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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Engineer
Rank 636 633 705
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 16 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.075% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.078% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 5
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £46,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +59 3 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Hayes - 2 £50,000 -
Information Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 23 (71.88%) Firewall
4 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (59.38%) SIEM
6 17 (53.13%) PCI DSS
7 14 (43.75%) Degree
7 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
7 14 (43.75%) Network Security
7 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 11 (34.38%) Windows
8 11 (34.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (31.25%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (31.25%) Internet
9 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
10 9 (28.13%) SDLC
10 9 (28.13%) Security Operations
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (28.13%) CCNP
10 9 (28.13%) Linux
10 9 (28.13%) MCSE
10 9 (28.13%) VPN
10 9 (28.13%) VLAN
10 9 (28.13%) MCTS
10 9 (28.13%) MCITP
11 8 (25.00%) SQL
11 8 (25.00%) MySQL

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) Network Security
2 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 10 (31.25%) Internet
3 10 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (28.13%) VLAN
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) MySQL
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Polish Language
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.13%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (59.38%) SIEM
3 11 (34.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (31.25%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (28.13%) SDLC
5 9 (28.13%) Security Operations
6 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Computer Security
8 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Database Security
9 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
9 3 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (9.38%) Presales
9 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 2 (6.25%) ISMS
10 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (6.25%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (28.13%) CCNP
3 9 (28.13%) MCITP
3 9 (28.13%) MCSE
3 9 (28.13%) MCTS
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 2 (6.25%) CEH
6 1 (3.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) CRISC
6 1 (3.13%) GCIH
6 1 (3.13%) GISF
6 1 (3.13%) GSEC
6 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (53.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco
1 2 (6.25%) Juniper
1 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
1 2 (6.25%) Qualys
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
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