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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 798 814 792
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 77 76 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.071% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.075% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 49
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,879 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.63% +7.61%
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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 0 32 £60,000 +12.14% 6
South East +9 19 £54,439 -6.13% 4
North West +25 18 £65,000 +62.50%
East of England +9 4 £68,750 +21.68%
East Midlands -2 3 £72,500 +52.63% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £41,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
UK

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 100 (61.73%) Firewall
2 99 (61.11%) Cisco
3 81 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (45.68%) Network Security
5 69 (42.59%) CCNP
6 57 (35.19%) LAN
7 55 (33.95%) CheckPoint
8 50 (30.86%) CISSP
9 47 (29.01%) Juniper
10 46 (28.40%) Windows
11 42 (25.93%) WAN
12 41 (25.31%) CCIE
13 35 (21.60%) VPN
14 34 (20.99%) Wireless
14 34 (20.99%) Degree
15 32 (19.75%) Information Security
16 30 (18.52%) DNS
17 28 (17.28%) TCP/IP
17 28 (17.28%) SSL
17 28 (17.28%) Cisco Nexus
18 25 (15.43%) Finance
18 25 (15.43%) BGP
19 24 (14.81%) OSPF
19 24 (14.81%) HP
19 24 (14.81%) Computer Science
19 24 (14.81%) VLAN
20 23 (14.20%) Fortinet
20 23 (14.20%) Citrix
20 23 (14.20%) CCNA
20 23 (14.20%) Linux

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (6.17%) IIS
2 4 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) CMS
4 1 (0.62%) CloudStack
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.73%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (61.73%) Firewall
2 74 (45.68%) Network Security
3 57 (35.19%) LAN
4 42 (25.93%) WAN
5 35 (21.60%) VPN
6 34 (20.99%) Wireless
7 30 (18.52%) DNS
8 28 (17.28%) SSL
8 28 (17.28%) TCP/IP
8 28 (17.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (15.43%) BGP
10 24 (14.81%) OSPF
10 24 (14.81%) VLAN
11 21 (12.96%) HTTP
12 17 (10.49%) Wireless Security
13 16 (9.88%) iSCSI
13 16 (9.88%) DHCP
13 16 (9.88%) FCoE
13 16 (9.88%) Fibre Channel
14 15 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.09%) Big Data
2 4 (2.47%) MariaDB
2 4 (2.47%) MySQL
3 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (15.43%) Finance
2 10 (6.17%) Law
3 4 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.23%) Games
4 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Retail
5 1 (0.62%) Electronics
5 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.73%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.09%) .NET
3 4 (2.47%) Web Services
3 4 (2.47%) SAML
3 4 (2.47%) OAuth
3 4 (2.47%) OpenID
3 4 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 19 (11.73%) Data Centre
4 16 (9.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.32%) Clustering
6 7 (4.32%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.47%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.85%) RMADS
9 3 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.85%) Semantic Web
10 2 (1.23%) Online Games
11 1 (0.62%) DTV
11 1 (0.62%) Social Network
11 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.40%) Windows
2 23 (14.20%) Linux
3 17 (10.49%) UNIX
4 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.85%) Solaris
6 3 (1.85%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.75%) Information Security
2 23 (14.20%) E-Commerce
3 22 (13.58%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (12.35%) Load Balancing
5 18 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 17 (10.49%) Security Hardening
7 15 (9.26%) Security Architecture
8 14 (8.64%) SIEM
9 12 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (6.79%) OWASP
10 11 (6.79%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.17%) Network Design
12 8 (4.94%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.94%) Change Management
13 7 (4.32%) Security Testing
13 7 (4.32%) Open Source
14 6 (3.70%) Cash Management
14 6 (3.70%) Investment Management
15 5 (3.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.94%) C++
2 7 (4.32%) Java
2 7 (4.32%) C#
3 6 (3.70%) SQL
3 6 (3.70%) Python
4 4 (2.47%) C
4 4 (2.47%) R
5 3 (1.85%) Perl
6 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.62%) PHP
7 1 (0.62%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 81 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (42.59%) CCNP
3 50 (30.86%) CISSP
4 41 (25.31%) CCIE
5 34 (20.99%) Degree
6 23 (14.20%) CCNA
7 22 (13.58%) CISM
8 12 (7.41%) CCSA
9 11 (6.79%) CEH
10 9 (5.56%) CSSLP
11 8 (4.94%) CISA
11 8 (4.94%) MCSE
11 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (4.32%) MCP
13 5 (3.09%) GSEC
14 4 (2.47%) CRISC
15 3 (1.85%) GWAPT
15 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
15 3 (1.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.35%) PCI DSS
2 19 (11.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (6.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.70%) SLA
5 5 (3.09%) COBIT
6 4 (2.47%) HIPAA
7 3 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (12.96%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.47%) StatsD
2 4 (2.47%) WebInspect
3 3 (1.85%) AppDetective
4 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 99 (61.11%) Cisco
2 55 (33.95%) CheckPoint
3 47 (29.01%) Juniper
4 24 (14.81%) HP
5 23 (14.20%) Citrix
5 23 (14.20%) Fortinet
6 19 (11.73%) F5
7 13 (8.02%) Microsoft
8 10 (6.17%) IBM
8 10 (6.17%) VMware
9 7 (4.32%) Dell
9 7 (4.32%) EMC
10 6 (3.70%) Blue Coat
10 6 (3.70%) McAfee
10 6 (3.70%) Rackspace
10 6 (3.70%) Brocade
11 5 (3.09%) IronPort
12 4 (2.47%) New Relic
12 4 (2.47%) Meraki
13 3 (1.85%) Crossbeam
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