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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 594 669 675
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 43 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.047% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.049% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 30
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,250 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £61,800 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +24.13%
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
37902 42783 47964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 36204 40194
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 1 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 1 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 - 10 £25,000 -
City of London +61 1 £52,500 - 3
IT Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 61 (79.22%) Firewall
2 48 (62.34%) Windows
3 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
4 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
5 26 (33.77%) Cisco
6 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
7 23 (29.87%) VPN
8 22 (28.57%) Finance
9 21 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 19 (24.68%) CISSP
10 19 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (24.68%) Network Security
11 18 (23.38%) WAN
11 18 (23.38%) SIEM
12 17 (22.08%) LAN
13 16 (20.78%) Linux
13 16 (20.78%) PCI DSS
13 16 (20.78%) SC Cleared
13 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
14 15 (19.48%) Windows Server
14 15 (19.48%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (18.18%) Office 365
15 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
15 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (18.18%) Replication
15 14 (18.18%) VMware

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 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Office 365
2 10 (12.99%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (79.22%) Firewall
2 23 (29.87%) VPN
3 19 (24.68%) Network Security
4 18 (23.38%) WAN
5 17 (22.08%) LAN
6 14 (18.18%) DHCP
6 14 (18.18%) DNS
7 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
8 10 (12.99%) MPLS
8 10 (12.99%) Wireshark
9 9 (11.69%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (10.39%) VLAN
11 7 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (6.49%) SAN
13 3 (3.90%) BGP
14 2 (2.60%) EIGRP
14 2 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (2.60%) VoIP
15 1 (1.30%) Multicast
15 1 (1.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 14 (18.18%) Replication
2 8 (10.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.90%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.90%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Windows
2 16 (20.78%) Linux
3 15 (19.48%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.79%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) SIEM
2 15 (19.48%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (18.18%) ITIL
4 13 (16.88%) Security Operations
4 13 (16.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (11.69%) Attack Monitoring
5 9 (11.69%) Change Management
5 9 (11.69%) ITIL V3
5 9 (11.69%) Network Management
6 8 (10.39%) Information Security
6 8 (10.39%) Network Design
6 8 (10.39%) Presales
7 5 (6.49%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Security Management
9 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.90%) Online Marketing
9 3 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (2.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C
2 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.60%) Perl
3 2 (2.60%) PHP
3 2 (2.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (24.68%) CISSP
2 16 (20.78%) SC Cleared
2 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
3 14 (18.18%) CCNP
4 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
5 8 (10.39%) CCNA
5 8 (10.39%) CCSA
5 8 (10.39%) CCSE
5 8 (10.39%) CCSP
6 5 (6.49%) Degree
7 3 (3.90%) CCIE
7 3 (3.90%) CEH
7 3 (3.90%) MCSE
7 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.60%) SANS
9 1 (1.30%) GCED
9 1 (1.30%) GCIA
9 1 (1.30%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) PCI DSS
2 11 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (10.39%) SLA
4 2 (2.60%) COBIT
5 1 (1.30%) QA
5 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) vSphere
3 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Nessus
1 10 (12.99%) Nmap
2 8 (10.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.90%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.90%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.30%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.77%) Cisco
3 21 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 14 (18.18%) VMware
5 11 (14.29%) LogRhythm
6 10 (12.99%) Forcepoint
6 10 (12.99%) Tripwire
7 9 (11.69%) Citrix
7 9 (11.69%) HP
8 8 (10.39%) Dell
8 8 (10.39%) Palo Alto
8 8 (10.39%) Radware
8 8 (10.39%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.90%) Altiris
10 3 (3.90%) EMC
11 2 (2.60%) Juniper
12 1 (1.30%) AlienVault
12 1 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (1.30%) Varonis
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