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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 102 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 10 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.88% 0.58% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.60% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.55%
Security Engineer
South West

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
1097 1007 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.40% 96.83% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 886 824 686
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucester +1 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Cheltenham -17 3 £41,500 -12.63% 1
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 9 (42.86%) C
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Splunk
6 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
6 6 (28.57%) SIEM
6 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) LogRhythm
8 3 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) AlienVault
8 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
8 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
2 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.76%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (28.57%) SIEM
3 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) Logistics
4 3 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Social Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C
2 3 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) GIAC
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) CLAS
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) IISP
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) RMADS
3 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 6 (28.57%) Splunk
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) AlienVault
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago