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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 158 144 161
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 30 44 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 1.12% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.19% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
3472 3706 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.75% 94.54% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2862 3227 2834
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Andover - 11 £45,000 -
Aldershot -9 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Basingstoke +17 4 £65,000 -
Havant -2 2 £42,845 -10.73% 1
Portsmouth +10 1 £48,000 -6.20%
Southampton -6 1 - -
Farnborough -13 1 £25,000 - 1
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (68.42%) Firewall
2 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 24 (42.11%) Windows
3 24 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 21 (36.84%) Cisco
5 20 (35.09%) DNS
6 17 (29.82%) UNIX
6 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (28.07%) CISSP
7 16 (28.07%) HTTP
7 16 (28.07%) Network Security
8 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
8 14 (24.56%) SMTP
8 14 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
9 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
9 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.81%) SIEM
10 11 (19.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (19.30%) CESG
10 11 (19.30%) vSphere
10 11 (19.30%) Degree
10 11 (19.30%) DHCP
10 11 (19.30%) FTP
10 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
10 11 (19.30%) ITIL
10 11 (19.30%) DMZ
10 11 (19.30%) CCNA
10 11 (19.30%) X.400

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (68.42%) Firewall
2 24 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 20 (35.09%) DNS
4 16 (28.07%) HTTP
4 16 (28.07%) Network Security
5 14 (24.56%) SMTP
6 11 (19.30%) DHCP
6 11 (19.30%) FTP
6 11 (19.30%) DMZ
6 11 (19.30%) X.400
7 5 (8.77%) VPN
8 4 (7.02%) Internet
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.26%) LAN
9 3 (5.26%) WAN
10 2 (3.51%) NetScreen
10 2 (3.51%) ATM
10 2 (3.51%) SNMP
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.75%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
1 2 (3.51%) Advertising
1 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (7.02%) OpenID
1 4 (7.02%) SAML
1 4 (7.02%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.30%) CESG
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 24 (42.11%) Windows
3 17 (29.82%) UNIX
4 3 (5.26%) Solaris
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (22.81%) SIEM
2 11 (19.30%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Project Management
3 6 (10.53%) Product Management
3 6 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.53%) Information Security
4 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (8.77%) Security Architecture
5 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (7.02%) OWASP
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.26%) Coaching
7 2 (3.51%) Cyber Security
7 2 (3.51%) SOA
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) C++
1 6 (10.53%) Python
2 4 (7.02%) R
2 4 (7.02%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Ruby
4 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 16 (28.07%) CISSP
3 14 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
5 11 (19.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (19.30%) Degree
5 11 (19.30%) CCNA
6 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
7 4 (7.02%) CEH
7 4 (7.02%) CCSE
8 3 (5.26%) GCIA
8 3 (5.26%) GCIH
8 3 (5.26%) CCNP
9 2 (3.51%) GPEN
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.51%) CCSA
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.75%) GIAC
10 1 (1.75%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) FISMA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) vSphere
2 6 (10.53%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (7.02%) StatsD
1 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco
2 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Juniper
3 10 (17.54%) Blue Coat
4 8 (14.04%) Fortinet
4 8 (14.04%) F5
5 7 (12.28%) IronPort
5 7 (12.28%) McAfee
6 5 (8.77%) Symantec
7 4 (7.02%) New Relic
7 4 (7.02%) Sourcefire
8 3 (5.26%) Splunk
8 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
9 2 (3.51%) Websense
9 2 (3.51%) Crossbeam
9 2 (3.51%) Tufin
9 2 (3.51%) VMware
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
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Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago