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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 165 156 168
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 28 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.74% 0.87% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.92% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 10
Average salary £45,000 £49,150 £41,973
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.44% +17.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,050 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
3608 3913 3672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.60% 94.49% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3033 3342 2998
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 - 10 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +23 8 £42,000 -35.38%
Farnborough +3 5 £42,000 -
Portsmouth +4 2 £62,500 +56.25%
Fareham +6 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Aldershot -8 1 - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 44 (81.48%) Firewall
2 31 (57.41%) Linux
3 25 (46.30%) Cisco
3 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
4 23 (42.59%) TCP/IP
5 22 (40.74%) Windows
6 18 (33.33%) Network Security
7 17 (31.48%) CISSP
8 16 (29.63%) CheckPoint
9 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (27.78%) HTTP
9 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
9 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (25.93%) UNIX
11 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
11 13 (24.07%) DNS
11 13 (24.07%) CCNA
11 13 (24.07%) SIEM
12 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (22.22%) Juniper
12 12 (22.22%) Blue Coat
13 11 (20.37%) Degree
13 11 (20.37%) ITIL
13 11 (20.37%) F5
14 10 (18.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
14 10 (18.52%) SMTP
14 10 (18.52%) DHCP
14 10 (18.52%) FTP
14 10 (18.52%) DMZ

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (81.48%) Firewall
2 23 (42.59%) TCP/IP
3 18 (33.33%) Network Security
4 15 (27.78%) HTTP
5 13 (24.07%) DNS
6 10 (18.52%) SMTP
6 10 (18.52%) DHCP
6 10 (18.52%) FTP
6 10 (18.52%) DMZ
6 10 (18.52%) X.400
7 8 (14.81%) VPN
8 4 (7.41%) IPsec
9 3 (5.56%) HTTPS
9 3 (5.56%) SSL
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.70%) ATM
10 2 (3.70%) SNMP
11 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.85%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Advertising
1 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) SAML
1 1 (1.85%) OAuth
1 1 (1.85%) OpenID
1 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.52%) CESG
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Linux
2 22 (40.74%) Windows
3 14 (25.93%) UNIX
4 6 (11.11%) Solaris
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 2000
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) SIEM
3 11 (20.37%) ITIL
4 10 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) Product Management
7 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (9.26%) Information Security
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Coaching
8 3 (5.56%) Security Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Computer Security
9 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
10 1 (1.85%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Python
2 5 (9.26%) C
3 4 (7.41%) Ruby
4 3 (5.56%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) Perl
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.85%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 17 (31.48%) CISSP
3 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 13 (24.07%) CCNA
5 11 (20.37%) Degree
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (11.11%) CEH
8 3 (5.56%) GCIA
8 3 (5.56%) GCIH
8 3 (5.56%) CCSE
8 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.70%) CCNP
9 2 (3.70%) CCSA
9 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.70%) GPEN
10 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.85%) CISA
10 1 (1.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) FISMA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) vSphere
2 3 (5.56%) Snort
3 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.70%) Nessus
2 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) StatsD
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Cisco
2 16 (29.63%) CheckPoint
3 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.22%) Juniper
4 12 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 11 (20.37%) F5
6 10 (18.52%) Symantec
6 10 (18.52%) McAfee
7 8 (14.81%) ArcSight
8 7 (12.96%) Sourcefire
8 7 (12.96%) Fortinet
9 5 (9.26%) Crossbeam
10 3 (5.56%) IronPort
10 3 (5.56%) Splunk
11 2 (3.70%) Websense
12 1 (1.85%) VMware
12 1 (1.85%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.85%) New Relic
12 1 (1.85%) Tufin
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 27 days ago