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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Engineer
England / London
Rank 524 635 611
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 50 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.044% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.046% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 30
Median salary £72,500 £57,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +18.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £46,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £73,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%

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
31987 39555 40165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.15% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27071 34104 33934
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +37 10 £72,500 +18.36%
Information Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Information Security
2 73 (70.87%) Finance
3 62 (60.19%) Linux
4 43 (41.75%) SIEM
5 41 (39.81%) Splunk
5 41 (39.81%) Windows
5 41 (39.81%) CISSP
6 40 (38.83%) Nessus
7 39 (37.86%) Security Monitoring
8 35 (33.98%) Management Information System
9 34 (33.01%) Intel Security
10 33 (32.04%) CISM
10 33 (32.04%) Banking
10 33 (32.04%) McAfee ePO
10 33 (32.04%) CyberArk
11 31 (30.10%) Vulnerability Management
12 30 (29.13%) CISA
13 29 (28.16%) GIAC
14 27 (26.21%) Aveksa
14 27 (26.21%) Cybereason
15 25 (24.27%) Identity Access Management
15 25 (24.27%) Incident Management
16 23 (22.33%) Bomgar
16 23 (22.33%) PowerBroker
16 23 (22.33%) Privileged Access Management
17 21 (20.39%) Network Security
17 21 (20.39%) Cisco
17 21 (20.39%) Python
18 20 (19.42%) Security Operations
19 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (0.97%) Apache
1 1 (0.97%) IIS
1 1 (0.97%) JBoss
1 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) Network Security
2 18 (17.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (12.62%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.97%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.97%) LDAP
4 1 (0.97%) VPN
4 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) AppScan
1 4 (3.88%) Burp Suite
1 4 (3.88%) Paros
1 4 (3.88%) WebScarab
General
1 73 (70.87%) Finance
2 33 (32.04%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Publishing
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) SailPoint
2 4 (3.88%) .NET
3 3 (2.91%) Web Services
4 1 (0.97%) SAML
4 1 (0.97%) SPNEGO
4 1 (0.97%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.98%) Management Information System
2 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) PKI
5 4 (3.88%) Derivative
6 3 (2.91%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.97%) CESG
7 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 62 (60.19%) Linux
2 41 (39.81%) Windows
3 9 (8.74%) CentOS
3 9 (8.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 8 (7.77%) Unix
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Information Security
2 43 (41.75%) SIEM
3 39 (37.86%) Security Monitoring
4 31 (30.10%) Vulnerability Management
5 25 (24.27%) Identity Access Management
5 25 (24.27%) Incident Management
6 23 (22.33%) Privileged Access Management
7 20 (19.42%) Security Operations
8 14 (13.59%) SDLC
9 11 (10.68%) Identity Management
10 10 (9.71%) Compliance Audit
10 10 (9.71%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (8.74%) Change Control
12 7 (6.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (5.83%) Patch Management
14 5 (4.85%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (4.85%) Data Loss Prevention
14 5 (4.85%) Fund Management
14 5 (4.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 4 (3.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.39%) Python
2 15 (14.56%) Perl
3 14 (13.59%) SQL
4 9 (8.74%) Ruby
5 6 (5.83%) Bourne shell
5 6 (5.83%) Korn
6 4 (3.88%) Java
7 3 (2.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (39.81%) CISSP
2 33 (32.04%) CISM
3 30 (29.13%) CISA
4 29 (28.16%) GIAC
5 14 (13.59%) Degree
6 6 (5.83%) GISF
6 6 (5.83%) GSEC
7 5 (4.85%) CEH
8 4 (3.88%) SANS
9 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.94%) CCNP
10 2 (1.94%) CRISC
10 2 (1.94%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) FISMA
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Snort
2 9 (8.74%) iptables
3 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (38.83%) Nessus
2 33 (32.04%) McAfee ePO
3 23 (22.33%) PowerBroker
4 9 (8.74%) SELinux
5 4 (3.88%) CSIRT
5 4 (3.88%) SCCM
5 4 (3.88%) WSUS
6 1 (0.97%) QRadar
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Splunk
2 34 (33.01%) Intel Security
3 33 (32.04%) CyberArk
4 27 (26.21%) Aveksa
4 27 (26.21%) Cybereason
5 23 (22.33%) Bomgar
6 21 (20.39%) Cisco
7 15 (14.56%) CheckPoint
7 15 (14.56%) Juniper
8 14 (13.59%) AlienVault
8 14 (13.59%) Fortinet
9 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.74%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.83%) Qualys
10 6 (5.83%) Symantec
11 5 (4.85%) Palo Alto
12 4 (3.88%) IBM
13 1 (0.97%) Avaya
13 1 (0.97%) Oracle
13 1 (0.97%) SAP
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