The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Information Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Engineer
England / London
Rank 510 632 613
Rank change year-on-year
+122 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 64 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.035% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.036% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 57 14 28
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £60,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.59% -0.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Information Security Engineer in the job title.

Information Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Security Engineer Salary Trend in London

Information Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Information Security Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Information Security Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 15 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Information Security Engineer
England

Information Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Information Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Information Security Engineer in the job title.

1 98 (100.00%) Information Security
2 69 (70.41%) Finance
3 54 (55.10%) Linux
4 41 (41.84%) Windows
5 38 (38.78%) Nessus
5 38 (38.78%) SIEM
5 38 (38.78%) Security Monitoring
6 37 (37.76%) Splunk
6 37 (37.76%) CISSP
7 35 (35.71%) Management Information System
8 30 (30.61%) Intel Security
8 30 (30.61%) CISM
8 30 (30.61%) Banking
8 30 (30.61%) Vulnerability Management
9 29 (29.59%) Cyber-Ark
9 29 (29.59%) McAfee ePO
10 26 (26.53%) CISA
10 26 (26.53%) Aveksa
11 25 (25.51%) GIAC
12 24 (24.49%) Incident Management
12 24 (24.49%) Identity Access Management
13 22 (22.45%) Bomgar
13 22 (22.45%) Network Security
13 22 (22.45%) Cisco
14 20 (20.41%) Security Operations
15 19 (19.39%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (16.33%) CheckPoint
18 15 (15.31%) Juniper
18 15 (15.31%) Python

Information Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
2 1 (1.02%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) JBoss
2 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Network Security
2 19 (19.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.02%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.02%) LDAP
4 1 (1.02%) VLAN
4 1 (1.02%) VPN
4 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) AppScan
1 4 (4.08%) Burp Suite
1 4 (4.08%) Paros
1 4 (4.08%) WebScarab
General
1 69 (70.41%) Finance
2 30 (30.61%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Publishing
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Law
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.24%) SailPoint
2 5 (5.10%) .NET
3 3 (3.06%) Web Services
4 2 (2.04%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.02%) SAML
5 1 (1.02%) SPNEGO
5 1 (1.02%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 18 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.10%) PKI
5 4 (4.08%) Derivative
6 3 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.04%) Physics
8 1 (1.02%) CESG
8 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.10%) Linux
2 41 (41.84%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Unix
4 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.10%) CentOS
5 5 (5.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Information Security
2 38 (38.78%) Security Monitoring
2 38 (38.78%) SIEM
3 30 (30.61%) Vulnerability Management
4 24 (24.49%) Identity Access Management
4 24 (24.49%) Incident Management
5 20 (20.41%) Security Operations
6 14 (14.29%) SDLC
7 10 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (6.12%) Compliance Audit
10 6 (6.12%) Identity Management
10 6 (6.12%) Patch Management
11 5 (5.10%) Change Control
11 5 (5.10%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (5.10%) Fund Management
11 5 (5.10%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 5 (5.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (4.08%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) Python
2 14 (14.29%) SQL
3 8 (8.16%) Perl
4 6 (6.12%) Ruby
5 5 (5.10%) Java
6 4 (4.08%) C++
7 3 (3.06%) Bourne shell
7 3 (3.06%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) CISSP
2 30 (30.61%) CISM
3 26 (26.53%) CISA
4 25 (25.51%) GIAC
5 12 (12.24%) Degree
6 6 (6.12%) CEH
7 4 (4.08%) SANS
8 3 (3.06%) CCNP
8 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.06%) GISF
8 3 (3.06%) GSEC
9 2 (2.04%) CRISC
9 2 (2.04%) ISSAP
9 2 (2.04%) SSCP
10 1 (1.02%) CCNA
10 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) FISMA
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Snort
2 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.10%) iptables
4 4 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (38.78%) Nessus
2 29 (29.59%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.10%) SELinux
4 4 (4.08%) CSIRT
4 4 (4.08%) SCCM
4 4 (4.08%) WSUS
5 2 (2.04%) Kibana
5 2 (2.04%) logstash
5 2 (2.04%) QRadar
Vendors
1 37 (37.76%) Splunk
2 30 (30.61%) Intel Security
3 29 (29.59%) Cyber-Ark
4 26 (26.53%) Aveksa
5 22 (22.45%) Bomgar
5 22 (22.45%) Cisco
6 16 (16.33%) CheckPoint
7 15 (15.31%) Juniper
8 14 (14.29%) AlienVault
8 14 (14.29%) Fortinet
9 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.10%) IBM
10 5 (5.10%) Palo Alto
10 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.06%) Qualys
11 3 (3.06%) Symantec
12 2 (2.04%) Google
13 1 (1.02%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.02%) F5
13 1 (1.02%) Sophos
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago