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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 137 153 168
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 42 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.14% 1.11% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.18% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 19
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.01%
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
3503 3741 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.19% 94.54% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2907 3041 3161
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Portsmouth +24 11 £45,000 +80.00%
Aldershot -2 10 £47,500 -5.00%
Farnborough - 7 £38,000 -
Havant -10 6 £51,501 -11.20%
Basingstoke +23 1 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £17,000 -
Fareham - 1 £40,000 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 51 (66.23%) Windows
2 50 (64.94%) Firewall
3 47 (61.04%) DNS
4 44 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 37 (48.05%) Linux
6 36 (46.75%) TCP/IP
7 32 (41.56%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (40.26%) SMTP
8 31 (40.26%) HTTP
9 28 (36.36%) ITIL
10 25 (32.47%) Network Security
11 24 (31.17%) UNIX
11 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
12 23 (29.87%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (28.57%) CISSP
13 22 (28.57%) DMZ
13 22 (28.57%) X.400
13 22 (28.57%) CCNA
13 22 (28.57%) DHCP
13 22 (28.57%) FTP
13 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
13 22 (28.57%) CESG
13 22 (28.57%) vSphere
13 22 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 18 (23.38%) SIEM
15 16 (20.78%) DV Cleared
16 12 (15.58%) IronPort
17 11 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
17 11 (14.29%) MySQL
18 10 (12.99%) Internet

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 50 (64.94%) Firewall
2 47 (61.04%) DNS
3 36 (46.75%) TCP/IP
4 31 (40.26%) SMTP
4 31 (40.26%) HTTP
5 25 (32.47%) Network Security
6 22 (28.57%) X.400
6 22 (28.57%) DHCP
6 22 (28.57%) FTP
6 22 (28.57%) DMZ
7 10 (12.99%) Internet
8 9 (11.69%) LAN
8 9 (11.69%) WAN
9 4 (5.19%) VPN
9 4 (5.19%) IPsec
9 4 (5.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.30%) NetScreen
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (1.30%) Back Office
1 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) OAuth
1 4 (5.19%) OpenID
1 4 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (5.19%) SAML
2 1 (1.30%) WCF
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (28.57%) CESG
3 4 (5.19%) PKI
4 1 (1.30%) RMADS
4 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.30%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (66.23%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) Linux
3 24 (31.17%) UNIX
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.09%) Solaris
5 6 (7.79%) Windows 2000
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) ITIL
2 18 (23.38%) SIEM
3 11 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.69%) Information Security
6 7 (9.09%) SOA
6 7 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 6 (7.79%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.49%) Identity Management
8 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.19%) OWASP
10 2 (2.60%) Information Assurance
10 2 (2.60%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (1.30%) TDD
11 1 (1.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (1.30%) MVC
11 1 (1.30%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (1.30%) Digital Forensics
11 1 (1.30%) Time Management
11 1 (1.30%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) C#
1 5 (6.49%) C++
2 4 (5.19%) Python
2 4 (5.19%) R
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (29.87%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (28.57%) CCNA
3 22 (28.57%) CISSP
3 22 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 16 (20.78%) DV Cleared
5 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) Degree
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) CCSE
7 1 (1.30%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) FISMA
System Software
1 22 (28.57%) vSphere
2 6 (7.79%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.19%) StatsD
3 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.30%) Nessus
3 1 (1.30%) Nmap
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) IronPort
3 9 (11.69%) CheckPoint
4 8 (10.39%) McAfee
4 8 (10.39%) Cisco
5 7 (9.09%) Juniper
6 6 (7.79%) Blue Coat
7 5 (6.49%) Sourcefire
7 5 (6.49%) F5
7 5 (6.49%) Crossbeam
8 4 (5.19%) New Relic
9 3 (3.90%) VMware
10 2 (2.60%) Splunk
10 2 (2.60%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.60%) Brocade
10 2 (2.60%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.30%) Tufin
11 1 (1.30%) Foundry
11 1 (1.30%) Symantec
11 1 (1.30%) CA
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