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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.65% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
293 219 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 94.82% 96.48% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 212 174 177
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (50.00%) F5
4 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (50.00%) CCIE
4 6 (50.00%) CCSE
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless Security
5 5 (41.67%) CEH
5 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) GIAC
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 5 (41.67%) CISSP
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) DMZ
5 5 (41.67%) Database Security
5 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (91.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless Security
4 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) DMZ
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Junos
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Database Security
2 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCIE
2 6 (50.00%) CCSE
3 5 (41.67%) CEH
3 5 (41.67%) GIAC
3 5 (41.67%) CISSP
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper