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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 90 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
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
964 902 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.57% 95.65% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 777 756 729
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Cheltenham -4 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Gloucester - 2 £55,000 -
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) C
5 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 6 (25.00%) SIEM
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Presales
7 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (20.83%) Cybercrime
7 5 (20.83%) Actionable Insight
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (16.67%) C++
8 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
9 3 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) Splunk
9 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
9 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
9 3 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 3 (12.50%) AlienVault

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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Cybercrime
2 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (25.00%) SIEM
3 5 (20.83%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
4 3 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Data Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 4 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) SAS Macro
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) GIAC
4 2 (8.33%) CISSP
4 2 (8.33%) CLAS
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) IISP
5 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) RMADS
3 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) AlienVault
3 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
3 3 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) i2
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft