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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 330 420 480
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 334 272 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.61% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.64% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 282 252 173
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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% -

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 July 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 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
City of London +50 61 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Romford - 7 £25,000 -
Orpington - 4 £45,000 -
Hayes - 3 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 - 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 467 (65.68%) Firewall
2 405 (56.96%) Network Security
3 360 (50.63%) Cisco
4 279 (39.24%) CheckPoint
5 246 (34.60%) Cisco Certification
6 228 (32.07%) Palo Alto
7 213 (29.96%) Cisco ASA
8 191 (26.86%) VPN
9 183 (25.74%) CCNP
10 182 (25.60%) SIEM
11 156 (21.94%) Juniper
12 153 (21.52%) Finance
13 145 (20.39%) Information Security
14 141 (19.83%) Linux
15 136 (19.13%) Windows
16 116 (16.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 111 (15.61%) CCNA
18 105 (14.77%) WAN
19 101 (14.21%) Degree
20 94 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
21 93 (13.08%) LAN
22 92 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
23 91 (12.80%) CISSP
24 90 (12.66%) Intrusion Detection
25 87 (12.24%) Presales
26 86 (12.10%) Active Directory
26 86 (12.10%) Microsoft
27 81 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
28 78 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
29 77 (10.83%) Security Operations

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 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (0.98%) nginx
4 6 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.84%) OpenStack
4 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.84%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.56%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.28%) JBoss
7 2 (0.28%) SAS
8 1 (0.14%) Apache
8 1 (0.14%) Confluence
8 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.14%) IIS
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 40 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 94 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.67%) SaaS
4 13 (1.83%) Office 365
5 10 (1.41%) Mimecast
6 7 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.84%) GitHub
7 6 (0.84%) IaaS
8 4 (0.56%) PaaS
9 2 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 467 (65.68%) Firewall
2 405 (56.96%) Network Security
3 213 (29.96%) Cisco ASA
4 191 (26.86%) VPN
5 105 (14.77%) WAN
6 93 (13.08%) LAN
7 90 (12.66%) Intrusion Detection
8 75 (10.55%) TCP/IP
9 68 (9.56%) MPLS
10 67 (9.42%) Wireless
11 62 (8.72%) Cisco ISE
11 62 (8.72%) SSL
12 49 (6.89%) BGP
13 48 (6.75%) Internet
14 44 (6.19%) EIGRP
15 35 (4.92%) OSPF
16 32 (4.50%) VoIP
17 30 (4.22%) DNS
18 28 (3.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 27 (3.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
3 7 (0.98%) Hadoop
4 6 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.70%) Apache Hive
5 5 (0.70%) Big Data
6 3 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.28%) GIS
8 1 (0.14%) MySQL
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.27%) Metasploit
3 8 (1.13%) Burp Suite
3 8 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.98%) sqlmap
5 2 (0.28%) JIRA
5 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 153 (21.52%) Finance
2 55 (7.74%) Telecoms
3 54 (7.59%) Banking
4 33 (4.64%) Law
5 24 (3.38%) Retail
6 10 (1.41%) Legal
7 9 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 7 (0.98%) Publishing
9 6 (0.84%) Marketing
9 6 (0.84%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.56%) Games
11 3 (0.42%) Advertising
11 3 (0.42%) Arabic Language
11 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.42%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.95%) 802.1X
1 21 (2.95%) Web Services
2 14 (1.97%) SAML
3 9 (1.27%) Middleware
4 8 (1.13%) .NET
5 6 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.70%) Ajax
6 5 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.70%) ELK Stack
6 5 (0.70%) HTML
6 5 (0.70%) HTML5
7 2 (0.28%) Node.js
8 1 (0.14%) J2EE
8 1 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.14%) RESTful
8 1 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.14%) Sensu
8 1 (0.14%) XML
8 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 64 (9.00%) Data Centre
3 60 (8.44%) RSA SecurID
4 50 (7.03%) Computer Science
5 44 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (4.64%) Management Information System
7 32 (4.50%) PKI
8 26 (3.66%) Cryptography
9 16 (2.25%) Internet of Things
9 16 (2.25%) Replication
10 14 (1.97%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (1.41%) Fintech
13 8 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (1.13%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.98%) Statistics
15 6 (0.84%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
16 5 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
16 5 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 141 (19.83%) Linux
2 136 (19.13%) Windows
3 41 (5.77%) Unix
4 38 (5.34%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.25%) Windows 8
6 16 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.83%) Windows XP
8 11 (1.55%) Android
9 6 (0.84%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.56%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) Solaris
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (25.60%) SIEM
2 145 (20.39%) Information Security
3 92 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
4 87 (12.24%) Presales
5 81 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
6 78 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
7 77 (10.83%) Security Operations
8 70 (9.85%) ITIL
9 67 (9.42%) Network Management
10 61 (8.58%) Security Architecture
11 54 (7.59%) Service Delivery
12 52 (7.31%) Vulnerability Management
13 48 (6.75%) Change Management
14 47 (6.61%) DDoS Mitigation
15 41 (5.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 34 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (4.78%) Migration
17 32 (4.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 31 (4.36%) E-Commerce
18 31 (4.36%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 64 (9.00%) Python
2 59 (8.30%) Ruby
3 50 (7.03%) Java
4 47 (6.61%) C
5 46 (6.47%) SQL
6 39 (5.49%) Perl
7 23 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 22 (3.09%) PHP
9 8 (1.13%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.13%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.98%) C#
10 7 (0.98%) C++
11 5 (0.70%) VBScript
12 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.28%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.28%) Scala
14 1 (0.14%) Go
14 1 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 246 (34.60%) Cisco Certification
2 183 (25.74%) CCNP
3 111 (15.61%) CCNA
4 101 (14.21%) Degree
5 91 (12.80%) CISSP
6 66 (9.28%) Security Cleared
7 55 (7.74%) CCIE
8 54 (7.59%) CCSA
9 52 (7.31%) CCSE
10 42 (5.91%) CISM
10 42 (5.91%) SC Cleared
11 40 (5.63%) SSCP
12 34 (4.78%) CEH
13 32 (4.50%) CCIP
14 31 (4.36%) CCSP
15 28 (3.94%) GIAC
16 25 (3.52%) SANS
17 17 (2.39%) DV Cleared
18 11 (1.55%) CCDP
19 8 (1.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (16.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (6.05%) SLA
3 33 (4.64%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.83%) COBIT
5 8 (1.13%) QA
6 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.97%) vSphere
5 10 (1.41%) XenApp
6 7 (0.98%) Varnish
7 4 (0.56%) KVM
8 3 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.28%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.14%) Docker
10 1 (0.14%) Firmware
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.14%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (6.75%) Puppet
2 36 (5.06%) Nessus
3 34 (4.78%) Ansible
4 31 (4.36%) FortiGate
5 24 (3.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 24 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
7 11 (1.55%) Nmap
8 8 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.84%) logstash
9 6 (0.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.70%) Kibana
10 5 (0.70%) OpenVAS
10 5 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.70%) WSUS
11 4 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.56%) Nagios
11 4 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.56%) SCCM
12 3 (0.42%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 360 (50.63%) Cisco
2 279 (39.24%) CheckPoint
3 228 (32.07%) Palo Alto
4 156 (21.94%) Juniper
5 86 (12.10%) Microsoft
6 71 (9.99%) F5
7 69 (9.70%) Riverbed
8 68 (9.56%) SolarWinds
9 65 (9.14%) Intel Security
10 61 (8.58%) Fortinet
11 59 (8.30%) HP
12 55 (7.74%) Qualys
13 49 (6.89%) ArcSight
14 46 (6.47%) Meraki
15 38 (5.34%) Cyber-Ark
15 38 (5.34%) VMware
16 34 (4.78%) Splunk
17 30 (4.22%) AlgoSec
18 29 (4.08%) Blue Coat
19 25 (3.52%) Citrix
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston upon thames council
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + On Call Allowance _ Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + commission £15,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 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
Teddington, Middlesex
OLM Group Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago