The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 30 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
924 664 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.57% 96.65% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 806 590 685
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Engineer
East Midlands

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) GPEN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) GPEN
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 2 (50.00%) GSEC
2 2 (50.00%) GCFW
2 2 (50.00%) GCWN
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix