The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 100 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 10 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.94% 1.25% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.32% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 12
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1038 835 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.19% 94.89% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 891 624 910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Gloucestershire region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Cheltenham -2 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Tewkesbury -3 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Gloucester -16 2 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
1 14 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) C
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (26.32%) Android
6 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Electronics
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) SIEM
7 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (15.79%) Splunk
8 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
8 3 (15.79%) Android Development
8 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
8 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
3 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) MPLS
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) ASN.1
4 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Metasploit
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) Android Development
5 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
5 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
5 3 (15.79%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Security
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.53%) Social Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) C
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
2 3 (15.79%) Dell
2 3 (15.79%) Juniper
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) HP