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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 160 152 162
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 28 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.77% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 30
Average salary £42,000 £47,300 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.20% +12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £33,500 £38,946
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
3654 3367 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.98% 95.01% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3173 2792 3277
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 27 February 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 February 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
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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 +9 10 £42,000 -20.00%
Farnborough - 6 £42,000 -
Aldershot +4 4 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Portsmouth -17 4 £54,375 +35.93%
Southampton -17 3 - - 2
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 February 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 45 (76.27%) Firewall
2 28 (47.46%) Cisco
3 23 (38.98%) Linux
4 21 (35.59%) Network Security
5 18 (30.51%) UNIX
5 18 (30.51%) Windows
6 17 (28.81%) CheckPoint
6 17 (28.81%) Degree
7 16 (27.12%) PCI DSS
7 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
8 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
8 15 (25.42%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (23.73%) Information Security
9 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (23.73%) SIEM
10 13 (22.03%) Juniper
10 13 (22.03%) CCNA
10 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
11 12 (20.34%) Blue Coat
11 12 (20.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (18.64%) F5
13 10 (16.95%) VPN
13 10 (16.95%) Symantec
13 10 (16.95%) McAfee
14 9 (15.25%) Security Architecture
14 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
15 8 (13.56%) ArcSight
15 8 (13.56%) Norton AntiVirus

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (5.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (76.27%) Firewall
2 21 (35.59%) Network Security
3 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
4 10 (16.95%) VPN
5 7 (11.86%) DNS
5 7 (11.86%) HTTP
5 7 (11.86%) IPsec
6 6 (10.17%) SSL
7 5 (8.47%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.78%) Wireless
9 3 (5.08%) Internet
9 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.08%) Multicast
9 3 (5.08%) VoIP
10 2 (3.39%) ATM
10 2 (3.39%) SNMP
11 1 (1.69%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.69%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) IPTV
3 3 (5.08%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Open Source
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) UNIX
2 18 (30.51%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Solaris
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 2000
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (23.73%) Information Security
2 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) SIEM
3 12 (20.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (15.25%) Security Architecture
4 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 7 (11.86%) Security Management
6 6 (10.17%) Product Management
7 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) ITIL
7 5 (8.47%) Coaching
8 3 (5.08%) Information Security Management
8 3 (5.08%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.08%) Network Management
8 3 (5.08%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Computer Security
9 2 (3.39%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) Python
2 6 (10.17%) Ruby
3 5 (8.47%) Perl
3 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.78%) C
5 2 (3.39%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
4 13 (22.03%) CCNA
5 8 (13.56%) CISSP
6 6 (10.17%) CEH
7 3 (5.08%) GCIA
7 3 (5.08%) GCIH
7 3 (5.08%) CCSE
7 3 (5.08%) CCNP
7 3 (5.08%) CCDP
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.39%) GIAC
8 2 (3.39%) CCSA
8 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) GPEN
9 1 (1.69%) VCP4
9 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) PCI DSS
2 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (8.47%) SLA
4 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) ISA Server
1 6 (10.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.08%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.39%) Nessus
3 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Cisco
2 17 (28.81%) CheckPoint
3 13 (22.03%) Juniper
4 12 (20.34%) Blue Coat
5 11 (18.64%) F5
6 10 (16.95%) Symantec
6 10 (16.95%) McAfee
7 8 (13.56%) Sourcefire
7 8 (13.56%) Fortinet
7 8 (13.56%) ArcSight
8 7 (11.86%) IronPort
9 5 (8.47%) Crossbeam
10 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.08%) HP
12 2 (3.39%) Websense
12 2 (3.39%) Splunk
13 1 (1.69%) Tufin
13 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.69%) Tripwire
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