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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 583 621 657
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 31 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.057% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.059% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 7
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
IT 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
36094 42172 43922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.71% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31298 35884 36546
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 £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 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 +50 6 £70,000 -13.84% 1
IT Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 43 (58.90%) Firewall
2 31 (42.47%) Windows
3 26 (35.62%) Network Security
4 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
4 23 (31.51%) CISSP
4 23 (31.51%) Finance
5 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
6 20 (27.40%) VPN
7 19 (26.03%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (24.66%) SIEM
8 18 (24.66%) Cisco
9 17 (23.29%) ITIL
9 17 (23.29%) Information Security
10 16 (21.92%) CheckPoint
10 16 (21.92%) Security Operations
11 15 (20.55%) PCI DSS
11 15 (20.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (17.81%) Change Management
12 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
12 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
13 12 (16.44%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
13 12 (16.44%) WAN
14 11 (15.07%) LAN
14 11 (15.07%) CCNP
14 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
15 10 (13.70%) Replication
15 10 (13.70%) CCSA
15 10 (13.70%) CCSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (58.90%) Firewall
2 26 (35.62%) Network Security
3 20 (27.40%) VPN
4 12 (16.44%) WAN
5 11 (15.07%) LAN
6 10 (13.70%) DHCP
6 10 (13.70%) DNS
7 8 (10.96%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.96%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (8.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (8.22%) MPLS
8 6 (8.22%) VLAN
9 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
11 3 (4.11%) BGP
11 3 (4.11%) Internet
11 3 (4.11%) Wireless
12 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
12 2 (2.74%) VoIP
12 2 (2.74%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Law
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.70%) Blackberry
2 10 (13.70%) Replication
3 8 (10.96%) RSA SecurID
4 6 (8.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.48%) Shadow IT
7 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.11%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (4.11%) Online Banking
8 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.37%) CCTV
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
2 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (13.70%) Windows XP
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) VMS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Vulnerability Management
2 18 (24.66%) SIEM
3 17 (23.29%) Information Security
3 17 (23.29%) ITIL
4 16 (21.92%) Security Operations
5 13 (17.81%) Change Management
6 12 (16.44%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (13.70%) ITIL V3
7 10 (13.70%) Network Management
8 9 (12.33%) Attack Monitoring
8 9 (12.33%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.59%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.85%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (5.48%) Network Design
11 4 (5.48%) OWASP
11 4 (5.48%) Presales
11 4 (5.48%) Threat Management
11 4 (5.48%) Threat Modelling
11 4 (5.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) Perl
2 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.11%) Python
3 2 (2.74%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.37%) C
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) CISSP
2 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
2 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (15.07%) CCNP
5 10 (13.70%) CCSA
5 10 (13.70%) CCSE
6 8 (10.96%) CCSP
7 7 (9.59%) Degree
8 6 (8.22%) SANS
9 5 (6.85%) CEH
9 5 (6.85%) CISM
9 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
10 4 (5.48%) CCNA
11 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.74%) CCDP
13 1 (1.37%) CCIE
13 1 (1.37%) GCED
13 1 (1.37%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (20.55%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.96%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) COBIT
4 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.11%) XenApp
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Nessus
2 4 (5.48%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.48%) Nmap
3 2 (2.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) WSUS
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) Cisco
3 16 (21.92%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.33%) Palo Alto
5 6 (8.22%) Cyber-Ark
6 5 (6.85%) Intel Security
6 5 (6.85%) LogRhythm
6 5 (6.85%) Splunk
7 4 (5.48%) Dell
7 4 (5.48%) Forcepoint
7 4 (5.48%) Radware
7 4 (5.48%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.48%) Tripwire
8 3 (4.11%) Citrix
8 3 (4.11%) HP
8 3 (4.11%) VMware
9 2 (2.74%) Juniper
9 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.37%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.37%) F5
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