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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 809 804 785
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 62 86 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.079% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.083% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 55 78 52
Average salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
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 £26,750 £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 29 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 29 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 +20 29 £62,000 +6.89% 3
South East 0 20 £55,000 +8.91% 1
East Midlands - 5 £72,500 -
North West +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England 0 3 £52,500 -7.07%
Yorkshire - 2 £43,250 -
Senior Security Engineer
UK

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 95 (68.84%) Firewall
2 87 (63.04%) Cisco
3 67 (48.55%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (47.10%) CheckPoint
5 59 (42.75%) Network Security
6 55 (39.86%) CCNP
7 48 (34.78%) Juniper
8 43 (31.16%) LAN
8 43 (31.16%) WAN
9 41 (29.71%) CISSP
10 40 (28.99%) Wireless
11 38 (27.54%) Windows
12 36 (26.09%) VPN
13 29 (21.01%) CCIE
14 28 (20.29%) Finance
15 25 (18.12%) Fortinet
16 22 (15.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 22 (15.94%) Ethical Hacking
16 22 (15.94%) Information Security
16 22 (15.94%) CCNA
17 21 (15.22%) HP
17 21 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
18 20 (14.49%) Degree
18 20 (14.49%) PCI DSS
18 20 (14.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 19 (13.77%) 802.1X
19 19 (13.77%) Cloud Computing
19 19 (13.77%) CISM
20 18 (13.04%) Linux
20 18 (13.04%) SIEM

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 10 (7.25%) IIS
2 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) CloudStack
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.77%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (68.84%) Firewall
2 59 (42.75%) Network Security
3 43 (31.16%) LAN
3 43 (31.16%) WAN
4 40 (28.99%) Wireless
5 36 (26.09%) VPN
6 17 (12.32%) Wireless Security
7 16 (11.59%) TCP/IP
8 15 (10.87%) DNS
8 15 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (9.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (9.42%) BGP
10 12 (8.70%) VLAN
10 12 (8.70%) OSPF
11 11 (7.97%) VoIP
12 10 (7.25%) SSL
12 10 (7.25%) SAN
13 9 (6.52%) EIGRP
13 9 (6.52%) VRRP
13 9 (6.52%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) MySQL
1 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.90%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (20.29%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Law
3 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 3 (2.17%) Marketing
5 2 (1.45%) Banking
5 2 (1.45%) Games
5 2 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Avionics
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.90%) SAML
2 4 (2.90%) OAuth
2 4 (2.90%) OpenID
2 4 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.17%) JSP
3 3 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 18 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.25%) Clustering
5 7 (5.07%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.17%) RMADS
7 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.17%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.45%) Online Games
8 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.72%) Social Network
9 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.54%) Windows
2 18 (13.04%) Linux
3 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.97%) UNIX
5 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.94%) Information Security
1 22 (15.94%) Ethical Hacking
2 21 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (13.04%) SIEM
4 17 (12.32%) Security Hardening
5 14 (10.14%) Security Architecture
6 13 (9.42%) Cyber Security
7 12 (8.70%) Change Management
8 11 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (7.97%) Network Design
8 11 (7.97%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.80%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.07%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.07%) OWASP
11 6 (4.35%) Cash Management
11 6 (4.35%) Open Source
12 5 (3.62%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.62%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.62%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.35%) SQL
1 6 (4.35%) Python
2 4 (2.90%) C#
2 4 (2.90%) C++
2 4 (2.90%) Perl
2 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.90%) R
3 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.72%) PHP
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (48.55%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (39.86%) CCNP
3 41 (29.71%) CISSP
4 29 (21.01%) CCIE
5 22 (15.94%) CCNA
6 20 (14.49%) Degree
7 19 (13.77%) CISM
8 15 (10.87%) CCSA
9 8 (5.80%) MCSE
9 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (5.07%) MCP
10 7 (5.07%) CCSE
11 5 (3.62%) CEH
11 5 (3.62%) CSSLP
12 4 (2.90%) CRISC
13 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
13 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
13 3 (2.17%) CISMP
13 3 (2.17%) JNCIE
14 2 (1.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (14.49%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.35%) SLA
4 5 (3.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.17%) COBIT
5 3 (2.17%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.72%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.72%) ARP4754
System Software
1 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.90%) StatsD
3 3 (2.17%) WebInspect
3 3 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 87 (63.04%) Cisco
2 65 (47.10%) CheckPoint
3 48 (34.78%) Juniper
4 25 (18.12%) Fortinet
5 21 (15.22%) HP
6 16 (11.59%) F5
7 15 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 12 (8.70%) VMware
9 10 (7.25%) IBM
9 10 (7.25%) Dell
9 10 (7.25%) EMC
10 9 (6.52%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.07%) Citrix
12 6 (4.35%) Rackspace
12 6 (4.35%) McAfee
13 5 (3.62%) Brocade
13 5 (3.62%) Aruba
14 4 (2.90%) New Relic
14 4 (2.90%) Meraki
14 4 (2.90%) IronPort
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
East London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus 27 Days holiday + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago