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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Engineer
Rank 184 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.13% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £55,800 £51,177 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
3586 3257 4030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.30% 95.99% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3069 2760 3499
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 26 November 2014. 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
Havant -10 1 £54,000 +6.29%
Southampton - 1 £62,500 -
IT Security Engineer
South East

IT Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (65.22%) ISA Server
3 15 (65.22%) IronPort
3 15 (65.22%) UNIX
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) DNS
3 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
3 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) Information Security Management
4 7 (30.43%) Security Management
4 7 (30.43%) GIAC
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) COBIT
4 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
4 7 (30.43%) Information Security
5 6 (26.09%) Brocade
5 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (26.09%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) Juniper
5 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) ISACA
5 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (26.09%) F5

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) UNIX
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security Management
3 7 (30.43%) Security Management
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) SIEM
7 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) GIAC
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) COBIT
1 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
2 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) IronPort
2 6 (26.09%) F5
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Brocade