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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Engineer
Rank 593 643 645
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 31 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.057% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.059% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 15
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £53,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +6.50%
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
36269 42190 43955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.80% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31416 35930 36568
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +48 4 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Information Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (58.82%) Management Information System
3 18 (52.94%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (47.06%) Linux
6 14 (41.18%) Finance
7 12 (35.29%) Nessus
8 11 (32.35%) Banking
8 11 (32.35%) GIAC
8 11 (32.35%) CISM
8 11 (32.35%) Firewall
8 11 (32.35%) CISSP
8 11 (32.35%) Intel Security
8 11 (32.35%) SIEM
8 11 (32.35%) Incident Management
9 10 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (26.47%) Cyber-Ark
10 9 (26.47%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (26.47%) Splunk
11 8 (23.53%) Bomgar
11 8 (23.53%) Aveksa
11 8 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (23.53%) CISA
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco
12 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.65%) Wireless
12 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (14.71%) Degree

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 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (17.65%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) Wireless Security
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) VLAN
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) ELK Stack
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) CESG
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (32.35%) Incident Management
3 11 (32.35%) SIEM
4 10 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (11.76%) Database Security
7 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.76%) Network Design
8 3 (8.82%) Fund Management
8 3 (8.82%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CISM
1 11 (32.35%) CISSP
1 11 (32.35%) GIAC
2 8 (23.53%) CISA
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 4 (11.76%) CEH
4 4 (11.76%) SSCP
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) CRISC
6 1 (2.94%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) FISMA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Snort
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Nessus
2 8 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (11.76%) Kibana
3 4 (11.76%) logstash
4 3 (8.82%) QRadar
5 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Intel Security
2 9 (26.47%) Cyber-Ark
2 9 (26.47%) Splunk
3 8 (23.53%) Aveksa
3 8 (23.53%) Bomgar
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.76%) Google
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
7 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) FireEye
7 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.88%) Radware
7 2 (5.88%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.94%) Varonis
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