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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 586 656 665
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 37 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.052% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.054% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 22
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,750 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,250 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,875 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
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
37652 42452 46371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32727 35932 38874
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Romford - 7 £25,000 -
City of London +51 5 £70,000 +33.33% 1
IT Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 58 (71.60%) Firewall
2 45 (55.56%) Windows
3 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
4 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
5 25 (30.86%) Cisco
6 23 (28.40%) Finance
7 22 (27.16%) VPN
8 21 (25.93%) CISSP
8 21 (25.93%) CheckPoint
8 21 (25.93%) Network Security
9 20 (24.69%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
10 19 (23.46%) SIEM
11 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
11 17 (20.99%) ITIL
11 17 (20.99%) PCI DSS
11 17 (20.99%) SC Cleared
12 16 (19.75%) Linux
13 15 (18.52%) WAN
13 15 (18.52%) CCNP
13 15 (18.52%) Security Operations
14 14 (17.28%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (17.28%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (17.28%) LAN
14 14 (17.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
16 12 (14.81%) Office 365
16 12 (14.81%) Windows 8
16 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010

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 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Office 365
2 8 (9.88%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (71.60%) Firewall
2 22 (27.16%) VPN
3 21 (25.93%) Network Security
4 15 (18.52%) WAN
5 14 (17.28%) LAN
6 12 (14.81%) DHCP
6 12 (14.81%) DNS
6 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
7 11 (13.58%) MPLS
8 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (9.88%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (9.88%) VLAN
9 8 (9.88%) Wireshark
10 5 (6.17%) SAN
11 4 (4.94%) BGP
12 3 (3.70%) EIGRP
12 3 (3.70%) VoIP
13 2 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (28.40%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Middleware
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Blackberry
1 12 (14.81%) Replication
2 8 (9.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (9.88%) RSA SecurID
3 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.70%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (55.56%) Windows
2 16 (19.75%) Linux
3 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.81%) Windows 8
4 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 8 (9.88%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) SIEM
2 17 (20.99%) ITIL
3 15 (18.52%) Security Operations
4 14 (17.28%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (17.28%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (13.58%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (13.58%) Network Management
6 10 (12.35%) Attack Monitoring
6 10 (12.35%) Change Management
6 10 (12.35%) Information Security
6 10 (12.35%) ITIL V3
7 8 (9.88%) Network Design
7 8 (9.88%) Presales
8 5 (6.17%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Security Architecture
9 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.94%) Security Management
10 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (3.70%) Online Marketing
10 3 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) C
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.47%) Perl
3 2 (2.47%) PHP
3 2 (2.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) CISSP
2 20 (24.69%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (20.99%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
4 15 (18.52%) CCNP
5 10 (12.35%) CCSA
5 10 (12.35%) CCSE
6 9 (11.11%) CCSP
6 9 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 8 (9.88%) CCNA
8 5 (6.17%) Degree
9 3 (3.70%) CCIE
9 3 (3.70%) CEH
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.70%) MCSE
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.47%) CCDP
10 2 (2.47%) SANS
11 1 (1.23%) CISM
11 1 (1.23%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) PCI DSS
2 14 (17.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (9.88%) SLA
4 2 (2.47%) COBIT
5 1 (1.23%) QA
5 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.11%) vSphere
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) Nessus
2 8 (9.88%) Nmap
3 6 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.23%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (1.23%) SCCM
5 1 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.86%) Cisco
3 21 (25.93%) CheckPoint
4 12 (14.81%) VMware
5 10 (12.35%) Palo Alto
6 9 (11.11%) LogRhythm
7 8 (9.88%) Dell
7 8 (9.88%) Forcepoint
7 8 (9.88%) Radware
7 8 (9.88%) SonicWALL
7 8 (9.88%) Tripwire
8 7 (8.64%) Citrix
8 7 (8.64%) HP
9 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.17%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (4.94%) Intel Security
12 3 (3.70%) Altiris
12 3 (3.70%) EMC
12 3 (3.70%) Juniper
12 3 (3.70%) Splunk
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago