The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had IT Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Engineer
England / London
Rank 565 623 616
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 23 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.061% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.064% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 16
Median salary £54,000 £57,500 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.08% +14.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured IT Security Engineer in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 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 +25 5 £26,000 -51.40%
IT Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT 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 IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (51.11%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) CISSP
3 19 (42.22%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) Network Security
4 17 (37.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (35.56%) Security Operations
6 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 15 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (26.67%) Cisco
8 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
9 11 (24.44%) Information Security
9 11 (24.44%) SIEM
10 9 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 9 (20.00%) Intel Security
11 8 (17.78%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (17.78%) Wireless
11 8 (17.78%) Symantec
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.78%) ITIL
11 8 (17.78%) LAN
11 8 (17.78%) WAN
12 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
12 7 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (15.56%) Palo Alto
13 6 (13.33%) Attack Monitoring
13 6 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention

IT 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 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) Firewall
2 19 (42.22%) Network Security
3 8 (17.78%) LAN
3 8 (17.78%) WAN
3 8 (17.78%) Wireless
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.89%) Internet
6 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.89%) VPN
7 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (4.44%) VLAN
8 2 (4.44%) Wireless Security
9 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Shadow IT
4 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.44%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.22%) CCTV
6 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) VMS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Vulnerability Management
2 16 (35.56%) Security Operations
3 11 (24.44%) Information Security
3 11 (24.44%) SIEM
4 8 (17.78%) ITIL
5 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
5 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Attack Monitoring
6 6 (13.33%) Change Management
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.89%) Security Management
7 4 (8.89%) Service Management
7 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) Threat Management
7 4 (8.89%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) CISSP
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.33%) CISM
4 5 (11.11%) SANS
5 4 (8.89%) CEH
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.44%) CCNA
7 2 (4.44%) CCNP
7 2 (4.44%) CCSA
7 2 (4.44%) CCSE
7 2 (4.44%) CCSP
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) GCED
8 1 (2.22%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) vSphere
2 3 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (8.89%) FortiGate
3 4 (8.89%) Nessus
4 3 (6.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (6.67%) Nmap
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.22%) SCCM
6 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
3 9 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 8 (17.78%) Symantec
5 7 (15.56%) Palo Alto
6 6 (13.33%) F5
7 5 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
7 5 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 4 (8.89%) Aruba
8 4 (8.89%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (8.89%) Juniper
8 4 (8.89%) LogRhythm
8 4 (8.89%) SonicWALL
8 4 (8.89%) WatchGuard
9 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 3 (6.67%) Forcepoint
9 3 (6.67%) HP
9 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.67%) VMware
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