The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 125 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 1.26% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.29% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 19
Median salary £43,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £58,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1959 2010 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.03% 97.57% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1724 1570
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +5 2 £43,000 -31.20%
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) WLAN
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Data Security
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (20.00%) CESG
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) WLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) GGSN
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) SGSN
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CESG
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Data Security
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (10.00%) Fortinet