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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 803 853 869
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 102 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.059% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.061% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 89 37 37
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
South West +11 27 £50,000 -13.04% 1
London +9 26 £70,000 +12.00% 5
Yorkshire - 21 £50,000 - 1
South East -1 17 £53,750 -8.51% 3
West Midlands -21 5 £38,500 -23.38% 2
North West +32 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands 0 2 £67,500 +75.32% 2
East of England +5 1 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Senior Security Engineer
UK

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 101 (49.51%) Network Security
2 89 (43.63%) Windows
3 83 (40.69%) Cisco
4 62 (30.39%) Firewall
5 58 (28.43%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (26.47%) Linux
7 53 (25.98%) Unix
8 52 (25.49%) Degree
8 52 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 51 (25.00%) CCNP
10 46 (22.55%) TCP/IP
11 45 (22.06%) OSPF
11 45 (22.06%) Intel Security
11 45 (22.06%) BGP
12 43 (21.08%) CCIE
13 42 (20.59%) Risk Management
14 40 (19.61%) LAN
14 40 (19.61%) McAfee ePO
15 39 (19.12%) CISSP
15 39 (19.12%) Information Security
16 38 (18.63%) HTTP
17 35 (17.16%) DNS
18 34 (16.67%) SSL
19 31 (15.20%) CheckPoint
19 31 (15.20%) Load Balancing
19 31 (15.20%) Computer Science
20 30 (14.71%) Citrix
21 29 (14.22%) DHCP
21 29 (14.22%) E-Commerce
22 28 (13.73%) F5

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (3.43%) IIS
2 5 (2.45%) Apache
3 4 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.98%) Office 365
1 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (49.51%) Network Security
2 62 (30.39%) Firewall
3 52 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
4 46 (22.55%) TCP/IP
5 45 (22.06%) BGP
5 45 (22.06%) OSPF
6 40 (19.61%) LAN
7 38 (18.63%) HTTP
8 35 (17.16%) DNS
9 34 (16.67%) SSL
10 29 (14.22%) DHCP
11 27 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (13.24%) VLAN
12 25 (12.25%) FCoE
12 25 (12.25%) Fibre Channel
12 25 (12.25%) iSCSI
12 25 (12.25%) VPN
13 18 (8.82%) MPLS
13 18 (8.82%) WAN
14 15 (7.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.35%) Big Data
1 15 (7.35%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.39%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.90%) MySQL
4 9 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (4.41%) Apache Hive
4 9 (4.41%) HBase
4 9 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.96%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Burp Suite
2 5 (2.45%) sqlmap
General
1 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.90%) Finance
3 3 (1.47%) Electronics
3 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.47%) Retail
4 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Billing
5 1 (0.49%) Games
5 1 (0.49%) Military
5 1 (0.49%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) .NET
2 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
2 9 (4.41%) Backbone.js
2 9 (4.41%) Hibernate
2 9 (4.41%) JSON
2 9 (4.41%) React
2 9 (4.41%) REST
2 9 (4.41%) Spring
2 9 (4.41%) Struts
2 9 (4.41%) XML
3 5 (2.45%) Ajax
3 5 (2.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.45%) HTML
3 5 (2.45%) HTML5
4 2 (0.98%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.20%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 23 (11.27%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.39%) IVR
6 9 (4.41%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.45%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.96%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.98%) Clustering
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.49%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.49%) SecurID
10 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (43.63%) Windows
2 54 (26.47%) Linux
3 53 (25.98%) Unix
4 8 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.96%) Android
7 4 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.98%) CentOS
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.59%) Risk Management
2 39 (19.12%) Information Security
3 31 (15.20%) Load Balancing
4 29 (14.22%) E-Commerce
5 17 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (7.35%) Software Engineering
7 14 (6.86%) Identity Access Management
8 13 (6.37%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (5.39%) OWASP
9 11 (5.39%) Security Testing
9 11 (5.39%) SIEM
10 10 (4.90%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.41%) Benchmarking
11 9 (4.41%) Use Case
12 8 (3.92%) Network Design
13 7 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (2.94%) Change Management
14 6 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (2.94%) Migration
14 6 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.27%) Java
2 13 (6.37%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.39%) SQL
4 8 (3.92%) C++
5 6 (2.94%) C
6 5 (2.45%) Perl
6 5 (2.45%) PHP
7 4 (1.96%) C#
8 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.47%) Python
9 2 (0.98%) Ruby
10 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 58 (28.43%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (25.49%) Degree
3 51 (25.00%) CCNP
4 43 (21.08%) CCIE
5 39 (19.12%) CISSP
6 26 (12.75%) CEH
7 25 (12.25%) CISA
8 21 (10.29%) GSEC
9 12 (5.88%) CCNA
10 8 (3.92%) CCSE
10 8 (3.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.43%) SANS
11 7 (3.43%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.94%) CSSLP
13 4 (1.96%) CISM
13 4 (1.96%) GSSP-.NET
13 4 (1.96%) GSSP-JAVA
13 4 (1.96%) GWAPT
14 3 (1.47%) CCSA
14 3 (1.47%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.96%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.47%) SLA
5 2 (0.98%) GPG13
5 2 (0.98%) RMADS
6 1 (0.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.98%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.98%) vSphere
5 1 (0.49%) GPFS
5 1 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 40 (19.61%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (3.92%) HP Fortify
3 6 (2.94%) WebInspect
4 5 (2.45%) OpenVAS
5 4 (1.96%) AppDetective
5 4 (1.96%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.96%) SCCM
6 3 (1.47%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.98%) QRadar
8 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (40.69%) Cisco
2 45 (22.06%) Intel Security
3 31 (15.20%) CheckPoint
4 30 (14.71%) Citrix
5 28 (13.73%) F5
6 25 (12.25%) Juniper
7 15 (7.35%) VMware
8 13 (6.37%) Palo Alto
9 9 (4.41%) HP
10 8 (3.92%) Microsoft
11 7 (3.43%) ArcSight
11 7 (3.43%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.94%) IBM
13 4 (1.96%) Riverbed
14 3 (1.47%) AlgoSec
14 3 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
14 3 (1.47%) Qualys
14 3 (1.47%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.47%) Sourcefire
15 2 (0.98%) IronPort
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