The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 347 404 449
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 297 278 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 251 250 174
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
36269 42190 43955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.80% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31416 35930 36568
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 £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in London

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in London

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 Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 +41 44 £70,000 +27.27% 13
Hayes - 10 £34,250 -
Canary Wharf -5 1 £47,500 -29.62%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Security Engineer in the job title.

1 422 (64.62%) Firewall
2 397 (60.80%) Network Security
3 312 (47.78%) Cisco
4 248 (37.98%) CheckPoint
5 206 (31.55%) Palo Alto
6 189 (28.94%) Cisco Certification
7 183 (28.02%) Cisco ASA
8 177 (27.11%) VPN
9 161 (24.66%) Information Security
10 147 (22.51%) Linux
11 146 (22.36%) CCNP
11 146 (22.36%) SIEM
12 138 (21.13%) Windows
13 121 (18.53%) Finance
14 112 (17.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 109 (16.69%) Juniper
16 96 (14.70%) Degree
17 92 (14.09%) Intrusion Detection
17 92 (14.09%) Kalman Filter
18 90 (13.78%) Amazon AWS
19 87 (13.32%) CCNA
20 85 (13.02%) CISSP
21 79 (12.10%) Microsoft
21 79 (12.10%) Data Centre
22 78 (11.94%) Intel Security
23 77 (11.79%) Banking
24 74 (11.33%) LAN
24 74 (11.33%) Fortinet
25 72 (11.03%) WAN
26 69 (10.57%) Wireless

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 13 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (1.99%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.68%) OpenStack
3 10 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.15%) Apache
7 1 (0.15%) Confluence
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.15%) nginx
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.07%) MS Office
2 7 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Bankmaster
1 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 90 (13.78%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (5.05%) SaaS
4 14 (2.14%) IaaS
5 12 (1.84%) PaaS
6 11 (1.68%) Office 365
7 7 (1.07%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.92%) GitHub
9 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 422 (64.62%) Firewall
2 397 (60.80%) Network Security
3 183 (28.02%) Cisco ASA
4 177 (27.11%) VPN
5 92 (14.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 74 (11.33%) LAN
7 72 (11.03%) WAN
8 69 (10.57%) Wireless
9 68 (10.41%) Cisco ISE
10 67 (10.26%) SSL
11 55 (8.42%) TCP/IP
12 44 (6.74%) Internet
13 37 (5.67%) DNS
13 37 (5.67%) MPLS
14 33 (5.05%) BGP
15 32 (4.90%) EIGRP
16 30 (4.59%) DHCP
17 23 (3.52%) OSPF
18 22 (3.37%) IPsec
18 22 (3.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (0.77%) Apache Hive
4 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.46%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.31%) Big Data
5 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) MySQL
6 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.15%) AppScan
4 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.15%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.15%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.15%) Selenium
4 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 121 (18.53%) Finance
2 77 (11.79%) Banking
3 58 (8.88%) Telecoms
4 51 (7.81%) Law
5 31 (4.75%) Retail
6 12 (1.84%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.84%) Legal
7 9 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.38%) Games
8 8 (1.23%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.77%) Publishing
10 3 (0.46%) Arabic Language
10 3 (0.46%) Electronics
10 3 (0.46%) Marketing
10 3 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.46%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.31%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.59%) Web Services
2 18 (2.76%) 802.1X
3 10 (1.53%) .NET
4 8 (1.23%) ELK Stack
5 5 (0.77%) SAML
6 4 (0.61%) Middleware
6 4 (0.61%) Node.js
6 4 (0.61%) Regular Expression
6 4 (0.61%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.46%) XMPP
8 2 (0.31%) J2EE
8 2 (0.31%) OpenVZ
8 2 (0.31%) RESTful
9 1 (0.15%) HTML
9 1 (0.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.10%) Data Centre
2 56 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 53 (8.12%) Management Information System
4 51 (7.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 50 (7.66%) RSA SecurID
6 36 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (5.05%) PKI
8 27 (4.13%) Cryptography
9 18 (2.76%) Public Cloud
10 14 (2.14%) Replication
11 11 (1.68%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.68%) Internet of Things
12 10 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (1.23%) Online Games
13 8 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (1.07%) Statistics
15 5 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (0.77%) Fintech
15 5 (0.77%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 147 (22.51%) Linux
2 138 (21.13%) Windows
3 45 (6.89%) Unix
4 44 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.30%) Windows 8
7 13 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.68%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.23%) Android
10 7 (1.07%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.07%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.61%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.31%) CentOS
14 2 (0.31%) Debian
14 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.31%) VMS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (24.66%) Information Security
2 146 (22.36%) SIEM
3 92 (14.09%) Kalman Filter
4 67 (10.26%) Presales
4 67 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 66 (10.11%) ITIL
6 65 (9.95%) Cybersecurity
6 65 (9.95%) Security Architecture
7 64 (9.80%) Security Operations
8 59 (9.04%) Penetration Testing
9 56 (8.58%) Network Management
10 53 (8.12%) Service Delivery
11 50 (7.66%) Change Management
12 42 (6.43%) Incident Management
13 41 (6.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 39 (5.97%) DDoS Mitigation
15 33 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (5.05%) E-Commerce
15 33 (5.05%) Migration
16 31 (4.75%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (9.04%) Python
2 50 (7.66%) Ruby
3 45 (6.89%) SQL
4 43 (6.58%) Java
5 38 (5.82%) Perl
6 35 (5.36%) C
7 20 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.60%) PHP
9 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.23%) Scala
10 7 (1.07%) C++
11 5 (0.77%) C#
11 5 (0.77%) Go
11 5 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.77%) VBScript
12 4 (0.61%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.31%) VB
14 1 (0.15%) Groovy
14 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 189 (28.94%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (22.36%) CCNP
3 96 (14.70%) Degree
4 87 (13.32%) CCNA
5 85 (13.02%) CISSP
6 45 (6.89%) Security Cleared
7 42 (6.43%) CISM
8 38 (5.82%) CCSA
9 37 (5.67%) CCSE
10 36 (5.51%) CEH
11 35 (5.36%) GIAC
12 31 (4.75%) SSCP
13 30 (4.59%) CCIE
14 28 (4.29%) CCSP
14 28 (4.29%) SC Cleared
15 27 (4.13%) CCIP
16 25 (3.83%) SANS
17 14 (2.14%) CCDP
18 13 (1.99%) CISA
19 10 (1.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (17.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (7.66%) SLA
3 34 (5.21%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.07%) COBIT
5 6 (0.92%) QA
6 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) FISMA
7 1 (0.15%) GPG13
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 67 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.45%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.23%) Snort
4 8 (1.23%) vSphere
5 4 (0.61%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.46%) XenApp
7 2 (0.31%) Docker
7 2 (0.31%) KVM
7 2 (0.31%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) Varnish
8 1 (0.15%) vCloud
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (8.42%) FortiGate
2 38 (5.82%) Nessus
3 37 (5.67%) Puppet
4 29 (4.44%) Ansible
5 23 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (2.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 13 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (1.53%) QRadar
10 8 (1.23%) Kibana
10 8 (1.23%) logstash
10 8 (1.23%) Nmap
11 7 (1.07%) WSUS
12 6 (0.92%) Nagios
12 6 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (0.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.77%) SCCM
14 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
15 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
15 3 (0.46%) Cacti
Vendors
1 312 (47.78%) Cisco
2 248 (37.98%) CheckPoint
3 206 (31.55%) Palo Alto
4 109 (16.69%) Juniper
5 79 (12.10%) Microsoft
6 78 (11.94%) Intel Security
7 74 (11.33%) Fortinet
8 52 (7.96%) F5
9 44 (6.74%) Cyber-Ark
10 43 (6.58%) Riverbed
11 38 (5.82%) ArcSight
11 38 (5.82%) Qualys
12 37 (5.67%) Meraki
13 36 (5.51%) SolarWinds
14 35 (5.36%) Splunk
15 32 (4.90%) HP
16 31 (4.75%) VMware
17 28 (4.29%) Aruba
18 27 (4.13%) FireEye
19 23 (3.52%) AlgoSec
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £80,000 to £93,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 pa + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater London
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 32000 Per Annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per day + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 8 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £61000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Options (Early Stage)
Posted: 3 days ago