The first table below looks at the demand for the IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Engineer
Rank 607 595 637
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 34 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.011% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.012% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 6
Average salary £62,500 £56,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45732 42382 52200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.91% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37760 35776 45275
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Security Engineer
England

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer across the London region.

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in London

IT Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

IT Security Engineer Salary Histogram in London

IT 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 IT Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
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Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
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City of London - 10 £61,500 -
IT Security Engineer
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IT Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (81.25%) Firewall
2 34 (70.83%) Websense
3 25 (52.08%) Linux
4 24 (50.00%) UNIX
5 23 (47.92%) Windows
5 23 (47.92%) CheckPoint
6 22 (45.83%) Cisco
7 18 (37.50%) Blue Coat
8 15 (31.25%) VPN
9 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
9 13 (27.08%) Internet
9 13 (27.08%) Juniper
9 13 (27.08%) SIEM
10 12 (25.00%) SaaS
10 12 (25.00%) SSL
10 12 (25.00%) LDAP
10 12 (25.00%) SMTP
10 12 (25.00%) HTTP
10 12 (25.00%) IPsec
11 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (20.83%) Aruba
12 10 (20.83%) Barracuda Networks
12 10 (20.83%) Wireless
12 10 (20.83%) Finance
13 9 (18.75%) McAfee
14 8 (16.67%) Security Management
14 8 (16.67%) CISSP
14 8 (16.67%) Network Security
14 8 (16.67%) Tufin
15 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (81.25%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) VPN
3 13 (27.08%) Internet
4 12 (25.00%) SSL
4 12 (25.00%) LDAP
4 12 (25.00%) SMTP
4 12 (25.00%) HTTP
4 12 (25.00%) IPsec
5 10 (20.83%) Wireless
6 8 (16.67%) Network Security
7 6 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (8.33%) tcpdump
8 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.17%) LAN
10 2 (4.17%) WAN
10 2 (4.17%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Law
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) SAML
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Linux
2 24 (50.00%) UNIX
3 23 (47.92%) Windows
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.33%) Solaris
5 4 (8.33%) FreeBSD
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) SIEM
2 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (16.67%) Security Management
4 7 (14.58%) Information Security
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.25%) Identity Management
7 2 (4.17%) OOP
7 2 (4.17%) OO
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Network Management
8 1 (2.08%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.08%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.08%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Perl
2 3 (6.25%) Ruby
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) CISSP
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.58%) CCNP
3 6 (12.50%) CCSE
4 2 (4.17%) SSCP
4 2 (4.17%) CISA
4 2 (4.17%) CISM
4 2 (4.17%) CSSLP
5 1 (2.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Snort
3 4 (8.33%) Nmap
4 2 (4.17%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Websense
2 23 (47.92%) CheckPoint
3 22 (45.83%) Cisco
4 18 (37.50%) Blue Coat
5 13 (27.08%) Juniper
6 10 (20.83%) Aruba
6 10 (20.83%) Barracuda Networks
7 9 (18.75%) McAfee
8 8 (16.67%) Tufin
9 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
10 4 (8.33%) Symantec
11 3 (6.25%) Lumension
11 3 (6.25%) Splunk
11 3 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (4.17%) Sophos
13 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
13 1 (2.08%) F5
13 1 (2.08%) VMware
13 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
13 1 (2.08%) Citrix
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