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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Engineer
Rank 543 643 631
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 59 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.049% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.051% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 29
Median salary £76,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £58,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
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
33772 41577 43192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.90% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28751 35402 36683
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +18 8 £72,500 +16.00% 3
Information Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 84 (100.00%) Information Security
2 52 (61.90%) Finance
3 45 (53.57%) Linux
4 39 (46.43%) Windows
5 33 (39.29%) Management Information System
5 33 (39.29%) Nessus
6 31 (36.90%) Splunk
7 30 (35.71%) SIEM
7 30 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
7 30 (35.71%) CISSP
8 25 (29.76%) Intel Security
9 23 (27.38%) CISM
9 23 (27.38%) Banking
9 23 (27.38%) Incident Management
9 23 (27.38%) Cyber-Ark
10 22 (26.19%) Aveksa
10 22 (26.19%) McAfee ePO
11 21 (25.00%) GIAC
11 21 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
12 20 (23.81%) Cisco
13 19 (22.62%) CISA
14 18 (21.43%) Bomgar
15 17 (20.24%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (20.24%) Firewall
16 15 (17.86%) Network Security
17 14 (16.67%) CheckPoint
18 13 (15.48%) Juniper
19 12 (14.29%) Security Operations
20 11 (13.10%) AlienVault
20 11 (13.10%) 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 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) Apache
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) JBoss
2 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) Firewall
1 17 (20.24%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (17.86%) Network Security
3 6 (7.14%) Wireless
4 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.76%) Wireless Security
5 2 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.19%) LDAP
6 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) AppScan
1 4 (4.76%) Burp Suite
1 4 (4.76%) Paros
1 4 (4.76%) WebScarab
General
1 52 (61.90%) Finance
2 23 (27.38%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Publishing
4 2 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) SailPoint
2 5 (5.95%) .NET
3 4 (4.76%) ELK Stack
4 3 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) SAML
5 1 (1.19%) SPNEGO
5 1 (1.19%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.95%) PKI
5 4 (4.76%) Derivative
6 3 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.38%) Physics
8 1 (1.19%) CESG
8 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Linux
2 39 (46.43%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.19%) CentOS
5 1 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) Information Security
2 30 (35.71%) SIEM
2 30 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 23 (27.38%) Incident Management
4 21 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 12 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 10 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.33%) SDLC
9 6 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (7.14%) Patch Management
9 6 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (5.95%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.95%) Fund Management
10 5 (5.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 5 (5.95%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) Python
3 5 (5.95%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) C++
5 3 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (35.71%) CISSP
2 23 (27.38%) CISM
3 21 (25.00%) GIAC
4 19 (22.62%) CISA
5 11 (13.10%) Degree
6 9 (10.71%) CEH
7 4 (4.76%) SANS
7 4 (4.76%) SSCP
8 3 (3.57%) CCNP
8 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.38%) CRISC
9 2 (2.38%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.19%) CCNA
10 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) FISMA
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Snort
2 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.19%) iptables
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (39.29%) Nessus
2 22 (26.19%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.76%) Kibana
3 4 (4.76%) logstash
3 4 (4.76%) SCCM
3 4 (4.76%) WSUS
4 3 (3.57%) QRadar
5 1 (1.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) Splunk
2 25 (29.76%) Intel Security
3 23 (27.38%) Cyber-Ark
4 22 (26.19%) Aveksa
5 20 (23.81%) Cisco
6 18 (21.43%) Bomgar
7 14 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 13 (15.48%) Juniper
9 11 (13.10%) AlienVault
9 11 (13.10%) Fortinet
9 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.14%) Palo Alto
11 5 (5.95%) IBM
12 4 (4.76%) Google
13 2 (2.38%) ArcSight
13 2 (2.38%) Blue Coat
13 2 (2.38%) FireEye
13 2 (2.38%) Forcepoint
13 2 (2.38%) Radware
13 2 (2.38%) Sophos
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
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