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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 611 641 654
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 47 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.038% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.040% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 47 12 34
Median salary £52,500 £38,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
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
40326 42640 46978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.81% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34966 35890 38832
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 - 6 £25,000 -
City of London - 1 £62,500 - 1
IT Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 57 (78.08%) Firewall
2 52 (71.23%) Windows
3 40 (54.79%) Active Directory
4 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
5 27 (36.99%) Cisco
6 25 (34.25%) Finance
7 23 (31.51%) WAN
7 23 (31.51%) LAN
8 22 (30.14%) CheckPoint
8 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
8 22 (30.14%) SIEM
9 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
10 20 (27.40%) VMware
11 19 (26.03%) PCI DSS
12 18 (24.66%) Linux
12 18 (24.66%) Security Operations
13 17 (23.29%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (23.29%) TCP/IP
13 17 (23.29%) CISSP
13 17 (23.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (21.92%) VPN
14 16 (21.92%) vSphere
15 15 (20.55%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (20.55%) LogRhythm
15 15 (20.55%) Forcepoint
15 15 (20.55%) Network Security
16 14 (19.18%) Wireshark
16 14 (19.18%) Nessus
16 14 (19.18%) Tripwire
16 14 (19.18%) Nmap

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 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Mimecast
2 12 (16.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (78.08%) Firewall
2 23 (31.51%) LAN
2 23 (31.51%) WAN
3 17 (23.29%) TCP/IP
4 16 (21.92%) VPN
5 15 (20.55%) Network Security
6 14 (19.18%) Wireshark
7 12 (16.44%) DHCP
7 12 (16.44%) DNS
8 9 (12.33%) MPLS
9 8 (10.96%) VLAN
10 7 (9.59%) SAN
11 5 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.11%) BGP
12 3 (4.11%) Cisco ISE
13 2 (2.74%) Internet
13 2 (2.74%) OSPF
13 2 (2.74%) VoIP
14 1 (1.37%) EIGRP
14 1 (1.37%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Advertising
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Blackberry
1 11 (15.07%) Replication
2 8 (10.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.48%) EMC VNX
4 4 (5.48%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (4.11%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (71.23%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
3 18 (24.66%) Linux
4 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (15.07%) Windows 8
5 11 (15.07%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.22%) Unix
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) SIEM
2 18 (24.66%) Security Operations
3 17 (23.29%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (20.55%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (19.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (15.07%) Attack Monitoring
6 11 (15.07%) ITIL
7 10 (13.70%) Information Security
8 9 (12.33%) Presales
9 8 (10.96%) Network Design
10 4 (5.48%) Change Management
10 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.48%) Network Management
10 4 (5.48%) Security Architecture
10 4 (5.48%) Security Management
11 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
11 3 (4.11%) Online Marketing
12 2 (2.74%) Migration
12 2 (2.74%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.11%) C
3 3 (4.11%) Python
4 2 (2.74%) Perl
4 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) CISSP
2 14 (19.18%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.33%) CCNP
4 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.59%) CCNA
6 5 (6.85%) Degree
7 4 (5.48%) CCSP
7 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.11%) CCIE
8 3 (4.11%) CCSA
8 3 (4.11%) CCSE
8 3 (4.11%) MCSE
8 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.74%) CEH
10 1 (1.37%) CISM
10 1 (1.37%) GCIA
10 1 (1.37%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.03%) PCI DSS
2 17 (23.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.48%) SLA
4 2 (2.74%) COBIT
5 1 (1.37%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (54.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.92%) vSphere
3 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (17.81%) XenApp
5 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Nessus
1 14 (19.18%) Nmap
2 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.48%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.37%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Cisco
3 22 (30.14%) CheckPoint
4 20 (27.40%) VMware
5 15 (20.55%) Forcepoint
5 15 (20.55%) LogRhythm
6 14 (19.18%) HP
6 14 (19.18%) Tripwire
7 13 (17.81%) Citrix
8 8 (10.96%) Dell
8 8 (10.96%) Radware
8 8 (10.96%) SonicWALL
9 7 (9.59%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.48%) Altiris
10 4 (5.48%) EMC
10 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
11 3 (4.11%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (4.11%) Varonis
12 2 (2.74%) AlienVault
13 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
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