17 (13.28%) BGP

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 13 (10.16%) IIS
2 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) CloudStack
Applications
1 17 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (69.53%) Firewall
2 56 (43.75%) Network Security
3 37 (28.91%) LAN
3 37 (28.91%) WAN
4 36 (28.13%) VPN
5 33 (25.78%) Wireless
6 20 (15.63%) TCP/IP
7 18 (14.06%) DNS
7 18 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (13.28%) BGP
9 16 (12.50%) OSPF
10 14 (10.94%) SAN
10 14 (10.94%) VoIP
11 13 (10.16%) EIGRP
12 12 (9.38%) Wireless Security
13 11 (8.59%) VLAN
14 10 (7.81%) VRRP
14 10 (7.81%) RIP
14 10 (7.81%) MPLS
14 10 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) MariaDB
2 4 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (17.97%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Retail
3 6 (4.69%) Law
4 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.56%) Games
5 2 (1.56%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Avionics
6 1 (0.78%) Military
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) SAML
1 4 (3.13%) OAuth
1 4 (3.13%) OpenID
1 4 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) JSP
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (10.16%) Clustering
3 9 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.56%) Online Games
7 1 (0.78%) RMADS
7 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.78%) Social Network
7 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Physics
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.25%) Windows
2 22 (17.19%) Linux
3 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (10.16%) UNIX
5 5 (3.91%) Windows 2000
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.97%) SIEM
2 16 (12.50%) Change Management
3 15 (11.72%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (10.94%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (10.94%) Information Security
4 14 (10.94%) Mentoring
5 13 (10.16%) Cyber Security
5 13 (10.16%) DDoS Mitigation
6 12 (9.38%) Security Hardening
6 12 (9.38%) Network Design
7 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.59%) Security Architecture
8 8 (6.25%) Security Management
8 8 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 7 (5.47%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.69%) OWASP
10 6 (4.69%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.03%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.25%) Python
3 7 (5.47%) SQL
4 6 (4.69%) Perl
5 5 (3.91%) C++
6 4 (3.13%) C#
6 4 (3.13%) R
7 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) PHP
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (42.97%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (35.16%) CCNP
3 38 (29.69%) CISSP
4 24 (18.75%) CCIE
5 16 (12.50%) Degree
6 15 (11.72%) CISM
7 13 (10.16%) CCNA
8 11 (8.59%) CCSA
9 9 (7.03%) CCSE
10 8 (6.25%) MCSE
10 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (5.47%) MCP
12 4 (3.13%) CEH
12 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
13 3 (2.34%) DV Cleared
14 2 (1.56%) CISA
14 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.56%) JNCIA
14 2 (1.56%) JNCIS
14 2 (1.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.47%) SLA
4 5 (3.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.56%) COBIT
6 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.78%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.78%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.78%) FISMA
System Software
1 17 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.94%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.16%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.34%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.69%) SCCM
3 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.13%) StatsD
4 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.78%) Nessus
4 1 (0.78%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 82 (64.06%) Cisco
2 62 (48.44%) CheckPoint
3 38 (29.69%) Juniper
4 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.84%) VMware
4 19 (14.84%) F5
5 17 (13.28%) Fortinet
6 15 (11.72%) Blue Coat
6 15 (11.72%) HP
7 13 (10.16%) Dell
7 13 (10.16%) EMC
7 13 (10.16%) IBM
8 7 (5.47%) McAfee
9 6 (4.69%) Sourcefire
9 6 (4.69%) Altiris
9 6 (4.69%) Aruba
9 6 (4.69%) Rackspace
10 5 (3.91%) Lumension
10 5 (3.91%) Crossbeam
11 4 (3.13%) IronPort
City, London
HP Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago