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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
UK / England
Rank 733 815 863
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 107 92 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.100% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 68 76 32
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £46,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%

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
75994 89200 93687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.42% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63619 75641 78452
Median salary £47,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +78 52 £58,000 +16.00% 4
South East +84 44 £55,000 -10.20%
West Midlands +4 7 £50,000 +28.20%
East of England +22 1 £45,000 -40.00%
Yorkshire +6 1 £37,404 -25.19% 1
East Midlands +6 1 £77,500 +14.81%
South West -9 1 - -
Senior Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 153 (71.16%) Firewall
2 129 (60.00%) Network Security
3 123 (57.21%) Cisco
4 90 (41.86%) CheckPoint
5 75 (34.88%) Palo Alto
6 70 (32.56%) Windows
7 65 (30.23%) VPN
8 62 (28.84%) Information Security
9 61 (28.37%) Cisco Certification
10 57 (26.51%) Linux
11 54 (25.12%) Juniper
11 54 (25.12%) Kalman Filter
12 53 (24.65%) F5
13 48 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (21.40%) CCNP
15 38 (17.67%) SLA
16 36 (16.74%) Microsoft
17 35 (16.28%) TCP/IP
18 34 (15.81%) Security Operations
19 33 (15.35%) Blue Coat
20 32 (14.88%) Fortinet
20 32 (14.88%) Risk Management
21 31 (14.42%) SIEM
22 30 (13.95%) Sourcefire
23 28 (13.02%) CCSE
23 28 (13.02%) Finance
23 28 (13.02%) Unix
24 27 (12.56%) Cybersecurity
25 26 (12.09%) Security Operations Centre
25 26 (12.09%) Management Information System

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 7 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.40%) Apache
3 3 (1.40%) IIS
3 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.05%) MS Office
2 13 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (6.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 153 (71.16%) Firewall
2 129 (60.00%) Network Security
3 65 (30.23%) VPN
4 48 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (16.28%) TCP/IP
6 25 (11.63%) Cisco ISE
6 25 (11.63%) Internet
7 24 (11.16%) BGP
7 24 (11.16%) OSPF
8 18 (8.37%) LAN
9 16 (7.44%) Cisco PIX
10 15 (6.98%) HTTP
11 14 (6.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (6.05%) MPLS
13 12 (5.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (5.58%) VPLS
14 11 (5.12%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (5.12%) SSL
14 11 (5.12%) WAN
15 9 (4.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Burp Suite
General
1 28 (13.02%) Finance
2 15 (6.98%) Banking
3 8 (3.72%) Games
4 7 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.79%) Marketing
5 6 (2.79%) Retail
6 5 (2.33%) Publishing
7 3 (1.40%) Law
7 3 (1.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.26%) Web Services
2 4 (1.86%) ELK Stack
2 4 (1.86%) Regular Expression
2 4 (1.86%) SailPoint
2 4 (1.86%) XML
3 3 (1.40%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.09%) Management Information System
1 26 (12.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 15 (6.98%) RSA SecurID
3 14 (6.51%) Virtual Team
4 12 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.58%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.86%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.40%) PKI
9 2 (0.93%) Physics
9 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.47%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 70 (32.56%) Windows
2 57 (26.51%) Linux
3 28 (13.02%) Unix
4 25 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.05%) Solaris
6 13 (6.05%) Windows 2000
6 13 (6.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.40%) CentOS
8 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) MVS
9 1 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.84%) Information Security
2 54 (25.12%) Kalman Filter
3 34 (15.81%) Security Operations
4 32 (14.88%) Risk Management
5 31 (14.42%) SIEM
6 27 (12.56%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 24 (11.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 19 (8.84%) ITIL
9 19 (8.84%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (8.37%) Change Management
11 16 (7.44%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (6.98%) Coaching
12 15 (6.98%) Network Management
12 15 (6.98%) Security Architecture
12 15 (6.98%) Security Management
13 14 (6.51%) Change Control
13 14 (6.51%) Identity Management
14 13 (6.05%) Content Management
15 12 (5.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.51%) Python
2 13 (6.05%) SQL
3 7 (3.26%) C#
4 6 (2.79%) Java
5 5 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.86%) BeanShell
7 3 (1.40%) C++
8 2 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 61 (28.37%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (21.40%) CCNP
3 28 (13.02%) CCSE
4 22 (10.23%) Degree
5 18 (8.37%) CCIE
6 15 (6.98%) CISSP
7 14 (6.51%) JNCIS
8 13 (6.05%) CCSP
9 12 (5.58%) CCNA
10 8 (3.72%) CISM
11 4 (1.86%) CEH
12 2 (0.93%) CCDP
12 2 (0.93%) CCSA
12 2 (0.93%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.93%) CRISC
12 2 (0.93%) GIAC
12 2 (0.93%) ISSAP
13 1 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (0.47%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (17.67%) SLA
2 26 (12.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.65%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.40%) GPG13
5 3 (1.40%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.93%) FISMA
System Software
1 13 (6.05%) Active Directory
1 13 (6.05%) ProxySG
2 5 (2.33%) Snort
3 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) KVM
4 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.44%) Nessus
2 9 (4.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.79%) QRadar
4 5 (2.33%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.33%) SCCM
5 4 (1.86%) Kibana
5 4 (1.86%) logstash
6 3 (1.40%) EnCase
7 2 (0.93%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.93%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.93%) Nmap
7 2 (0.93%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.93%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.47%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.47%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.47%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 123 (57.21%) Cisco
2 90 (41.86%) CheckPoint
3 75 (34.88%) Palo Alto
4 54 (25.12%) Juniper
5 53 (24.65%) F5
6 36 (16.74%) Microsoft
7 33 (15.35%) Blue Coat
8 32 (14.88%) Fortinet
9 30 (13.95%) Sourcefire
10 25 (11.63%) Intel Security
11 15 (6.98%) HP
11 15 (6.98%) TippingPoint
12 14 (6.51%) Crossbeam
12 14 (6.51%) Proofpoint
13 13 (6.05%) Imperva
14 10 (4.65%) Splunk
15 9 (4.19%) Symantec
16 8 (3.72%) Sophos
17 7 (3.26%) Cyber-Ark
17 7 (3.26%) VMware
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