The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Engineer
Rank 593 608 606
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 31 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.017% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £45,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Information Security Engineer
England

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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 23 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Bromley - 5 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £61,000 -
Information Security Engineer
England

Information Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Engineer in their job title.

1 51 (98.08%) Information Security
2 44 (84.62%) CISSP
3 30 (57.69%) CISM
4 29 (55.77%) CEH
5 26 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 25 (48.08%) Degree
7 24 (46.15%) Law
8 22 (42.31%) Windows
9 21 (40.38%) McAfee
9 21 (40.38%) Database Security
10 20 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
10 20 (38.46%) Wireless Security
10 20 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
10 20 (38.46%) Wireless
10 20 (38.46%) Symantec
11 19 (36.54%) Risk Management
11 19 (36.54%) Snort
11 19 (36.54%) Incident Management
12 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 18 (34.62%) IronPort
13 17 (32.69%) Network Security
13 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
14 16 (30.77%) Network Design
15 11 (21.15%) Finance
16 10 (19.23%) Information Security Management
16 10 (19.23%) Security Management
16 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
17 9 (17.31%) PKI
17 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 9 (17.31%) Intrusion Detection

Information Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Wireless Security
1 20 (38.46%) Wireless
2 17 (32.69%) Network Security
2 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
3 9 (17.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (13.46%) Firewall
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) VPN
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
General
1 24 (46.15%) Law
2 11 (21.15%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 9 (17.31%) PKI
4 6 (11.54%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.77%) CESG
6 2 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.92%) RMADS
7 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (98.08%) Information Security
2 21 (40.38%) Database Security
3 20 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
4 19 (36.54%) Risk Management
4 19 (36.54%) Incident Management
5 16 (30.77%) Network Design
6 10 (19.23%) Information Security Management
6 10 (19.23%) Security Management
7 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (17.31%) ITIL
8 6 (11.54%) Change Control
9 5 (9.62%) Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
10 4 (7.69%) Information Assurance
11 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
12 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.85%) Change Management
12 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.85%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
1 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) Perl
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) C
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (84.62%) CISSP
2 30 (57.69%) CISM
3 29 (55.77%) CEH
4 25 (48.08%) Degree
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (13.46%) CCNP
6 6 (11.54%) ISSAP
6 6 (11.54%) ISSMP
7 5 (9.62%) CCNA
8 2 (3.85%) CISA
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.85%) CISMP
8 2 (3.85%) ISSEP
8 2 (3.85%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) MCTS
9 1 (1.92%) MCITP
9 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) COBIT
2 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Snort
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (13.46%) Nessus
3 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) McAfee
2 20 (38.46%) Symantec
3 18 (34.62%) IronPort
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.46%) Tripwire
6 6 (11.54%) Websense
6 6 (11.54%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.77%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.77%) Juniper
8 2 (3.85%) F5
9 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.92%) Trend Micro
9 1 (1.92%) Qualys
9 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.92%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.92%) Sophos
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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