The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Engineer
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -
IT 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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1040 1084 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.63% 97.92% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 926 935 870
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

IT Security Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm