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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 803 818 783
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 75 83 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.075% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.080% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 65 68 55
Average salary £57,500 £54,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.99% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.27% -15.45%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +13 31 £65,000 +12.55% 2
South East -2 26 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands - 6 - -
North West - 6 £57,500 -
West Midlands -10 3 £55,000 -2.65%
East of England +9 2 £52,500 -7.07% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
UK

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 97 (70.29%) Firewall
2 88 (63.77%) Cisco
3 69 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 66 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (44.20%) Network Security
6 55 (39.86%) CCNP
7 49 (35.51%) Juniper
8 46 (33.33%) WAN
9 45 (32.61%) LAN
10 41 (29.71%) VPN
10 41 (29.71%) Wireless
11 40 (28.99%) Windows
11 40 (28.99%) CISSP
12 28 (20.29%) CCIE
13 25 (18.12%) Fortinet
14 24 (17.39%) Finance
15 23 (16.67%) SIEM
16 21 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 21 (15.22%) Ethical Hacking
16 21 (15.22%) CCNA
17 20 (14.49%) HP
17 20 (14.49%) Penetration Testing
17 20 (14.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 19 (13.77%) PCI DSS
19 18 (13.04%) Degree
19 18 (13.04%) TCP/IP
19 18 (13.04%) Linux
19 18 (13.04%) Information Security
20 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
20 17 (12.32%) Wireless Security

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (8.70%) IIS
2 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) CloudStack
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 97 (70.29%) Firewall
2 61 (44.20%) Network Security
3 46 (33.33%) WAN
4 45 (32.61%) LAN
5 41 (29.71%) VPN
5 41 (29.71%) Wireless
6 18 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 17 (12.32%) Wireless Security
8 15 (10.87%) BGP
8 15 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (10.14%) VoIP
9 14 (10.14%) DNS
9 14 (10.14%) OSPF
10 12 (8.70%) SAN
10 12 (8.70%) VLAN
11 11 (7.97%) MPLS
12 10 (7.25%) SSL
12 10 (7.25%) RIP
12 10 (7.25%) VPLS
12 10 (7.25%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) MariaDB
2 4 (2.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (17.39%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Law
3 6 (4.35%) Retail
4 3 (2.17%) Marketing
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.45%) Games
5 2 (1.45%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Avionics
6 1 (0.72%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) SAML
1 4 (2.90%) OAuth
1 4 (2.90%) OpenID
1 4 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (2.17%) JSP
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 16 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.70%) Clustering
4 10 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.17%) RMADS
6 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.45%) Online Games
8 1 (0.72%) Social Network
8 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.99%) Windows
2 18 (13.04%) Linux
3 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.52%) UNIX
6 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.67%) SIEM
2 21 (15.22%) Ethical Hacking
3 20 (14.49%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (13.04%) Information Security
5 17 (12.32%) Security Hardening
6 15 (10.87%) Security Architecture
7 14 (10.14%) Change Management
8 12 (8.70%) Network Design
9 11 (7.97%) Cyber Security
9 11 (7.97%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.52%) Problem Management
10 9 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.07%) Security Management
11 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.07%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.35%) Cash Management
12 6 (4.35%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.35%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.62%) OWASP
14 4 (2.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.07%) Python
1 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.62%) Perl
3 4 (2.90%) C#
3 4 (2.90%) C++
3 4 (2.90%) R
4 3 (2.17%) SQL
5 2 (1.45%) Ruby
5 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.72%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (39.86%) CCNP
3 40 (28.99%) CISSP
4 28 (20.29%) CCIE
5 21 (15.22%) CCNA
6 18 (13.04%) Degree
7 16 (11.59%) CISM
7 16 (11.59%) CCSA
8 8 (5.80%) MCSE
8 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (5.07%) MCP
9 7 (5.07%) CCSE
10 5 (3.62%) CEH
10 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.90%) CRISC
12 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.17%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.45%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (13.77%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.35%) SLA
4 3 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.17%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.72%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.72%) ARP4754
System Software
1 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
1 14 (10.14%) Hyper-V
2 13 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.62%) SCCM
3 4 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.90%) StatsD
4 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Nessus
4 1 (0.72%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 88 (63.77%) Cisco
2 69 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 49 (35.51%) Juniper
4 25 (18.12%) Fortinet
5 20 (14.49%) HP
6 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
7 16 (11.59%) F5
8 14 (10.14%) VMware
8 14 (10.14%) Blue Coat
9 12 (8.70%) Dell
9 12 (8.70%) EMC
9 12 (8.70%) IBM
10 10 (7.25%) McAfee
11 6 (4.35%) Citrix
11 6 (4.35%) Rackspace
11 6 (4.35%) Aruba
12 5 (3.62%) Brocade
12 5 (3.62%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (3.62%) Lumension
12 5 (3.62%) Altiris
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