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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 150 139 163
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 44 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.19% 1.24% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.31% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,485 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
3536 3727 3530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.59% 94.67% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2880 3121 3030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Aldershot -2 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Andover - 5 £45,000 -
Portsmouth +25 4 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Basingstoke +21 4 £65,000 -
Havant -8 4 £45,984 -6.63% 1
Farnborough - 4 £31,500 -
Southampton -7 1 - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (59.72%) Firewall
2 38 (52.78%) Security Cleared
3 35 (48.61%) Windows
4 34 (47.22%) Linux
5 32 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 32 (44.44%) DNS
6 24 (33.33%) HTTP
6 24 (33.33%) UNIX
7 22 (30.56%) SMTP
7 22 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (27.78%) SIEM
8 20 (27.78%) Cisco
9 19 (26.39%) Network Security
10 18 (25.00%) CISSP
11 17 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.61%) DV Cleared
12 16 (22.22%) ITIL
12 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
13 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
14 14 (19.44%) vSphere
14 14 (19.44%) CESG
14 14 (19.44%) DMZ
14 14 (19.44%) X.400
14 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
14 14 (19.44%) CCNA
14 14 (19.44%) DHCP
14 14 (19.44%) FTP
14 14 (19.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (59.72%) Firewall
2 32 (44.44%) DNS
2 32 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 24 (33.33%) HTTP
4 22 (30.56%) SMTP
5 19 (26.39%) Network Security
6 14 (19.44%) DHCP
6 14 (19.44%) FTP
6 14 (19.44%) DMZ
6 14 (19.44%) X.400
7 9 (12.50%) Internet
8 8 (11.11%) LAN
8 8 (11.11%) WAN
9 7 (9.72%) VPN
10 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.17%) IPsec
12 2 (2.78%) NetScreen
12 2 (2.78%) SNMP
12 2 (2.78%) ATM
12 2 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) MySQL
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.39%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Advertising
1 2 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) SAML
1 4 (5.56%) OAuth
1 4 (5.56%) OpenID
1 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.44%) CESG
3 3 (4.17%) PKI
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Linux
3 24 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.17%) Solaris
6 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) SIEM
2 16 (22.22%) ITIL
3 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.89%) Security Architecture
5 8 (11.11%) Information Security
6 7 (9.72%) SOA
6 7 (9.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Product Management
7 6 (8.33%) Project Management
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (5.56%) OWASP
10 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (4.17%) Patch Management
11 2 (2.78%) Cyber Security
11 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (2.78%) Computer Security
11 2 (2.78%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) C++
1 6 (8.33%) Python
2 4 (5.56%) C#
2 4 (5.56%) R
3 3 (4.17%) C
4 1 (1.39%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.39%) Ruby
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (52.78%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.00%) CISSP
3 17 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (23.61%) DV Cleared
4 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 14 (19.44%) CCNA
5 14 (19.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (15.28%) Degree
7 4 (5.56%) CCSE
8 3 (4.17%) CEH
8 3 (4.17%) CCNP
8 3 (4.17%) GCIA
8 3 (4.17%) GCIH
9 2 (2.78%) CCSA
9 2 (2.78%) GPEN
10 1 (1.39%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.39%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.39%) CISA
10 1 (1.39%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) FISMA
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) vSphere
2 6 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.56%) StatsD
3 2 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Cisco
2 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 10 (13.89%) Juniper
4 10 (13.89%) Blue Coat
5 9 (12.50%) McAfee
5 9 (12.50%) IronPort
6 8 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 8 (11.11%) F5
7 4 (5.56%) New Relic
7 4 (5.56%) Sourcefire
8 3 (4.17%) VMware
8 3 (4.17%) Splunk
9 2 (2.78%) Crossbeam
9 2 (2.78%) Tufin
9 2 (2.78%) Brocade
9 2 (2.78%) Websense
9 2 (2.78%) Symantec
10 1 (1.39%) Foundry
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago