The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 32 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.83% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Security Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
312 268 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.11% 95.04% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 279 208 240
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
3 11 (84.62%) Network Security
4 10 (76.92%) Network Design
4 10 (76.92%) LAN
4 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
5 9 (69.23%) CCDA
6 8 (61.54%) CCIE
7 7 (53.85%) CCDP
8 5 (38.46%) F5
9 4 (30.77%) WAN
9 4 (30.77%) Firewall
10 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (23.08%) CCIP
10 3 (23.08%) Aruba
11 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
11 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (15.38%) CCSE
12 1 (7.69%) CEH
12 1 (7.69%) GIAC
12 1 (7.69%) Finance
12 1 (7.69%) Banking
12 1 (7.69%) CCNA
12 1 (7.69%) CISSP
12 1 (7.69%) Junos
12 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Network Security
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (7.69%) Junos
6 1 (7.69%) WLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) DMZ
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Database Security
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCDA
3 8 (61.54%) CCIE
4 7 (53.85%) CCDP
5 3 (23.08%) CCIP
6 2 (15.38%) CCSE
7 1 (7.69%) CEH
7 1 (7.69%) GIAC
7 1 (7.69%) CCNA
7 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper