The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 121 151 147
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 23 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.93% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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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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
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Stevenage -10 3 £39,500 -39.23%
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (85.19%) Cisco
3 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (74.07%) CheckPoint
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (44.44%) Network Security
5 12 (44.44%) TACACS
5 12 (44.44%) CCSE
6 11 (40.74%) VPN
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) DNS
8 8 (29.63%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) WAN
9 7 (25.93%) Juniper
10 5 (18.52%) CCNA
10 5 (18.52%) Apache
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) MySQL
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) IIS
10 5 (18.52%) Service Management
10 5 (18.52%) MPLS
10 5 (18.52%) Nessus
10 5 (18.52%) Windows
10 5 (18.52%) SaaS
10 5 (18.52%) Junos
10 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
11 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
11 4 (14.81%) Python

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
1 5 (18.52%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (44.44%) Network Security
3 12 (44.44%) TACACS
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 8 (29.63%) DNS
5 8 (29.63%) LAN
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) MPLS
6 5 (18.52%) Junos
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) SSL
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 1 (3.70%) BGP
9 1 (3.70%) Internet
9 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) SecurID
2 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Service Management
1 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
2 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) CCNP
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCSE
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago