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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 144 143 169
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 48 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.34% 1.32% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.40% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 18
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 £38,000 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,125
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.88%
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
3420 3723 3754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.24% 94.21% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 3053 3224
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
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 31 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 31 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 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Portsmouth +24 7 £45,000 +80.00%
Farnborough - 7 £38,000 -
Havant -11 6 £45,000 -22.41%
Basingstoke +18 3 £65,000 -
Southampton +3 1 - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 46 (61.33%) Firewall
2 42 (56.00%) Windows
3 40 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 39 (52.00%) DNS
5 37 (49.33%) Linux
6 36 (48.00%) TCP/IP
7 28 (37.33%) HTTP
8 26 (34.67%) SMTP
9 25 (33.33%) UNIX
9 25 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (28.00%) ITIL
11 20 (26.67%) Network Security
12 19 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
12 19 (25.33%) SIEM
13 18 (24.00%) CISSP
13 18 (24.00%) DV Cleared
14 17 (22.67%) vSphere
14 17 (22.67%) CESG
14 17 (22.67%) CCNA
14 17 (22.67%) DMZ
14 17 (22.67%) X.400
14 17 (22.67%) DHCP
14 17 (22.67%) FTP
14 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
14 17 (22.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 14 (18.67%) Cisco
15 14 (18.67%) CheckPoint
16 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (61.33%) Firewall
2 39 (52.00%) DNS
3 36 (48.00%) TCP/IP
4 28 (37.33%) HTTP
5 26 (34.67%) SMTP
6 20 (26.67%) Network Security
7 17 (22.67%) DHCP
7 17 (22.67%) FTP
7 17 (22.67%) DMZ
7 17 (22.67%) X.400
8 10 (13.33%) Internet
9 9 (12.00%) LAN
9 9 (12.00%) WAN
10 6 (8.00%) VPN
11 4 (5.33%) IPsec
12 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (2.67%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (2.67%) NetScreen
13 2 (2.67%) SNMP
13 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (2.67%) Finance
1 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) OAuth
1 4 (5.33%) OpenID
1 4 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (5.33%) SAML
2 2 (2.67%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.33%) WCF
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (22.67%) CESG
3 4 (5.33%) PKI
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 37 (49.33%) Linux
3 25 (33.33%) UNIX
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.00%) Solaris
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ITIL
2 19 (25.33%) SIEM
3 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.67%) Information Security
4 8 (10.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) Security Architecture
5 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.33%) SOA
6 4 (5.33%) Project Management
6 4 (5.33%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.33%) OWASP
6 4 (5.33%) Product Management
6 4 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.67%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.67%) Cyber Security
7 2 (2.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Migration
8 1 (1.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) C++
2 6 (8.00%) Python
3 5 (6.67%) C#
4 4 (5.33%) R
5 3 (4.00%) C
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (24.00%) CISSP
3 18 (24.00%) DV Cleared
4 17 (22.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 17 (22.67%) CCNA
5 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.33%) Degree
7 4 (5.33%) CCSE
8 2 (2.67%) CCSA
8 2 (2.67%) CCNP
9 1 (1.33%) CISA
9 1 (1.33%) GIAC
9 1 (1.33%) GCIA
9 1 (1.33%) GCIH
9 1 (1.33%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) FISMA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) vSphere
2 6 (8.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) CheckPoint
2 14 (18.67%) Cisco
3 10 (13.33%) IronPort
3 10 (13.33%) Juniper
3 10 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 8 (10.67%) F5
5 7 (9.33%) McAfee
6 6 (8.00%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.33%) Crossbeam
7 4 (5.33%) Sourcefire
7 4 (5.33%) New Relic
8 3 (4.00%) VMware
9 2 (2.67%) Brocade
9 2 (2.67%) Tufin
10 1 (1.33%) Foundry
10 1 (1.33%) Splunk
10 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago