The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 165 146 164
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 27 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.70% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 31
Average salary £48,125 £50,800 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £43,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
3634 3140 4095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.83% 95.91% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3153 2613 3474
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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 Security Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Basingstoke +3 9 £42,250 -19.52%
Aldershot - 7 £50,000 -
Southampton +3 6 - -
Portsmouth -15 5 £48,750 +13.37% 2
Farnborough - 2 £42,000 -
Hook - 2 £40,000 -
Fareham - 1 £27,500 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (74.19%) Firewall
2 27 (43.55%) Cisco
2 27 (43.55%) Network Security
3 23 (37.10%) Linux
4 22 (35.48%) Windows
5 20 (32.26%) PCI DSS
6 19 (30.65%) UNIX
7 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (27.42%) Information Security
9 16 (25.81%) Degree
9 16 (25.81%) SIEM
10 15 (24.19%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (24.19%) Juniper
11 14 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 14 (22.58%) SC Cleared
11 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
12 13 (20.97%) CheckPoint
12 13 (20.97%) CCNA
13 11 (17.74%) Security Management
13 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
13 11 (17.74%) Security Architecture
13 11 (17.74%) F5
13 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
14 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (16.13%) CISSP
14 10 (16.13%) Symantec
14 10 (16.13%) McAfee
15 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (74.19%) Firewall
2 27 (43.55%) Network Security
3 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.52%) DNS
4 7 (11.29%) VPN
5 6 (9.68%) SSL
5 6 (9.68%) IPsec
6 5 (8.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
6 5 (8.06%) HTTP
7 4 (6.45%) Wireless
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.84%) Multicast
8 3 (4.84%) VoIP
9 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) MySQL
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) IPTV
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 19 (30.65%) UNIX
4 5 (8.06%) Solaris
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 2000
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Information Security
2 16 (25.81%) SIEM
3 15 (24.19%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (17.74%) Security Architecture
5 11 (17.74%) Security Management
6 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.52%) ITIL
7 9 (14.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (11.29%) Information Security Management
9 4 (6.45%) Coaching
10 3 (4.84%) Line Management
10 3 (4.84%) Network Management
10 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 3 (4.84%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (4.84%) Network Design
11 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) Perl
1 5 (8.06%) Python
1 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
1 5 (8.06%) Ruby
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.81%) Degree
3 14 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.97%) CCNA
5 10 (16.13%) CISSP
6 6 (9.68%) CEH
7 5 (8.06%) CCNP
7 5 (8.06%) GIAC
8 4 (6.45%) ISACA
9 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (4.84%) CCDP
10 2 (3.23%) GCIA
10 2 (3.23%) GCIH
10 2 (3.23%) GPEN
10 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.26%) PCI DSS
2 15 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.68%) SLA
4 5 (8.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) ISA Server
2 6 (9.68%) Snort
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.84%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.23%) Nessus
3 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Cisco
2 15 (24.19%) Juniper
3 13 (20.97%) CheckPoint
4 11 (17.74%) F5
5 10 (16.13%) Symantec
5 10 (16.13%) McAfee
6 8 (12.90%) Sourcefire
6 8 (12.90%) ArcSight
7 7 (11.29%) IronPort
7 7 (11.29%) Blue Coat
8 5 (8.06%) Crossbeam
9 4 (6.45%) Brocade
9 4 (6.45%) VMware
9 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.84%) HP
10 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.23%) Splunk
11 2 (3.23%) Websense
12 1 (1.61%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago