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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 169 152 172
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 25 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.67% 0.95% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.01% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 17
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £27,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
3575 3670 3789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.38% 94.61% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3034 3092 3074
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £24,500
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%

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 26 March 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 26 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
Basingstoke +20 8 £42,000 -20.00%
Farnborough +6 6 £42,000 -
Andover - 4 £45,000 - 1
Portsmouth -6 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Hook - 2 £40,000 -
Fareham +8 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Aldershot -6 1 - -
Southampton -15 1 - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 47 (83.93%) Firewall
2 27 (48.21%) Cisco
3 26 (46.43%) Linux
4 21 (37.50%) Windows
5 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 19 (33.93%) Network Security
7 17 (30.36%) UNIX
7 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
7 17 (30.36%) CheckPoint
8 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 14 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (23.21%) Juniper
11 12 (21.43%) CISSP
11 12 (21.43%) Blue Coat
11 12 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (21.43%) Degree
11 12 (21.43%) SIEM
12 11 (19.64%) HTTP
12 11 (19.64%) CCNA
12 11 (19.64%) F5
13 10 (17.86%) VPN
13 10 (17.86%) DNS
13 10 (17.86%) Symantec
13 10 (17.86%) McAfee
14 9 (16.07%) PCI DSS
14 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (14.29%) ITIL
15 8 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (14.29%) Sourcefire

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (83.93%) Firewall
2 19 (33.93%) Network Security
3 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
4 11 (19.64%) HTTP
5 10 (17.86%) VPN
5 10 (17.86%) DNS
6 7 (12.50%) IPsec
7 6 (10.71%) SSL
8 5 (8.93%) HTTPS
9 4 (7.14%) SMTP
9 4 (7.14%) DHCP
9 4 (7.14%) FTP
9 4 (7.14%) DMZ
9 4 (7.14%) Wireless
9 4 (7.14%) X.400
10 3 (5.36%) Internet
10 3 (5.36%) VoIP
10 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.36%) Multicast
11 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
1 2 (3.57%) Advertising
1 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) CESG
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) IPTV
3 3 (5.36%) Statistics
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Linux
2 21 (37.50%) Windows
3 17 (30.36%) UNIX
4 6 (10.71%) Solaris
5 5 (8.93%) Windows 2000
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (21.43%) SIEM
3 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) Project Management
4 7 (12.50%) Information Security
5 6 (10.71%) Product Management
5 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (8.93%) Security Architecture
6 5 (8.93%) Coaching
6 5 (8.93%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Information Assurance
8 3 (5.36%) Network Management
8 3 (5.36%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Computer Security
9 2 (3.57%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) Python
2 6 (10.71%) Ruby
3 5 (8.93%) Perl
3 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.93%) C
4 2 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (21.43%) CISSP
4 12 (21.43%) Degree
5 11 (19.64%) CCNA
6 6 (10.71%) CEH
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (5.36%) GCIA
8 3 (5.36%) GCIH
8 3 (5.36%) CCSE
8 3 (5.36%) CCDP
8 3 (5.36%) CCNP
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.57%) CCSA
9 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) GPEN
10 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.79%) CISA
10 1 (1.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (8.93%) SLA
4 1 (1.79%) FISMA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Snort
2 5 (8.93%) ISA Server
3 4 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.36%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.57%) Nessus
3 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) CheckPoint
3 13 (23.21%) Juniper
4 12 (21.43%) Blue Coat
5 11 (19.64%) F5
6 10 (17.86%) Symantec
6 10 (17.86%) McAfee
7 8 (14.29%) Sourcefire
7 8 (14.29%) Fortinet
7 8 (14.29%) ArcSight
8 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.71%) IronPort
10 5 (8.93%) Crossbeam
11 3 (5.36%) HP
12 2 (3.57%) Websense
12 2 (3.57%) Splunk
13 1 (1.79%) Tufin
13 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.79%) Tripwire
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