The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Engineer
Rank 180 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £48,750 £53,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,300 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.80% +15.75%
IT Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3608 3398 3901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.00% 94.81% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 2838 3217
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

IT Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
(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
Portsmouth - 4 £54,375 -
Fareham - 1 £27,500 -
IT Security Engineer
South East

IT Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) ISA Server
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) IronPort
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
4 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) CISSP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) CEH
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) SIEM
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) GCIA
6 3 (23.08%) GCIH
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) McAfee
7 2 (15.38%) Websense
7 2 (15.38%) Security Management
7 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
1 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CEH
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) GCIA
3 3 (23.08%) GCIH
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) GIAC
4 2 (15.38%) GPEN
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IronPort
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
3 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk